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Freeland planners survey the public

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

A public opinion survey containing questions posed by Freeland residents and mailed by the Island County Planning Department will help plan Freeland's future growth.

Cougar softball ends season undefeated

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

"The Langley Middle School eighth grade girls fastpitch team wrapped up an undefeated season with a 9-2 win over Marysville this week. The Lady Cougars finished with a record of 8 wins and 0 losses, recording their first perfect fastpitch season. "

Mothers' sad tales add to'Ruined Lives'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

"When drugs took hold of their children's lives, two South Whidbey mothers lost more than sleep and peace of mind. They lost their children.The two mothers' testimonies about their children are part of a locally-produced anti-drug film that premiered Monday night at the South Whidbey High School Auditorium. "

Three wins clinch state showdown for soccer team

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

"At the start of the season, Falcon soccer coach Paul Arand said he would be happy if his girls made it into the playoffs. If they win one more game Tuesday, they'll be going to state. "

Crucial season final faces Falcons Monday

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

The Falcon volleyball team won a crucial contest Thursday by beating Granite Falls 3-1 in the final home match of the year.

Miscalculation cuts school taxes slightly

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

South Whidbey voters last spring inadvertently overtaxed themselves due to a miscalculation in levy figures submitted by the school district.

Whidbey House Concert tonight

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

"Kris Delmhorst, the first performer in the Whidbey Island House Concert series, returns for an appearance tonight. "

South Whidbey athletic teams may face 3A competition

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

"Three days after the football team lost 81-0 in Class 2A competition, the school board heard a report that the South Whidbey athletic teams may have to move up to 3A competition next season. "

Flu vaccine should be available for Nov. 3 clinic

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

"Flu vaccine is supposed to be shipped to Whidbey next Tuesday, meaning it should be ready for the Freeland clinic. But even then there will likely not be enough to go around. "

Court alternative helps kids in trouble

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:34PM

What would be a fitting punishment for a teen-ager who is caught throwing eggs at a house? Maybe a weekend of picking up garbage and washing windows or researching and writing a report on chicken farming.

Hospital turns to building plans

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Island County voters said yes in September to a $5 million construction bond that will expand and remodel much of Whidbey General Hospital. But it will likely be the spring of 2001 before any real building gets started on site.

'Ruined Lives' video is released

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Produced with the help of South Whidbey High School students, Ruined Lives, the Dangers of Methamphetamines, has been released for viewing. The video about the dangers of drugs includes performances by students at the high school, as well as locals playing their real-life roles as FD 3 emergency responders, Island County Sheriff's deputies, hospital ER staffers, and Health Department personnel. "

It's pouring fish

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Dick Trefts, member of the Whidbey Island Chapter of Puget Sound Anglers, handles the business end of the pipe as thousands of young chinook salmon are poured into their holding pen at the Langley Small Boat Harbor. "

Students to the rescue

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Mod squad firefighters boost fire and rescue response team. While their friends were home watching television, talking on the phone, or doing homework these high school students were saving a man's life. "

Nordic Fest celebrates all things Scandinavian

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Daughters of Norway plan a day of music, crafts, and famous Norsk Kafe food at Nordic Fest on Nov. 4. The new book Defiant Courage: Norway's Longest WWII Escape will also be available for autographing by the author.The book tells the story of commando soldier Jan Baalsrud, a Norwegian saboteur who fled the Gestapo and battled the harsh Arctic cold in a journey to freedom. "

Five Falcon swimmers make a team

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"After three years of sending one or two swimmers to other schools to compete, South Whidbey High School finally has its first girls swim team. Five Falcon swimmers have combined their talents this year with a building girls program at Mariner High School. "

Falcon News

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

News from South Whidbey High School.

Concurrency changes aired by public works

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

What hath concurrency wrought South Whidbey residents will find out Thursday when the Island County Public Works Department unveils the draft of its updated transportation and capital facilities plans.

Slighly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Fall is a season seasoned with good tastes and smells.

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Presidential playoff series lacks drama

Fire safety training with the real thing

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Faced with a gas fire in the parking lot of the Langley Middle School, sixth grader Jessie Winn had a lot going through her mind when she grabbed a fire extinguisher to douse the flames. Winn was one of more than 100 students who took a turn at putting out the contained, practice fire set by Fire Protection District 3 volunteers in the school parking lot. "


  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Reports from the Langley Police and Island County Sheriff's departments.

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

Didn't like the slug fest? Here are some substitute Halloween recipes.

Parks organizes for ski season

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:33PM

"Get ready for ski season with South Whidbey Parks and Recreation. Upcoming is a ski swap and ski bus registration night, for youths and for adults, too. "

Skills Center hosts family night

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:32PM

"Students and families can visit the district's technical public high school, meet the instructors, and learn about the program offerings. Dinner will also be served. "

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