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Flying high

  • Sep 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"The Whidbey Island Kite Festival and Washington State Sport Kite Championships are set for Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 23 and 24 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Camp Casey Conference Center. "

"Goat dead, missing, or kidnapped?"

  • Sep 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"The continuing animal saga at the farm of Mel and Frances Ogden took a strange twist last Saturday night. This time, one of their goats just disappeared. "

Ospreys nest in the strangest places

  • Sep 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"South Whidbey's osprey families have taken to nesting on top of football field light poles, emergency transmitter towers and cellular telephone towers. An osprey family living on top of football field lights at South Whidbey High School has entertained human visitors for months. Last year, a maintenance crew removed the nest. As it turned out, the ospreys liked their home above the football just fine. When they returned this spring, they rebuilt the nest. "

"Flashy Ferraris, basic Fords provide variety at car show"

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"One of the rare vehicles at the Lions Club car show was this classic woody, a 1946 Ford station wagon owned by Gary Dixon of Woodinville. On the doors is painted Norm's Resort Cottage Lake, a resort and campground near Woodinville that operated for many years. "

Port deals with messy rec pier

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"Illegal fishing and littering have plagued the Clinton Recreational Pier, and now the Port of South Whidbey commissioners are making a concerted effort to do something about it. "

Gypsy guitar music with a classical turn

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"Classical Goes Gypsy, a musical performance by Rich Rorex, Greg Barnes, Michael Nutt and Henk Sikkenga is Saturday, Sept. 30, at 7:30 p.m. at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, Langley. "

Students im-press teacher with initiative

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"When adult printmaking students at the South Whidbey Campus of Skagit Valley College lost their press, they didn't just sit around and complain. Instead, they went out and got their own -- and this time, nobody can take it away. "

Go 'Back to School' with Tim Noah's show

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

"Emmy-winning Northwest favorite Tim Noah will bring his unique blend of music and showmanship to Oak Harbor High School's Parker Hall on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. "

Falcon News

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

South Whidbey High School news

Falcons can't stop Cougars' huge rush

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

The Lakewood Cougars opened an express lane to the South Whidbey backfield and turned it into a 43-6 victory Friday night.

Falcon girl kickers post first loss

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

After winning their first three games of the young season the Falcon soccer team was tripped up following a long trip to Meridian on Saturday.

Island County Auditor

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

Election results and other county information.

"Hospital passes, Fisher write-in falls short"

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

A bond issue to expand Whidbey Island Hospital District facilities breezed to victory in the Sept. 19 election.

WITA fight continues

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

"The two factions of the Whidbey Island Transportation Association agreed to meet last Thursday, but even that agreement was short-lived. The meeting was cut short when people started walking out "

"Falcons boy runners second, girls third at South Whidbey CC Invite"

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

"Braden Giswold did on Saturday what no Falcon boy runner has done before Giswold, right, running here with teammate Bruce Hymas, was the overall winner of the 2000 South Whidbey Cross Country Invitational. "

Convicted rapist finishes sentence

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

'Moderate' risk to offend again.

Off the Record

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

Colors are part of the campaign puffery.

Glendale road job begins

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

"Plans to restore the two-lane Glendale Road all the way up the canyon are still controversial and opposed by local residents and others, but there's no argument about the downtown Glendale repairs. So that work started last week with little fanfare. "

Back Country Horsemen plan fourth annual raffle and chili cook-off

  • Sep 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

"The Island County Chapter of Back Country Horsemen is hosting the fourth annual Russell Maugens Raffle Ride and Chili Cook-Off with a treasure hunt on Saturday, Sept. 23 at Edgewood Farm, 2936 E. Keller Road, Langley. "

Volleyball team opens with wins

  • Sep 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

South Whidbey has won two of three matches in preseason volleyball play.

Some catch salmon during short season

  • Sep 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

"The abbreviated two-week salmon fishing season on the west side of Whidbey Island has closed, with mixed success reported by fishermen. "

Hometown Heroes

  • Sep 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:26PM

Through grief to hope:Island couple reaches out to others as they cope with personal tragedy

Freeland boat ramp improvements sought

  • Sep 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:25PM

Complaints about the Freeland boat ramp have been aired before the Port of South Whidbey commissioners.

Orca gas pipeline on hold

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

"Plans to build a natural gas pipeline across South Whidbey have been put on hold for business reasons, says Westcoast Energy. "

Dirt moved for soccer fields

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

"Dreams of more soccer fields for kids to play on are finally becoming reality on the new South Whidbey Parks & Recreation District property along Langley Road, just north of the old Waterman Mill site. "

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