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Halloween Slug Fest

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Now that we've finally had some rain, it's an ideal time to begin some early Halloween preparation. This year let's concentrate on something easy, tasty, nutritious and even environmentally sound for your Halloween party treats. Let's go on a slug hunt. "

Editor's column

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Succumbing to peer pressure, Woof! Woof! "

Langley budget planned for worst case

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

I-722 could force tax refund

Students have a berry good time

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Huckleberries became a science lesson as Dr. Huckle and Dr. Berry led more than 20 first graders through woodland trails behind the South Whidbey Intermediate School. The two young doctors taught the children everything anyone would want to know about huckleberries -- a common shrub in young, Whidbey Island forests. "

Sister Island Project hopes to plant seeds of change

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Throughout the past year, a small group of South Whidbey residents have been preparing to make a two-week culture and work-centered trip to the Dominican Republic as part of the Whidbey Island Sister Island Project. They'll hold a gala benefit event this weekend to raise funds for the effort. "

It's a veritable Poe-pourri

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Poe excerpts headline Halloween horror at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, as the Community Theatre Project presents its first season production, Nevermore: An Evening with Poe. "

Bahia plays for the supper hour

  • Oct 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

Local musicians play tropical sounds on Sundays through October at Trattoria Giuseppe.

Falcons volleyball team falls at Meridian

  • Oct 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

"The race for the playoffs is getting tighter for the South Whidbey Falcons volleyball team. The Falcons lost to Meridian Tuesday on the road in a three-game match.Now 3-2 in the North Cascades Conference and a half-game out of third place, South Whidbey's players are hoping to pick up three more wins before season's end. "

'Smash and grab' occurs in Freeland

  • Oct 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

Someone apparently stole a pickup truck in Freeland sometime on a recent weekend and then went on to break into Linds Freeland Pharmacy.

Clinton's fire siren loses its oomph

  • Oct 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Clinton's peculiar sounding fire siren sounds like a mouse built a nest in it, say Fire District 3 officials, but it may be only a little lubrication that's needed."

Growth Hearings Board upholds 5 acre rural zoning

  • Oct 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

"In rulings recently released, the Western Washington Growth Management Hearings Board generally agreed with the county on important points regarding the size of rural parcels and the splitting of the former Freeland growth area. "

A shocker: Ferry fares to decrease (for some)

  • Oct 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Once the change is implemented in December, seniors and the disabled will pay 15 cents less to drive and 10 cents less to walk on the Clinton-Mukilteo ferry route. "

Langley man charged with assault

  • Oct 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

"A 32-year-old Langley man broke into his girlfriend's Wintergreen Drive home and then became extremely disorderly - even threatening to kill a deputy's family - after being arrested, according to the Island County Sheriff's Department. "

"Kickers split an NCC pair, then beat Meridian in OT"

  • Oct 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

Falcons improve record to 8-4.

Glendale creek bed almost ready for water

  • Oct 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

But residents protest the road work that will follow.

Falcons win for homecoming crowd

  • Oct 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

The Falcons evened their league record at 2-2 and provided a happy homecoming to their supporters at the Homecoming Game Oct. 6. But they luck failed on Friday the 13th at Lynden Christian.

Falcon News

  • Oct 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

Events and activities at South Whidbey High School.

Out of Algeria

  • Oct 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Freeland writer recalls childhood in a turbulent time and place, in a memoir published as an e-book. "

Boy runners win at North County

  • Oct 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

Girls are third at Marysville-Pilchuck High School.

Razor clam seasons set

  • Oct 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:31PM

"The fall recreational razor clam season on the Washington coast is scheduled to open Oct. 25 at noon, pending the results of a final test for marine toxins. "

Student science on the high seas

  • Oct 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

"Tug trips teach kids on the Mary L., an American Institute of Marine Studies (AIMS) tugboat captained by former Langley Middle School teacher Chris Burt. "

"Ferry surcharge ends, Keystone cut back"

  • Oct 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

Ferry tickets now cost less and one boat has been removed from the Keystone/Port Townsend ferry run as the summer season comes to a close.

Island's giant pumpkins congregate in Coupeville

  • Oct 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

Coupeville's Harvestfest attracted plenty of pumpkins as well as people who were curious to see who would win the fifth annual Whidbey Island Giant Pumpkin contest. 4-H'ers also began their annual pumpkin sales.

Couple save man from hypothermia

  • Oct 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

Couple save man from hypothermia.

Off the Record

  • Oct 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

Trendy men skirt the issue of trousers.

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