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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.

Congressional candidates buck party platforms

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:19PM

Candidates for Washington’s Second Congressional Seat stray from hard-set party platforms on a few issues.

Auction, run raise funds for boys and girls club

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 6:00PM

The Coupeville Boys and Girls Club will host two events next week in an effort to raise funds for its general operations budget.

Changes coming to lighthouse management

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:13PM

Management of the Admiralty Head Lighthouse will be changing hands later this year and an employment position will be opening up.

Giant pumpkins weigh-off Saturday

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:12PM

After 45 years of teaching in the Oak Harbor School District, Mike Radach reversed roles this spring when he got a quick lesson in growing giant pumpkins from his son.

Wolves stunned by Klahowya | Football

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:47PM

Most didn't see this coming. The Coupeville High School football team lost 49-6 to Klahowya Friday, Oct. 3, in Silverdale.

Low tide cancels some sailings this week

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 9:36AM

A handful of sailings are cancelled this week on the Coupeville/Port Townsend ferry route due to low tide.

Wolves win another | Tennis

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 8:37AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team won its second straight match, stopping host Chimacum 5-2 Thursday, Oct. 2.

Coupeville earns win but loses player | Soccer

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Oct 3, 2014 at 8:08AM

In an exasperating match with Mount Vernon Christian, Coupeville finally eked out a 1-0 win but also took a loss Tuesday, Sept. 30, at Mickey Clark Field.

Community rallies for October fun

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Oct 2, 2014 at 3:17PM

Not many people would want their dreams to become reality around a spooky holiday like Halloween.

High school, elementary students link up in Wolf Buddy program

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 12:14PM

“She’s like my best friend,” Gwen Gustafson and Emma Hargrave said almost simultaneously.

Wolves round up 1st win | Tennis

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 12:00PM

Though the Coupeville High School tennis team was down a man because of illness, it pulled out its first win of the season, defeating visiting North Mason 4-3 Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Coupeville ferry drops to one-boat schedule temporarily

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 10:19AM

The Coupeville ferry route has dropped to a one-boat schedule today while repairs are made to the Salish.

Haunted Happenings all month long | Events

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:47PM

Saturday, Oct. 4 Corn Maze, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily starting Oct. 4 at Engle Family Farms, 1203 W. Terry Road. Wear sturdy shoes and dress for October weather. Cost is $5. Children under 8 free. Pumpkin patch and trolley ride, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays at Sherman Pioneer Farms, at Terry and Ebey roads. Trolley rides available Fridays and Saturdays, first come, first serve. Straw maze for little ones and pumpkin chuckin’ also available.

Pumpkin race requires creativity, practice gP

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:46PM

Winning Coupeville’s first-ever Great Pumpkin Race may come down to ingenuity. “The key is those straight axels,” said Vickie Chambers, executive director of the Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association.

Vote for your favorite scarecrow, pumpkin

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:46PM

There’s something to be said for a little healthy competition.

New wildlife regulations please nobody

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:45PM

No one is happy with fish and wildlife protection regulations approved Sept. 22, but Island County commissioners are saying they’re a starting point.

Conference digs deeper into history

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:45PM

No place in Washington exists where one can find more structures still standing from the Territorial Era than in Coupeville.

Newfound respect for plants’ defenses | Rock Doc

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:43PM

Plants are not as dumb as they look. At least to me, plants have never seemed like the brightest bulb in the box.

October promises to be a month of fun and giving back | Opinion

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 7:00PM

It was exciting to see the directional scarecrows going up around town this week indicating the start of the Haunting of Coupeville.

Don’t let GOP continue to gop-up government | Letter

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 5:00PM

Editor, As we approach another election, it is incumbent on us in the electorate to be sure we don’t allow the GOP to continue to gop-up the government.

Woman hit s jail building | Blotter

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:04PM

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

Treasurer candidates differ on management styles | Elections

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 4:00PM

Attendance and accuracy seem to be the top two issues for former coworkers and Island County treasurer candidates Wanda Grone and Ana Maria Nuñez.

Ebey is on the move | Where's Ebey?

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:01PM

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

Wolves stun Port Townsend | Football

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 10:30AM

Its offense dominated early, and its defense took over late. The result was a 29-21 win for the Coupeville High School football team over Port Townsend Friday, Sept. 26, at Mickey Clark Field.

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