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Hot weather prompts concern for dogs in cars

  • Jul 8, 2015 at 6:00PM

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

Coupeville woman arrested for yelling at drivers outside hospital

  • Jul 8, 2015 at 6:00PM

A Coupeville woman was detained by police Sunday after she stopped traffic outside Whidbey General Hospital and was yelling at drivers.

Man suspected of casing Coupeville businesses jailed on warrants

  • Jul 8, 2015 at 4:00PM

A Clinton man, wanted on multiple felony warrants, was arrested Monday afternoon in Coupeville after merchants reported him being suspicious downtown, possibly casing shops.

Coupeville Boat Launch to host regatta

  • Jul 8, 2015 at 5:00PM

On Saturday and Sunday, July 18-19, the Coupeville Boat Launch will be bustling with activity. Town Council approved an event permit for a small regatta as a new kick off to Race Week.

Going deep for Dungeness: Recreational crabbers share tips as season begins on Whidbey

  • Jul 8, 2015 at 3:00PM

Twelve hours after dropping a pair of crab pots into Holmes Harbor, Dave Anderson is back on the water approaching a red-and-white buoy, anxious to see what’s been crawling along the sea bottom and into the traps he’s set.

Bid awarded for Madrona Way Project

  • Jul 8, 2015 at 2:00PM

The Town of Coupeville awarded a construction bid for the first phase of the Madrona Way Project and officials anticipate construction will start next week.

WSU officials clear air to Greenbank Farm takeover rumors | Opinion

  • Jul 6, 2015 at 11:53AM

To the residents of Island County, In response to recent media reports and community concerns, Washington State University seeks to clarify discussions it had, and is currently having, with the Port of Coupeville in its role as owner of Greenbank Farm.

Central Whidbey earns return trip to state | 9/10 Softball

  • Jul 5, 2015 at 12:41PM

Central Whidbey’s 9/10 all-star Little League softball team set off its own fireworks with an 11-run fourth inning to come from behind and defeat North Whidbey 15-9 in the District 11 championship game Saturday, July 4, in Mount Vernon and earn its second consecutive trip to the state tournament.

Central Whidbey beats North Whidbey, sets up title showdown | 9/10 Softball

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 7:16AM

Central Whidbey and North Whidbey will battle for the District 11 9/10 softball championship and a trip to the state tournament at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 4, at Bakerview Park in Mount Vernon.

Central Whidbey tops Sedro-Woolley | 9/10 Softball

  • Jul 4, 2015 at 5:36AM

The Central Whidbey Little League 9/10 softball all-stars jumped to an early lead and steadily pulled away from Sedro-Woolley for a 12-6 win in the district tournament in Mount Vernon Thursday, July 2.

Coupeville grads compete at collegiate level

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 11:30AM

All-American honors earned by Coupeville High School graduate Hunter Hammer highlighted the athletic efforts of local graduates competing in collegiate spring sports this year.

North Whidbey rally stops Central Whidbey | 9/10 Softball

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 1:00PM updated Jul 2, 2015 at 8:42AM

It's hard to imagine a better way for the North Whidbey Little League 9/10 softball team to start its district tournament, and a tougher way for Central Whidbey to begin its.

Dry weather worries some Coupeville farmers

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 5:00PM

Georgie Smith pulls her truck up to a patch of land and surveys a field through her window.

Splinters of thought for a wooden year | Rockin' a Hard Place

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 6:00PM

Six years ago this month, my spouse, two dogs and I began our new lives on the Rock. Hallmark Cards says the correct sixth anniversary gift should be wood, but please don’t bother. We already have plenty of that on this evergreen-encrusted isle.

The best books for weed identification | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 5:00PM

One gardener’s weed might very well be a naturalist’s wild flower or a herbalist’s medicinal plant. So much depends on both your world view and the level of exasperation you’ve reached while battling shot weed, dandelions or nettles.

Island County officials heed danger of dry weather, fireworks

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 4:00PM

Island County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution last week to “encourage all within our jurisdiction to limit the discharge of personal fireworks to reduce fire danger on our islands.”

Items go quick at Coupeville Lions’ garage sale

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 3:00PM

The energy was electric Saturday morning as hundreds crowded at the starting line of the Coupeville Lions Garage Sale, peering over the rope to eye the smorgasbord of bargains awaiting purchase.

Show of gratitude: Coupeville man visits crew that saved his life

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 2:00PM

Arthur Foley walked up to firefighters and other emergency services personnel wearing a cowboy hat, cowboy boots and a warm smile. He extended a hand, then gently wrapped each of the individuals in an embrace.

New coffee shop owners no strangers to Coupeville

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 2:00PM

After 23 years away from Coupeville, former Concerts on the Cove founders David and Pat Howell returned this month with plans for getting back involved with the community.

Babe Ruth team falls at district

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 11:24AM

The Oak Harbor 13/14 Babe Ruth baseball team, which also includes seven players from Coupeville, fell twice in the district tournament last week at Burlington's Rotary Park and was eliminated.

Stone helps develop safer football helmet

  • Jun 25, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Jun 26, 2015 at 2:58PM

One of the reasons 2011 Coupeville High School graduate Andre Stone didn’t play football for the Wolves was because of the risks involved. Now, ironically, he is aiming to help curb football head injuries.

Flight operations scheduled at OLF June 29

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jun 25, 2015 at 4:31PM

Field Carrier Landing Practice operations for aircraft stationed at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field in Coupeville, Wash., in the afternoon of Monday, June 29, 2015.

Anacortes tops Whidbey for district title | 11/12 Softball

  • Jun 25, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 1:30PM

The Whidbey 11/12 Little League softball all-stars mounted a late comeback but ran out of time in a 13-5 loss to host Anacortes in the District 11 championship game Tuesday, June 23.

Investigation shows death a result of ‘catastrophic’ failures at Island County Jail

  • Jun 24, 2015 at 2:00PM

“Catastrophic systemic failures” at the Island County Jail led to a 25-year-old man’s death from dehydration April 8, Island County Sheriff Mark Brown said.

Protest sheds light on Island County Jail failures

  • Jun 24, 2015 at 2:00PM

More than 250 people, many of them from Lopez Island, took part in the protest of the Island County Jail, where 25-year-old Keaton Farris died from dehydration in April. The protesters handed out water bottles.

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