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Coupeville ferry drops to one-boat schedule temporarily

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 10:19AM

The Coupeville ferry route has dropped to a one-boat schedule today while repairs are made to the Salish.

Haunted Happenings all month long | Events

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:47PM

Saturday, Oct. 4 Corn Maze, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily starting Oct. 4 at Engle Family Farms, 1203 W. Terry Road. Wear sturdy shoes and dress for October weather. Cost is $5. Children under 8 free. Pumpkin patch and trolley ride, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays at Sherman Pioneer Farms, at Terry and Ebey roads. Trolley rides available Fridays and Saturdays, first come, first serve. Straw maze for little ones and pumpkin chuckin’ also available.

Pumpkin race requires creativity, practice gP

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:46PM

Winning Coupeville’s first-ever Great Pumpkin Race may come down to ingenuity. “The key is those straight axels,” said Vickie Chambers, executive director of the Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association.

Vote for your favorite scarecrow, pumpkin

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:46PM

There’s something to be said for a little healthy competition.

New wildlife regulations please nobody

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:45PM

No one is happy with fish and wildlife protection regulations approved Sept. 22, but Island County commissioners are saying they’re a starting point.

Conference digs deeper into history

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:45PM

No place in Washington exists where one can find more structures still standing from the Territorial Era than in Coupeville.

Newfound respect for plants’ defenses | Rock Doc

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:43PM

Plants are not as dumb as they look. At least to me, plants have never seemed like the brightest bulb in the box.

October promises to be a month of fun and giving back | Opinion

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 7:00PM

It was exciting to see the directional scarecrows going up around town this week indicating the start of the Haunting of Coupeville.

Don’t let GOP continue to gop-up government | Letter

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 5:00PM

Editor, As we approach another election, it is incumbent on us in the electorate to be sure we don’t allow the GOP to continue to gop-up the government.

Woman hit s jail building | Blotter

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:04PM

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

Treasurer candidates differ on management styles | Elections

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 4:00PM

Attendance and accuracy seem to be the top two issues for former coworkers and Island County treasurer candidates Wanda Grone and Ana Maria Nuñez.

Ebey is on the move | Where's Ebey?

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:01PM

When you find Ebey the Scarecrow at each location, snap a picture with him and post it on either the Examiner or Coupeville Chamber Facebook pages, or email to mhansen@whidbeynewsgroup.com or coupevillechamber@gmail.com

Wolves stun Port Townsend | Football

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 10:30AM

Its offense dominated early, and its defense took over late. The result was a 29-21 win for the Coupeville High School football team over Port Townsend Friday, Sept. 26, at Mickey Clark Field.

County burn ban ending Sept. 30

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 9:20AM

Due to the increase in fuel moisture levels, the Island County Sheriff’s Office will lift the ban on outdoor burning at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Coupeville can't hold early lead | Volleyball

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 8:47AM

After winning the first set, the Coupeville High School volleyball couldn't keep the momentum and lost 3-1 to visiting Mount Vernon Christian Thursday, Sept. 25.

Coupeville loses 2 | Tennis

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:16AM

Despite showing improvement, the Coupeville High School tennis team lost twice this week in nonleague matches, falling 6-1 to visiting Archbishop Murphy Wednesday, Sept. 24, and 4-1 at South Whidbey Thursday, Sept. 25.

High school volleyball players to host clinic

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Sep 27, 2014 at 8:15AM

The Coupeville High School volleyball team will host two free volleyball clinics for students kindergarten through sixth grade next month at the high school and middle school gyms.

Coupeville ferry resumes regular service after temporary repairs to terminal | Update

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 2:38PM

The Coupeville ferry was closed for several hours Thursday after crews discovered issues with the equipment used to load vehicles.

Broken terminal shuts down Coupeville ferry Thursday

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 4:03PM

The Coupeville ferry was temporarily out of service today after crews found broken terminal equipment.

Every little bit counts; help team get to $5K | Opinion

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 4:03PM

Each year the community gathers for a day of fun and fundraising for the Gifts from the Heart food bank.

Town gifted waterfront properties

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 8:00PM

The Town of Coupeville’s portfolio is about to get a little bigger. Last week, town council approved the acceptance of two waterfront parcels of land on Northeast Front Street.

Where’s Ebey contest kicks off next week

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 4:02PM

Ebey the Scarecrow will be popping up all over town throughout the month of October for a new promotion sponsored by the Coupeville Chamber of Commerce and the Whidbey Examiner.

Farmers pleased with high Farm Tour attendance

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 6:00PM

Fourth-generation Coupeville farmer Georgie Smith has participated in most of the Whidbey Island Farm Tours.

Steady as it goes, mayor tells town

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 3:28PM

Sales tax revenue in the Town of Coupeville continues to stay steady, reflecting a pretty healthy local economy, Mayor Nancy Conard said.

Donor boosts food bank fundraiser

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 3:27PM

Fundraising for one Harvest Fest Relay Race team is getting a dramatic boost. An anonymous donor offered to match donations up to $10,000 total for the Coupeville High School Drama Troupe.

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