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Town starts sidewalk work

  • Sep 27, 2013 at 4:43PM

Some delays are coming soon for motorists driving through the heart of Coupeville. A number of road construction projects are scheduled to take place in the early part of October depending on weather conditions.

County hones in on budget

  • Sep 27, 2013 at 4:41PM

The Island County Commissioners have reached consensus on a number of key elements of the 2013 county budget. With a few more budget meetings to go, the commissioners may continue to make small changes to the county’s $22-million operating budget and the supplemental budget requests made by department heads until the Oct. 7 public hearing.

Food bank expanding to serve elementary

  • Sep 27, 2013 at 4:33PM

Several Coupeville Elementary School students will be taking more than homework and books home on weekends. The Gifts from the Heart Food Bank is starting a program to ensure some students will have food to get through the weekend.

Weather permitting: Kites soar during annual festival

  • Sep 27, 2013 at 4:32PM

Sporadic weather didn’t stop Whidbey Island Fliers last weekend from putting on another kite festival. “It is tough when the weather is tough,” said organizer Lisa Root. “I think we had good support and turnout.”

Offense revs up in Coupeville win | Soccer

  • Sep 27, 2013 at 9:54AM

Snapping out of season-long scoring slump, the Coupeville soccer team stopped Sultan 3-2 at Mickey Clark Field Thursday, Sept. 26.

ATM gets by Wolves | Volleyball

  • Sep 27, 2013 at 9:52AM

Unable to generate much offense, the Coupeville High School volleyball team lost 3-0 to Archbishop Murphy Thursday, Sept. 26, in Everett.

Turks top Wolves in tight match | Volleyball

  • Sep 26, 2013 at 9:21AM

A heart-thumping match turned into a heart-breaking loss. The Coupeville High School volleyball team lost a 3-2 thriller to visiting Sultan Tuesday, Sept. 24.

South Whidbey blanks Wolves | Soccer

  • Sep 26, 2013 at 8:28AM

Two goals by Madi Boyd pushed South Whidbey past the visiting Coupeville High School soccer team 2-0 Tuesday, Sept. 24.

Injuries continue to haunt Wolves in loss to LC | Football

  • Sep 23, 2013 at 10:26AM

Heading to the season, Coupeville head football coach Tony Maggio listed among the keys to a successful season staying healthy and improving the passing game.

Boats show artistic nature

  • Sep 23, 2013 at 10:00AM

The streets of Coupeville had a distinct nautical theme Saturday. Numerous hand-built boats popped up throughout the historic town to participate in Coupeville’s newest festival.

High Fliers: Whidbey kite club gears up for festival

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 3:52PM

Members of Whidbey Island Kite Fliers are crossing their fingers for decent wind this weekend. Why else? So they can fly kites.

More shooters take aim at Central Whidbey club

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 3:45PM

More and more shooters are coming to a club near Outlying Field to hone their skills. The Central Whidbey Sportsmen’s Association, which is nestled on property on Safari Street between Outlying Field and the Island Transit headquarters campus on State Highway 20, has enjoyed a membership boom in recent years.

Letter: WGH is much more than first-aid station

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 3:44PM

Editor, As a registered nurse for 27 years and an emergency room nurse for 20, I take offense to the frequently read and heard statement that Whidbey General Hospital is a “first-aid station.”

Trust creates new preserve

  • Sep 22, 2013 at 10:00AM

Thanks to the help of state dollars, federal dollars and resident donations, the Whidbey Camano Land Trust acquired acres of land on Central Whidbey Island that is home to an old-growth forest as well as a federally threatened plant.

OysterFest aims for last ‘hooray’ of season

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 3:41PM

Coupeville will play host to two opportunities for live music and good food Saturday and Sunday this weekend. The first ever Oyster Festival will take place Sunday in downtown Coupeville.

Port of Coupeville hires new director

  • Sep 21, 2013 at 10:00AM

A new face will soon be running the day-to-day operations of the Port of Coupeville. After a round of interviews, the commissioners for the Port of Coupeville named Tim McDonald as executive director for the small port district that oversees operations at the Coupeville Wharf and Greenbank Farm.

Two injured after SUV cause four- car wreck

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 3:40PM

A multi-vehicle collision just before 11 a.m. Monday resulted in two people being sent to the hospital. Washington State Patrol reported that a line of cars had formed in the northbound lane of State Highway 20 as a result of utility work taking place in the San de Fuca area.

Wolves lose to rivals | Volleyball

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 2:44PM

The Coupeville High School volleyball team fell to rival South Whidbey 3-0 Thursday, Sept. 19, in Langley.

Wolves fall to Falcons | Tennis

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 9:11AM

For the second time in three days, the South Whidbey tennis team pushed aside Coupeville, this time beating the Wolves 5-0 Thursday, Sept. 19, in Langley.

Coupeville drops match to Cougars | Soccer

  • Sep 20, 2013 at 8:25AM

Behind a hat trick by Shantel St. Jean, the Lakewood soccer team stopped host Coupeville 7-0 Thursday, Sept. 19.

ATM tops Wolves, gets program's 1st win | Tennis

  • Sep 19, 2013 at 10:08AM

Coupeville was an accommodating host, allowing Archbishop Murphy to win its first ever boys tennis match 3-2 Wednesday, Sept. 18.

2nd half surge carries Cedarcrest | Soccer

  • Sep 19, 2013 at 10:13AM

For the second consecutive match, a four-goal rush by an opponent in the second half stung the Coupeville High School soccer team as it fell 4-1 to visiting Cedarcrest Tuesday, Sept. 17.

Falcons take round 1 | Tennis

  • Sep 18, 2013 at 10:22AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team was edged 3-2 by South Whidbey in the season opener for the Wolves Tuesday, Sept. 17, in Langley.

Lakewood gets by Coupeville | Volleyball

  • Sep 18, 2013 at 10:21AM

Lakewood snuck by the host Coupeville volleyball team 3-1 Tuesday, Sept. 17.

Accident snarls Highway 20 traffic through Central Whidbey

  • Sep 16, 2013 at 12:34PM

Two people were sent to Whidbey General Hospital Monday morming after a four-vehicle accident on northbound Highway 20 near Libbey Road. One lane of Highway 20 was closed because of accident. Troopers from the Washington State Patrol are investigating. More details to follow.

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