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Tennis players stay sharp in tourney

  • Aug 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:14PM

Young tennis players looking for a little competition in the middle of the summer found it Saturday when they played in a new South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District tournament at South Whidbey High School.

Homes on the prairie

  • Aug 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:14PM

"It isn't a little house on the prairie. The 92-year-old Ed Jenne house is a very big house on Ebey's Prairie, an imposing Victorian farmhouse that was quite a showpiece when it was built.It will be on show again on Saturday, Aug. 5, as part of the Island County Historical Society's annual Prairie Home Tour, which raises funds for the society and the Island County Historical Museum in Coupeville."

FYI

  • Aug 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:14PM

Island County Sheriff's Report

Penn Cove orca roundup recalled

  • Aug 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

Lolita benefit at Captain Whidbey Inn to mark 30th anniversary of orca capture.

Fernandez gets life for Ross murder

  • Aug 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

Three men and one woman convicted of killing a South Whidbey man last October will spend between nine years and a lifetime in prison paying for their crimes.

Film's portrayal of mentally ill prompts action on Whidbey

  • Aug 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

"Whidbey Island mental health advocates are not only protesting a movie showing at The Clyde Theatre tonight, but they're offering a helping hand to families impacted by mental disease."

Man eludes deputies in Greebank

  • Aug 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

A man wanted on three warrants escaped from Island County Sheriff's Deputies in Greenbank Saturday night. Authorities are still looking for 20-year-old Sean Williams.

Fire destroys mobile home

  • Aug 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

A fire Wednesday night destroyed a mobile home located at 1504 North Bluff Road near Greenbank.

Slightly Retired

  • Aug 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

Summer styles and other disasters

DNR bolsters burn ban

  • Aug 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

"Following Island County's lead, the state Department of Natural Resources put its own outdoor burn ban in place Wednesday."

Tthe A&E Calendar

  • Aug 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

Arts and entertainment on South Whidbey.

Shellfish hotline

  • Aug 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:13PM

The state Department of Health shellfish biotoxin hotline.

Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens

  • Aug 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

Whidbey Island's peaceful woodland garden

Off the Record

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

Gotta dance the Fosse style

Whidbey Recipes

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

Trading recipes at the class reunion.

Lady Giants make tough run at state

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

"Fresh off winning a district Little League girls softball title, the South Whidbey Giants had a soft landing at the state tournament in Yakima."

Folk Festival blooms in the gardens

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

"It's time for the annual Whidbey Island Folk Music Festival at Meerkerk Gardens in Greenbank, two days of acoustic music performed by top Puget Sound musicians outdoors in a natural amphitheater of tall fir trees and cool lawn, surrounded by the colors of summer in bloom."

Langley galleries open new shows

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

"Group exhibits opening Saturday at Museo and Gaskill/Olson galleries in Langley showcase works by Whidbey Island and regional artists, while the Artists' Cooperative of Whidbey Island is showing work by two Artists of the Month."

Invader from Canada on noxious weed list

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

"There are few weeds as ominous looking as the Canada thistle. With prickly spines jutting aggressively from its leaves, stem and even its blossom, the thistle looks like a villain from a Road Warrior movie. And just like such villains, it's hard to kill."

Freeland plans SR 525 corridor

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

Freeland planners want to protect views from highway

Rowlands challenges Shelton at last minute

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

"William Rowlands, 60, a 19-year resident of South Whidbey, will run as a Democrat against Shelton, a two-term Langley Republican, for the District 1 commissioner position."

Man sues Island Transit

  • Aug 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:12PM

"An Oak Harbor man who was paralyzed after hitting the back of a bus while riding his bike on Heller Road May 20, 1998, is asking for $10 million in damages from both Island Transit and Island County."

Slightly Retired

  • Aug 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:11PM

An antique named Ramblin' Rose

Bite victim finds dog owners

  • Aug 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:11PM

A Langley woman who was bitten by a dog during the Choochokam arts festival early this month will not have to go through a painful series of rabies shots.

Lady Giants make tough run at state

  • Aug 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:11PM

"Fresh off winning a district Little League girls softball title, the South Whidbey Giants had a soft landing at the state tournament in Yakima last week."

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