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Planning a permanent vacation? Check out @ Club Ded

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:14PM

"Richard Evans' new play is called a chilling musical. Directed by Evans himself and starring David Licastro, the extravagant production will run for two weekends at The Clyde in Langley. "

Help buy Space Camp T-shirts

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:14PM

"A group of 24 students and two adult chaperones traveling soon to Huntsville, Ala. for Space Camp/Aviation Challenge 2001 are asking for some financial assistance from the community to provide T-shirts for the group. "

Newman Ponds to become 'Earth Sanctuary'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:14PM

"While developers a mile down the highway stand accused of building an Exxon station in a wetland, a couple from Bellevue have a 500-year plan to make one of South Whidbey's most distinctive wetlands even better.Chuck and Claudia Pettis aren't kidding about the 500 years. "

Making false 911 report could become felony

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:14PM

Knowingly sending search and rescue personnel on a 911 wild goose chase would become a felony under a law proposed in the Legislature. The bill was prompted by an incident in Island County last August.

McDonald's looking again at Bayview

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:14PM

McDonald's is once again eyeing the Bayview area as the site of its first Whidbey Island restaurant outside of Oak Harbor.Island County Planning Director Phil Bakke confirmed Friday that somebody from the huge corporation had stopped by his department in Coupeville.

"Mosquito Fleet crowd small, but positive on run to Seattle"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:14PM

"Everett-based Mosquito Fleet operated a test run between Everett/Clinton/Edmonds and Seattle each day last week, and by Thursday the trend was obvious. At this rate, the company couldn't break even, let alone make money, on a regularly scheduled passenger-only ferry. "

Larsen makes first visit to Whidbey as Congressman

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:14PM

"From the cafe to the prairie, Congressman Rick Larsen made his first tour of Whidbey Island Thursday since taking office in January.Meeting constituents isn't always laughter and handshakes, however. Larsen came across some serious concerns, particularly at the Clover Patch Cafe in Bayview, owned by longtime South Whidbey Democratic activist Neil Colburn. "

Teddy bears for children from children

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:14PM

A group of young children celebrated Random Acts of Kindness week this month by raising money to buy teddy bears for other children.

Falcons share in basketball honors

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

South Whidbey High School junior Hilary Wick was named an all-conference selection in the North Cascades Conference.

It isn't dirt cheap to build a dirt soccer field

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

"Committing to the full cost of dirt for a playfield isn't something the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District commissioners are quite ready to do.Dirt isn't dirt cheap any more, especially when it's a special mix used to cover dirt soccer fields. "

Breakfast benefit set for firefighter

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

"Firefighters, rescue, and emergency medical personnel from Fire Protection District 3 will hold a benefit pancake breakfast March 11 for Bill Borton, a firefighter diagnosed with leukemia late last year. "

Cemetery makes room for 800 more

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

"Langley Mayor Lloyd Furman presided at a brief ceremony Wednesday acknowledging the opening of an additional three acres at the Langley Woodmen Cemetery, doubling the size of the city-owned site on Al Anderson Avenue. "

Snowplow prompts mailbox complaints

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

A Honeymoon Bay Road resident claims a snowplow knocked down a lot of mailboxes last Friday as it was clearing the road early that morning.

Deputies end juvenile drinking party

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

Sheriff's deputies broke up a drinking party and put 11 young people under arrest last Saturday night in the Scatchet Head area.

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

Cameras make snowstorms personal.

FYI

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

Island County Sheriff's Report

Task force tracks movements of Yates

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

"A task force tracking the footsteps of confessed serial killer Robert L. Yates Jr., a former Oak Harbor resident, is planning a national conference to share its information with scores of other jurisdictions. "

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

If it shakes like Jell-O maybe you're in Utah

Winners announced in Celebrate Writing Contest

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

"The winners have been named in the 2001 Whidbey Island Writers' Association contest, Celebrate Writing. Piloted on the Southend last year, the contest was open this year to all Island communities, drawing a record 126 entries. "

Drug bust assets dwindle

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

New legislation before the Washington House of Representatives could soon change how the Island County Sheriff and other law enforcement agencies deal with the ill-gotten gains of the drug trade.

Little Dribblers impress crowd

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"South Whidbey's Little Dribblers entertained a big, enthusiastic crowd at the Feb. 9 high school girls basketball game at Erikson Gymnasium. The Little Dribblers are first grade boys and girls whose annual appearance has become a tradition over the last six years. "

Langley Mystery Weekend is the cat's meow

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"It's 'Much Ado About Kitties in the streets of Langley this weekend, as hundreds of sleuths search for clues during Langley Mystery Weekend. Even "

Cooking at sea

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"Jack Williams is a South Whidbey resident and former cook at Useless Bay Country Club who now cooks at sea. He is sending The Record occasional recipes by e-mail when time and waves allow. He has also written a book, Crossing the Pond, which he hopes to get published soon. "

Counselor arrested for violating court order

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

unselor Glenn Jolley was recently arrested for the second time in the last two weeks by police at his Oak Harbor office.Island County Superior Court Judge Alan Hancock issued a warrant for Jolley's arrest after Oak Harbor police accused him of violating the terms of his release by seeing a female patient alone in his Cabot Drive office without supervision.

Hern makes history at state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

Brandon Hern earned a 7-4 decision over Othello's Lance Reichert to win the 171-pound state 2A wrestling title and become the first South Whidbey champ.

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