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Washington State ferries.

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

Your link to the ferry system that services Whidbey Island.

Plant that pumpkin now: Seeds available free

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

Plans are under way for the fifth annual Whidbey Island Giant Pumpkin Contest to be held Oct. 14 in conjunction with Coupeville's Harvest Fest.

Islanders build their own baidarkas

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

"In a big aluminum building tucked away on the end of Freeland's Wahl Road, two island women learned last week how to build baidarkas. To do it, they needed to learn a little history, how to use dozens of tools, and a bit about how boats move through water. And, they had to know what a baidarka is."

Whidbey Recipes

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

A hare-raising tale.

Bayview Hall to go non-profit

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

"A lot has changed at Bayview Hall over the past year, and as of mid-April, the facility will look different even in the eyes of the Internal Revenue Service"

FYI

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

Island County Sheriff's Report

Poetry not for fools

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

Whidbey Island Poetry Festival starts off National Poetry Month on April Fools Day.

Schools prepare for any disaster

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

"April is Earthquake Awareness Month, but schools on Whidbey Island are preparing for any disaster."

Art galleries open new shows

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

Three South Whidbey galleries open new exhibits this weekend.

Parks sponsors skateboard tour

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

South Whidbey Parks and Recreation will take all interested skateboarders to one of the newest and largest skate parks in the Northwest on April 5.

Falcon News

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

News from South Whidbey High School

DeForest is choice for Intermediate School helm

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:39AM

"After watching John DeForest work as the South Whidbey Intermediate School interim principal for a year, a school district staff selection committee decided last week that it liked what it saw, choosing him as its top candidate for a permanent spot at the school's helm."

Off the Record

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

What's with the year-round permanent Christmas lights flickering in our night sky?

Tennis builds momentum to 3-1 record

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

"Someone forgot to tell the members of the South Whidbey girls tennis team that they are a 2A team this year.It's probably for the best, since the Falcons downed three 3A Wesco opponents in four meets over the past two weeks."

Baseball team wants league win

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

South Whidbey's baseball team is looking for a league win this week after losing back-to-back games to Granite Falls to start their North Cascades League season.

"Falcons strike Turks, Marauders"

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

"Riding a season-opening win over Cascade last week, the South Whidbey High School boys soccer team added two big wins and one mystifying loss to their record during the past seven days to get off to one of its best starts ever."

Fastpitch streak increases to three

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

South Whidbey's fastpitch team increased its winning streak to three consecutive games Saturday with a 2-0 non-league win at Lynnwood.

Cathlamet taken out of service

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

Ferry leaves dock by itself

State cuts growth areas down to size

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

The growth boundaries county officials have drawn around Freeland and Clinton go too far.That was the verdict the Western Washington Growth Management Hearings Board handed down last week while reviewing the county's Comprehensive Plan.

Crime sparks 'alarming' trend

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

"In Island County, police officers and sheriff's deputies agree that burglar alarms are good at doing two things -- preventing break-ins and sounding false alarms."

Workshop teaches the art of hand-tool stone sculpture

  • Mar 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

"Returning to Whidbey for its seventh year, the Northwest Stone Sculptors Association will hold its hand-tool stone carving workshop at the Whidbey Institute's Chinook center, May 5-7."

A day for science

  • Mar 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

"The South Whidbey Primary School's kindergarten, first, and second grade students all participated in the annual Science Day last week, doing everything from playing with rabbits to cracking open sedimentary rocks and landing a flight simulator."

Slightly Retired

  • Mar 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:38AM

Emergency food supplies are a double blessing

April Fools Day brings musical fable about fools

  • Mar 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:37AM

"Sing!Chronicity presents Gian Carlo Menotti's The Unicorn, the Gorgon and the Manticore, or, The Three Sundays of a Poet, on Saturday, April 1, at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley.Joining them in the performance will be a live orchestra with a guest conductor from Seattle, a company of dancers and a cast of costumed players. In the prevailing theater custom of the day, there will also be Renaissance masks, puppets, and a storyteller who in Shakespearean fashion will begin the play with a prologue and end it with an epilogue."

Boy rolls car on Maxwelton

  • Mar 25, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:37AM

A 17-year-old Clinton boy was lucky to escape with his life Tuesday afternoon after rolling his car on Maxwelton Road.

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