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Coupeville recovers to defeat Concrete | Softball

  • Apr 9, 2015 at 8:48AM

Coming back from an early deficit, the Coupeville High School softball team clipped visiting Concrete 9-7 Tuesday, April 7.

Had great time working with Gipson | Letter

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 7:00PM

Editor, I am writing as a citizen of the Whidbey community, and as a recently retired Registered Nurse. I worked 15 joyous years in the Whidbey Family Birthplace at Whidbey General Hospital.

Plant for the Planet a rousing success | Letter

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 3:19PM

Editor, Our first Plant for the Planet: Whidbey academy on Saturday, March 28 was a great success. We certified 15 Climate Justice Ambassadors who join 300 in the USA and 340,000 worldwide. The children had an exciting day. They learned about the Climate/Ocean crisis, climate justice, how to speak in public, provide positive feedback to their peers and work together. The weather was wonderful.

Thankful for having a Boys and Girls Club | Letter

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 11:00PM

Editor, I would like to thank the Boys & Girls Club for all they do for Coupeville youth. We are so fortunate to live in this community, and I am grateful every day to raise a family here on Whidbey Island.

Levy focus is clean, warm classrooms | Letters

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 3:14PM

Editor, The members of the board of the Community Foundation for Coupeville Public Schools want to encourage you to vote for the current levy proposal by the Coupeville School District. As citizens who work to support Coupeville students, we understand the importance of this levy to the district.

School levy is an investment in community | Opinion

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 9:00PM

This week, voters in the Coupeville School District will receive ballots asking them to approve a $5-million capital facilities levy. If approved, the levy will collect $5 million in property tax revenue over three years, starting in 2016.

Callers report odd behavior | Blotter

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 6:00PM

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

School district seeks approval on $5-million facilities levy

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 8:00PM

Ballots go into the mail Friday for Coupeville School District’s proposed $5-million capital facilities levy. Votes must be postmarked by Tuesday, April 28 or filed that day by 8 p.m.

Lawsuit says landslide is county’s fault

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 3:07PM

Residents of a Central Whidbey neighborhood struck by a massive landslide two years ago have filed lawsuits against Island County.

History reduced to rubble: County demos early ferry ramp by accident

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 2:51PM

A historic ferry landing ramp in Coupeville was inadvertently reduced to rubble this week during a demolition project designed to remove an aging structure that rested on top of it.

Traffic revision met with confusion

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Apr 6, 2015 at 11:02AM

Months after the Coupeville Town Council approved an ordinance to change part of Front Street to a one-way road, city workers finally put up signs this month, causing some confusion for drivers.

Soroptimists host annual egg hunt

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Apr 3, 2015 at 3:27PM

Soroptimist International of Coupeville is celebrating its 25th annual Easter Egg Hunt in grand style.

Strong all-around game carries Wolves to win | Baseball

  • Apr 3, 2015 at 10:03AM

"Coach, we flipped the switch." Those words came from senior Carson Risner in the baseball team huddle following Coupeville High School's 10-2 non-league win at Cedarcrest Thursday, April 2.

Individual marks highlight meet | Track

  • Apr 3, 2015 at 9:11AM

Both the Coupeville High School track teams finished fourth in a four-team meet at South Whidbey High School Thursday, April 2.

Farmers market starts Saturday

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 7:00PM updated Apr 2, 2015 at 1:31PM

A mild winter and early spring means visitors will have more variety at the start of the Coupeville Farmers Market Saturday. Gearing up for its 37th consecutive year, the market will hold its regular schedule of 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at the Coupeville Community Green.

Community Garden opens May 1

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 8:00PM updated Apr 2, 2015 at 1:30PM

Coupeville’s Community Garden will once again open to the public starting May 1. The town has 60 plots available for gardeners on the property located by Broadway Street and State Highway 20 near the Four Square Church.

Wolves lose clunker to Lyncs | Baseball

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 9:22AM

The game was a 10-inning thriller, but it wasn't pretty and it wasn't a win for the Coupeville High School baseball team.

Offense can't get going in loss | Softball

  • Apr 2, 2015 at 8:46AM

Although the Coupeville High School softball team threatened several times, it couldn't push across any runs in a 6-0 loss at Bellevue Christian Monday, March 30.

Don’t let root weevils carve up your hard work | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 5:23PM

If you’re looking for a low maintenance, low growing perennial that likes both full sun and shady gardens, Bergenia might do the trick.

Rock-Speak: Off, on, up and down the island | Rockin' a Hard Place

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 5:22PM

Over the years, we Whidbey dwellers have developed our own language. Let’s call it Rockish. It usually consists of a phrase or two mingled into common America-speak, which itself is derived – some would say deteriorated – from the Queen’s English.

We need to protect our Whidbey Island forest for the future | Letter

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 5:21PM

Editor, I have found two recent pieces in The Whidbey Examiner to be particularly interesting and, in one case, quite disturbing. I am referring to the front page article “Acres clear cut as part of regrowth” in the March 12, 2015 edition.

Town should consider using bond dollars for green parking | Opinion

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 5:21PM

Parking always becomes a topic of conversation before, during and after any major event in Coupeville.

Event recap evaluates parking woes

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 10:00PM

The week of the Penn Cove Musselfest, event organizers didn’t know if they were going to be able to use the community green for parking. Throughout the week, they checked with officials each day for an update, finally getting the OK Friday, the day before the event began.

Lab offers glimpse into sea life

  • Apr 1, 2015 at 5:15PM

Keith Ludemann’s fascination with marine life and the natural world dates back more than a half century, even before the Navy brought him to Whidbey Island in 1962.

Wolves roar by Forks | Soccer

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Mar 31, 2015 at 2:27PM

Bouncing back from a tough overtime loss earlier in the week, the Coupeville High School soccer team drilled Forks 4-0 Saturday, March 28, at Mickey Clark Field.

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