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Commissioner candidates differ on transit, environment | Elections

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 7:00PM

The two candidates running for Island County District 3 seat offer differing views on top county issues like the legalization of marijuana and dealing with recent problems at Island Transit.

Boys and girls club needs our support | Opinion

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 9:00PM

Here’s a little story about a great partnership in our little community. Almost 13 years ago, a small group of people decided to put together a food bank that would serve Central Whidbey Island.

Group’s affiliation is suspicious | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 7:00PM

Editor, I recently became aware of issues concerning the U.S. Navy’s use of the auxiliary airfield outside of Coupeville by a group calling itself Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve, a group that seems to have been created by www.moveon.org

It’s breast cancer awareness month | Opinion

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 5:00PM

This week you’ll notice our front page shares a story of survival of one of Coupeville’s recognizable faces.

Ebey takes off to new locations | Where's Ebey?

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:24PM

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. One entry per person, per location for the chance to win a prize!

Early detection key in the fight against breast cancer, doctors say

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:22PM

One of the best ways to beat breast cancer is early detection. The American Cancer Society recommends getting mammograms at the age of 40 and getting regular ones done starting around the age of 50, but there’s a lot more to detection than that.

Caller reports Peeping Toms | Blotter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:21PM

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

Greenbank Farm Management Group submits only proposal

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 7:00PM

The Port of Coupeville will go into contract negotiations with the Greenbank Farm Management Group for future oversight of the farm.

Greenbank Farm solar gets renewed interest

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 6:00PM

Greenbank Farm may see more action on its community solar project come 2015.

Four apply for port executive director

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:19PM

Port of Coupeville commissioners should be choosing a new executive director next month. The port received four applications for the position and plans to interview the candidates during the next regular meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the Coupeville Library.

Positive attitude key in survival

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:18PM

When Lynda Eccles was first diagnosed with breast cancer, she’d already lost one sister to the disease and watched another go through the same diagnosis six months prior.

Changes made to Haunting of Coupeville events schedule

  • Oct 14, 2014 at 4:29PM

A couple things have changed with the Haunting of Coupeville events schedule.

Score doesn't tell whole story | Soccer

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:34AM

The defending 2B state soccer champions, Crosspoint Academy, defeated Coupeville 7-1 Saturday, Oct. 11, in Bremerton, but the final score is just one of several story lines.

Wolves dump Cowboys again | Tennis

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:50AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team played Chimacum in back-to-back matches, and both were wins for the Wolves.

Port Townsend pulls away in 2nd half to defeat Wolves | Football

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 8:49AM

The first half was a shootout and the second half a shutout for the Coupeville High School football team in its 56-20 loss at Port Townsend Friday, Oct. 10.

Coupeville ferry out of service again | Update

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 9:21AM

UPDATE (As of 10:30 a.m.): The 10:15 a.m. 11 a.m. sailings are cancelled due to earlier operational delays. The next sailing from Port Townsend will be 11 a.m. The next sailing from Coupeville will be 11:45 a.m. Updates will occur when conditions change.

Wolves, Wildcats tie 1-1 | Soccer

  • Oct 9, 2014 at 10:11AM

Micky LeVine scored in the second half to help the Coupeville High School varsity soccer team tie the Oak Harbor junior varsity 1-1 at foggy Wildcat Memorial Stadium Tuesday, Oct. 7.

Vikings shut out Coupeville | Volleyball

  • Oct 9, 2014 at 9:27AM

Bellevue Christian jumped to large early leads in each game on the way to a 3-0 win over the host Coupeville High School volleyball team Tuesday, Oct. 7.

Tidal energy project cancelled

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 5:24PM

An eight-year, multimillion-dollar tidal energy project near Whidbey Island was cancelled this week.

Time to pull out pruners | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 8:00PM

Some garden jobs can wait, but other tasks done now can mean less stress in the spring.

Water leak prompts multiple reports | Blotter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 5:22PM

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

Thanks for supporting Readiness to Learn | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:25PM

Editor, Readiness To Learn would like to take this opportunity to thank its many supporters of the Back To School Program in Coupeville.

General excellence is a team effort | Opinion

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:25PM

The Whidbey Examiner was recently recognized for general excellence among Washington state community newspapers.

Ebey continues journey | Where's Ebey?

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:22PM

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

Former contractor challenges county auditor

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:20PM

An accounting contractor who worked for the Island County auditor is challenging her former boss in November’s general election.

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