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Pair plead guilty to pot charges

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

A Clinton couple who were charged with drug crimes after Island County Sheriff's deputies discovered their marijuana grow operation while investigating a burglary recently pleaded guilty to felony charges.

Falcon News

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

News from South Whidbey High School.

LMS Cougar Sports wrapup

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

"Results from football, cross country and softball matches at Langley Middle School. "

Mirka lawsuit goes to appeal

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

"Within the next few months, a federal appellate judge will decide if an anti-discrimination suit filed against the city of Langley more than two years ago will go back to trial. "

Falcon kickers beat Mount Baker in shootout duel

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

"In the first North Cascades Conference matchup between South Whidbey and Mount Baker this season, it took an overtime shootout before the Falcons could put the Mountaineers away with a 1-0 win. "

Saratoga fire station back on track

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:30PM

"Construction on the Saratoga Fire Station, begun in June and put on hold in mid-August when the general contractor stopped work, will now be in the hands of the surety company. "

Stipend positions OK'd by fire district

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Fire District 3 commissioners have created three new stipend positions: a Rescue Coordinator, EMS Coordinator and High School Firefighter Program Coordinator. "

Good Cheer's Harris dies

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

Thrift store manager helped keep hunger at bay for those in need.

Volleyball team ninth in home tourney

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"The Falcons won two and lost two to finish ninth in the former Tropical Falcon Invitational Saturday. The slightly renamed tourney drew teams from the smallest and largest schools in Western Washington. Not surprisingly, one of the largest schools at the event -- Edmonds-Woodway -- took home the championship trophy. "

Nichols Brothers boat attempts world water ski record

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Lake Washington will be the center of attention for Whidbey Island residents Saturday as a boat built by Nichols Brothers attempts to set a world water ski record with the Klondike Express. The mark is for the number of skiers pulled behind a single boat. The world record is 100 skiers, set in Australia. "

Library shields patrons from unwanted Internet views

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

New privacy screens deflect wandering eyes.

Primary School students will run an 'Olympic' Jog-A-Thon

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"The Olympics are coming to South Whidbey this Friday -- the Jog-a-Thon Olympics, that is. "

Leaking water tank prompts vote on Clinton district tax increase

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Problems with a leaky reservoir tank that supplies water to customers of the Clinton Water District have prompted a decision to ask voters for a tax increase in November.Mike Helland tries the legendary Dutch boy technique of plugging a hole, but even his finger can't keep this tank from leaking. Nor can several wooden plugs. The water district board is seeking people both for and against the $275,000 bond proposal that will be on November's ballot. Both sides will be asked to write a statement for the Island County voters pamphlet. "

Ms. Washington returns from Las Vegas a winner

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

Peggy Thomas brings home the evening gown competition award from the Ms. U.S. Continental Pageant in Las Vegas. The Langley contestant was cheered on at the pageant by numerous South Whidbey supporters who traveled south to watch the festive event.

"Come home Falcons, come home"

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Costumes, fun fill homecoming week, with Monday sporting bedtime wear. The rest of the week had other zany themes, with the end coming on Friday during halftime at the football game, when the homecoming king and queen will be crowned. "

Falcons lose third football game

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"The Falcons will seek a win for homecoming after losing to Blaine in the South Whidbey downpour Friday night Sept. 26.Cheerleaders sported slickers and umbrellas, and play stayed on the sodden ground during the wet conditions as Blaine held the Falcons to only one score. "

"Bulldozers start, then stop on Exxon project"

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

Appeal blocks progress of Freeland development as county issues stop-work order a proposed gas station site.

Sunfair shines on Falcon runners

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Girls win, boys are second at the Sunfair Invitational in Yakima Saturday. The meet is considered the Northwest's most prestigious, and with the win, the girls team vaulted into the number-one ranking in a statewide coachs' poll. "

It's not everyday that's Children's Day

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Whidbey celebrates its children with a special day at Community Park on Saturday. There's food, fun, music and entertainment, and it's all free. Among the activities is a Bike Rodeo. Last year Kyle Andrews, 5, got some bicycle safety information from Ryan Rawlerson of the Langley Police Department. "

Sheriff says sue the state

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley says Island County needs a fair share of tax revenue, even if it means suing the state to get it "

"Sheriff, other agencies make their case for larger budget"

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"With Island County expecting to lose thousands of dollars in state sales tax equalization money next year, with needs increasing at the same time, county commissioners are looking to find a balance between the county's potential expenses for 2001 and its anticipated revenue. "

Off the Record

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"It may not be glamorous Sydney, but Salt Lake City has a lot to offer for next Olympics."

Off the Record

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

Olympics will be different in Salt Lake City.

Slightly Retired

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

It's a different world for those with visual impairment.

Morris Dance teams visit island to bring good luck

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"The MossyBack Morris Men of Seattle and the Vancouver Morris Men of British Columbia will team up for a tour of Morris Dancing on Whidbey this Saturday, Sept. 30. "

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