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Town may close portion of Front Street due to bluff slipping

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 2:10PM

Additional sliding of the bluff along Front Street prompted Town of Coupeville officials to close off a section of the pedestrian path Tuesday.

Island County commissioners refuse settlement in Wonn Road beach access lawsuit

  • Jan 26, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Jan 27, 2016 at 11:25AM

A judge will determine whether a Greenbank couple had the right to build a stone wall across a historic public beach access, following a cliffhanger today at the Island County Board of Commissioners' meeting.

Coupeville ferry to close for earthquake retrofitting

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville ferry dock will be closed for a weekend next fall to make it safer in the event of the Big One.

Police respond to suspicious events | Blotter

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 6:00PM

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

Tickets on sale for scholarship auction

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 5:00PM

The Coupeville Lions Club is once again offering an evening of good food, entertainment and fun — all while raising money for a good cause.

County seeks applicants for Civil Service Comm.

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 5:00PM

The Island County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill a six-year term on the Civil Service Commission for the county Sheriff’s Office.

Tickets for Coupeville Chocolate Walk on sale

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 4:00PM

The Coupeville Chamber of Commerce and The Whidbey Examiner invite you to spend Saturday, Feb. 13 enjoying all the sweet things local merchants have to offer during the first ever Coupeville Chocolate Walk.

Group looks at empty inn for temporary housing

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 3:00PM

Homeless youth on Whidbey may soon have access to the island’s first temporary housing specifically designed to meet their needs.

Little library that could: Friends group gives new life to empty phone box

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 2:00PM

Heavy rain couldn’t dampen the mood of a small group that gathered to celebrate the Coupeville waterfront’s tiny new addition.

Coupeville school board moves location

  • Jan 27, 2016 at 2:00PM

Coupeville School Board meetings took a modern turn Monday night as the board met in its new meeting room.

Coupeville's defense rattles Redhawks | Girls basketball

  • Jan 25, 2016 at 10:07AM

Behind a stifling defense, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team smothered visiting Chimacum 29-14 Friday, Jan. 22.

Redhawks keep lead but stopping Wolves | Boys basketball

  • Jan 25, 2016 at 10:03AM

The Coupeville High School boys basketball team missed an opportunity to move into a tie for first place when it fell 67-51 at Port Townsend Friday, Jan. 22.

Wolves beat Chimacum, lose to BC | Girls basketball

  • Jan 21, 2016 at 10:32AM

The Coupeville High School girls basketball team played twice on the road this week, winning the game it needed the most, a 55-28 conference tilt over Chimacum Tuesday, Jan. 19, but losing the chance to pad its resume when it fell 40-32 to eighth-ranked Bellevue Christian Wednesday in a non-conference matchup.

Wolves clip Cowboys | Boys basketball

  • Jan 21, 2016 at 9:23AM

Scoring when it needed to most, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team came from behind for a 72-65 win at Chimacum Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Coupeville paddlers earn spot in world championships

  • Jan 20, 2016 at 1:56PM

Rees, Piercy and Harrison are part of a 50-plus women’s masters dragon boat team from Washington that has qualified for the 2016 Club Crew World Championships in Adelaide in April.

Coupeville changes site of school board meetings

  • Jan 20, 2016 at 1:39PM

The Coupeville School Board is getting a new home.

Port continues farm planning

  • Jan 20, 2016 at 5:00PM

Transition continues as the Port of Coupeville takes over managing the Greenbank Farm.

Meetings fill mayor’s first weeks in office

  • Jan 20, 2016 at 4:00PM

Newly elected Mayor Molly Hughes’ first few weeks in office have been filled with meeting after meeting.

Binder appointed mayor pro tem

  • Jan 20, 2016 at 4:00PM

The start of the new year brought new leadership to the Town of Coupeville.

Tickets on sale for Lions’ scholarship auction

  • Jan 20, 2016 at 3:00PM

The Coupeville Lions Club is once again offering an evening of good food, entertainment and fun — all while raising money for a good cause.

Transparency concerns kill logo proposal

  • Jan 20, 2016 at 2:00PM

One newly elected commissioner for the Port of Coupeville got a lesson in public transparency during his first official meeting.

Assessment shows wharf structural problems

  • Jan 20, 2016 at 2:00PM

An inspection of the Coupeville Wharf shows part of the structure has settled about 2 inches due to rotting piling caps.

Time of year for unsolicited thanks and best wishes | Rockin' a Hard Place

  • Jan 19, 2016 at 2:16PM

January’s a good month to be thankful and wishful. After all, there’s not much else to do; it gets dark too early, the tides are too high for beach walking, and it’s too cold outside.

Coupeville outlasts Stevenson | Boys basketball

  • Jan 18, 2016 at 11:00AM updated Jan 19, 2016 at 8:14AM

The Stevenson-Coupeville boys basketball game wasn't for the faint of heart. The Wolves prevailed in the heart-thumper, 64-60, Friday, Jan. 15, making the Bulldogs' 260-mile trip back to Southwest Washington a little bit longer.

Judge dismisses Island County prosecutor's lawsuit against commissioners' attorney

  • Jan 15, 2016 at 4:27PM

A judge in Skagit County Superior Court agreed with the Island County commissioners and threw out a lawsuit the Island County prosecutor filed to stop them from using an outside land-use attorney without his consent. Judge Brian Stiles granted the board's summary judgment motion today to dismiss Prosecutor Greg Banks lawsuit against Susan Drummond, the attorney the commissioners hired to help with the comprehensive plan amendment. The commissioners were interveners in the case.

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