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Library series focusing on agriculture

  • Feb 11, 2015 at 6:00PM

Even though skies are gray these days, gardeners on Whidbey Island are itching to get outside and work their soil.

Woman shares collection of Valentine cards dating back to 1880

  • Feb 11, 2015 at 4:13PM

For collector Billie Barb, it’s as much about the story behind a valentine as the gift itself. Barb, a Mutiny Bay resident, has scoured antique shops and the Internet for 40 years searching for beautifully crafted antique Valentine’s cards.

Coupeville drops finale, looks to district | Boys basketball

  • Feb 10, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 3:05PM

The visiting Klahowya boys basketball team put a damper on Coupeville's Senior Night, nipping the Wolves 44-43 in the regular-season finale Monday, Feb. 9.

Wolves go 9-0 in league, head to district | Girls basketball

  • Feb 10, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 11:44AM

Putting the finishing touches on its first conference title in 13 years, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team won 53-36 at Klahowya Monday, Feb. 9.

Sailor trying to return historic boat to cove

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 7:00PM updated Feb 9, 2015 at 1:50PM

It was love at first sight for Mark Saia. And stepping onto the historic 90-year-old boat Suva, built in 1925 for the Pratt family of Whidbey Island, felt like coming come to him.

Wolves cut down Cowboys, earn postseason spot | Boys basketball

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 11:57AM

The Coupeville High School boys basketball team is playing its best at the right time. The host Wolves defeated first-place Chimacum 72-68 in overtime Friday, Feb. 6; and the win, coupled with Port Townsend's one-point loss to Klahowya, clinched a berth in the district tournament.

Coupeville stops Chimacum on Senior Night | Girls basketball

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 11:58AM

Chimacum put up more of a fight this time, but the Coupeville High School girls basketball team clipped the visiting Cowboys 53-38 on Senior Night Friday, Feb. 6.

Coupeville moving to full-time kindergarten

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Feb 6, 2015 at 2:12PM

Coupeville Schools plan to offer full-time kindergarten next school year. Superintendent Jim Shank said the district had been looking at how it could fund full-day kindergarten on its own without waiting on the state.

WIAA selects Stone as top athlete

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 12:13PM

Coupeville High School junior Makana Stone was named the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association 1A female Athlete of the Week for Jan. 26-31.

Big comeback saves Wolves' postseason hopes | Boys basketball

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 12:12PM

With its season hanging by a thread, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team stitched it back together with a miraculous 60-57 win at Port Townsend Tuesday, Feb. 3.

Coupeville fights off Redhawks | Girls basketball

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 9:54AM

The Coupeville High School girls basketball continued its winning ways Tuesday, Feb. 3, defeating visiting Port Townsend 53-35.

Grave marker’s tale of love and prejudice

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:47PM

In historic Sunnyside Cemetery, overlooking beautiful Ebey’s Prairie, there are hundreds of old and elaborate markers showing where the prairie’s white pioneer farmers and their families eternally rest.

Join us for a rally on climate change | Letter

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:33PM

Editor, “If it’s wrong to wreck the planet, it’s wrong to profit from the wreckage.” — Bill McKibben Join us 3:30-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, on the corner of Highway 20 and Main Street in Coupeville for a Divestment Day rally/demonstration.

Move to all-day kindergarten is not just smart, but long overdue | Opinion

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 5:00PM

More kindergartners than ever are spending the entire day in school. Those few extra hours a day have exponential impacts on student achievement, but, unfortunately, not every kindergartner in Washington state has that option.

Hearts & Hammers to hold dinner

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:30PM

Central Whidbey Hearts & Hammers will hold its annual Community Dinner 6-8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, at Coupeville Recreation Hall.

Seattle gallery features Purdue

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 8:00PM

The bittersweet part for Sara Purdue is not being able to see the smile on her husband’s face.

Callers report two possible home break-ins | Blotter

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:25PM

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

Lady Wolves earn first league championship in 13 years

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:18PM

Thirteen is an unlucky number for some. For the Coupeville High School girls basketball team, it is a turning point.

Super Bowl XLIX in pictures | Slideshow

  • Feb 2, 2015 at 5:13PM

Photos from Daily Herald/Sound Publishing photographers Kevin Clark and Genna Martin.

Deep Sea owner sued for $1.2 million

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Feb 2, 2015 at 11:50AM

The owner of the Deep Sea crab boat that caught fire, sank and spilled oil in Penn Cove is going to jail and is being sued for $1.2 million.

Coupeville wraps up conference crown | Girls basketball

  • Feb 2, 2015 at 11:25AM

Clinching its first conference championship in 13 years, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team clubbed visiting Klahowya 51-32 Friday, Jan. 30.

Wolves face must-win game Tuesday | Boys basketball

  • Feb 2, 2015 at 11:24AM

After losing 58-39 at Klahowya in Silverdale Friday, Jan. 30, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team must win at Port Townsend at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3., if it wishes to keep its postseason hopes intact.

Both Pieris and Camellias are good for winter gardens | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 3:41PM

At first glance, Pieris japonica and Camellia japonica don’t seem to have much in common other than the second part, or specific epithet, of their Latin binomial.

Focus should be on replacing our leaders, not our airplanes | Letter

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 3:40PM

To all of the concerned Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve and all other noise complainers, you are looking in the wrong direction.

Neighbors plan public meeting about roads for Feb. 10

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 3:30PM

A group of Central Whidbey residents are trying to stop a road project that’s supposed to improve safety and provide additional stops for Island Transit buses.

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