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Computer trainer big item in fire budget

  • Dec 15, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:13AM

"The South Whidbey Fire district commissioners has approved a $728,951 budget that includes purchase of a laptop computer and video projector to convert its training manuals into easy-to-use Power Point video presentations."

Langley boat job prompts concern

  • Dec 15, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:12AM

"The retrofit of the Capital Queen, a Mississippi riverboat moored at the Nichols Brothers Boat Builders dock in Langley Harbor, is causing a raft of complaints in the city."

Island County Sheriff’s Report

  • Dec 11, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:12AM

Police reports from the Island County Sheriff's Department.

Falcon boys drop to 0-2 with hoop loss to Bellevue

  • Dec 11, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:12AM

It looked good late in the third quarter when the South Whidbey boys basketball team was trailing Bellevue Christian by only three points. But their offense couldn't keep up with the high scoring opponents.

The tax comes back

  • Dec 11, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:12AM

Langley to reconsider lodging tariff after vetoeing it last week.

Outdoor classroom provides a sylvan setting for learning

  • Dec 11, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:12AM

"From poetry to mushrooms and salmon, South Whidbey's young students are learning in the district's Outdoor Classroom."

The A&E calendar

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:12AM

Arts and entertainment listings for South Whidbey.

Park land purchase is a go

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:11AM

The Island County Board of Commissioners has agreed in principle to sign an interlocal agreement with the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District to add 40 acres of ballfields and woodland trails to the South Whidbey Community Park.

Whidbey Dance Theatre's 'Nutcracker' reviewed

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:11AM

“The Nutcracker” is a triumph of community theater

Film festival showcases work of LMS students

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:11AM

WICA presents a Gala Film Opening of the Langley Middle School Arts-in-Education Project student films

Coupeville swats Falcon boys 73-59

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:11AM

Wolves win island rivalry

Falcons girls tame Wolves

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:11AM

"South Whidbey hoopsters get two easy wins, prepare for Lynden Christian."

A wish is granted

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:11AM

A little girl is brought across the country to visit grandparents on Whidbey.

Salmon return to Glendale for third year

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:11AM

"Salmon are returning to Glendale Creek for the third consecutive year since the big New Year’s Eve storm of 1997, while the county proceeds with road repair plans."

Car impounds now longer for suspended drivers

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:10AM

"With the imposition of a new state law, getting caught with a suspended license can cause drivers to lose their cars for good. People are asking: Is the law fair?"

White supremacists meet without incident

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:10AM

"Apparently hoping to draw a crowd to their annual remembrance of the death of white supremacist Robert Mathews, a group of his followers invited a nationally-known speaker to Greenbank Saturday."

Cuts dominate topics at ferry meeting on I-695

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:10AM

"There was enough talk of cutting and slashing to make an unsuspecting visitor think the plot for Halloween XXII was being discussed. However, it was just another ferry meeting in the aftermath of voter approval of I-695"

Parks Department offers mountain trips

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:10AM

"This year South Whidbey Parks and Recreation is offering a Tuesday adult ski bus pass for alpine skiers, along with its third year of the Youth Snowrider bus on Saturdays."

Habitat for Humanity builds first South Whidbey house

  • Dec 4, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:10AM

A celebration in Freeland on Sunday marks the completion of the first Habitat for Humanity house on South Whidbey. The community is invited to meet the numerous volunteers and the new homeowner.

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts

  • Dec 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:10AM

WICA's upcoming events

The Clyde Theatre

  • Dec 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:10AM

See what's playing at the movies.

Links to Island entertainment

  • Dec 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:10AM

Visit the WICA Web site for information on upcoming events.

Community pitches in for memorable Thanksgiving dinner

  • Dec 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:09AM

South Whidbey American Legion Post 141 served 250 turkey and ham dinners on Thanksgiving Day.

Falcon wrestlers start season

  • Dec 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:09AM

"Wrestlers greater in number, size, talent."

Holiday Art Walk marks festive season at Langley galleries

  • Dec 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:09AM

Langley’s art galleries will be dressed up in all their finery to celebrate the season with the Holiday Art Walk on Saturday

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