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Science team heads to state

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Apr 17, 2015 at 4:09PM

As a middle school science teacher, Terry Welch can tell you what’s the matter with matter and is crystal clear in her understanding of rock formations. But interpreting a message on her iPhone can sometimes still be an adventure.

Coupeville walks by Chimacum | Baseball

  • Apr 17, 2015 at 10:33AM

Chimacum pitchers struggled with their control, and the Coupeville High School baseball team took advantage for an 8-0 win Thursday, April 16, at Robert Sherman Field.

2-out rally saves Wolves | Softball

  • Apr 17, 2015 at 9:32AM

Freshman Katrina McGranahan kicked a field goal -- make that, hit a three-run double -- with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning to help the Coupeville High School softball team come from behind and defeat visiting Chimacum 22-21 Thursday, April 16.

Relays lead way at 5-team meet | Track

  • Apr 17, 2015 at 8:44AM

The combined efforts of the Coupeville High School female sprinters continued to highlight the Wolves' track season with a pair of relay wins at a five-team meet in Port Townsend Thursday, April 16.

Wolves shine in league opener | Soccer

  • Apr 17, 2015 at 8:16AM

The Coupeville High School soccer team made its first ever Olympic League match one to remember, throttling host Chimacum 11-1 Thursday, April 16.

Bad start, good finish for Wolves | Baseball

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 10:57AM

After a sluggish start, the Coupeville High School baseball team took advantage of Concrete's generosity to defeat the visiting Lions 10-2 Wednesday, April 15, in a non-conference game.

Wolves roar by rivals | Tennis

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 10:52AM

If you heard a muffled shout about 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, it most likely was the victory cry of Coupeville High School tennis coach Ken Stange.

Use event as means for significant change | Letter

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 10:16AM

Editor, We have learned that grabbing a four-point restrained, medicated mental health patient by the chin and telling her that she has “lost her rights and privileges” is considered an acceptable treatment modality and is legal in Island County.

Finding a silver lining in some plant bad habits | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 10:08AM

In a column a couple of months back, I wrote about some great plants for shade gardens. One of the plants I mentioned was sweet box, or Sarcococca, a very fragrant evergreen perennial that sometimes has a tendency to spread via runners.

Nissan commercial to film on Central Whidbey next week

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 10:07AM

Whidbey Island will get a bit of national exposure in the coming months after a film production company shoots a car commercial on the island next week.

Art school director announced council bid

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 10:04AM

Coupeville resident Lisa Bernhardt announced this week she will run for one of two known open seats coming up with Coupeville Town Council.

Nurse chief found not guilty

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 9:58AM

Linda Gipson is not guilty of assaulting a patient at Whidbey General Hospital. That was the ruling Friday by jurors in Island County District Court who deliberated for about 90 minutes.

Volunteer group talks emergency preparedness

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 9:56AM

A group of volunteers for the Town of Coupeville are going door-to-door to help raise awareness of how to be prepared in an emergency.

Dehydration suspected in jail death

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 9:52AM

The cause of death for a 25-year-old inmate at the Island County Jail may be dehydration, according to Island County Coroner Robert Bishop.

Agreement reached in Greenbank Farm management contract

  • Apr 16, 2015 at 9:49AM

After nearly six months of negotiating, a contract for management of the Greenbank Farm was approved last week, dispelling rumors the publicly owned farm was at risk.

Kelley runs state's 3rd-best hurdle time | Track

  • Apr 13, 2015 at 10:44AM

A small band of Coupeville High School track and field athletes put in a solid performance at the 18-team Cashmere Invitational Saturday, April 11.

CWA slips by Wolves | Tennis

  • Apr 13, 2015 at 10:43AM

Powerful Charles Wright Academy stopped the Coupeville High School tennis team 4-1 Saturday, April 11, at University Place.

Coupeville loses to Vashon | Soccer

  • Apr 13, 2015 at 10:42AM

Vashon Island defeated the visiting Coupeville High School soccer team 10-0 Saturday, April 11.

Curtin, Wolves shut down Braves | Baseball

  • Apr 13, 2015 at 10:41AM

The wind blew steady and strong across the Coupeville High School baseball diamond Friday, April 10, but it was pitcher Aaron Curtin and not Mother Nature who blew away La Conner in the Wolves' 7-0 nonleague win.

Strong cold front expected to cause high winds, possible hail

  • Apr 10, 2015 at 3:44PM

The National Weather Service issued a special weather statement warning of a strong cold front causing high winds and the possibility of hail.

Hughes to seek bid for mayor

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Apr 10, 2015 at 3:46PM

Coupeville Town Councilwoman Molly Hughes announced this week that she will run for mayor. Hughes, who is serving her 12th year on the council, announced that last month that she would not run for her council seat again.

Coupeville recovers to defeat Concrete | Softball

  • Apr 9, 2015 at 8:48AM

Coming back from an early deficit, the Coupeville High School softball team clipped visiting Concrete 9-7 Tuesday, April 7.

Had great time working with Gipson | Letter

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 7:00PM

Editor, I am writing as a citizen of the Whidbey community, and as a recently retired Registered Nurse. I worked 15 joyous years in the Whidbey Family Birthplace at Whidbey General Hospital.

Plant for the Planet a rousing success | Letter

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 3:19PM

Editor, Our first Plant for the Planet: Whidbey academy on Saturday, March 28 was a great success. We certified 15 Climate Justice Ambassadors who join 300 in the USA and 340,000 worldwide. The children had an exciting day. They learned about the Climate/Ocean crisis, climate justice, how to speak in public, provide positive feedback to their peers and work together. The weather was wonderful.

Thankful for having a Boys and Girls Club | Letter

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 11:00PM

Editor, I would like to thank the Boys & Girls Club for all they do for Coupeville youth. We are so fortunate to live in this community, and I am grateful every day to raise a family here on Whidbey Island.

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