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Anglers take advantage of early opener

  • Aug 30, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:22PM

"Whidbey Islander anglers starved for some salmon action found it last weekend on a 200-foot stretch of beach in front of Possession Point Bait Company.The shore fishing season there opened two weeks earlier than planned thanks to the efforts of State Rep. Dave Anderson, D-Clinton, and John McCoy, a Tulalip tribe member who is running for the other 10th District House seat. "

Small jaws cruise South Whidbey waters

  • Aug 30, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:22PM

"Well over 100 mudsharks, also known as dogfish, were temporarily stranded in tide pools when the tide went out, and they were the talk of the community for hours.There were sharks in the front yard of the people who live in the waterfront community on Useless Bay. "

"Truck flips on highway, driver lives"

  • Aug 30, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

"In one of the more spectacular single-vehicle accidents in local memory, a big red pickup truck flipped over after leaving Highway 525 in Bayview on Friday. "

Langley Middle School is open for business

  • Aug 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

"New students can register, sports turnout set "

Young South Whidbey actors perform on Seattle stage

  • Aug 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

"Patrick Moote and Paul Benz of Clinton will be on stage today and Sunday, Aug. 26 and 27 at the Eve Alvord Theatre at Seattle Center, in a performance by the Young Actor Institute, the most advanced training program of the Seattle Children's Theatre Drama School. "

Architect sought for Freeland fire station

  • Aug 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

The new Freeland fire station at Cameron Road and Highway 525 will have an architect before long.

Police confiscate marijuana in Clinton apartment

  • Aug 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

A Clinton man was arrested Thursday by Island County Sheriff's deputies who found suspected marijuana growing in his apartment.

Trial reveals details of Ed Ross murder

  • Aug 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

A former South Whidbey man who was murdered last October died at the hands of at least two men who were part of a local methamphetamine distribution network.

Animal predator disrupts peaceful farm life

  • Aug 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:21PM

"For 30 years Frances and Mel Odgen, Sr. have enjoyed their barnyard paradise, but now something is killing their animals.Tuesday at midnight a large dog or some other animal vaulted a five-foot-high steel wire fence, killed two baby pygmy goats and then jumped back over the fence, apparently with the third, bigger goat held in its jaws. "

Let's go fishing!

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

"Coho fishing season opens Saturday, Aug. 26, at daylight on the beach in front of Possession Point Bait Company, two weeks before the scheduled opener. "

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. "

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