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Man faces prison after firearm assault

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:45PM

An Oak Harbor man who pointed a loaded gun at two South Whidbey teens will probably spend at least three years in prison.

Fishing rule change proposals welcome

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:45PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is now accepting proposals from the public for changes in next year's sport fishing rules.

Fish and Wildlife

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:45PM

News from the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife.

State proposes eagle's listing change from 'threatened' to 'sensitive'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:45PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking public comment on proposed changes in the state's listing status and protection rules for bald eagles.

Sheriff's log

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

Items from the Island County Sheriff's Report.

Softball league team qualifies for state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

Twelve veteran South Whidbey softball players qualified for the Players Choice Softball Association state championship late last month when they won the Sporty's Beef and Brew Tournament at Everett's Kach Park.

Schools are ready to register new kids

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

"Registration for new students in kingergarten, first and second grade, is now open at South Whidbey Primary school. "

Teachers out-scored in soccer

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

South Whidbey's energetic fifth graders humbled their teachers on the soccer field last Friday in the third annual game pitting the two sides against each other.The teachers showed plenty of enthusiasm but zero offensive punch in three straight contests against groups of fifth graders.

Sunday Market now open at the Greenbank Farm

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

"The 2001 season has begun for the Greenbank Farm's Sunday Market, open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. each Sunday through the summer and early fall. "

Beach Watchers find critters during low tides

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

"Sea creatures in Langley were exposed by a low tide recently and recorded for posterity by Beach Watchers.The Beach Watchers, a group of volunteers sponsored by Island County WSU Extension, are keeping tabs on 26 Island County beaches to seek how creatures living there fare through the years. "

Hometown Hero

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

"Bruce Hymas looks outward at life with optimism, humor and kindness. "

Teachers out-scored in soccer

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

South Whidbey's energetic fifth graders humbled their teachers on the soccer field last Friday in the third annual game pitting the two sides against each other.

Dust off the bike - It's time to go muddin'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

"Mountain bikers, it's time to make all those long rides on those muddy forest trails pay off. The Whidbey Island Mudder is back.The second annual edition of South Whidbey's only mountain bike race returns to its Coles Road location about a week later than last year, but with a longer race course and with more races for beginner riders. "

Slightly retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

Generations of tight-lipped teenagers mow our lawns.

Conservatives meet for talk and burgers

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

"The Old Goats Club, a conservative and Libertarian discussion group that meets every Friday under the somewhat less colorful but more accurate official name, the Fully-Informed Voters of Island County attracts up to 73 people to its twice-monthly meetings. "

Legislature leaves school district guessing

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

Budgeting is more of a guessing game than ever for the South Whidbey School District this year.

Board approves math trips back east

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

South Whidbey school staff will be headed east this summer to take part in math-related seminars.

Fancy outhouse goes up at Bayview

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:44PM

"Construction has begun on what will likely become Whidbey Island's fanciest outhouse.The owners weren't trying to make the pages of Outhouse Beautiful, however. The outhouse, more aptly described as a composting toilet building, will serve as an example to islanders who want to be more self-sufficient and environmentally friendly in the way they live. "

Law gives medics more treatment freedom

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:43PM

An addendum to a three-year-old state law will allow emergency medical technicians around the state to administer a powerful drug in their medical kit more freely.

Three galleries open new art shows

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:43PM

Truman Castle's impressionistic paintings of Whidbey Island scenes will be on exhibit at Bayview Gallery starting Saturday. Also opening new art shows are Gaskill/Olson and Museo galleries.

Earth Dance to take place at Langley Park

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:43PM

"A group of island dancers and musicians will present a free performance on Saturday at Langley Park featuring Boom, Boom, Boom, a 21st Century Earth Dance that was choreographed by Deborah Hay as part of the Solo Performance Commissioning Project in August 2000 at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts. "

Smilin' Dog is new venue for Open Mic Night

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:43PM

"Musicians, poets and singers, along with those who enjoy listening, are invited to take part in a special Open Mic Night at the Smilin' Dog Coffee House Friday, June 1, at 7 p.m. The event will benefit Friends of Freeland. Hosting and emceeing the evening's parade of local stars are four familiar faces: Buffy Cribbs, Ben Gilmore, John Kimbel and Dan Monte-Calvo. "

Four chosen for Girls State

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:43PM

">South Whidbey American Legion Post 141 and Auxiliary is sending an all-time high of four students to Evergreen Girls State this summer. All juniors, the girls include Hannah Shafaat, Amy Berto, Melody Ward and Stephanie Jacobson. "

Women go to prison to talk about nonviolence

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:43PM

"Margaret Moore and Asha Machala, both of South Whidbey, are facilitators of the program Alternatives to Violence, a three-day intensive workshop that involves a series of structured experiences or exercises.And they lead these workshops at the Monroe pentitentiary. "

County program aids new parents with child-rearing

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:43PM

Program focuses on improving family life for busy young parents.

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