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Summer ends for Falcon athletes

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

"They don't return to school until September, but for scores of athletes summer officially came to an end Monday.Fall sports turnouts began under blue skies, which perhaps made the opening day calisthenics and running a little easier. "

Rain cuts Fair attendance

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

"One of the largest crowds at last weekend's Island County Fair saw Fire District 3 firefighters and rescue personnel demonstrate how quickly they can remove the doors and top of a car to rescue someone. The entire process, which was done Satuday and again Sunday, was narrated by Fire District Capt. Darrin Reid. He noted that the demonstration was also valuable training for the volunteers, and the anyone interested in becoming a volunteer should stop at any fire station. "

Final Cove Concert features Shifty Sailors

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

The Shifty Sailors energized the afternoon audience at the Island County Fair on Sunday. They'll perform again this Sunday in Coupeville.

Greenbank highway work starts

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

Work on a section of Highway 525 south of Greenbank is scheduled to get under way this week. The section spans Classic Road and covers about 1 1/2 miles.

Hedgebrook will open its doors in special event

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

"Hedgebrook, a retreat for women writers, invites the community to its annual open house on Sunday, Aug. 27 from 2-5 p.m. "

Growth Board visits Whidbey

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

"It's back to the Growth Management hearings board for Island County officials and the Whidbey Environmental Action Network tomorrow, Aug. 24. "

Murray visits Whidbey beach

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

Senator discusses health of marine resources here

Gary Locke coming to Freeland

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

Governor will attend fund-raising dinner Aug. 31 for Rep. Dave Anderson.

Salmon fishing may open early at Possession

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

Plans are in the works to open a special shore-angler-only salmon fishery at Possession Point this Saturday if Indian tribes give their approval.

Off the Record

  • Aug 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

Don't mess up the songs of summer camp

Orca Natural Gas Pipeline

  • Aug 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

Details on the proposed natural gas pipeline through South Whidbey.

WestCoast Energy

  • Aug 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

Information about the company proposing the gas pipeline through South Whidbey.

Whidbey Island Kite Festival

  • Aug 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

Information on kite festival at Fort Casey.

Amateur Radio Club

  • Aug 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

Events of the Island County Amateur Radio Club.

Slightly Retired

  • Aug 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

"The parlor was a quiet, dignified room. "

Soccer

  • Aug 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:20PM

New soccer fields will be taking shape soon on the 30 acres off Langley Road recently purchased by the South Whidbey Parks & Recreation District.

Serval owner is still looking for big cat

  • Aug 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

A Bayview area woman is still looking for the African serval that escaped from her house in early July.

Langley roads get smoother

  • Aug 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

"By early next year, Langley's streets will give drivers a smoother ride and pedestrians safer places to walk. "

Firestone recall sparks run on tires

  • Aug 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

Tired out.That's what some local tire stores were worried about becoming this week following a national recall of certain brands of Firestone tires.

Pipeline meeting attracts a handful

  • Aug 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

Saratoga to Mutiny Bay route proposed across island.

Hull and friends play at the Dog House

  • Aug 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

Island favorite Timothy Hull will be joined by friends Casey Neill and Zak Borden for a night of Celtic and Americana songs in the smoke-free back room of the Dog House tonight.

Needle arts showcase Islanders' handwork

  • Aug 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

The time honored traditions of handwork are thriving on Whidbey.

First day fair fun

  • Aug 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

"Kids and animals are a classic fair combination. Here A baby chick at the Fiddle Faddle Farm finds a warm spot to snuggle in the clasp of Marlena Holland, 7. "

"Fair starts sunny, Friday brings rain"

  • Aug 18, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

"Ribbons adorn the winning entries in buildings and barns, 4-H judging is under way, the aroma of barbecued beef and grilled burgers waft over the fairgrounds, and the new carnival rides of Paradise Amusements have launched their debut. "

Mukilteo ferry dock repairs set

  • Aug 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:19PM

Midday closure begins Nov. 26.

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