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Grant convinces council to buy new cop car

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

"With a $6,000 federal grant as leverage, Langley Police Chief Bob Herzberg had little trouble Wednesday night convincing the city council to allow him to purchase the city's second new police car inside of a year. "

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

You could be in the sack at McDonald's.

Jamboree gets Falcon kickers to shake a leg

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

"On Saturday, varsity and junior varsity soccer teams from South Whidbey High School, Port Townsend, and Jackson played two 20-minute games each in South Whidbey's first-ever jamboree tuneup.Though most of the games ended in 0-0 ties, the round-robin mini-tournament gave all three teams a chance to test moves they have been practicing during the three-week pre-season. "

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

Wounds caused by hate and disrespect.

County reacts to base closure talk

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

"Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, has introduced a bill in the U.S. Senate to open another round of base closures, as requested by military leaders. Whidbey Island officials have already reacted. "

Whidbey Jazz Concert showcases five island high school bands

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

"Toe-tapping big band jazz band fans can get a large dose of their favorite music at the Whidbey Jazz Concert, coming to the South Whidbey High School auditorium on Friday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m. "

Kit house may not be from Sears

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

"After spending $20,000 to move what was purported to be a turn-of-the-century Craftsman-style kit house from the Greenbank Farm to Bayview, members of the nonprofit Goosefoot Community Fund discovered recently that they may not own the genuine article. "

Fastpitch team starts with win over Sequim

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

South Whidbey's fastpitch team mounted a successful final-inning comeback to go 1-0 on the season Saturday.

Residents to pave Crawford Road

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"About 30 property owners living and doing business along Crawford Road will spend $112,000 of their own money this spring to hire Kreig Construction to pave the heavily potholed, gravel road, even though it is used as a public through road and was designated two years ago as the center of all new light industrial development on South Whidbey "

Clinton takes another look at planning

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Uncertainty in Clinton about the community's future has resulted in the local planning process going back to the future through a visioning exercise.Next Monday, the Clinton community will be asked to describe their vision for the next 20 years. "

Choochokam planning is under way

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Choochokam, the Langley Festival of the Arts, is gearing up for its 26th year as one of the most popular summertime events in our region and is looking for a logo design, entertainers, artists and volunteers. "

Bonds fund courthouse projects

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"The money will keep flowing for the county's courthouse improvement project thanks to a $5 million bond sale approved Monday by the Island County Commissioners. The project started some 15 years ago with property acquisition and is well along at this point. The project's first phase, the new Law & Justice Building, is almost finished, according to Public Works Director Larry Kwarsick. "

South Whidbey School District

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

What's happening in South Whidbey schools.

Green groups join other side of lawsuit

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

Island County environmental groups have taken the other side in a legal dispute joined by Island County government in January. The issue is new shoreline development regulations adopted by the state Department of Ecology.


  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

Island County Sheriff's Report

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

Fellow 'olderwomen' have much in common.

Boys golf team swings into spring

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Though the Falcons are back on the links without last year's top golfer, graduate Charlie Bass, or tennis and golf star Dorian Sidhu, the team still has the big guns to get the job done. "

Frosh drive girls golf team

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Freshmen Teran Langloy and Hailie Mansfield led the Falcons out of the chute Thursday when they played in the number-one and number-two spots of the South Whidbey lineup during a preseason jamboree at Harbor Point Golf Club. Along with five returning varsity golfers from the 2000 golf team, the two young players may well be harbingers for a new era of South Whidbey High School golf. "

Track teams have numbers and experience

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

It's always good to have numbers on your side.South Whidbey High School's boys and girls track and field teams have the numbers and more working for them in the team's first season of the millennium.

Girls tennis squad set to hunt big 3A game

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

Falcons are optimistic despite loss to graduation of state competitors.

Teamwork makes the difference for Falcon kickers

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"In the aftermath of 2000's 15-6, 2A state runner-up dream season, South Whidbey coaches Mark Helpenstell, John Jelinek, and Joel Gerlach might just be on the edge of unlocking the potential of what is still one of the most competitive soccer programs in the state. "

"New coaches, baseball team plan winning season"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Once South Whidbey High School's new baseball coach, Dave Guetlin, gets to really know his players, there will be little to stop the Falcons from having a winning season. "

Island woman's efforts bring water to Brazilian village

  • Mar 11, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Joyce Lagow started a campaign two years ago to fund a well in the small town of Bom Successo in Brazil, a community ravaged by drought. Now, the well is in. "

Former councilman asks pointed questions

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

"Former Langley City Council member Dick Johnson used a portion of the public commentary section to level accusations at Councilmember Doug Allderdice, Mayor Lloyd Furman, and City Administrator Eric Lucas. "

Goss Lake trees still lack full protection

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

Rep. Kelly Barlean is still trying to save DNR land from logging.

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