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Massage therapist out of business for 10 years

  • Jun 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:01PM

A former Clinton massage therapist accused of rape two years ago will not be able to legally practice his profession for the next 10 years.

"State changes course, passenger ferry OK'd"

  • Jun 17, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:01PM

Washington State Ferries has reversed itself and decided to provide a passenger-only ferry for the Clinton-Mukilteo route during an eight-week construction period next fall.

Osalde gets four years for threats

  • Jun 17, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:01PM

Sentence is considered 'exceptional'

Sehlin confirms House bid

  • Jun 17, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:01PM

"After strongly hinting last week that he might enter the 10th District legislative race against Rep. Dave Anderson, House veteran Barry Sehlin made it official Wednesday, saying he will challenge the South Whidbey Democrat in November."

Music lovers hear this concert in a house

  • Jun 14, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Another in the Whidbey House Concert Series is set for Saturday, with guest Nicole Campbell performing in the intimate ambience of a candlelit living room."

Metcalf wins whaling round in court fight

  • Jun 14, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Congressman Jack Metcalf, R-Langley, won a skirmish last week in his long-running battle against whale hunting by the Makah Tribe off the Washington coast."

Sehlin mulling run for Anderson's seat

  • Jun 14, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"After pulling out of what promised to be a costly race for Congressman Jack Metcalf's U.S. House seat early this year, former state Rep. Barry Sehlin (R-Oak Harbor) may head out on the campaign trail this summer, albeit with a somewhat smaller target in his sights."

Falcons reach top of state athletic ranks

  • Jun 14, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Last week, the Tacoma News-Tribune ranked the South Whidbey athletics program as the sixth most successful in the state's 2A ranks for the 1999-2000 season."

Well-wishers greet new school superintendent

  • Jun 14, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Monday night Dr. Martin Laster and family watched as the school board unanimously approved a three-year contract starting at $98,000 per year."

Freeland gas station hearing gets the axe

  • Jun 14, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

Developers must reapply for permit

Two special events will raise funds for WICA

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

The Shifty Sailors and Late Nite Catechism coming to South Whidbey.

Sox retain Little League title

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

The South Whidbey Little League Red Sox reached the pinnacle of success for their fourth consecutive year Monday with a 12-2 win over Burlington in the Tournament of Champions.

Langley expands areas of influence

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Scrambling to catch up with Island County's planning effort of the past two years, the Langley City Council Wednesday approved an expanded urban growth area (UGA) and an enlarged joint planning area (JPA) that will put the city's and the county's comprehensive land use plans on the same temporal track."

Island mobilizes to help search for missing boy

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

Search and rescue personnel island-wide have been mobilized this week to help in the search for a 12-year-old boy who disappeared at Deception Pass State Park on Wednesday

School board chooses Laster as new Superintendent

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

Contract details being worked out.

Sheriff's Report

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

Entries from Island County Sheriff's log

Council tries to buck harbor lease

  • Jun 10, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00PM

"Keying on some alleged preferential treatment given to the city of Friday Harbor by the state's Department of Natural Resources, Langley City Council agreed Wednesday that it is time for the city to get rid of an expensive tidelands lease it has with the state agency."

School Board hits the road to find superintendent

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

Trips to Darrington and Bellingham are part of an unusual mobile school board meeting set for June 7.

Stiffer penalties soon in effect for littering

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

The act of littering is about to become an expensive crime for those who dump garbage in rural Island County.

"Eggs beside road hatch, baby killdeers survive"

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

"With some protective help from the South Whidbey community, a pair of killdeers are proud parents of three little hatchlings."

Holiday kicks off busy season at Deception Park

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

">About 59,000 people from all over the state, and some from other states and countries, visited Deception Pass State Park over the Memorial Day weekend, according to Park Manager Bill Overby."

One hundred years at Fort Casey

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

Fort Casey - Whidbey Island's best-known and most-visited historical landmark - is 100 years old this year. And everybody's invited to the big birthday party.

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

Bring out the compliments at graduation time

"Hot, fast, and dusty"

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

"Bike race draws beginners, professionals, but no mud."

Trinity Lutheran to host Norwegian Ladies' Chorus

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:59AM

"The Norwegian Ladies Chorus will perform Sunday, June 11 at 3 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, with guest artist Vern Olsen and Whidbey Island members Alice Cydell, Christine Schwald and LaVerne Tiedeman."

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