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Greenbank Farm managers say end has come

  • Aug 12, 2015 at 2:00PM

Hope that the Greenbank Farm Management Group could continue some kind of advisory role over the farm came to an end Monday night.

Greenbank decision was arrogant, disrespectful | Letter

  • Aug 12, 2015 at 2:00PM

The discussion on the island surrounding the Greenbank Farm business owners and the actions of two of the Port of Coupeville commissioners is still a hot topic.

Farm decision needs to be reexamined | Letter

  • Aug 12, 2015 at 4:00PM

As an Island County taxpayer for the past 16 years and full time resident since 2012, I’ve been amazed and disappointed by the lack of transparency or process in the Port of Coupeville’s decision to sunset relations with the Greenbank Farm Management Group.

Do right and reverse Greenbank Farm vote | Letter

  • Aug 12, 2015 at 4:00PM

The shock and disbelief about Marshall Bronson’s and John Carr’s action at the July 8 Port of Coupeville meeting has not worn off. Many have written well thought out letters to the editor, and I now feel compelled to add my voice.

Coach hopes to develop young men of high character | Football

  • Aug 13, 2015 at 5:00AM

New Coupeville High School football coach Brett Smedley wants to build more than a winning program. He wants to develop student-athletes of high character.

Coupeville art show to benefit PNW Art School

  • Aug 13, 2015 at 6:00AM

In an effort to show his continued gratitude toward the Pacific Northwest Art School, Gary Schallock will be among six artists who will be hosting the “Whidbey Expressions” benefit show at the Coupeville Rec Hall Aug. 14-16.

Wolves drop district game | Girls basketball

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 12:40PM

Bellevue Christian used a physical defense to slow the Coupeville High School girls basketball team and hand the Wolves a 50-33 loss in the district tournament at Sumner High School Monday, Feb. 16.

Cascade Christian knocks Coupeville out of tournament | Boys basketball

  • Feb 17, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 12:40PM

For the Coupeville High School boys basketball team, its 59-36 district tournament loss at Cascade Christian in Puyallup Saturday, Feb. 14, was the end of the season. The game, however, marked a beginning as well.

Board explores reserve’s message

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 1:28PM

For some, Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve is a place to escape to from the big city or the bustle of life. For others, it’s a place to own property and make a livelihood.

Coupeville rally targets fossil fuels

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 2:00PM

More than a dozen people gathered Friday afternoon to raise awareness for Divestment Day.

WGH cesarean rate is below average | Letter

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 2:07PM

Editor, As the manager of the Whidbey Family Birth Place, I would like to respond to the letter to the editor in last week’s newspaper about the 2013 cesarean section rate at Whidbey General Hospital.

Caller reports man with ‘angry eyes’ drinking on street | Blotter

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 3:00PM

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

Library seeking input from teen patrons

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 5:00PM

Teenagers are being asked to help shape the future of the Coupeville Library this week. The library is hosting a “teen board” for local children ages 11-17 to voice opinions on how the library should develop and what they’d like to see offered in the future

Middle schoolers dig new sustainability class

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 6:00PM updated Feb 19, 2015 at 11:39AM

On a mid-February afternoon, Wilbur Purdue steps inside a hoop house and proudly reveals the fruits of his students’ labor.

Burglar sentenced to prison time

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 8:00PM

A suspected car thief and burglar who was caught after he passed out behind the wheel was recently sent to prison.

Year in crime reveals fairly quiet town

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 8:00PM

It’s been almost a year since the Island County Sheriff’s Office took over management of the Coupeville Marshal’s Office. And in that year, Marshal Rick Norrie has tracked every call that his office receives.

WAIF shelter campaign nearing its goal, with community’s help

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 11:36AM

When completed, Whidbey Animals’ Improvement Foundation’s new building will greatly increase the nonprofit agency’s capacity.

Overtime loss ends Wolves' season | Girls basketball

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 10:12PM

The Coupeville High School girls basketball team's season ran out of steam when it ran out of players in a 50-44 overtime loss to 10th-ranked Seattle Christian in the District 3 1A tournament Wednesday, Feb. 18.

TV’s ‘Pickers’ coming to Whidbey Island

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 2:00PM

Stars of the History Channel show “American Pickers” may be coming to film on Whidbey Island this fall.

Coupeville Wharf tenants to receive return in taxes

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 2:00PM

Tenants at the Coupeville Wharf will see a return of almost $18,000 in taxes paid between 2011 and 2015.

Some Coupeville residents weep over fate of old willow

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 2:00PM

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.

Port of Coupeville points to start of lease talks

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 2:00PM

The Port of Coupeville is moving forward with lease negotiations and plans to manage the Greenbank Farm.

Boat comes to rescue: Ex-Coast Guard vessel a new force for fire department

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 2:00PM

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.

Step to prevent fire starts one instead in Coupeville

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 3:00PM

A Coupeville homeowner’s attempt to prevent a fire danger instead accidently caused one.

Families don’t always look like they’re related | Sowin 'n' the Trowel

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 3:00PM

What pops into your mind’s eye when you think of honeysuckle? Is it a fragrant vine or is it an arching shrub that makes good hedges and borders?

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