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Court alternative helps kids in trouble

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

What would be a fitting punishment for a teen-ager who is caught throwing eggs at a house? Maybe a weekend of picking up garbage and washing windows or researching and writing a report on chicken farming.

Hospital turns to building plans

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Island County voters said yes in September to a $5 million construction bond that will expand and remodel much of Whidbey General Hospital. But it will likely be the spring of 2001 before any real building gets started on site.

'Ruined Lives' video is released

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Produced with the help of South Whidbey High School students, Ruined Lives, the Dangers of Methamphetamines, has been released for viewing. The video about the dangers of drugs includes performances by students at the high school, as well as locals playing their real-life roles as FD 3 emergency responders, Island County Sheriff's deputies, hospital ER staffers, and Health Department personnel. "

It's pouring fish

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Dick Trefts, member of the Whidbey Island Chapter of Puget Sound Anglers, handles the business end of the pipe as thousands of young chinook salmon are poured into their holding pen at the Langley Small Boat Harbor. "

Students to the rescue

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Mod squad firefighters boost fire and rescue response team. While their friends were home watching television, talking on the phone, or doing homework these high school students were saving a man's life. "

Nordic Fest celebrates all things Scandinavian

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Daughters of Norway plan a day of music, crafts, and famous Norsk Kafe food at Nordic Fest on Nov. 4. The new book Defiant Courage: Norway's Longest WWII Escape will also be available for autographing by the author.The book tells the story of commando soldier Jan Baalsrud, a Norwegian saboteur who fled the Gestapo and battled the harsh Arctic cold in a journey to freedom. "

Five Falcon swimmers make a team

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"After three years of sending one or two swimmers to other schools to compete, South Whidbey High School finally has its first girls swim team. Five Falcon swimmers have combined their talents this year with a building girls program at Mariner High School. "

Falcon News

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

News from South Whidbey High School.

Concurrency changes aired by public works

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

What hath concurrency wrought South Whidbey residents will find out Thursday when the Island County Public Works Department unveils the draft of its updated transportation and capital facilities plans.

Slighly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Fall is a season seasoned with good tastes and smells.

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Presidential playoff series lacks drama

Fire safety training with the real thing

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Faced with a gas fire in the parking lot of the Langley Middle School, sixth grader Jessie Winn had a lot going through her mind when she grabbed a fire extinguisher to douse the flames. Winn was one of more than 100 students who took a turn at putting out the contained, practice fire set by Fire Protection District 3 volunteers in the school parking lot. "

FYI

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Reports from the Langley Police and Island County Sheriff's departments.

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Didn't like the slug fest? Here are some substitute Halloween recipes.

Parks organizes for ski season

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Get ready for ski season with South Whidbey Parks and Recreation. Upcoming is a ski swap and ski bus registration night, for youths and for adults, too. "

Skills Center hosts family night

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Students and families can visit the district's technical public high school, meet the instructors, and learn about the program offerings. Dinner will also be served. "

Holiday bazaar season opens with events at two Langley churches

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"The Langley United Methodist Women and the Women of St. Hubert both hold their annual holiday bazaars on Saturday, Nov. 4. "

Langley may remodel library basement

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Faced with a shortage of storage and a sudden $20,000 gift from the Friends of the Langley Library, the city of Langley is considering remodeling the library's barely-accessible, plastic-lined basement. "

South Whidbey bus ridership count down this year

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Last week, the South Whidbey School District completed its annual Counts Week, during which bus drivers count the number of children riding their buses over the course of five school years. The news from the buses, said bus garage supervisor Margaret Evans, is not good. On a daily basis, 1,387 children ride in school buses, down 128 from last year, and it will mean a drop in money from the state. "

Girl runners second to Baker at NCC

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Stronger and faster than in 1999, the 2000 Falcons gained ground on last year's and this year's champion, Mount Baker, and set the stage for a district showdown against the Mountaineers this Friday. "

Falcon boys runners take second at NCC championships

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Boys team upset by Lakewood, but Braden Giswold takes home individual honors and becomes South Whidbey High School's first individual boys cross country champion "

Falcon football team suffers historic defeat

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Even with some outstanding efforts, South Whidbey was unable to touch Meridian. They come home to play at Waterman Field this Friday. "

Sears house is Bayview bound

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"The historic house will be restored at Bayview Corner, after three years on blocks at the entrance to the Greenbank Farm. "

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

Check it out: Some clerks are too pushy.

Editor's column

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

There are plenty of choices for president.

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