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Deputies respond to fraud situation | Blotter

  • May 6, 2015 at 3:02PM

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

Science Olympiad team brings home two first-place wins

  • May 6, 2015 at 2:00PM updated May 15, 2015 at 9:29AM

Coupeville High School’s Science Olympiad team won two first-place awards at the state competition in Des Moines last month.

Challenge yourself to learn about vets | Letter

  • May 6, 2015 at 2:49PM

Editor, Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month in 1999 for the public to demonstrate its appreciation for the sacrifices and successes made by our service members past and present.

Thanks to those who support our schools | Letter

  • May 6, 2015 at 2:47PM

Editor, Thank you. On behalf of the students, staff and Board of Directors of the Coupeville School District, I would like to express my sincere appreciation to district voters for participating in the April 28 capital projects levy election. Although we must wait until May 12 for final certification, it appears that the levy has passed with a 55 percent “yes” vote. This is wonderful news for our students and for our community.

Suva sails home: Historic vessel returns to Cove

  • May 6, 2015 at 2:09PM

The Suva has finally come home. The 90-year-old schooner, originally contracted by a prominent Whidbey businessman, has traveled around the Pacific Northwest only to return to her native waters.

Looking forward to political season on the Rock this year | Rockin' A Hard Place

  • May 6, 2015 at 3:00PM

It must be something in the air that makes it so difficult for us Rock dwellers to agree on anything. Maybe it’s another effect of pollen from evergreen trees. In addition to sinusitis.

Hearts & Hammers chips away at 17 community service projects

  • May 6, 2015 at 4:00PM

The last thing Dave Kelleher wanted to do was tangle with bees. But after John Schisel got finished sawing through a section of siding and removed it, bees emerged from the exposed insulation, sending both general contractors scurrying for a can of insect repellent.

Water Festival seeking bread for hospitality gesture

  • May 6, 2015 at 6:00PM

Tribes from all over the region will gather in Coupeville Saturday, May 16 for a day to celebrate the area’s connection with Native American heritage.

Pay phone disappearance leaves some wondering

  • May 6, 2015 at 7:00PM

Some of the downtown business community were scratching their heads last week, wondering what happened to the pay phone on Front Street.

Hospital critic eyes board seat

  • May 6, 2015 at 7:00PM

One of the biggest critics of Whidbey General Hospital leadership is hoping to join the team. Greenbank resident and blogger Rob Born announced his intention to run for a seat on the hospital board Tuesday.

Administration cut at schools was right call | Opinion

  • May 6, 2015 at 8:00PM

It was a difficult decision, but it was the right one. Jim Shank, superintendent of the Coupeville School District, and the school board decided that Larry Walsh will not be retained as principal of the high school and middle school in the face of declining enrollment necessitating staff cuts.

Musselfest named top event by state organization

  • May 7, 2015 at 12:00AM

The Penn Cove Musselfest this week was named the top promotional event of the year by the Washington State Main Street Program.

Coupeville can't claim 2nd place | Softball

  • May 7, 2015 at 9:50AM

Chimacum clinched at least second place in the Olympic League standings with an 8-0 win over the host Coupeville High School softball team Tuesday, May 5.

NWSC hosts annaul 3v3 tournament

  • May 7, 2015 at 9:47AM

The North Whidbey Soccer Club will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its Rock On! 3v3 Soccer Tournament when the annual event returns to Fort Nugent Park May 23 and 24.

Football, volleyball teams look to prolong season

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 9:16AM

The Coupeville High School football and volleyball teams play in important matches tonight, Nov. 3.

Wolves wrap up 2nd place, home playoff game | Baseball

  • May 7, 2015 at 10:09AM

Securing second place in the Olympic League, the Coupeville High School baseball team defeated mistake-prone Chimacum 8-1 at Robert Sherman Field Tuesday, May 5.

Wolves lose in shootout, now head into playoffs | Soccer

  • May 7, 2015 at 10:29AM

After a 1-1 tie through regulation and overtime, host Port Townsend outscored Coupeville 4-2 in a shootout Wednesday, May 6, in the final Olympic League match of the season for both schools.

Wolves playoff update

  • May 7, 2015 at 12:00PM updated at 3:44PM

Results of athletic contests the past two days cleared up, somewhat, the playoff picture for Coupeville High School's spring teams.

Faith community rallies for National Day of Prayer

  • May 7, 2015 at 1:16PM

Members of the faith-based community gathered today outside the Island County courthouse for National Day of Prayer.

Coupeville completes conference season undefeated | Tennis

  • May 8, 2015 at 9:44AM

Soon after the Coupeville High School girls basketball team finished its league schedule unbeaten and atop the Olympic League standings, the Wolves tennis team began preparation for its season. Tennis coach Ken Stange, referring to the basketball team's success, asked, "Why not us?"

Wolves edged 1-0 by unbeaten Eagles | Baseball

  • May 8, 2015 at 10:16AM

The state's top-ranked 1A team, Klahowya, finished the regular season undefeated by squeaking by Coupeville 1-0 Thursday, May 7, in Silverdale.

Coupeville clubs 1st-place Klahowya | Softball

  • May 8, 2015 at 11:23AM

Lifted by a grand slam and a three-run triple by Hailey Hammer, the Coupeville High School softball team concluded conference play with a resounding 20-4 win in six innings over first-place Klahowya Thursday, May 7, in Silverdale.

Blooming with possibilities: Farm to School program sprouts new coordinator

  • Nov 4, 2015 at 2:00PM

As winter approaches and plants go dormant, there’s a movement in Coupeville that is starting to blossom. Although still in its early stages of development, Coupeville’s Farm to School program is wrapping up a year of encouraging progress.

Coupeville town budget available for public review

  • Nov 4, 2015 at 2:00PM

Coupeville Mayor Nancy Conard released her final draft budget Tuesday, the same day her replacement Molly Hughes was voted into office.

Veterans center needs your support | Letter

  • Nov 4, 2015 at 3:00PM

The Whidbey Veterans Resource Center asks for your assistance and support. As a 501c3 charitable organization, we depend significantly on the generous support of the businesses and individuals who elect to give. Would you please consider becoming a Whidbey Veterans Resource Center Donor?

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