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Coupeville meeting offers forum for proposed ferry increase

  • Jul 8, 2013 at 1:57PM

The Washington State Transportation Commission is seeking public comments on a proposed fare increase for Washington State Ferries. The proposed fare increase would go into effect Oct. 1 and include a 2 percent increase on passenger fares and a 3 percent increase on vehicle fares. Then, starting May 1, 2014, the ferry system would tack on an additional 2 percent increase on passenger fares and a 2.5 percent increase on vehicle fares.

Berry picking time: U-pick fields offer summer goodness on Whidbey Island

  • Jul 8, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 1:54PM

Warm, summer days on Whidbey mean berry patches are waiting to be picked clean of sweet succulent treats.

Central Whidbey finishes 2nd in 11/12 tournament | Little League

  • Jul 8, 2013 at 12:22PM

Central Whidbey finished a strong run by placing second in the 11/12 Little League District 11 tournament Saturday, July 6, in Sedro-Woolley.

Preserving Partners: Groups working together to save Pratt history

  • Jul 6, 2013 at 9:00AM

Several treasured historical structures in Ebey’s Reserve have been getting much-needed TLC with the help of local and visiting preservationists.

Priess hangs up hat with reserve

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 3:19PM

After more than six years at the helm, Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve Manager Mark Preiss is hanging up his hat and headed for high country.

Hundreds show for annual Lions garage sale

  • Jul 6, 2013 at 9:00AM

Hundreds of people flocked to Coupeville Elementary School over the weekend hoping to score treasures at the annual Coupeville Lions Garage Sale.

Letter: It’s time for Navy to be better neighbors to Central Whidbey

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 3:25PM

Editor, Whidbey Island has changed a great deal since 1943 when the Outlying Landing Field was built.

Burn ban in effect next week

  • Jul 6, 2013 at 9:00AM

Dry conditions and warm weather is prompting the Island County Fire Marshal to declare a burn ban that will start next week.

Socializing with strawberries

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 3:23PM

It was a sweet Saturday at Coupeville United Methodist Church.

Ledgewood gets additional state funds for drilling

  • Jul 7, 2013 at 9:00AM

Ledgewood residents’ plea to the governor and state lawmakers paid off this month with an appropriation of $200,000.

Islanders battle tough teams at Classic | Soccer

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 10:06AM

The Whidbey Islanders GU18 soccer team battled through a tough draw in the Rainier Valley Slammers Classic Tournament June 28-30 at the Starfire Complex in Tukwila.

Central Whidbey rallies again for win | Little League

  • Jul 3, 2013 at 11:16AM

For the second game in a row, the Central Whidbey 11/12 Little League baseball team came from behind to secure a win in the District 11 playoffs in Sedro-Woolley, this time roaring back from eight runs down to defeat South Whidbey 10-9 in extra innings Tuesday, July 2.

11/12 baseball team gets district win | Little League

  • Jul 2, 2013 at 11:16AM

The Central Whidbey 11/12 baseball team came from behind to defeat South Skagit 10-4 Monday, July 2, in the District 11 Tournament in Sedro-Woolley.

Central Whidbey drops opening games | Little League

  • Jul 1, 2013 at 11:01AM

Central Whidbey Little League teams opened District 11 all-star play this week with three losses.

Lost dog, leaky hot tub spark calls

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:44PM

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

Outdoor dining proposal sparks discussion with business owners

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

A proposal by a downtown business to encroach on public parking for outdoor dining has other area businesses talking.

County connectors receive state funding

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

The bus service connecting three counties in the area has been gaining popularity in recent years and will continue.

Flea market starts at Greenbank Farm

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 9:00AM

Shoppers will enjoy perusing a selection of handmade crafts and vintage items when they shop Sundays at Greenbank Farm.

Opinion: Work continues following town OLF meeting

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:39PM

Many thanks to those who attended the community forum last week to share concerns about the Growlers’ carrier landing practice at Outlying Field. I regret there was not room for everyone in the building, and thank those who participated from the parking lot.

Letter: Air station would be better fit in E. Wash

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

Editor, The military’s whole reason for being is to serve and protect us, which they have ably and nobly done.

Letter:

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:37PM

Editor, This letter is in response to the Outlying Field meeting June 19 at the Recreation Hall in Coupeville.

Intern to review WSU possibility

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

Washington State University Extension is starting to examine possibilities to establish a presence at the Greenbank Farm.

Hundreds show for OLF forum

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 3:00PM

More than 200 people turned out for a public meeting concerning Coupeville’s Outlying Field last Wednesday, many who called for the field’s closure.

Learning and growing in Greenbank

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:32PM

A small group of students hoping to cultivate a career in agriculture are busy harvesting crops at Greenbank Farm.

Bag shop owner aims for designer education

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 2:58PM

Kimberly Hoctor made three sales before she even opened her Coupeville store last weekend. Women saw handbags in a window display and walked right in, excitedly ignoring the signs informing customers of her opening date.

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