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Vietnamese doctors learn on Whidbey

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:31PM

Five Vietnamese doctors came to Whidbey Island this week as part of a sightseeing tour of a different kind.

4-period day: Does it get to stay?

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:31PM

It's almost showtime for the high school's four-period day committee.

Boeing layoffs cause ripples on Whidbey

  • Feb 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 2:31PM

As Boeing goes, so goes the ecomony of Puget Sound was a prevalent attitude throughout the region in the 1960s and 1970s.

Spray policy a starting point

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:30PM

Responding to months of pressure from a group opposed to the use of herbicides on county roadsides, the Island County Public Works Department has a plan.

Freeland Lanes owner reaches perfect score

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:30PM

Not every ball Les Dodge rolled in his third bowling game Tuesday night looked and felt like a winner.

Adults to patrol middle school

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:30PM

Parents of middle school students and other adults who want to make school days a little better in Langley will get their chance in a new volunteer program at Langley Middle School.

As part of its emphasis on school safety and community partnership, the school will start its new Walkabout Program this month.

Residents oppose changes to county's comprehensive plan

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:30PM

New parking lots in Island County may be getting bigger in the near future.

Realtors face personal safety concerns

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:30PM

South Whidbey real estate agents have become more conscious of safety since the murder of a real estate agent in Belleuve last year.

In January 2001, Mike Emert was murdered in the house he was showing.

Miller retires from school district post

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:30PM

Rex Miller, the man who crunched the numbers through the construction of one school, the expansion of another, and years of growth in the South Whidbey School District, is leaving.

Miller, business manager for the South Whidbey School District, is retiring. In the job since September 1983, he will leave his duties at the end of March.

Judge keeps juvenile drug court friendly

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:30PM

Judge Alan Hancock chatted with a teenaged boy about music theory, schoolwork and the divorce of the boy’s parents in open court on a recent Thursday.

State bill could win county $400,000

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:30PM

It's baaaack.

Arena gets new fence

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

Fair board still needs donations

They're known as the 'Ladies of the dump'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

Pulling off the highway just north of Freeland, a wide gate welcomes visitors to Island Recycling, know affectionately on South Whidbey as "the dump."

How much will you pay to watch TV?

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

Cable prices rise as companies add channels, Internet access

It's winter--snow foolin'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

Old Man Winter finally arrived on South Whidbey Saturday afternoon.

County allows employees to keep items found on job

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

Finders keepers? Only if you work for Island County.

Voters asked to OK money for parks, schools

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

Parks and Rec seeks renewal of 2-year lev

Officials ponder new format

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

For about a year, elected officials from around Whidbey Island have been meeting informally, over sandwiches and pop, to discuss creating an islandwide council of governments.

Juvy jail construction to start soon

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

What ever happened to the juvenile detention facility that Island County residents voted to build in 1998 by passing a one-tenth of one percent sales tax to fund the construction and operation?

Friends near on funds goal

  • Jan 26, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 2:29PM

In their quest to purchase and preserve 18 acres of wetlands and a log house in Freeland, the Friends of Freeland are closing in on their fund raising goal.

Banks won’t prosecute Coupeville’s minor crimes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

As always, cops in Coupeville will continue to nab the bad guys.

School district needs water to grow

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

The South Whidbey School district wants more water for future development.

City eyes replacement

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

Four days after Eric Lucas, Langley’s city administrator, attorney and prosecutor, gave notice of his impending resignation, the Langley City Council met in special session to talk over what it would take to fill these soon-to-be vacated positions.

The fish are jumpin’

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

Whidbey raising 50,000 salmon hatchlings

The eagle has (crash) landed

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

When a juvenile bald eagle hit Bettina Fisher’s picture window Tuesday, it learned a lesson known to even teenagers of the human species: Love hurts.

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