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Greening of Coupeville: Town rings in holidays; mayor almost melts

  • Dec 10, 2014 at 2:00PM

While most people were basking in the warm winter evening during the Greening of Coupeville Saturday, it caused a bit of an issue for one Greening regular.

Mount Baker posts lead in win over Wolves | Girls basketball

  • Dec 9, 2014 at 9:43AM

The Mount Baker "Emily tandem" took turns terrorizing the Coupeville High School girls basketball team in the Mountaineers' 59-44 win Monday, Dec. 8, in Coupeville.

Moutaineers run by Coupeville | Boys basketball

  • Dec 9, 2014 at 9:40AM

Mount Baker scored at least 20 points in each of the first three quarters to cruise by the Coupeville High School boys basketball team 78-40 Monday, Dec. 8, in Deming.

Coupeville breaks into win column | Boys basketball

  • Dec 8, 2014 at 11:37AM

Picking up its first win of the season, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team throttled visiting Darrington 72-41 Friday, Dec. 5.

Wolves split weekend games | Girls basketball

  • Dec 8, 2014 at 11:30AM

The Coupeville High School girls basketball team defeated Darrington 47-31 Friday, Dec. 5, but couldn't complete at a sweep of weekend home games and lost 52-51 Saturday to Bellevue Christian.

Greening of Coupeville 2014 | Slideshow

  • Dec 6, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Dec 8, 2014 at 9:17AM

Residents in Coupeville started the holiday season celebration with the annual Greening of Coupeville.

Author shares love of old dogs, creating a haven

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Dec 5, 2014 at 11:50AM

The subtitle of the first chapter of Coupeville author Ardeth de Vries’ new book is, “This is a book about transformation.”

Wrestling club includes Coupeville athletes | Youth wrestling

  • Dec 5, 2014 at 11:34AM

Seven Coupeville athletes compete for the Whidbey Wildcat Wrestling Club, which has participated in four youth tournaments this season.

Nice beginning for Coupeville | Girls basketball

  • Dec 4, 2014 at 12:07PM

Season-opening games are generally sloppy, but Coupeville High School girls basketball coach David King was more than pleased with the quality of his team's effort in a 47-23 romp over South Whidbey Tuesday, Dec. 2, in Langley.

South Whidbey takes advantage of free throws for win | Boys basketball

  • Dec 4, 2014 at 12:06PM

The Coupeville High School boys basketball team was outscored by 25 points at the foul line, and that was the difference in a 74-47 loss at South Whidbey Tuesday, Dec. 2.

Central Whidbey Fire open house Saturday celebrates 86 years

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 2:52PM

Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue will hold an open house 12-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at Station 51 on Main Street in Coupeville in celebration of the 86th anniversary of the founding of the Coupeville Volunteer Fire Department.

You can’t beat holidays on the Rock | Rockin' A Hard Place

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 5:00PM

You know what I enjoy most about holiday season on the Rock? Wherever I go, it’s as if the last 50 years never happened.

Looking forward to serving constituents | Letter

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 7:00PM

Editor, Now that the November 2014 election results have been certified, I want to officially thank the voters of Island County for electing me to the office of Island County treasurer. I will do my best to maintain your trust and respect in this important office of our local government.

Appreciative of local support of Soroptimist | Letter

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 6:00PM

Editor, A big thank-you goes to Mark Laska at Ciao and his unbelievable staff for hosting our fourth annual Soroptimist International of Coupeville, Women & Wine event.

They may have money, but we have the votes | Letter

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 2:43PM

Editor, I was distressed to read the letter vilifying folks who didn’t vote - to be fair, many have been pummeled into a sense of hopelessness by the minions of the wealthy.

Council right in calling visit ‘inappropriate’ | Opinion

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 5:00PM

Members of the Coupeville Town Council didn’t exactly stand up to Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley last week.

Despite mishaps, community Thanksgiving meal a success

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 2:37PM

Neither an attempted coat snatching nor a mashed potato incident could dampen the gluttonous spirit of Coupeville diners at its annual Community Potluck Thursday.

Police respond to gun complaints| Blotter

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 2:34PM

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

Association gives $41K back to the community

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 4:00PM

The payoff for thousands of hours of volunteer service came Monday when the Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival Association distributed more than $26,000 in community grants.

Council says Oak Harbor mayor’s visit was not OK

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 2:31PM

Much to the chagrin of Coupeville Town Council, Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley publicly called for Bob Clay’s removal from the Island Transit Board last Tuesday.

Sweet fun

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 2:31PM

Adam Dipetrillo helps his son, Nathan, decorate a gingerbread house during the annual Gingerbread Workshop hosted by the Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association. The pair, both from Dupont, were visiting family and attended the event for the first time. Some creations were taken over to the Coupeville Library and entered in the Gingerbread Challenge, sponsored by the association, Friends of the Coupeville Library and The Whidbey Examiner. Entries are still being accepted until Friday, Dec. 19. Winners will be announced 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, during the Red Ticket drawing at the Island County Historical Museum.

Round-ball Classic set for Dec. 27

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 7:00AM

A Central Whidbey holiday tradition, the Tom Roehl Round-ball Classic, is slated for noon Saturday, Dec. 27.

Big run carries Meridian by Wolves | Boys basketball

  • Dec 2, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 11:20AM

A 29-3 run that spanned the second and third quarters lifted Meridian to a 68-35 win over host Coupeville High School in the boys basketball opener for both schools.

Winter prep preview | Boys basketball

  • Dec 1, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Dec 2, 2014 at 11:20AM

They paid their dues, now it is time to collect. The Coupeville High School boys basketball team struggled to pick up wins the past three seasons. Young players were forced into varsity action before they were ready because of the lack of talent among the older players, and the results were predictable.

Winter prep preview | Girls basketball

  • Dec 1, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Dec 2, 2014 at 11:19AM

Youth is no longer a concern for the Coupeville High School girls basketball team.

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