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American Legion’s Poppy Girl looks forward to busy weekend

  • May 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:51AM

She’s only 5, but Keona Gran has a very important job this Memorial Day weekend. Keona has been chosen to be the American Legion Auxiliary’s Poppy Girl and she’ll assist the American Legion members in placing flags on veterans’ graves and lay down a poppy wreath at the cemeteries in Bayview and Langley.

Creosote clean-up scheduled at beach

  • May 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:51AM

FREELAND — Even though Tony Frantz won’t start creosote log clean-up work at Double Bluff Beach until Tuesday, he has been at the beach everyday lately combing through the driftwood.

Good Cheer begins move to new Bayview site

  • May 30, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

BAYVIEW — The Good Cheer Food Bank is making a big move this week. After nearly five decades in Langley, the food bank is moving to its new site in Bayview. “This is like Christmas to me,” said Kathy McLaughlin, executive director of Good Cheer. “We worked so hard for this thing and it is great to see it happening.”

Restrooms destroyed at Double Bluff Beach

  • May 30, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

FREELAND — Sometime early Monday morning, a suspected arsonist torched the restrooms at Double Bluff Beach and burned the toilets to the ground. There are no leads in the crime, but Island County Sheriff Mark Brown said the fire is suspicious in nature.

STATE CHAMPS!!!

  • May 30, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

TACOMA — The South Whidbey girls relay team and the Falcons’ basketball star-turned-tennis titan surpassed all expectations over the weekend. All but their own.

South End community gathers to pay tribute

  • May 30, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

CLINTON — Brothers and sisters, fathers and sons walked between the rows of graves in the Clinton Cemetery, many marked with small American flags. Earlier, Navy Lt. j.g. Andrew Brown had followed those same steps.

Teachers' union says contract talks are at a standstill

  • May 31, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

Contract talks between the South Whidbey teachers' union and the school district have stalled, and union officials said they will ask a state mediator to step in.

Clinton-Mukilteo ferry route down to one boat

  • Jun 1, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

Mechanical problems aboard the ferry M/V Cathlamet will limit the Clinton-Mukilteo route to one boat Friday morning, according to Washington State Ferries.

No ferries until 8 a.m. Friday

  • Jun 1, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

Washington State Ferries has now announced that the Clinton-Mukilteo route will be out of service until 8 a.m. Friday.

UPDATE: Friday's ferry service limited to hourly runs

  • Jun 1, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

Travelers should expect delays due to canceled sailings.

UPDATE: Clinton ferry now going to Edmonds

  • Jun 1, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

Washington State Ferries has closed the Mukilteo Ferry Terminal for emergency repairs after the terminal was struck by a ferry early Friday morning.

Thief burglarizes Clinton business

  • Jun 2, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:50AM

CLINTON

New mixed-use building planned in Langley

  • Jun 2, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

LANGLEY

Ferry crash leads to traffic nightmare

  • Jun 2, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

CLINTON

Environmentalists, county at odds over logging at Rhododendron Park

  • Jun 2, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

COUPEVILLE

WGH sees double double

  • Jun 2, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

COUPEVILLE

Good Cheer distribution center has moved

  • Jun 6, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

BAYVIEW - Good Cheer has completed the first part of its move to the new site of the food bank, retail goods collection and distribution center to Bayview. The Good Cheer team has started taking donations of resale items for the thrift store at their new home on Grimm Road Monday.

Sno-Isle looks at future of library system

  • Jun 6, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

Sno-Isle Libraries will be hosting a series of upcoming meetings to get feedback on its just-released plan for building and expanding libraries in the years to come. Library officials have scheduled seven open houses to talk about the new plan, which has been 18 months in the making. Called the

Cause of ferry crash still unknown

  • Jun 6, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

The investigation into Friday's ferry crash will take two weeks or so to complete, a state ferry spokeswoman said this week. The ferry M/V Cathlamet ran into the ferry terminal in Mukilteo at high speed last week and damaged a large group of pilings, called a dolphin.

Sheriff investigates rash of South End fires

  • Jun 6, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

FREELAND - A rash of suspicious fires in and around Freeland has the South Whidbey community worried and the Island County Sheriff's Office scrambling to find a suspect. The string of similar fires, which began more than a month ago, has drawn increased attention since the restroom facilities at Double Bluff Beach were destroyed some time on May 28.

Waterfront development creates a stir

  • Jun 6, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:49AM

LANGLEY

Fifth-graders love to learn with school

  • Jun 2, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48AM

Sally Thompson

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  • Jun 9, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48AM

Langley merchants plan ahead to make sure shoppers buy local LANGLEY

Langley police officer dies after battle with pneumonia

  • Jun 9, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48AM

LANGLEY

Teachers stage protest as contract talks continue

  • Jun 9, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48AM

LANGLEY

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