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Island Transit’s finances, service returning to normal

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 4:00PM

Island Transit has restored itself to solvency and reinstated most of the 20 percent of services it cut last year because of budget shortfalls, interim director Ken Graska told a group of county officials Wednesday.

Central Whidbey nonprofit fair set for Saturday

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 4:00PM

The Coupeville Farmers Market will once again host the Central Whidbey Nonprofit Fair Saturday, Sept. 19.

Never enough time for Coupeville High senior

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 3:00PM

Sebastian Davis has been reaching for the stars his entire life. The Coupeville High School senior may have been born and raised in a small town, but his mind has carried him far outside its limits, and will continue to do so going forward.

Man dies in one-car crash on State Highway 20 near Coupeville Tuesday

  • Sep 9, 2015 at 9:24AM

An 82-year-old man was killed in a one-car accident on State Highway 20 near Coupeville yesterday. The State Patrol reported that Charles E. Carlson was driving a 1992 Toyota Previa southward on the highway and drifted off the road to the right just south of the intersection with Welcher Road.

Wolves tune up for regular season at jamborees | Soccer/Volleyball

  • Sep 8, 2015 at 9:09AM

The Coupeville High School soccer and volleyball teams broke away from the routine of practice and received a taste of game action when they competed in jamborees hosted by Oak Harbor last week.

Strong defense not enough as Wolves drop opener | Football

  • Sep 7, 2015 at 8:40AM

It was a “the glass is half full” game for Coupeville football coach Brett Smedley. The Wolves dropped their season opener 27-14 at South Whidbey Friday, Sept. 4, in Smedley's debut as a head coach.

Fall prep preview | Football

  • Sep 3, 2015 at 9:35AM

The Coupeville High School football team has steadily improved in the win column in recent years and looks to continue that climb this fall.

Fall prep preview | Volleyball

  • Sep 3, 2015 at 9:34AM

The Coupeville volleyball team will send only two seniors out on the court, but the Wolves won’t lack for veterans.

Fall prep preview | Tennis

  • Sep 3, 2015 at 9:33AM

Coupeville High School tennis coach Ken Stange has lofty expectations for his squad this year.

Fall prep preview | Soccer

  • Sep 3, 2015 at 9:32AM

The Coupeville High School soccer team is coming off its best season ever. To repeat that success, the Wolves will need to get a boost from a new crop of players.

Fall prep preview | Cheer

  • Sep 3, 2015 at 9:31AM

The Coupeville High School cheer squad will have plenty of lung power this fall.

No one said owning a farm would be easy | Rockin' a Hard Place

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 5:00PM

There are many qualities to admire about us Whidbey folk. One that I notice frequently is how fiercely we battle to keep things just the way they are. We fight tooth-and-nail against big development, environmental travesties or any sign of America creeping toward our pristine shores. We’d sooner jump off the Deception Pass Bridge than permit a billboard or neon sign, for instance.

What’s the point in naming sexuality? | Letter

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 6:00PM

You describe Trish Rose as the highest ranking openly gay service member in the United States. Why didn’t you describe Robert Born as an openly heterosexual candidate for hospital commissioner in Coupeville?

Pharmacy closing was a huge blow | Letter

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 7:00PM

The closing of Lind’s Pharmacy is a blow to Coupeville. The town, like Langley in 2009, appears to be too small to accommodate a standard pharmacy. Whidbey General, however, has a pharmacy, which currently serves only hospital inpatients.

Tree crushes Coupeville house in storm

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 5:00PM

Rick Marti was kicked back watching TV in his living room Saturday when Mother Nature delivered a nasty surprise.

Reception and ornament sale set at Coupeville art school

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 6:00PM

Friends of Ebey’s, in partnership with the Pacific NorthWest Art School, will be creating and selling a signature holiday ornament this year depicting iconic imagery of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve.

School year off to strong start Monday in Coupeville

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 2:00PM

Nerves and emotions that come with the start of a new school year were on display Monday as Coupeville opened its doors a week earlier than other school districts on Whidbey Island.

$100K bail for Coupeville grad, men face charges for burglary that paralyzed man

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 2:00PM

A second young Coupeville man was arrested in connection with a July 27 burglary that left a resident paralyzed.

Water Fest organizers fear the end may be near

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 2:00PM

Organizers of the Penn Cove Water Festival are looking for new blood to take over the long-running Coupeville event.

County drops speed on Engle Road in Coupeville

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 5:00PM

In response to vigorous public reaction, the speed limit on Engle Road in Coupeville will be cut to 35 mph, from 50, from Hill Road to the town limits, the Island County Board of Commissioners concluded Tuesday. An earlier proposal would have imposed the 35-mph limit only along the 0.2 mile south of town, though several residents wanted that limit along the road’s entire length.

Police respond to downed trees, fire | Sheriff's Report

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 4:00PM

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

Creative family to exhibit paintings, paper art in Coupeville

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 3:00PM

Most children inherit a medley of physical traits and mannerisms from their parents, but some, like Eliot and William Raines, also inherit talent.

Island County undersheriff resigns position

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 2:00PM

The man who has helped run the Island County Sheriff’s Office since 2007 is leaving.

Island County looks to make animal control officer a staff position

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 6:00PM

Island County is working toward making its animal-control workers employees of the county rather than independent contractors, county officials said.

Coupeville Linds Pharmacy closing doors

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 5:00PM

Linds Pharmacy in Coupeville closed Wednesday after the community was notified via a flyer being distributed earlier last week.

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