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Three islanders airlifted after accident

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

The combination of highway speeds and the hail sent two cars careening head into one another at about 10:25 a.m. Sunday in an accident that injured three South Whidbey people so badly they had to be airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Clinton planning process ends

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

"The Clinton Subarea Planning Committee eliminated itself in the Socratic way Monday night, waxing philosophical before sipping from the fatal cup of hemlock. After expressing lamentations and regrets, the committee voted 5-0 to effectively end its life after more than two years of existence. "

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

Parents want to keep their children safe.

Island County Fair

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

Up to date information on this year's Island County Fair.

Women gather to spin a yarn

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

"Like the seamstress who stockpiles closets full of fabric because they're beautiful and the gardener who can't resist that flower in the nursery though his garden is full, spinners can't resist fiber. "

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

Where's the beef?

"Teachers, state remain at odds"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

Washington's teachers and the state Legislature are in showdown mode as the fight continues over school funding.

Destination Imagination teams are destined for state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

"Max Wallace, Katy Gordon, Sam Lungren, Spencer and Matt Foote are part of the LMS Incredible TechEffects team that has qualified for the Destination Imagination State Tournament. "

FYI

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

Items from the Island County Sheriff's Report.

Crab catch records required as of April 1

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

"Recreational fishers for Dungeness crab are now required to record their catch in much the same way those who fish for salmon, steelhead, sturgeon and halibut have done in the past. "

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

Spring and baseball make a nice pair.

Shoreline comments sparse during controversy

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

The Island County commissioners tried to hear public comments Monday regarding a draft of changes to the Shoreline Master Plan. But most of the public wasn't talking.

Sister Island trip joins island cultures

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

Group plans event to fund future exchanges.

"Track girls win conference meet, boys second at home"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

"For the second meet in a row, the South Whidbey High School girls track team scored a blowout win Thursday, March 29, downing conference rivals Nooksack Valley, Blaine and Granite Falls while doubling up the team score on second-place Nooksack.The boys team, which was competing at home against the same schools, placed second, 3.5 points behind Blaine. "

"Slick road, ambulance send teens to hospital"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

Three South Whidbey teens took a trip to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after the car they were riding in was sandwiched between two vehicles on a rain-soaked Highway 525.

Comments sought on four-period day

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

A study of the four-period day at South Whidbey schools is being conducted by Northwest Regional Educational Labs. Questions from the public will be considered in preparing the study.

Young island gymnast advances to state level

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

Ariel Carroll of Maxwelton competed in the State Gymnastics Championships recently.

Baseball: Falcons shut out Turks

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

In varsity baseball action on Wednesday the South Whidbey Falcons picked up their first league win of the season with a 4-0 shutout over the Sultan Turks.

Auditor finds no fault with school district

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

South Whidbey School District came out clean in a state audit report issued March 23 by the Washington State Auditor's Office.

"Friends, fishermen pitch projects to Port"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

Fishermen and anti-development advocates had the loudest voices Wednesday night as they tried to convince the commissioners of the Port of South Whidbey to make a planned boat launch and fishing pier and an 18-acre park priorities in the agency's six-year comprehensive plan.

Irish Trio in Concert

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

"Three masters of the Irish music tradition plus a special guest will be joined by some of Whidbey's rising young stars in a concert at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts on March 30, starting at 7:30 p.m. "

"ICOM director, McClymont, dies suddenly"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

Shocked agency begins search for new leader.

Laugh at these Komics for Kids

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

"Kermit Holiday headlines Komics For Kids, a benefit show Saturday for the Child Abuse Prevention Foundation. "

2 bands for 2 bucks

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

"A performance at Bayview Hall on Saturday, March 31 will feature two bands, Glimpse and Element Zero, both playing their distinctive alternative rock. The concert, a drug- and alcohol-free event, is at 7 p.m. "

Ants build homes fit for a queen

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:21PM

"Ants are at work everywhere, including South Whidbey.Evidence of their tireless tasking caught Athena Knutson's eye while she was driving on a rural Langley road. At the side of the road, just above the ditchline at the base of a tree, the South Whidbey woman noticed a perfectly conical mound of pine needles about 3 feet high and 4 feet wide. "

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