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Grounded boat spilled less than 5 gallons of fuel

  • Today at 4:00PM

A private fishing boat that grounded near Monroe Landing last month spilled less than five gallons of diesel into Penn Cove.

Neighbors weigh in on South End pot farm plan

  • Today at 3:00PM

You may not like having a pot farm sprout up in your backyard, but that doesn’t make it illegal.

Coupeville schools ready for new year

  • Today at 2:00PM

The Coupeville School District will welcome six new teachers, one new administrator and at least 66 new kindergartners when classes start Sept. 6.

Brewing up sunshine

  • Today at 2:00PM

Sunshine Drip Coffee Lounge opened earlier this month and has been serving a steady stream of customers ever since.

Poulsbo man jumps from ferry

  • Today at 11:00AM

An autopsy confirmed that the body of the man found in waters off Whidbey Island Saturday was the person who jumped from a ferry near Coupeville Thursday night.

Body ID’d as man who jumped from ferry

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Aug 24, 2016 at 10:45AM

An autopsy confirmed that the body of the man found in waters off Whidbey Island Saturday was the person who jumped from a ferry near Coupeville Thursday night.

Body recovered in waters off Whidbey

  • Aug 20, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Aug 24, 2016 at 10:38AM

The body of an elderly man was recovered in the water off the western shores of Whidbey Island Saturday afternoon.

Search continues for ferry jumper

  • Aug 19, 2016 at 6:00AM updated Aug 24, 2016 at 10:38AM

The U.S. Coast Guard and other local agencies continue their search for a ferry passenger who jumped into the waters of Admiralty Inlet Thursday night.

Changes and challenges ahead for Wolves | Football

  • Aug 20, 2016 at 5:00AM

The Coupeville High School football schedule will have a different look this fall — along with an increased degree of difficulty.

A fitting achievement: Town founder’s headstone is together again

  • Aug 19, 2016 at 10:54AM

It’s taken Rick Castellano seven years to piece together a mystery surrounding the headstone of Capt. Thomas Coupe.

Another successful art festival completed

  • Aug 19, 2016 at 10:53AM

Under sunny skies and despite an abundance of events on Whidbey over the weekend, attendance was strong for this year’s Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival.

Nortier at wheel in effort to get IT on track

  • Aug 19, 2016 at 10:50AM

Mike Nortier, the director, has been riding bus routes to help him get a feel for both the system and the riders.

Boyles fundraiser set for Friday

  • Aug 18, 2016 at 8:00AM updated at 11:59AM

A fundraiser for Bennett Boyles and his family will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at the Coupeville Recreation Hall.

Pair of Coupeville runners among Race the Reserve winners

  • Aug 15, 2016 at 11:00AM updated Aug 16, 2016 at 10:28AM

Two Central Whidbey runners were among the six winners of the Sixth Annual Race the Reserve Saturday, Aug. 13, in Coupeville.

Race the Reserve 2016 | Slideshow

  • Aug 15, 2016 at 11:02AM

Here are a few shots of the 2016 Race the Reserve taken by Jim Waller Saturday, Aug. 13.

Fishing for a new pastime: Anglers reeling from reality of no salmon fishing this summer

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

Fishing for chinook salmon closed last Friday in the waters of Admiralty Inlet, the last remaining area around Whidbey that was open to salmon fishing.

A&C festival taking over downtown this weekend

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival organizers are finalizing last-minute details before one of Whidbey Island’s largest events of the year gets underway Friday.

Coupeville writer healing with power of poetry

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

After a decades-long career in healthcare, including several years at Whidbey Internal Medicine, Lois Edstrom, a Coupeville poet, retired in 2004 to allocate more of her time to writing. Since then she has published numerous poems in anthologies and journals, as well as two chapbooks and a recently released full-length collection “Night Beyond Black.”

Fame, banner year for Whidbey’s bean | Rockin' a Hard Place

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

We had a lot of rain early this spring, then a lot of sun, then a lot of cooler temperatures, then a lot more sun. Those in the know about such things on Central Whidbey can add it up. After a couple thin years, 2016 should produce a great harvest of Rockwell beans.

Did not know about nor condoned Homola attack | Letter

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

The primary election is now behind us and our focus turns to the general election. I would like to thank everyone who supported me during the primary, and for encouraging me to continue our work together to make our communities better places to work and live.

Firefighters deserve respect, appreciation | Letter

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

The residents of Coupeville and surrounding areas owe our thanks — and sometimes our lives — to Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue. Whether a house fire, a water rescue, a brush burn out of control, or a personal safety call, they are there for us.

Confederate flag symbol of racism, division | Letter

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 11:00AM

Kudos to those discerning people in the yellow trailer on the corner of the last road into Fort Ebey State Park. They see fit to hang the Confederate flag at the same height as the American flag for all to see when they are here.

New coach hopes program impacts entire community | Football

  • Aug 11, 2016 at 5:00AM

New Coupeville High School football coach Jon Atkins wants to touch Central Whidbey the way his hometown coaches affected Sutter, Calif.

UPDATE | State police identify Langley bicyclist; suspected drunk driver to make court appearance

  • Aug 5, 2016 at 11:03AM

A South Whidbey bicyclist is dead and another man in jail following a fatal collision on East Harbor Road in Freeland Thursday evening. The Washington State Patrol identified the deceased Friday morning as Randall L. Lorraine, 58, of Langley.

Need for speed: Racers get out their belt sanders for first Coupeville event

  • Aug 3, 2016 at 2:00PM

Ken Green was among a throng of contractors who came to either watch or compete in the first belt sander racing event at Frontier Building Supply’s Coupeville store last Friday.

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