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Whidbey team drops district opener | 13/14 baseball

  • Jul 1, 2014 at 8:49AM

The combined North/Central/South Whidbey 13/14 Junior Little League baseball team opened the district playoffs with a tough loss, falling 3-2 in nine innings to Sedro-Woolley Monday, June 30, in Anacortes.

Little League teams open tournament play

  • Jun 30, 2014 at 2:00PM

District 11 Little League tournament action began this weekend, and the combined Central and South Whidbey 9/10 softball team won two games and is close to locking up a trip to the state tournament.

Vaughan named interim Island County commissioner, wants to fix 'disconnnect'

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 10:31AM

Aubrey Vaughan of Camano Island was selected Tuesday to fill the District 3 seat. After interviewing three candidates at a special session, Commissioners Jill Johnson and Helen Price Johnson deliberated for roughly 15 minutes in closed session before voting on their selection.

Etzell adds first-team, all-state honor | Baseball

  • Jun 27, 2014 at 11:29AM

Coupeville High School's Ben Etzell tacked on another honor to his celebrated senior baseball season when he was named to the Washington State Coaches Association all-state team Tuesday, June 24.

Creepy crawlies vital to environmental cycles | Sowin' the trowel

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 5:00PM

This Northwest native is finally creeped out by creepy crawlies.

There are checks and balances for a reason | Opinion

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 9:00PM

Recently, the Coupeville Town Marshal’s Office and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife caught a group of people harvesting significantly more clams than they were allowed.

Thanks to businesses for supporting schools | Letter

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 3:00PM

Editor, The Community Foundation for Coupeville Public Schools would again like to send a huge thank you to the businesses who have participated in our Dine Out 4 Kids and Shop 4 Kids fundraising program — Ciao!, The Honey Bear, Aqua Gifts, Christopher’s, Front Street Grill, The Knead and Feed and Kapaws Iskreme.

Bell’s Farm offers weeks of sweet treats

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 2:00PM

When strawberries are in season on Whidbey Island, Colleen VanDyke knows that her phone will start ringing between 7 and 7:30 each morning.

Caller complains of boat noise | Blotter

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 2:00PM

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

New police cruisers mark changes to town marshal

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 6:00PM

The new Coupeville marshal’s office is almost complete. Marshal Rick Norrie drove into town Monday in one of two brand new Dodge Chargers that will wear decals with a fresh, new design designating the Marshal’s Office.

Police seize 230 lbs of illegally harvested clams from Coupeville beach

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 5:00PM

State and local officials confiscated more than 230 pounds of illegally harvested clams from South Madrona Beach June 14.

Ex-deputy takes plea bargain

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 4:00PM

Hodges Gowdey agreed to a plea bargain Monday, one day before he was set to go to trial on two felony charges related to a 2007 incident. The former Coupeville deputy marshal pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct, a gross misdemeanor charge, in Island County Superior Court.

Coupeville players help Oak Harbor Babe Ruth team

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 10:00AM

It says “Oak Harbor Baseball” across the front of their jerseys, but make no mistake, some of these ball players are Coupeville Wolves.

Hot dog stand opening daily

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:18PM

Coupe’s Last Stand, the town’s only mobile food vendor, will be open seven days a week starting this week, said owner Vickie Chambers.

Island Artists hold annual art show June 27-29, raffling off original Whidbey piece

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:17PM

Island Artists is holding its annual art show Friday, June 27 through Sunday, June 29 at the Coupeville Recreation Hall.

Methodist strawberry social is June 28

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 8:00PM

The Coupeville United Methodist Church will be holding its annual Strawberry Social 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 28.

Lions garage sale is a lot of hard work | Opinion

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:16PM

Each year, the Coupeville Lions Club gathers items for its annual garage sale. And when you think garage sale, it’s not just a few items people are looking to get rid of.

Thanks for embracing community’s history | Letter

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:16PM

Editor, I recently became a board member of the Friends of Ebey’s and, as the newest member of the board, I would like to clarify The Friends of Ebey’s mission.‘Friends’ is the nonprofit fundraising arm of the Trust Board of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve.

Ferry device tests the waters off Whidbey

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 7:00PM

The state ferries system has attached a device to the hull of the MV Salish on the Port Townsend-Coupeville route to provide data on low-oxygen water and ocean acidification from Admiralty Inlet.

Marshal responds to report that deer bit woman | Blotter

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 5:00PM

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

Port beach access could take a year for repairs

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 7:00PM

It looks like it may be a year before the public beach access at Coupeville Wharf reopens to the public.

Coupeville’s B&Bs embrace shifting trends

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 10:00PM

Just weeks into retirement, Coupeville resident Kevin Griggs is venturing into a new business endeavor — host of a Bed and Breakfast. Griggs is one of two business ventures that recently popped up in Coupeville, commonly known as pocket B&Bs.

Port axes nonprofit exemption

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 8:00PM

Port of Coupeville revised its policy to no longer exclude nonprofits from having to pay a $1 per head passenger fee. And some local nonprofits fear it could have an adverse impact.

Decades of collecting treasures

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:05PM

When Ricardo Reyes first got involved with the Coupeville Lions Club three years ago and learned about the organization’s annual garage sale, one of the members took him to where donated items were stored.

Boys and Girls Club receives visit from Olympian

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 7:00AM

A part of the Olympics came to Coupeville this week. The Coupeville Boys and Girls Club presented Olympic Day for local youth Monday, June 16, and the appearance of United States Olympic team member Anna Ringsred highlighted the event.

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