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Wolves limit Chimacum to 2 first-half points, roll to easy win | Girls basketball

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 11:27AM

The first quarter was great, the second even better and the Coupeville High School girls basketball team romped 46-22 at Chimacum Tuesday, Jan. 27.

Slow 2nd quarter stops Coupeville | Boys basketball

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 8:49AM

One unsteady quarter has stung the Coupeville High School boys basketball team in many of its losses this season, and the trend continued at Chimacum Tuesday, Jan. 27.

Wolves pick up critical win | Boys basketball

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Jan 27, 2015 at 8:59AM

"Every game is a playoff game for us," Coupeville High School boys basketball coach said after the Wolves' 53-49 win over visiting Port Townsend Friday, Jan. 23.

Coupeville rules 2nd half | Girls basketball

  • Jan 26, 2015 at 10:06AM

Halftime adjustments helped the Coupeville High School girls basketball team to a 58-35 win at Port Townsend Friday, Jan. 23.

Quick assault carries Wolves over Chimacum | Girls basketball

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:00PM updated Jan 23, 2015 at 8:28AM

This one was over early. The Coupeville High School girls basketball team sprinted to a 29-3 lead on the way to thumping visiting Chimacum 63-29 Wednesday, Jan. 21.

Cowboys clip Coupeville | Boys basketball

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 1:57PM

Chimacum finished a first-round sweep of the three other Olympic League 1A schools by defeating the host Coupeville High School boys basketball team 87-55 Wednesday, Jan. 21.

Whale of a workshop is set for Jan. 24

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 4:30PM

It’s that time of year again when Whidbey Islanders will gather to talk about whales, whales and more whales.

Island County seeks volunteers for this year’s homeless count

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 9:00PM

Island County is seeking volunteers to help gather the most comprehensive homeless count to date. “We’re expanding the method significantly this year,” said Joanne Pelant, Island County’s housing resource coordinator.

Native American exhibit opens

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 8:00PM

Packing 10,000 years of history into a 1,400-square foot room is an impractical, perhaps even impossible, task. And Rick Castellano will be the first to tell you.

Thanks for supporting food bank’s Meals 2 Kids program | Letter

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 4:26PM

Editor, On Jan. 15, Andreas and Lisa Wurzainer of Christopher’s restaurant in Coupeville hosted their second annual fundraiser for the Meals 2 Kids program. This program is run by Gifts from the Heart food bank and sends food for the weekend home with students at Coupeville Elementary School, whom might not otherwise have enough.

Transparency matters for all taxing districts | Opinion

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 4:25PM

The Port of Coupeville is one of those small governmental entities that most people probably don’t dwell on.

Red Dress Ball targets women’s heart health

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 7:00PM

For the fourth year, the three Soroptimist International groups on Whidbey Island are teaming up to help raise funds and awareness for women’s heart health.

Gallery closed for remodel

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 5:00PM

Sometimes, being an artist in a cooperative gallery involves painting walls as well as canvases.

New members join transit board, look at charging bus fares

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 4:22PM

Coupeville Councilman Bob Clay won’t be steering the Island Transit board of directors anymore. Clay gave up his chairmanship at a meeting last Friday in which his fellow board members agreed to move forward quickly with changes at the agency which has been marked by controversy and difficulty over the last year.

Appointment prompts concern about port transparency

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 4:17PM

The appointment of a hand-picked commissioner to the Port of Coupeville last week raised questions about whether the public agency conducts business in an open and transparent manner.

Soccer players hold fundraiser

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 12:00PM

The Littlejohn sisters, Mia and Kalia, of Coupeville and Malia Hansen of Oak Harbor are hoping to play soccer this summer in Spain.

Wolves head into conference play with win | Boys basketball

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Jan 20, 2015 at 12:37PM

Priming for the stretch run of conference games that will determine a playoff berth, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team closed out the non-league portion of its schedule with a 61-55 win at Mount Vernon Christian Saturday, Jan. 17.

Wolves pay price for slow start | Girls basketball

  • Jan 18, 2015 at 9:00PM updated Jan 20, 2015 at 9:12AM

An early long-range attack and hot free-throw shooting from Mount Vernon Christian helped the Hurricanes edge the visiting Coupeville High School girls basketball team 50-46 Saturday, Jan. 17.

Officials discuss ferry service

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Jan 16, 2015 at 3:33PM

Despite navigating through numerous problems, Washington State Ferries still manages to be reliable 99.5 percent of the time, according to state Ferries Assistant Secretary Lynne Griffith.

The early bulb thinks it’s warm and that’s OK | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 8:00PM

When I checked a map of the weather monitoring stations throughout the island via this New Year’s morning, I saw numbers ranging from below freezing to 46 degrees. We’ve been having results like this for quite a while. Remember the recent snow storm that missed Oak Harbor and Coupeville and dumped four inches on the south end?

Lions gear up for annual auction

  • Jan 15, 2015 at 9:00AM

The Coupeville Lions Club is gearing up for its Lions Scholarship Auction and Dinner next month.

Sound Waters set for Feb. 7

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 7:00PM

The 20th annual Sound Waters event will take place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7 at South Whidbey High School. Registration opened Jan. 4.

Leaders need to sensibly address | Letter

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 2:14PM

Editor, Washington state’s legislature convened this week to look at our state’s underfunded education system, our underfunded roads and Gov. Jay Inslee’s curious proposal to address both by making carbon polluters pay.

Freedom comes with a price tag | Opinion

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 2:13PM

The cold-blooded murder of 12 people at French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo is a reminder that freedom sometimes comes with a high price.

Central Whidbey Fire hires new deputy chief

  • Jan 14, 2015 at 2:07PM

A new deputy chief for Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue was sworn in last week. Deputy Chief Charlie Smith was selected after a nationwide recruitment and rigorous assessment process.

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