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Well-wishers greet new school superintendent

  • Jun 14, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Monday night Dr. Martin Laster and family watched as the school board unanimously approved a three-year contract starting at $98,000 per year."

Freeland gas station hearing gets the axe

  • Jun 14, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

Developers must reapply for permit

Two special events will raise funds for WICA

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

The Shifty Sailors and Late Nite Catechism coming to South Whidbey.

Sox retain Little League title

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

The South Whidbey Little League Red Sox reached the pinnacle of success for their fourth consecutive year Monday with a 12-2 win over Burlington in the Tournament of Champions.

Langley expands areas of influence

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Scrambling to catch up with Island County's planning effort of the past two years, the Langley City Council Wednesday approved an expanded urban growth area (UGA) and an enlarged joint planning area (JPA) that will put the city's and the county's comprehensive land use plans on the same temporal track."

Island mobilizes to help search for missing boy

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

Search and rescue personnel island-wide have been mobilized this week to help in the search for a 12-year-old boy who disappeared at Deception Pass State Park on Wednesday

School board chooses Laster as new Superintendent

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

Contract details being worked out.

Sheriff's Report

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

Entries from Island County Sheriff's log

Council tries to buck harbor lease

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Keying on some alleged preferential treatment given to the city of Friday Harbor by the state's Department of Natural Resources, Langley City Council agreed Wednesday that it is time for the city to get rid of an expensive tidelands lease it has with the state agency."

School Board hits the road to find superintendent

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

Trips to Darrington and Bellingham are part of an unusual mobile school board meeting set for June 7.

Stiffer penalties soon in effect for littering

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

The act of littering is about to become an expensive crime for those who dump garbage in rural Island County.

"Eggs beside road hatch, baby killdeers survive"

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

"With some protective help from the South Whidbey community, a pair of killdeers are proud parents of three little hatchlings."

Holiday kicks off busy season at Deception Park

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

">About 59,000 people from all over the state, and some from other states and countries, visited Deception Pass State Park over the Memorial Day weekend, according to Park Manager Bill Overby."

One hundred years at Fort Casey

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

Fort Casey - Whidbey Island's best-known and most-visited historical landmark - is 100 years old this year. And everybody's invited to the big birthday party.

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

Bring out the compliments at graduation time

"Hot, fast, and dusty"

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

"Bike race draws beginners, professionals, but no mud."

Trinity Lutheran to host Norwegian Ladies' Chorus

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

"The Norwegian Ladies Chorus will perform Sunday, June 11 at 3 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, with guest artist Vern Olsen and Whidbey Island members Alice Cydell, Christine Schwald and LaVerne Tiedeman."

Lighting the way

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

Youth Center artists decorate luminaria for Relay for Life

Off the Record

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:58AM

"Lighten up, boys and girls"

Sports Briefs

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:58AM

Sports events and recreational activities on South Whidbey.

Red Sox advance to title game again

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:58AM

The South Whidbey Senior Little League Red Sox defeated the South Skagit team 9-0 Saturday to set up the tournament championship game.

Quick action saves diver in Langley

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:58AM

A 47-year-old Coupeville woman was conscious and talking Tuesday morning at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after a near-fatal diving accident in the Langley Small Boat Harbor Monday evening.

Sentimental items missing from cemetery

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:58AM

"Becky Brager doesn't want to think that thieves would steal from the Langley Cemetery. Instead, she hopes there was just some misunderstanding and that the items decorating her husband's grave will be returned."

LMS graduates Class of 2000

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:58AM

"Langley Middle School's eighht grade Class of 2000 will graduate Friday, June 9 at 8:40 a.m. in the school's gymnasium."

"Class of 2000 reaps awards, scholarships"

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:58AM

"Last Thursday was a sweet night for many South Whidbey seniors, and not just because of the desserts served to the award winners and their parents. The thousands of dollars donated by Whidbey Island clubs and organizations will look sweet indeed when it comes time to pay for college costs next fall."

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