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Learn about Running Start Feb. 25

Skagit Valley College counselor/instructor Nancy McHale will host an evening on Running Start beginning at 6:30 p.m., in Hayes Hall, Room 137 on Feb. 25.… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2002

Marine Resources Committee meets Feb. 6

Island County Marine Resources Committee meets from 4 to 6 p.m., at Heller Road Fire Station in Oak Harbor. Learn more about the progress the… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2002

NEWS BRIEFS Feb. 6, 2002

Lodging tax funds dispersedThe second round of grants from the 2 percent Hotel-Motel Lodging Tax have been meted out to various organizations that help bring… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2002
Coupeville’s Chris Good goes strong to the hoop in the second half of the Wolves’ 59-54 victory over Darrington of Tuesday. Good finished the contest with a game-high 26 points and 15 rebounds.

Coupeville boys go undefeated at home

The Coupeville boys basketball team wrapped up an undefeated home season with a 61-49 victory over LaConner on Friday night.

  • Feb 6, 2002
Coupeville’s Chris Good goes strong to the hoop in the second half of the Wolves’ 59-54 victory over Darrington of Tuesday. Good finished the contest with a game-high 26 points and 15 rebounds.

What comes after the Prowler?

Navy supporters plan for the future

  • Feb 6, 2002

Coupeville school levy passes

As was pretty much expected, voters in Coupeville gave their highly-touted school district the big nod yesterday, passing another four-year maintenance and operations levy with 72.5 percent approval.

  • Feb 6, 2002

Jazz dance concert is Feb. 9

Community Concert Association of Whidbey Island presents Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago on Saturday, Feb. 9 in Coupeville. This internationally acclaimed company of 10 is… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2002

EDITORIAL: Going too far with kindness

The Island County Commissioners each year declare Random Acts of Kindness Week.

  • Feb 6, 2002

ISLAND FLAVORS: Let red wines, rich food warm you this winter

When the weather is warm and dry, nothing is more refreshing than a crisp, cold glass of dry white wine. However, when it is as dark and blustery (as it is while I write this), my thoughts turn toward sitting beside a warm fire with a hearty, nourishing meal and a glass of velvety red wine.

  • Feb 6, 2002

School: Family Fun night was a success

Tuesday evening was filled with fun at the first Family Fun Night held at North Whidbey Middle School!

  • Feb 6, 2002

Family Night Out

Moms, dads, kids get together at school

  • Feb 6, 2002

IN GOOD THYME Pussy willows signal approach of spring

When my octogenarian mother could no longer live independently, she moved from the Northeast to California where my sister, a nurse, could look after her. Although Mom was enchanted with the year-round color and diversity of California flora, she missed many of the cool-climate plants of her New Jersey home.

  • Feb 6, 2002

Whidbey Island: Boy Scouts find support locally

Boy Scout Troop 53 would like to extend a big thank you to the WhidbeyIsland community for their support of the troop’s recent Christmas wreath… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2002

Khac Chi performs Friday, Feb. 8

Khac Chi performs at Whidbey Island’s Center for the Arts in Langley continues its 2001-2002 Family Series Feb. 8 with the Khac Chi Ensemble, a… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2002

Get backstage with WICA

Theatrical Lighting and Sound will be taught by Whidbey Island Center for the Arts’ technical director. Open to ages 16 - adult, classes will be… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2002
Oak Harbor’s Grant Bull (No. 24) drives in the first half against Monroe. Bull led the Wildcats with 11 points in their 71-44 loss to the Bearcats on Thursday night.

Cats can’t overcome Monroe avalanche

The Oak Harbor boys basketball team had to wait two extra days to face Monroe after the recent snowstorm moved the game to Thursday night.

  • Feb 4, 2002
Oak Harbor’s Grant Bull (No. 24) drives in the first half against Monroe. Bull led the Wildcats with 11 points in their 71-44 loss to the Bearcats on Thursday night.

Wolves clinch Northwest A title with win at Orcas

The Coupeville boys basketball team and their fans used the long ferry trip home from Orcas Island to celebrate clinching the 2001 Northwest A League title.

  • Feb 4, 2002

FINS, FURS & FEATHERS Spaniels make ideal small hunting dogs

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  • Feb 4, 2002

King, Coupeville clobber Orcas Island

Led by a sizzling scoring game from sharpshooter Brianne King, the Coupeville girls basketball team set a new school record with their 17th win of the regular season, a 64-40 victory over Orcas Island on Tuesday.

  • Feb 4, 2002

NEWS BRIEFS Feb. 2, 2002

Council ponders TV cable dealOak Harbor residents who are happy or unhappy with their cable service may want to attend the City Council meeting next… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2002