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Wrecks underscore two highway dangers

  • Mar 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:33AM

"After last week, the state should not need any more evidence to prove that the Highway 525 intersections at Thompson and Bayview roads need turn lanes and possibly stop lights. For the second time in two weeks, a local driver was rear-ended at high speed while waiting to make a turn from the highway on Thompson Road.Neither driver was seriously injured in the crash, nor was a passenger. On Tuesday, a more serious accident jeopardized the lives a 78-year-old woman and a 2-year-old toddler."

"Schools, parks go back to voters"

  • Mar 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:33AM

"The percentage of yes votes for both the South Whidbey School District's levy and the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District's bond fell throughout the past week, spelling out narrow losses for both measures."

South Whidbey party members follow the leaders

  • Mar 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

South Whidbey Democrats and Republicans followed the national leaders of their parties at caucuses held Tuesday night.

Girls rally into fifth-place state game

  • Mar 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

Falcons score two wins after first-round loss in state tournament.

Learn some behind-the-scenes expertise

  • Mar 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

A free set design/construction class starts next month at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts.

County Commissioner Mike Shelton is program guest

  • Mar 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

"The South Whidbey Republican Women will welcome Island County Commissioner Mike Shelton on their program Tuesday, March 21."

Ms. Washington is another South Whidbey star

  • Mar 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

Peggy Thomas of Langley is Ms. Washington 2000 and will be competing in national competition in Las Vegas this summer.

High-tech laser magic meets vaudeville

  • Mar 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

"The zany comedy and feats of juggling that old vaudeville brings to mind are given a 21st century spin in Lazer Vaudeville, coming to WICA March 17."

Box tops for education

  • Mar 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

How your box tops make money for schools.

Save your box tops for a rainy day

  • Mar 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

"Check those cereal boxes and cake mixes in the pantry. If they have a Box Tops logo on the package, they're worth money to South Whidbey Primary School."

Slightly Retired

  • Mar 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:32AM

Island Transit is more than a bus.

School levy failing

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

Election results in from the Island County Auditor Wednesday afternoon show both the South Whidbey School District levy and the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District bond to be failing by narrow margins.

Hundreds attracted to children's concert

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

"An enormous cast of 411 singers took to the stage at the South Whidbey High School Auditorium, to the delight of more than 800 in the audience."

Island County Republicans

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

Republican Party news on Whidbey Island.

"Money riding on planning decisions in Freeland, Clinton"

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

"Wednesday night's League of Women Voters' forum on planning efforts in Clinton and Freeland started with a mundane explanation of what's been happening in those unincorporated communities, but things got more interesting when one man in the audience mentioned money."

Update: Falcon girls lose in Yakima

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

South Whidbey's girls basketball team head into a loser out game tomorrow after a loss today at the state 2A tourney.

Choices facing transit board

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

Here's a look at what an additional three-tenths of 1 percent increase in the local sales tax could mean to Island County bus service.

Stop the buses?

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

Decision pending on transit future.

Contra Dance led by 'community musicians'

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

"Longtime Langley resident Linda Good will lead the Island Contra Band as host musician at the Contra Dance on March 10, 7 p.m. at Bayview Community Hall. Quenn Charrier of Port Townsend will call the dances."

Whidbey Recipes

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

"As I've mentioned from time to time, I feel it's part of my public duty as your food columnist to keep up with whatever new information is out regarding food and what we should or should not be eating."

Falcon News

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

News from South Whidbey High School.

Locks of Love

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

A group of girls at Langley Middle School recently gave up what for some was a pride and joy: They donated their long locks of hair to an organization that will make hairpieces for children without hair of their own.

Post offices lose some individuality

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

"Children's art displays are among the visual objects restricted as the Seattle District of the United States Postal Service says all post offices in the district, which includes South Whidbey, have to make changes by Feb. 28 to make post offices more uniform in appearance. That includes putting postal clerks in uniform."

Off the Record

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

The best haircuts under the sun.

Teen survives 150-foot bluff fall

  • Mar 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:31AM

Accident happens during drinking party.RUAD forum to focus on teen drinking.

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