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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.

Mud fouls up school bus ride

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

South Whidbey Primary School students got a bit more excitement than usual Friday when the school bus they were riding home in became stuck on the soft shoulder near Possession Point.

New laws govern burning

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

Fire Warden Fred Wefer views his job as educational rather than punitive, and part of that job is to teach Island County residents about the new laws governing outdoor burning.

Shore litter ugly, dangerous

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

Plastics can be fatal to birds

Computer crash hits Langley

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:28PM

A crashed out computer server at Langley City Hall made city work a little more difficult this week and made it impossible for some people to get an online version of the city’s quality of life survey.

Crash injures Clinton pilot

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:27PM

A Clinton man who spends his days saving others by flying them to the critical care at Harborview Medical Center became a patient at the hospital Sunday morning after his medical evacuation helicopter crashed north of Everett.

Park fields to be alive and kicking in spring

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:27PM

Acres of yet unused soccer fields graded and seeded with grass last year will open to South Whidbey’s smallest soccer players in April.

What’s the damage?

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:27PM

Students feel the effects of tobacco, alcohol

Students get political view

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:27PM

They aren't voters yet, but that didn't deter Rep. Rick Larsen from taking some tough questions from South Whidbey High School students Friday.

Smoke-free Clover Patch to smell a little sweeter

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:27PM

Neil Colburn is tired of his restaurant being better known for its smoke than for its food.

PSE lays off its linemen

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:27PM

When the lights go out on Whidbey Island later this year, don't look for your friendly Puget Sound Energy linemen to come and fix the problem.

Langley gets stronger signal with cell antenna

  • Jan 19, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 2:27PM

Workmen equipped with boom trucks and pieces of telecommunications equipment filled in what Sprint PCS calls a "hole" in its cellular phone service this week by erecting a new antenna array near the city's downtown.

There he is, Mr. South Whidbey

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:26PM

South Whidbey High School's most desirable young men are up to much more than anyone could ever imagine.

Glendale Road limits fail to please

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:26PM

An ordinance reducing the speed on most of Glendale Road to 35 m.p.h., and 25 m.p.h. on one stretch, was greeted with ambivalence by some residents at an Island County Board of Commissioners hearing last week.

Sex offender talks to new neighbors

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:26PM

A registered sex offender who moved to Lagoon Point this week did something Tuesday night only one other Island County person in his situation has done in the past decade -- he showed up at a sheriff's public meeting about himself.

Lucas leaves Langley for judgeship

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:26PM

Resigns roles as city attorney, administrator

County honors several employees

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:26PM

Mike Andriesen, Loann Gulick, Eileen King, Steve Timm, Brian Weaver, Dick Snyder, Doug Holburt, Melinda Buchholz, Sue Higman, and Carol Benson

FD3 makes colorful choices

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:26PM

Muted colors are the theme for the exterior of the Freeland Fire Station, which is now under construction on Cameron Road.

Stories, barbecue break in new fire station on Saratoga Road

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:26PM

Younger firefighters learn about old days

Changes streamline zoning response

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:26PM

As part of their annual review of the county's comprehensive plan, the Island County Board of Commissioners passed seven new ordinances and amendments last week.

County boosts wetland buffers

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:25PM

Responding to a scolding from the state, Island County gave wetlands more protection last week, at least for now.

Water company ex-bookkeeper faces 39 counts of theft of funds

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:25PM

A former bookkeeper for a Greenbank-area water company will be going to court this week to defend herself against a charge she embezzled more than $41,000 from water customers.

Coyotes kill again on Maxwelton

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 2:25PM

Family frustrated by lack of control

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