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Wolves get revenge in win over Eagles | Tennis

  • Sep 21, 2015 at 9:45AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team took its first step -- a big one -- on the way to winning the Olympic League title by clipping Klahowya 5-2 in Silverdale Friday, Sept. 18.

Burn ban lifted for Island County

  • Sep 21, 2015 at 12:00PM

The Island County Fire Marshal announced its intent to lift the ban on outdoor burning as of 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22.

Conard highlights Coupeville’s ‘great’ state

  • Sep 22, 2015 at 4:58PM

Coupeville Mayor Nancy Conard is leaving the town in “great” condition after 20 years as the town’s top leader, she announced last week.

Feeling the heat of dry summer: Whidbey farmers find 2015 weather hurts agriculture

  • Sep 23, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Sep 24, 2015 at 1:48PM

The 2015 growing season on Ebey’s Prairie will go down as one that Dale Sherman would like to squash.

Port works on details for managing Greenbank Farm

  • Sep 23, 2015 at 3:00PM

The Board of Commissioners for the Port of Coupeville took strides Monday toward taking over management of the Greenbank Farm.

Cort resigns as Oak Harbor city administrator

  • Sep 23, 2015 at 4:00PM

Oak Harbor City Administrator Larry Cort retired as the top non-elected city official last week to focus on his cancer treatments.

Kites take to the sky at Whidbey Island Kite Festival

  • Sep 23, 2015 at 5:00PM

The skies of Camp Casey were decorated with a vivid array of kites this weekend during the Whidbey Island Kite Festival.

Wolves lose match, show high character | Tennis

  • Sep 25, 2015 at 8:46AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team lost for the first time this season when it fell 4-1 at South Whidbey Thursday, Sept. 24, but it turned out to be a winning afternoon for the Wolves and head coach Ken Stange.

Coupeville shuts out Orcas | Soccer

  • Sep 28, 2015 at 9:39AM

Showing some offensive firepower and a strong defense, the Coupeville High School soccer team drubbed Orcas Island 5-0 Friday, Sept. 25, at Mickey Clark Field.

Redhawks rush by Wolves | Football

  • Sep 28, 2015 at 9:08AM

The Port Townsend High School football team is on a roll, and visiting Coupeville became the Redhawks' latest victim, 52-0, Friday, Sept. 25.

Wolves bounce back for win over Vikings | Volleyball

  • Sep 28, 2015 at 10:11AM

Putting its fortitude on display, the Coupeville High School volleyball team whipped visiting Orcas Island 3-1 Friday, Sept. 25.

Murphy tops Coupeville | Tennis

  • Sep 29, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 11:43AM

The Archbishop Murphy tennis team blanked Coupeville 5-0 Monday, Sept. 28, in Everett.

A barnful of creepiness: Shermans turn historic structure into scary event

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 2:00PM

When Dale Sherman slides open the massive door of a rustic, old barn, a musty scent immediately fills the nostrils. It’s a creepy, old place, for sure, with dusty cobwebs galore, hooks and ropes that dangle from the rafters and a large hole in the floor covered by loose boards. All things considered, it is the ideal site for the “Haunted Barn” attraction that is part of “The Haunting of Coupeville” this month.

Early donors critical for Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association budget

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 2:00PM

Protecting and promoting Coupeville’s historic waterfront takes not only time and effort, but also money. With the support of a state Main Street program and the community, the Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association has done just that for years.

Coupeville community prepares for month of Haunting activities and fun

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 2:00PM

Ghosts and goblins will be sneaking out of the dark recesses of Coupeville as the Haunting of Coupeville starts Saturday, offering a month of hauntingly fun activities.

Port of Coupeville to hold special meeting to rectify leasehold tax flub

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 3:00PM

The Port of Coupeville will be holding a special meeting Friday after learning previous action taken in regard to tenant leases at Greenbank Farm was not legal.

Mushroom expert to visit Whidbey libraries, share foraging tips

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 3:00PM

Daniel Winkler will be returning to Whidbey to give talks at island libraries next week. He will be presenting at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6 at the Coupeville Library and at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7 at the Oak Harbor Library. During the presentation, entitled “Choice Edible Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest and Beyond,” Winkler will discuss the best varieties to seek while foraging for wild mushrooms in the region.

Viburnums aren’t always easy to identify | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 4:00PM

Viburnums have often confused me. This is where I should say I’m not easily confused, but that would be a lie. On the other hand, I’ll bet there’s at least one other person out there who thought for the longest time that a snowball bush was some kind of hydrangea.

Gardner undeserving of board reelection | Letter

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 4:00PM

Does hospital commissioner Georgia Gardner deserve reelection? I think not. Ms. Gardner supports the efforts of the anti-Navy group that wants to close down the Navy base that brings 88 percent of all economic to Island County.

Caller reports neighbor exposed his genitals while standing at back door | Sheriff's Report

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 5:00PM

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

Shop local unless it’s not cheaper, faster | Rockin' a Hard Place

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 5:00PM

This is a tale of two empty stores on Main Street in Coupeville. One used to be the town liquor store until we put it out of business by voting to end the state’s monopoly on hard liquor sales. The other used to be Linds’ Pharmacy, which closed this summer – done in by cost pressures from health insurers and big chains and our growing fondness for prescriptions-by-mail.

Find E.B. in Coupeville for a chance to win

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 6:00PM

The Whidbey Examiner and Coupeville Chamber of Commerce are partnering once again this year for Where’s E.B.?

Wolves play well but fall to Darrington | Volleyball

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 9:57AM

Effective passing and serving kept Coupeville close, but the host Darrington High School volleyball team eventually pulled away for a 3-1 win Wednesday, Sept. 30.

Coupville, PT battle to tie | Soccer

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 9:56AM

Fittingly, no one won the match that didn't count. The Coupeville soccer team met conference foe Port Townsend in a non-league road match, and the contest ended in a 2-2 tie.

Club offers flag football

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 8:36AM

The Coupeville Boys and Girls Club is offering flag football this fall for third through sixth graders.

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