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Coupeville grads compete in college athletics

  • Nov 24, 2014 at 10:35AM

Tyler King earned All-American cross country honors while helping the University of Washington place 20th in the NCAA Division I championship meet Nov. 22 in Terre Haute, Ind.

Seattle Mariners named 2014 recipient of the commissioner's award for philanthropic excellence

  • Nov 21, 2014 at 8:52AM

Major League Baseball and Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig have named the Seattle Mariners as the 2014 recipient of the Commissioner’s Award for Philanthropic Excellence, it was announced today at the MLB Owners Meetings in Kansas City.

Maggio steps down as Coupeville coach | Football

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 7:59AM

Though Coupeville High School football coach Tony Maggio resigned last week after three years directing the program, he won’t disappear from the Central Whidbey athletic scene.

Senior back runs away with MVP honors | Football

  • Nov 20, 2014 at 7:57AM

Josh Bayne caught the attention of his Olympic League opponents this season, now he hopes to get the attention of a few college coaches.

Transit’s interim director choice comes with controversial past

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 12:53PM

Mired in financial problems and on the heels of a scathing state audit, Island Transit officials are looking at a new interim director with controversial baggage of his own.

Voter turnout reflects generation’s laziness | Letter

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 8:00PM

Editor, This election has been just plain disgusting. Not because of who won or lost, but because of what did not happen. Two-thirds of the people in this country who are eligible to vote did not vote.

Now is also the time to thank adoptive parents | Letter

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 1:24PM

Editor, It is fitting that this season of Thanksgiving is also the season to give thanks to the adoptive parents and families who grace our communities.

There’s a lot to be thankful for living in a small town | Opinion

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 10:00PM

There’s a lot to be thankful for when you live in such a beautiful place as Whidbey Island. And there’s even more reason to be thankful when you live in such a unique community like Coupeville.

Caller reports dead seagull tied to wharf dock | Blotter

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

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

Thanksgiving potluck held at Rec Hall for 16th year

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 9:00PM

For the 16th year, hundreds of people will share their Thanksgiving holiday together at the Coupeville Recreation Hall.

Navy holding additional Growler EIS meetings

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

The Navy is holding two additional open-house meetings for the ongoing Environmental Impact Statement on the EA-18G Growler in Port Townsend and on Lopez Island.

Hospital budget projects a $4.9 million shortfall

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 4:00PM

Whidbey General Hospital’s board of commissioners adopted their legal budget last week. This budget, approved Monday, Nov. 10, according to Chief Operations Officer Terry Litke, is the estimated amounts for budget increases in the 2015 calendar year, and the detailed budget is yet to be completed.

Iconic Camp Casey house gets upgrade

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 6:00PM

The grounds are sacred to Steve Kobylk. His interest in the history and protection of former military reservations such as Fort Casey runs deep.

Incoming port director looking forward to challenge

  • Nov 19, 2014 at 12:52PM

A well-known community volunteer in Central Whidbey will be taking the reins at the Port of Coupeville. David Day begins his new position as executive director Monday, Dec. 15.

Puget Sound Energy customers to share $59.2 million from sale

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 4:25PM

Puget Sound Energy announced this week "that customers will notice a pleasant surprise on their winter power bills: a one-time credit applied to December and January bills that will save the average residential electric customer about $40."

10 Wolves earn 1st-team, all-league honors

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 9:25AM

Josh Bayne leads a group of 10 Coupeville High School athletes who received 1A Olympic League first-team honors for the fall of 2014.

WIAA honors Coupeville senior | Football

  • Nov 13, 2014 at 12:32PM

The Washington Interscholastic Athletic Association selected Coupeville senior Josh Bayne as their 1A Athlete of the Week.

Port hires Coupeville man as new executive director

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 2:25PM

David Day was chosen today as the new executive director for the Port of Coupeville.

Price Johnson named board chairwoman

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 9:00PM

Island County Commissioner Helen Price Johnson will serve as the board’s chairwoman in 2015.

Wedding Tour shows off island’s offerings

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 12:33PM

A wedding planner, photographer, florist and a host of other industry vendors and support businesses will have some extra work this winter thanks to the second annual Weddings on Whidbey and Events Tour this past weekend.

Ancient bones can tell quite the story | Rock Doc

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 8:00PM

His teeth had no cavities, but they were heavily worn. He was about my height — some 5 feet 7 inches tall. He wasn’t petite, likely weighing around 160 pounds. Well before his death, he broke six of his ribs. Five of them never healed, but he kept going nevertheless.

Golf cart zones headed for county approval

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 7:00PM

Island County may soon join Coupeville and other communities across the state in allowing golf carts on public roads.

Coupeville receives county lodging tax funds

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 4:00PM

The Coupeville Chamber of Commerce and other town organizations have received more than $50,000 total in lodging tax grants.

Caller reports an injured deer |Blotter

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 3:00PM

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

County commissioners race appears headed for recount

  • Nov 12, 2014 at 2:00PM

A last-minute count of ballots from Camano Island may not be enough for commissioner candidate Karla Jacks.

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