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Town of Coupeville leases lot for events

  • Feb 3, 2016 at 6:00PM

The Town of Coupeville signed a lease agreement last week to rent the vacant lot at the corner of Coveland and Alexander streets for three months out of the year.

Commissioners finalize speed-limit changes

  • Feb 3, 2016 at 5:00PM

The Board of Island County on last week revised the speed limit to 35 mph, from 50 mph, on Engle Road, from the Coupeville town limits south to Hill Road.

Whidbey Reads picks book

  • Feb 3, 2016 at 4:00PM

The appeal to a Whidbey Island audience seemed stronger the longer a group of reading enthusiasts looked at a novel written by a nearby author.

Part of path closed after bluff slides

  • Feb 3, 2016 at 2:00PM

Additional sliding of the bluff along Front Street prompted Town of Coupeville officials to close off a section of the pedestrian path last week.

A friendly arrangement: Couple hopes to start a group to support state parks on island

  • Feb 3, 2016 at 2:00PM

Since retiring to Whidbey Island two years ago, Barb and Ed Adams can’t seem to get enough of the state parks around them.

Port of Coupeville officials hope to start ‘friends’ group

  • Feb 3, 2016 at 3:00PM

When coming up with a new vision for the Greenbank Farm, commissioners for the Port of Coupeville are clear on one thing. They want and need help from the public.

Hospitals report an increase in flu cases, exact number of cases is hard to gauge

  • Feb 3, 2016 at 2:00PM

Both Whidbey General Hospital and Naval Hospital Oak Harbor are reporting an increase in confirmed flu cases, said naval hospital spokesman Trish Rose.

Coupeville Chocolate Walk fun is afoot

  • Feb 3, 2016 at 4:00PM

Chocolate can’t buy happiness, but it doesn’t hurt. Tickets are still available for the first-ever Coupeville Chocolate Walk.

Wolves earn postseason berth with win over Klahowya | Boys basketball

  • Feb 1, 2016 at 10:37AM

A comeback 64-60 victory over visiting Klahowya Friday, Jan. 29, cemented a postseason berth for the Coupeville High School boys basketball team.

Wolves wrap up league title | Girls basketball

  • Feb 1, 2016 at 9:06AM

After going 13 years without winning a conference championship, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team wrapped up its second consecutive Olympic League title by winning 49-33 at Klahowya Friday, Jan. 29.

Olympic, Nisqually leagues to form single football conference

  • Jan 29, 2016 at 11:39AM

The 1A Olympic and Nisqually leagues decided to combine for football beginning in the fall of 2016, according to Coupeville High School Athletic Director Duane Baumann.

Wolves win as Stone reaches 1,000 career points | Girls basketball

  • Jan 28, 2016 at 2:01PM

While the Coupeville High School girls basketball team is aiming for its second consecutive Olympic League championship, senior Makana Stone is reaching several milestones of her own.

After loss, Coupeville aims to get back into playoff race | Boys basketball

  • Jan 28, 2016 at 11:03AM

The Coupeville High School boys basketball team can get a stranglehold on third-place and a postseason berth with a win over visiting Klahowya at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29.

Lions Club honors students

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 6:00PM updated Jan 28, 2016 at 10:11AM

The Coupeville Lions Club honored Students of the Quarter, seniors Jazmine Franklin and Jared Helmstadter last week.

Town may close portion of Front Street due to bluff slipping

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 2:10PM

Additional sliding of the bluff along Front Street prompted Town of Coupeville officials to close off a section of the pedestrian path Tuesday.

Island County commissioners refuse settlement in Wonn Road beach access lawsuit

  • Jan 26, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Jan 27, 2016 at 11:25AM

A judge will determine whether a Greenbank couple had the right to build a stone wall across a historic public beach access, following a cliffhanger today at the Island County Board of Commissioners' meeting.

Coupeville ferry to close for earthquake retrofitting

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville ferry dock will be closed for a weekend next fall to make it safer in the event of the Big One.

Police respond to suspicious events | Blotter

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 6:00PM

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

Tickets on sale for scholarship auction

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 5:00PM

The Coupeville Lions Club is once again offering an evening of good food, entertainment and fun — all while raising money for a good cause.

County seeks applicants for Civil Service Comm.

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 5:00PM

The Island County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill a six-year term on the Civil Service Commission for the county Sheriff’s Office.

Tickets for Coupeville Chocolate Walk on sale

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 4:00PM

The Coupeville Chamber of Commerce and The Whidbey Examiner invite you to spend Saturday, Feb. 13 enjoying all the sweet things local merchants have to offer during the first ever Coupeville Chocolate Walk.

Group looks at empty inn for temporary housing

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 3:00PM

Homeless youth on Whidbey may soon have access to the island’s first temporary housing specifically designed to meet their needs.

Little library that could: Friends group gives new life to empty phone box

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 2:00PM

Heavy rain couldn’t dampen the mood of a small group that gathered to celebrate the Coupeville waterfront’s tiny new addition.

Coupeville school board moves location

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 2:00PM

Coupeville School Board meetings took a modern turn Monday night as the board met in its new meeting room.

Coupeville's defense rattles Redhawks | Girls basketball

  • Jan 25, 2016 at 10:07AM

Behind a stifling defense, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team smothered visiting Chimacum 29-14 Friday, Jan. 22.

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