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Opinion: Work continues following town OLF meeting

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:39PM

Many thanks to those who attended the community forum last week to share concerns about the Growlers’ carrier landing practice at Outlying Field. I regret there was not room for everyone in the building, and thank those who participated from the parking lot.

Learning and growing in Greenbank

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:32PM

A small group of students hoping to cultivate a career in agriculture are busy harvesting crops at Greenbank Farm.

Flea market starts at Greenbank Farm

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 9:00AM

Shoppers will enjoy perusing a selection of handmade crafts and vintage items when they shop Sundays at Greenbank Farm.

Hundreds show for OLF forum

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 3:00PM

More than 200 people turned out for a public meeting concerning Coupeville’s Outlying Field last Wednesday, many who called for the field’s closure.

Intern to review WSU possibility

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

Washington State University Extension is starting to examine possibilities to establish a presence at the Greenbank Farm.

Letter: Air station would be better fit in E. Wash

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

Editor, The military’s whole reason for being is to serve and protect us, which they have ably and nobly done.

Outdoor dining proposal sparks discussion with business owners

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

A proposal by a downtown business to encroach on public parking for outdoor dining has other area businesses talking.

County connectors receive state funding

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

The bus service connecting three counties in the area has been gaining popularity in recent years and will continue.

Central Whidbey drops opening games | Little League

  • Jul 1, 2013 at 11:01AM

Central Whidbey Little League teams opened District 11 all-star play this week with three losses.

11/12 baseball team gets district win | Little League

  • Jul 2, 2013 at 11:16AM

The Central Whidbey 11/12 baseball team came from behind to defeat South Skagit 10-4 Monday, July 2, in the District 11 Tournament in Sedro-Woolley.

Central Whidbey rallies again for win | Little League

  • Jul 3, 2013 at 11:16AM

For the second game in a row, the Central Whidbey 11/12 Little League baseball team came from behind to secure a win in the District 11 playoffs in Sedro-Woolley, this time roaring back from eight runs down to defeat South Whidbey 10-9 in extra innings Tuesday, July 2.

Islanders battle tough teams at Classic | Soccer

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 10:06AM

The Whidbey Islanders GU18 soccer team battled through a tough draw in the Rainier Valley Slammers Classic Tournament June 28-30 at the Starfire Complex in Tukwila.

Priess hangs up hat with reserve

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 3:19PM

After more than six years at the helm, Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve Manager Mark Preiss is hanging up his hat and headed for high country.

Letter: It’s time for Navy to be better neighbors to Central Whidbey

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 3:25PM

Editor, Whidbey Island has changed a great deal since 1943 when the Outlying Landing Field was built.

Socializing with strawberries

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 3:23PM

It was a sweet Saturday at Coupeville United Methodist Church.

Burn ban in effect next week

  • Jul 6, 2013 at 9:00AM

Dry conditions and warm weather is prompting the Island County Fire Marshal to declare a burn ban that will start next week.

Hundreds show for annual Lions garage sale

  • Jul 6, 2013 at 9:00AM

Hundreds of people flocked to Coupeville Elementary School over the weekend hoping to score treasures at the annual Coupeville Lions Garage Sale.

Preserving Partners: Groups working together to save Pratt history

  • Jul 6, 2013 at 9:00AM

Several treasured historical structures in Ebey’s Reserve have been getting much-needed TLC with the help of local and visiting preservationists.

Ledgewood gets additional state funds for drilling

  • Jul 7, 2013 at 9:00AM

Ledgewood residents’ plea to the governor and state lawmakers paid off this month with an appropriation of $200,000.

Berry picking time: U-pick fields offer summer goodness on Whidbey Island

  • Jul 8, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 1:54PM

Warm, summer days on Whidbey mean berry patches are waiting to be picked clean of sweet succulent treats.

Central Whidbey finishes 2nd in 11/12 tournament | Little League

  • Jul 8, 2013 at 12:22PM

Central Whidbey finished a strong run by placing second in the 11/12 Little League District 11 tournament Saturday, July 6, in Sedro-Woolley.

Coupeville meeting offers forum for proposed ferry increase

  • Jul 8, 2013 at 1:57PM

The Washington State Transportation Commission is seeking public comments on a proposed fare increase for Washington State Ferries. The proposed fare increase would go into effect Oct. 1 and include a 2 percent increase on passenger fares and a 3 percent increase on vehicle fares. Then, starting May 1, 2014, the ferry system would tack on an additional 2 percent increase on passenger fares and a 2.5 percent increase on vehicle fares.

Coupeville players help North Whidbey earn state berth | Little League

  • Jul 9, 2013 at 8:57AM

Coupeville players helped the North Whidbey 9/10 Little League softball team thump Sedro-Woolley 17-7 Monday, July 8, at Volunteer Park in Oak Harbor to claim the District 11 championship and a berth in the state tournament.

Coupeville’s Shifty Sailors mark 20th anniversary with series of West Coast performances

  • Jul 17, 2013 at 3:55PM

What started as an attempt to promote a book became a decades-long journey for a group of Central Whidbey-based singers.

Sports shorts...

  • Jul 19, 2013 at 10:00AM

Here is a look at some sports-related events happening around Central Whidbey.

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