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Victim airlifted after nail accident

  • Apr 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:42AM

An island man was seriously injured Saturday afternoon when a nail was shot into his skull at a Clinton construction site.

Falcons push pace at Holder Relays

  • Apr 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

"Boys, girls win league quad, too. If they are saving the best for last, South Whidbey's runners, jumpers and throwers are going to be unbelievable at the May 26-27 state meet in Cheney."

Old issues come to fore in Clinton

  • Apr 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

Issues that were talked about at length a year or more ago came back to life in Clinton at a March 29 meeting sponsored by the Clinton Community Forum.

Arndt powers Falcon victory

  • Apr 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

"The Falcons overpowered Sultan 16-12 in a baseball slugfest on the Falcon diamond Friday.Ryan Arndt sparked an 8-run second with a grand slam home run, which was his second round tripper of the week."

School levy election is under way

  • Apr 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

"The Island County Auditor's Office started mailing out absentee ballots last week, with some arriving in mailboxes as early as Saturday."

Meet your water taxi on the beach

  • Apr 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

"Could hovercraft become Puget Sound's new mosquito fleet? This small, 12-seat hovercraft, called the Griffon Mini 500, could be the beginning of a fleet of water taxis for Whidbey and Camano island residents"

The price of success

  • Apr 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

Island Theatre and Richard Evans bring the gritty drama Glengarry Glen Ross to the stage at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts.

Kindergarten registration set for April 25

  • Apr 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

"The South Whidbey School District's Kindergarten Registration Day is Tuesday, April 25."

Slightly Retired

  • Apr 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

Million Mom Marchers intent on making history

Tutors learn with students

  • Apr 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

"South Whidbey middle schoolers are learning one-to-one in a successful tutor-mentor program sponsored jointly by Langley Middle School, the South Whidbey Youth Center and Langley's police department."

Sports and recreation briefs

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

"Find out about boating, fishing and hunting."

Sales tax hike for transit sent to May 16 ballot

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

The Island Transit Board of Directors decided Wednesday to add a proposal for a 0.3 percent sales tax increase to a May 16 ballot.

County launches new building in Coupeville

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

A groundbreaking ceremony was held March 21 in Coupeville for the county's new Law and Justice Building.

Turks build early lead over Falcons

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:41AM

"Playing the role of rude hosts, the Sultan Turks greeted the Falcon baseball team with seven runs in the first inning Tuesday to quickly remove any potential drama from the game."

Golfers still trying to put it all together

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

"Falcon golf coach Mick Heggenes knows his boys can turn in some exceptional rounds, but he's still waiting to see it happen this season."

Soccer climbs to best record ever

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

"The Falcons racked up their fourth shutout win of the season against Lynden Christian, which was unable to muster any offensive consistency during the 80-minute, 3-0 contest Wednesday."

Tennis team keeps rolling against Wesco teams

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

"The South Whidbey girls rolled over their fourth Wesco AAA tennis opponent of the year when they smothered Arlington 5-2 at South Whidbey High School Thursday, moving to a 4-1 overall record."

Cathlamet breakdown first in four years

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

"For four years, the ferry Cathlamet did not miss a single scheduled run.That streak ended Tuesday, when one of the boat's automatic controls went out, causing the ferry to pull away from the dock on its own."

Community braced for big school cuts if second levy fails

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

"The school district suffered its first levy defeat in many years Feb. 29. Should another occur April 25, the heavy cutting will begin. Bjork said state law does not allow another levy attempt this year.School supporters are working hard to ensure the second levy attempt doesn't fail and trigger major cuts in education"

Farmer beats environmentalist in busy election

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

The farmer beat the environmentalist in what was by far the the biggest Conservation District election ever held on Whidbey Island.

Syringes pose beach danger

  • Apr 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

"A few weeks ago, John Auburn's 3-year-old son found a syringe on the beach in front of the family's home."

Land use map takes shape in Freeland

  • Mar 30, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

"Maps were furled and unfurled, overlays were raised and lowered, even a few shirt sleeves were rolled up: It was a busy night for the Freeland Subarea Planning Committee."

Island County Government

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

Home page for Island County government.

League of Women Voters

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

Facts for the Washington State voter.

The United States census

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:40AM

Information about the 2000 census now under way.

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