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Help needed to build youth center | Opinion

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 3:01PM

By Carmen McFadyen I was fortunate to be raised in a small town in southwestern Kentucky. It was like Coupeville in that it was a small town isolated from large cities. It did, however, provide a safe place to “hang out” with friends.

Creating ‘perfect utilization’: Methodist church will house new activities for Coupeville seniors

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 8:00PM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 12:44PM

The Town of Coupeville is partnering with Senior Services and Coupeville United Methodist Church to provide programs and dining for Central Whidbey seniors.

BC works overtime to edge Wolves | Soccer

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 9:24AM

Deep into the second overtime period, Bellevue Christian scored a golden goal to squeak out a 1-0 win over the Coupeville High School soccer team Tuesday, Sept. 16, at Mickey Clark Field.

One lucky couple will win a Whidbey wedding

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:52PM

During spring, summer and fall, Whidbey Island is a popular choice for weddings. Sherrye Wyatt, with Whidbey and Camano Islands Tourism, says the island is known as a wedding destination.

Transit needs to look at dependable service | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 10:00PM

Editor, South Whidbey Senior Services recently held a meeting with Island Transit staff to discuss paratransit service cuts.

Be smart when it comes to mitigating jet noise | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:00PM

Editor, Here I go again. I am 96 years old and I’m not a mental giant like some of the leaders of the anti-Outlying Field group think they are.

Examiner can help by researching jet issue | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:48PM

Editor, While it may be easy and entertaining to print letters insulting Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve, serious questions go unexplored by the Examiner.

Museum fundraiser to honor Shermans

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 9:00PM

No matter how high Roger Sherman gets up in years, he never grows tired of the view of Ebey’s Prairie. It’s something he has enjoyed for a lifetime and is happy that others will be able to admire today and into the future.

Every penny counts in Port preliminary budget

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 7:00PM

The Port of Coupeville’s preliminary budget was so tight this year that the agency’s director scrutinized just about every penny. Executive Director Tim McDonald said he had to review each line item to balance the $538,000 operating budget.

Marshal responds to dogs locked in cars | Blotter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 3:00PM

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

Town to ban tobacco in parks, trails

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 6:00PM

Pretty soon, residents will not be allowed to use tobacco products in town parks and trails. Coupeville Town Council held the first reading last week of Ordinance 714, which prohibits smoking tobacco and smoke-free tobacco in all parks and trails established in town code.

Port says not now to WSU proposal

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:35PM

A plan to revamp Greenbank Farm and increase its economic viability won’t be considered by the Port of Coupeville until next year. The plan, presented by Washington State University, aims to push the struggling farm further into the world of “edu-tourism” by providing an active educational facility that could be used by students and visitors alike.

Harvest relay boosts food bank

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:33PM

Harvest Fest is a bittersweet event in some ways. It marks the end of the farmers market for the year, the end of summer, the end of the growing season. But it also can be a rather wacky festival, thanks to the annual Harvest Fest Relay Races.

Kite festival is this weekend

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:29PM

Colorful kites of all shapes and sizes will fill the sky above Camp Casey once again this month during the Whidbey Island Kite Festival. The festival is Saturday, Sept. 20 and Sunday, Sept. 21.

Whidbey News Group holds photo contest to find next Winter on Whidbey & Camano cover photo

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 10:21AM

Whidbey News Group is holding a contest to find a cover photo for its seasonal visitor publication, Winter on Whidbey & Camano.

Sequim pulls away in second half | Soccer

  • Sep 15, 2014 at 9:25AM

Sequim withstood a strong first half by the Coupeville High School soccer team and defeated the visiting Wolves 3-0 Saturday, Sept. 13.

Sequim stops Coupeville | Football

  • Sep 15, 2014 at 9:03AM

Sequim took advantage of its opportunities and Coupeville didn't in Sequim's 40-18 win at Mickey Clark Field Friday, Sept. 12.

Friday Harbor stops Wolves 3-1 | Volleyball

  • Sep 12, 2014 at 10:36AM

The Coupeville High School volleyball won its first set of the season Thursday, Sept. 11, but the one win was not enough as visiting Friday Harbor took the nonleague match 3-1.

Coupeville loses to Archbishop Murphy | Tennis

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 9:35AM

Archbishop Murphy stopped the Coupeville High School tennis team 5-0 in the nonleague season opener in Everett Wednesday, Sept. 10.

Wolves snap streak, beat Falcons | Soccer

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:10AM

The eight seniors on the Coupeville High School soccer team finally earned bragging rights over South Whidbey, defeating the visiting Falcons 2-1 Tuesday, Sept. 9, in the season opener.

Wolves fall to Falcons in opener | Volleyball

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:10AM

The Coupeville High School volleyball team began its season with a 3-0 nonleague loss at South Whidbey Tuesday, Sept. 9.

Anti-OLF group is acting like a group of spoiled children | Letter

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 8:00PM

Editor, I think the anti-OLF group needs to be told about Coupeville before any of them were born or even heard of Coupeville.

Outlying Field runway is not only functional, but it’s also historical | Letter

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 4:41PM

Editor, Of course we have freedom of speech. Residents are free to speak as outrageously as they choose. It is a basic American right. Basic morality, however, also requires citizens to be free from involuntary representation.

Too much of a good thing can turn out badly | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 4:37PM

It’s hard to say no to something that, on the surface, looks like such a sweet deal. Your friend offers you a car load of “extra” plants and you jump at it. The local gardening group has pots and pots of something that looks intriguing that are going for a song. What’s better than free or almost free, right?

Funding available for transportation projects

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 4:35PM

Island Sub-Regional Transportation Planning Organization announced the availability of $1.024 million through a federal Surface Transportation Program.

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