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Hydrangeas and the science of color | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 6:00PM

Every year it seems a different plant will come into its own and shine a little brighter in the garden.

Luginbill tops Coupeville runners in Race the Reserve

  • Aug 11, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Aug 13, 2014 at 3:46PM

Laura Luginbill produced the best finish among local runners in the featured event of the third annual Race the Reserve in Coupeville Saturday, Aug. 9.

Rose isn’t the only one to miss financial issue | Letter

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 7:00PM

Editor, I have known Martha Rose for almost 20 years. I’ve worked with her on the Steering Committee of the Sustainable Whidbey Coalition for several years and know her to be a person of integrity with a deep passion and commitment to Island Transit. I can also vouch for her husband and two beautiful adopted children.

Thankful for support of new graduating class | Letter

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 3:36PM

Editor, The Coupeville High School Senior Parents and Class of 2015 would like to send out a great big thank-you to all who made this year’s running of Race the Reserve Whidbey Island a success.

Marshal responds to speed concerns | Blotter

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 3:33PM

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

Arts festival attracts record numbers | Slideshow

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 3:24PM

An artsy crowd from around the region descended in record numbers on Coupeville for the 50th annual Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival.

Land Trust celebrates 30 years

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 3:28PM

While a celebration will be held Saturday, Aug. 16 at Camp Casey in Coupeville to reflect on the Whidbey Camano Land Trust’s first 30 years of existence, the real focus will be on the future.

Coupeville Kindergarten registration starts Tuesday

  • Aug 11, 2014 at 2:42PM

Kindergarten registration for the Coupeville School District starts tomorrow and run through Thursday, Aug. 14.

Troopers seek possible hit and run suspect

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 2:03PM

A near collision on Highway 525 this week left a motorcyclist injured and state police looking for the driver of the other vehicle. Described as a greenish or teal van or mini van, the vehicle was last seen heading north on Houston Road with two occupants, a driver and passenger wearing a red shirt, according to the Washington State Patrol.

OLF flight operations Aug. 11-15

  • Mar 28, 2014 at 10:32AM

Field Carrier Landing Practice operations for aircraft stationed at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station are scheduled at the Outlying Field Aug. 11-15.Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, Aug. 11, 13 and 14, FCLP training at OLF Coupeville is scheduled late at night.

Smedley takes over CHS volleyball program

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 11:05AM

A strong feeder program is the key to success, according to new Coupeville High School volleyball coach Breanne Smedley.

SLIDESHOW | Scenes from the first day of the 90th Whidbey Island Area Fair

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Aug 7, 2014 at 9:05AM

Some photographs from the first day, Thursday, July 31, of the 90th annual Whidbey Island Area Fair. (Take a long look at the buffalo burger and mountain of curly fries, and try not to be hungry.)

Family pulls weight at Highland Games

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 8:00PM

Whenever Grayson Akins returns to campus at Western Washington University and talks about her summer athletic endeavors back home on Whidbey Island, she’s often met with a blank stare.

My unabashed crush on the Rock | Rockin' A Hard Place

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 7:00PM

Dear Whidbey Island, This summer marks the fifth anniversary since you and I moved in together, and I am more in love with you today than ever. You have made me forget every other place I ever lived: Tacoma, Seattle, Vietnam, Japan, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Dallas.

We need to have more walking tours | Letter

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 3:04PM

Editor, More history, please. Tuesday’s outstanding historic tour of Coupeville led by Paul Whelan was very well attended. The hour-and-a-half, mile-long walk around town entertained and informed us all.

It’s time to revamp transit, add fares | Letter

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 7:00PM

Editor, I have been a critic of Island Transit since the beginning for the reason that while free transportation sounds good, it is a utopian view and not really free because we all pay for it through a portion of the sales tax in Island County. No added fares are paid by actual users of Island Transit.

50 years is an achievement worthy of celebration | Opinion

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 6:00PM

Inserted in this edition of The Whidbey Examiner you will find a special section entirely devoted to celebrating and honoring the Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival’s 50th Anniversary.

Marshal responds to unruly pedestrians | Blotter

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 5:00PM

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

Coupeville couple jailed for tax fraud

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 5:00PM

A Coupeville husband and wife were sentenced to federal prison last week for conspiracy to defraud the government and making false or fraudulent claims, the U.S. Attorney’s Office reported.

Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival kicks off Friday

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 4:00PM

Arts and crafts vendors will fill the streets of downtown Coupeville this weekend as the Coupeville Festival Association rings in its 50th anniversary. Roughly 250 volunteers aid in the execution of the festival, which is a big draw for people from all over.

Art school thrives with festival push

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 2:51PM

For 51 years, the Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival has been the event that gives back to the community. From providing a venue for local artists to raising money for scholarships, the festival has been an annual boon to Coupeville. In fact, profits from the festival gave rise to another important Coupeville institution.

Democratic candidates in two Island County races lead in first count of primary election

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 9:00PM updated Aug 6, 2014 at 9:40AM

Second place too close to call in commissioner race

Land Trust celebrating 30 years with family-friendly shindig

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 10:37AM

The Whidbey Camano Land Trust is celebrating its 30th Anniversary, and the community is invited! Join the local nonprofit, conservation organization on Saturday, Aug. 16 at the Camp Casey Picnic Area in Coupeville for a family-friendly celebration of the land.

WAIF breaks ground on new shelter

  • Aug 4, 2014 at 9:40AM

Approximately 60 people attended the groundbreaking for the new Whidbey Animals' Improvement Foundation shelter last week.

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