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Former CHS athletes shine in collegiate sports

  • Today at 5:00AM updated at 1:47PM

After shining as Wolves, several Coupeville High School graduates have continued their athletic success in collegiate spring sports.

Whidbey team closes in on state berth | Babe Ruth baseball

  • Today at 11:00AM updated at 1:46PM

The Oak Harbor/Coupeville 13/14 Babe Ruth baseball team is one stop from grabbing a berth in the state tournament after edging Sedro-Woolley 6-5 Wednesday, June 29, at Burlington’s Rotary Fields.

Sedro-Woolley stops North/Central Whidbey for district title | 11/12 softball

  • Today at 10:00AM updated at 1:43PM

Sedro-Woolley scored late to secure a 7-4 win over North/Central Whidbey in the title game of the district 11/12 Little League softball tournament Wednesday, June 29, at Volunteer Park Fields.

North/Central Whidbey uses big inning to net win | 11/12 softball

  • Today at 9:00AM updated at 11:11AM

The North/Central Whidbey 11/12 Little League softball team used some fifth-inning magic of its own to defeat Sedro-Woolley 8-3 Tuesday, June 28, in the second game of the District 11 tournament at Volunteer Park Fields.

Finding that deal for a steal

  • Jun 29, 2016 at 4:00PM

Crowds gathered Saturday morning for the start of the annual Coupeville Lions Club Garage Sale.

Island Scanner

  • Jun 29, 2016 at 3:00PM

The Coupeville Marshal’s Office responded to the following calls.

'Out of sight, out of mind': Handling town’s waste is an intricate process

  • Jun 29, 2016 at 2:00PM

Discussions about the town’s sewer system are at the forefront of town news as the town council considers a rate hike later this year.

Shank praised for hard work, given a raise

  • Jun 29, 2016 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville School Board extended the contract of Superintendent Jim Shank Monday night while offering praise for the leadership he provided during a school year in which he juggled three roles.

Payne earns first-team, all-state honors | Baseball

  • Jun 28, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Jun 29, 2016 at 7:51AM

Coupeville High School's Cole Payne added another honor to his growing list of baseball awards this spring. Payne was named to the Washington State Baseball Coaches Association 1A all-state, first-team Tuesday, June 28.

Wells fans 12 but Sedro-Woolley wins | 11/12 softball

  • Jun 28, 2016 at 9:00AM updated Jun 29, 2016 at 7:51AM

Coupeville’s Izzy Wells struck out 12 in five innings but it wasn’t enough as the North/Central Whidbey 11/12 Little League softball team lost to Sedro-Woolley 9-5 in the opening game of the District 11 tournament Monday, June 27, in Oak Harbor.

Youth baseball, softball teams begin postseason

  • Jun 28, 2016 at 12:28PM

Coupeville athletes involved in youth summer baseball and softball tournaments began district play this week.

Town of Coupeville investigating broken water line

  • Jun 27, 2016 at 9:52AM

Some Town of Coupeville customers woke up this morning without water. Public Works Director Willie LaRue said there is a leak somewhere in the main water line and crews are on scene investigating.

Island County takes more control of fireworks

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Jun 23, 2016 at 11:29AM

For Island County Sheriff Mark Brown and the county commissioners, it simply doesn’t make sense to allow people to shoot off fireworks when dry weather conditions are dangerous enough to permit a burn ban.

Community healing with farm changes

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 2:00PM

Six months in and the new regimen at Greenbank Farm seems to be working for both staff and tenants.

Items hum at Lions Garage Sale

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 2:00PM

Donna Brown’s passion for fixing up old sewing machines has been put to good use at the annual Coupeville Lions Garage Sale, which takes place this weekend at Coupeville Elementary School.

Coupeville Elementary registration Aug. 16-18

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 4:00PM

Parents of students new to the Coupeville School District may register their children in grades kindergarten through fifth grade at Coupeville Elementary School on Aug. 16-18.

Two-ferry boat service back online

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 3:00PM

Passengers who rely on Coupeville-to-Port Townsend ferry service breathed a sigh of relief last Thursday when a relief boat in South Puget Sound passed inspection, clearing the way for the resumption of two-boat service Sunday.

Deer more a nuisance than cute attraction | Letter

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 5:00PM

In reference to your front page article on June 16, I have a differing opinion of our “cute little bugger” and its family.

Ashamed of cartoon choice last week | Letter

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 5:00PM

I was so shocked with the Examiner today as I turned to the editorial cartoon. There were so many ways to have commented on the tragedy in Orlando without resorting to Islamophobia.

Is humanity simply doomed to extinction? | Letter

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 5:00PM

Common advice is not to discuss politics or religion. But the Orlando massacre and President Obama’s response points out that we have religious conflict not only here in America, but worldwide.

Impressed by work of Helen Price-Johnson | Letter

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 5:00PM

During the years of her service as Island County commissioner, I have been impressed with the dedicated leadership and far-reaching accomplishments of Helen Price Johnson.

Good new, bad news for island teams | Legion baseball

  • Jun 18, 2016 at 7:00AM

The early results of the Whidbey Island Nighthawks baseball experiment are mixed.

Ferry Kennewick out of service until mid July; Coupeville to get second boat Sunday

  • Jun 15, 2016 at 6:00PM updated Jun 16, 2016 at 1:57PM

For the second time in as many months, ferry service between Coupeville and Port Townsend has been reduced to one boat due to a rudder issue. It will return to two vessels Sunday when the Chetzemoka returns to service across Admiralty Inlet.

Class of ‘16 best & brightest: Top 10 seniors lead graduating class Friday

  • Jun 2, 2016 at 11:00AM updated Jun 15, 2016 at 3:56PM

The leap from small town to big city can be a little daunting for a high school graduate preparing to leave the nest.

Graduates take a big step: Coupeville’s Class of 2016 moves forward to tackle life’s challenges

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Jun 15, 2016 at 3:56PM

Coupeville’s gym was full of friends and family who endured the heat to share the special night with graduates as they took a big step into the rest of their lives.

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