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Wolves start spring with win | Tennis

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 10:45AM

Winning two singles matches and two doubles matches, the Coupeville High School tennis team nipped visiting Port Townsend/Chimacum 4-3 to take the season opener Monday, March 17.

Spring prep preview: Coupeville baseball

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 8:36AM

The Coupeville High School baseball team was the surprise team of the Cascade Conference last spring. No one will be shocked by the Wolves' success this season.

Spring prep preview: Coupeville soccer

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 9:43AM

With a young team, this season should be one of "growth and experience" for the Coupeville High School soccer team, according to first-year coach Kyle Nelson.

Spring prep preview: Coupeville softball

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 8:33AM

The Coupeville High School softball team returns a solid nucleus of players, but how well the newcomers fill in the gaps will most likely determine the success of the season.

Spring prep preview: Coupeville track

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 8:28AM

Three talented female sprinters return to lead the Coupeville High School track team.

Spring prep preview: Coupeville tennis

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 8:19AM

The Coupeville High School tennis program, under the direction of Ken Stange, is a consistent winner, and this year plenty of talent returns to plug any holes left by graduation.

Spring prep preview: Coupeville golf

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 8:15AM

Coupeville High School junior Christine Fields will go it alone on the golf course this year.

Coupeville Town Council March 11 meeting location changed

  • Mar 11, 2014 at 12:11PM

Coupeville Town Council will meet 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 11 at Coupeville Town Hall. Council normally meets in the Island County Commissioner's hearing room, but there was a scheduling conflict, said Mayor Nancy Conard.

Opinion: Business put a lot into Musselfest, show support

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 3:07PM

Each year the businesses and community in Coupeville come together to celebrate one thing the area is known for — mussels.

Port starts plan for Greenbank future

  • Mar 9, 2014 at 9:00AM

The commissioners for the Port of Coupeville are looking at how the Greenbank Farm will be operated in the future.

Sherman resigns from school board

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 9:00AM

A longtime advocate of Coupeville schools is retiring. Don Sherman, who has been a member of the Coupeville School Board for 12 years, announced his resignation during a public meeting last week. His last day is March 31.

Proposal could result in Lolita’s freedom

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 2:59PM

A 20-year quest to bring home Lolita, the last of seven orcas captured from Penn Cove decades ago, has resulted in what may be a small but significant victory.

Deceased artist’s work displayed at new Island Transit headquarters

  • Mar 9, 2014 at 9:00AM

Weeks after passing away, a Coupeville artist’s influence is still alive and well on Whidbey Island.

Businesses gearing up for Musselfest this weekend

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 2:54PM

Businesses in Coupeville are gearing up as mussel enthusiasts flood the town, in search of this year’s best chowder.

Seniors take aim on league, state baseball titles

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 2:00PM

Check the pulse of the Coupeville High School baseball team and the strongest beat will come from its senior class.

Stone receives 1st-team honors in basketball

  • Mar 4, 2014 at 9:18AM

Coupeville sophomore Makana Stone earned first-team, all-league honors in girls basketball, the Cascade Conference announced this week.

WGH officials found payroll error prior to audit

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 2:37PM

Several employees at Whidbey General Hospital are seeing smaller paychecks thanks to a snafu in a new payroll system.

Snohomish Co. takes over Gowdey investigation

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 2:36PM

An investigation into a Coupeville deputy marshal has been turned over to a detective with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, according to Oak Harbor Police Chief Ed Green.

New Coupeville marshal starts March 1

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 2:34PM

There’s a new sheriff in town. The Island County commissioners approved a contract Monday that empowers the sheriff’s office to run the Coupeville Marshal’s Office.

Science Olympiad students prepare projects for regional competition

  • Feb 28, 2014 at 2:32PM

A small group of students are spending their afternoons rebuilding and tweaking science projects in preparation for competition.

Whidbey Art Trail accepting 2014 members

  • Feb 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Whidbey Art Trail, now in its fourth year, has opened its membership application process for the 2014 season. Membership offers many benefits, including a full page on the Whidbey Art Trail website with links to the artists’ websites, full-color brochure that will be placed on ferries, and in visitor centers, chambers of commerce, galleries and various businesses throughout the island, and distinctive roadside signage.

High winds ground boats, cancel ferry

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 3:22PM

The sailboat Slacker Jack was found grounded near Oak Harbor a day after a Coast Guard crew rescued five people from its pitching deck Saturday, said Petty Officer Third Class Jordan Akiyama, a Coast Guard spokesman. “The owner is working with contractors to salvage the vessel,” Akiyama said. The rescue that happened on the 34-foot sailboat was among several weather-related problems caused by a winter storm that moved through the region Saturday.

Whidbey Conservation District election canceled

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 3:18PM

Because the incumbent was the only to one apply and meet the requirements, she was automatically reelected to her position as a Whidbey Island Conservation District board member. Incumbent Wendi Hilborn, who co-owns Penn Cove Farms — a custom dairy operation on Central Whidbey Island, met the requirements to run for another term, according to information provided by the Whidbey Island Conservation District.

Whidbey Conservation District election canceled

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 3:18PM

Because the incumbent was the only to one apply and meet the requirements, she was automatically reelected to her position as a Whidbey Island Conservation District board member. Incumbent Wendi Hilborn, who co-owns Penn Cove Farms — a custom dairy operation on Central Whidbey Island, met the requirements to run for another term, according to information provided by the Whidbey Island Conservation District.

Coupeville Lions auction nets $30,000

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Coupeville Lions Club’s annual scholarship was a big success Saturday, netting the club more than $30,000. For nine years, the Coupeville Lions have put together the annual auction and dinner to raise money to fund scholarships for qualified Coupeville High School applicants. Scholarships range between $500 and $1,000.

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