A judge threw out a lawsuit against two Whidbey real-estate companies over noise disclosures related to aircraft noise Friday afternoon.
No Field Carrier Landing Practice operations for aircraft stationed at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., through Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015.
The man who has helped run the Island County Sheriff’s Office since 2007 is leaving.
Island County is working toward making its animal-control workers employees of the county rather than independent contractors, county officials said.
Linds Pharmacy in Coupeville closed Wednesday after the community was notified via a flyer being distributed earlier last week.
After 20 years with Whidbey General Hospital, spokeswoman Trish Rose has left her position to work for Naval Hospital Oak Harbor.
Although the first day of school in Coupeville isn’t until Monday for students, teachers tend to get started much earlier.
The fire department upgraded its marine rescue capabilities in a big way, purchasing a sturdy former Coast Guard vessel that is expected to be a force on the water.
A group of 14 Coupeville residents, several of them farmers, last week persuaded the Board of Island County Commissioners to reconsider decreasing the speed limit to 35 mph, from 50, on only a portion of Engle Road. They favor decreasing the limit over the road’s entire length, ideally also making it all a no-passing zone.
Although many agencies throughout Washington are sending crews to help with fires in Eastern Washington, Central Whidbey Fire & Rescue is not one of them.
A Coupeville resident accused of breaking a homeowner’s back during a July 27 burglary and then fleeing to Canada was charged earlier this month, according to court documents.
Island County Prosecutor Greg Banks announced today that he no longer believes he is the right person to review the April death of Keaton Farris in the Coupeville Jail. In a released statement, Banks said to avoid any perceptions of a conflict of interest that he has requested Whatcom County Prosecuting Attorney Dave McEachran perform the review on behalf of his office.
Tenants at the Coupeville Wharf will see a return of almost $18,000 in taxes paid between 2011 and 2015.
Jim Shank has nothing against a grand weeping willow tree that has shaded the school grounds in Coupeville for more than half a century. However, the superintendent of the Coupeville School District is planning to have the massive tree removed this month because of the danger posed by falling branches.
A federal court judge denied a group’s attempt to halt the Navy’s carrier landing practice at a field near Coupeville.
The Port of Coupeville is moving forward with lease negotiations and plans to manage the Greenbank Farm.
A Coupeville homeowner’s attempt to prevent a fire danger instead accidently caused one.
A Coupeville resident filed a petition against the Port of Coupeville Tuesday that claims two of the three commissioners violated the Open Public Meetings Act.
Hope that the Greenbank Farm Management Group could continue some kind of advisory role over the farm came to an end Monday night.
One of Whidbey General Hospital's loudest critics received the most votes in the race for a seat on the board, according to the first count of ballots in the primary election.