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Conservation District names award recipients

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 2:18PM

Whidbey Island Conservation District cooperators and partners were recognized for land stewardship and support at an open house this week at the Coupeville Library.

Meerkerk hosting fairy party

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 9:00AM

It’s amazing what a child can make with a poppy seed pod, a little moss and a few dried leaves.

Bailey, Wolves maul Meridian | Softball

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

McKayla Bailey fired a two-hitter to help the Coupeville High School softball team to an 8-0 nonleague win at Meridian Thursday, April 10.

Coupeville snares 4 firsts in 3-team meet | Track

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:47AM

The Coupeville High School track team captured four firsts in at three-team meet at Cedarcrest Thursday, April 10.

Shifty Sailors to share sea shanties Saturday

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 4:32PM

“And all of the years, all the tears and the laughter, are there in the stories they tell,” the Shifty Sailors sang during practice last week. And there will be plenty of stories to tell as the group sings “Away to America” and many other nautical-themed and old-timey songs during the fifth annual Shanty Fest 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12.

Wolves turn table on Cedarcrest | Baseball

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 12:00PM

Payback. After losing a 1-0 heartbreaker in nine innings Monday to Cedarcrest, the Coupeville High School baseball team returned the favor by nipping the Red Wolves 6-5 in another nine-inning game Wednesday, April 11, in Duvall.

United Methodists hold special Easter services

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Coupeville United Methodist Church will hold services on three days during Easter week, commemorating Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.

Soroptimists announce awards

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 12:00PM

Soroptimist International of Coupeville gave out three awards to honor women helping others in their community. Awards were given to Coupeville High School seniors Breeanna Messner and Julia Felici in recognition of their local volunteer work.

Kindergarten registration night to be held May 22

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

Coupeville Elementary School will be hosting a kindergarten registration night 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, May 22 in the school library.

Marshal’s office to collect unwanted prescriptions

  • Apr 12, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Coupeville Marshal’s Office will be accepting potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at Coupeville Town Hall, 4 N.E. Seventh St. Bring medications for disposal to Town Hall. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

Clipper returns to Coupeville

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 11:14AM

The Victoria Clipper dropped a group of whale watchers at Coupeville Wharf for a two-hour lunch break Saturday.

Careage residents perform puppet show

  • Apr 12, 2014 at 9:00AM

“Welcome to Charlotte’s Web,” said Rene Schlangen, the activities director at Careage of Whidbey.

Wildcats rain on Wolves | Softball

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:53AM

The weather was bad and the result the same for the Coupeville High School softball team as the Wolves lost 10-0 and 11-0 in a pair of five-inning games against Archbishop Murphy Tuesday, April 8, in Everett.

Murphy rolls by Wolves | Soccer

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:51AM

The state's second-ranked 2A soccer team, Archbishop Murphy, remained unbeaten by stopping Coupeville High School 7-0 Tuesday, April 8, in Everett.

Rockin' A Hard Place: The true meaning of rockin’ a potluck

  • Apr 14, 2014 at 7:00AM

What is it about life on the Rock that makes all of us so contented most of the time? Can’t be the weather — too wet. Can’t be the booming economy — it isn’t. Can’t be the scintillating night life — um, let’s not go there.

Letter: Fair board spent too much money on plan

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

Editor, Since moving to Whidbey Island nine years ago, a repeated theme coming from Island County is that of lack of funding for critical issues, crime prevention, public health, the court system, etc.

Digital subs are the next wave for newspapers

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 5:00AM

For nearly 20 years, The Whidbey Examiner has been providing loyal readers with coverage they can count on. The industry has been transformed many times over the decades, incorporating websites and, later, social media.

Gray whales return to Sound

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 7:00AM

The “Saratoga” gray whales have returned to Whidbey and Camano island waters for their annual three-month feeding foray in Puget Sound.

Ebey’s board against pot restrictions

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Trust Board of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve said that farmers should be able to grow and process recreational marijuana within the area if they wish.

‘Creep’ reportedly scoping houses

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

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

Potty fight bubbles to surface

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association plans to raise a little bit of a stink over bathrooms. The group of merchants plans to ask the Town Council to reopen the town’s public restrooms during festivals on a limited basis.

Etzell fans 15 but Wolves fall 1-0 | Baseball

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 1:26PM

Wasting a brilliant pitching performance by Ben Etzell, the Coupeville High School baseball team lost 1-0 in nine innings to visiting Cedarcrest Monday, April 7.

Coupeville shoots down Falcons | Softball

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 12:00PM

Using big innings to start and finish the game, the Coupeville High School softball team earned its second win of the season, both at the expense of rival South Whidbey, with a 9-5 win in Langley Friday, April 4.

Wolves add another 2-1 win | Soccer

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 11:00AM

Scores of 2-1 are becoming a habit for the Coupeville High School soccer team, and that's fine with coach Kyle Nelson as long as the "2" is on the Wolves' side of the scoreboard.

Murphy takes 3 from Coupeville | Baseball

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 9:32AM

The Coupeville High School baseball team entered the season with hopes of winning the Cascade Conference crown. Defending champion Archbishop Murphy squashed those dreams by sweeping a three-game series from the Wolves last week, including an 11-0 drubbing Friday, April 4, in Everett.

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