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With climbing roses, go with wider, not taller | Sowin 'n the trowel

  • Mar 11, 2015 at 2:27PM

Yes, I know we have more winter to endure, but my daffodils haven’t gotten the memo. Are yours blooming too? And are your baby slugs as happy about it as mine are? How about your hyacinths?

Acres clear cut as part of regrowth

  • Mar 11, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Mar 16, 2015 at 1:56PM

Approximately 24 acres of forestland off Wanamaker Road have been clear cut to remove diseased trees and about 10,000 new ones planted in their place.

Science Olympiad team headed to state

  • Mar 11, 2015 at 5:00PM

Coupeville High School’s Science Olympiad team competed at the Northwest Regional Science Olympiad completion on Feb. 28 at Seattle Central College.

Spring prep preview | Coupeville golf

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 9:53AM

Coupeville High School has only one golfer, senior Christine Fields, but she is among the state's best.

Wolves tune up for regular season at jamborees | Soccer/Volleyball

  • Sep 8, 2015 at 9:09AM

The Coupeville High School soccer and volleyball teams broke away from the routine of practice and received a taste of game action when they competed in jamborees hosted by Oak Harbor last week.

Spring prep preview | Coupeville soccer

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 10:00AM

Several factors point to a successful season for the Coupeville High School soccer team.

Spring prep preview | Coupeville softball

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 11:00AM

Last year, for only the second time in school history, the Coupeville High School softball team qualified for the state tournament. The Wolves are aiming to make it a more frequent occurrence.

Spring prep preview | Coupeville tennis

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 12:00PM

The goals Coupeville tennis coach Ken Stange has for his athletes go beyond the players' high-school years.

Spring prep preview | Coupeville track

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 1:00PM

The goals of the Coupeville High School track team are different than with most squads. Recording personal bests and not team wins are the focus.

Spring prep preview | Coupeville baseball

  • Mar 12, 2015 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville High School baseball team is coming off one of its most successful seasons ever, and the club's aim is to match that effort this year, according to coach Willie Smith.

Whidbey Animals' Improvement Foundation opens new shelter this week

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 2:00PM

Administrators for Whidbey Animals’ Improvement Foundation haven’t quite caught their breath after a whirlwind week of moving into a new 12,544 square foot shelter. They’re breathless even though the new shelter is three times the size of the organization’s previous main shelter, affords much more breathing room and a new state of the art ventilation system.

Overheated wiring causes garage fire in Coupeville

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 2:00PM

Overheated wiring caused a small fire inside the garage of an Admiral’s Cove home early Monday.

Resident drops suit against Port of Coupeville

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 2:00PM

A lawsuit claiming the Port of Coupeville violated the Open Public Meetings Act is being dropped by the complainant.

Private plane makes emergency landing at OLF near Coupeville

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 2:00PM

A single-engine civilian aircraft carrying four people made an emergency landing at the Naval Outlying Field near Coupeville Sept. 2.

Never enough time for Coupeville High senior

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 3:00PM

Sebastian Davis has been reaching for the stars his entire life. The Coupeville High School senior may have been born and raised in a small town, but his mind has carried him far outside its limits, and will continue to do so going forward.

Island Transit’s finances, service returning to normal

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 4:00PM

Island Transit has restored itself to solvency and reinstated most of the 20 percent of services it cut last year because of budget shortfalls, interim director Ken Graska told a group of county officials Wednesday.

Gardening tools: A few of my favorite things | Sowin 'n' the Trowel

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 4:00PM

The Scottish writer and philosopher Thomas Carlyle wrote, “Man is a tool -using animal. Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all.” There are a number of things I would disagree with Carlyle on, but this isn’t one of them, especially when it comes to gardening.

Central Whidbey nonprofit fair set for Saturday

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 4:00PM

The Coupeville Farmers Market will once again host the Central Whidbey Nonprofit Fair Saturday, Sept. 19.

Born would be a great WGH asset | Letter

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 5:00PM

Claims are being made that Rob is rude, a bully, unable to get along with people, and nasty to current commissioners. Quite the opposite is true.

WGH doesn’t need an unemployed blogger | Letter

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 5:00PM

Everything written isn’t always true. Rob Born, and more recently, his sidekick Richard Wagner, have been on a campaign to paint Whidbey General Hospital’s management, and similarly the hospital commissioners as incompetent.

Storm was a sign of change | Letter

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 5:00PM

Carbon Washington’s initiative I-732 would tax fossil fuel producers and use the revenues to help Washington residents get fossil fuel free and grow a resilient, renewable energy economy.

Born would be WGH disaster | Letter

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 5:00PM

In 2011, hospital commissioner candidate Rob Born submitted a record request regarding the plans for the proposed new hospital wing. WGH provided the designs which Born reviewed for about an hour. He didn’t ask any questions, even though officials offered to clarify anything he might not understand. He refused, left and wrote an opinion piece where he trashed the plans and made a number of his own suggestions.

Coupeville drops opener | Volleyball

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 9:59AM

South Whidbey began the 2015 season by powering past host Coupeville 3-0 Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Wolves start season with 3-3 tie | Soccer

  • Sep 10, 2015 at 9:58AM

Mount Vernon Christian exploited the inexperience of the Coupeville defense to come back from two goals down to tie the visiting Wolves 3-3 in the season soccer opener Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Wolverines rally past Coupeville | Volleyball

  • Sep 11, 2015 at 9:17AM

Spurred by a big comeback in the first game, Friday Harbor blanked the visiting Coupeville High School volleyball team 3-0 Thursday, Sept. 10.

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