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Community potluck set for Nov. 1

  • Oct 23, 2013 at 11:12AM

The Friends of Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve will host the Sixth Annual Community Potluck, 6-8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1 at the historic Crocket Barn off Fort Casey Road.

Falcons crash homecoming party | Football

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 10:05AM

The thick fog that enveloped Mickey Clark Field like a wet blanket wasn't the culprit who sucked the excitement out of the Coupeville High School homecoming football game, it was the outcome. Rival South Whidbey dampened the party by defeating the Wolves 57-33 Friday, Oct. 18.

Port candidates talk Greenbank Farm contract

  • Oct 20, 2013 at 10:00AM

Several candidates for the Port of Coupeville butted heads over the operations of the Greenbank Farm. The League of Women Voters held a candidate forum Oct. 8 where disagreements come to light about recent decisions concerning the Greenbank Farm Management Group’s oversight of the publicly owned asset.

Coupeville grad channels town in her first novel

  • Oct 20, 2013 at 10:00AM

It’s been three years since Coupeville High School graduate Heather White Driscoll started her journey to become a published author. And now she’s celebrating. Driscoll, a 2001 graduate, released her first novel, “He Calls Me Harp,” in July.

Supporting business is supporting community

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 10:00AM

For Lynda Eccles and Vickie Chambers, running organizations focused on helping Coupeville’s economic future is more than just business. Eccles, who serves as the executive director of the Coupeville Chamber of Commerce, said her job is a fine balance between promoting her “dynamic” membership and promoting tourism.

Letter: Noise discloser part of the OLF problem

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 2:30PM

Editor, There’s lots of blame going around — OLF supporters blaming “whiners” and home owners in the flight path blaming themselves.

High school reunion could be lesson on growth

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 2:30PM

It took about six months to decide whether or not to attend my 10-year high school reunion. Up until last week, I still wasn’t entirely sure I wanted to go. But nonetheless, I find myself packing this week to make the three- hour journey south to visit my alma mater.

Greenbank Farm solar project sees new life

  • Oct 19, 2013 at 2:00PM

A half-complete solar energy project at the Greenbank Farm looks to be moving forward again. Kelly Keilwitz, owner of Whidbey Sun and Wind, approached the commissioners for the Port of Coupeville Wednesday with a plan to eventually finish the project while helping local nonprofits at the same time.

School board looking at renewing two levies

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 2:20PM

The Coupeville School Board is looking to ask voters early next year to re-approve two levies that brings in millions of dollars a year into the district.

Bond would bring needed space

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 2:19PM

In terms of facilities, Whidbey General Hospital is facing stiff competition from its neighbors. Neighboring hospitals in recent years have poured tens of millions of dollars into upgrading its facilities.

Coupeville snares 1st league win | Volleyball

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 10:52AM

Rallying after dropping the first game, the Coupeville High School volleyball team collected its first Cascade Conference victory 3-1 at Sultan Thursday, Oct. 17.

Sultan blanks Wolves | Soccer

  • Oct 18, 2013 at 10:50AM

Sultan slipped ahead of Coupeville in the Cascade Conference soccer standings with a 2-0 win over the visiting Wolves Thursday, Oct. 17.

Wolves drop finale but win district doubles title | Tennis

  • Oct 17, 2013 at 11:19AM

Aaron Curtin and Ben Etzell of Coupeville High School combined to win the 1A Northwest District 1 doubles tennis championship at South Whidbey High School Tuesday, Oct. 15.

Falcons take season series over Wolves | Volleyball

  • Oct 17, 2013 at 11:17AM

The South Whidbey High School volleyball team finished a series sweep of Coupeville by defeating the host Wolves 3-0 Tuesday, Oct. 15.

Hat trick sinks Wolves | Soccer

  • Oct 17, 2013 at 11:11AM

After a scoreless first half, South Whidbey's Maia Sparkman sliced through the Coupeville High School soccer team's defense for three goals to carry the Falcons to a 3-0 win at Mickey Clark Field Tuesday, Oct. 15.

Coupeville thumps Concrete | Soccer

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:53AM

Sparkling performances on both sides of the ball spurred the Coupeville High School soccer team to a 7-0 non-conference win over Concrete Saturday, Oct. 12, at Mickey Clark Field.

Win over Granite Falls sets up critical game with Falcons | Football

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:12AM

The annual rivalry football game between Coupeville and South Whidbey over "The Bucket" is an electric event any year, but this fall's clash is carrying even higher voltage.

District play begins for Wolves | Tennis

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:29AM

The Coupeville High School tennis teams heads into district play this week after dropping a 6-1 match to Archbishop Murphy Friday, Oct. 11, in Everett.

Ballots head to voters next week

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 3:56PM

The Island County Auditor’s Office next week will mail out more than 50,000 ballots next week for the Nov. 5 general election. Island County Deputy Auditor Michele Reagan said ballots should be mailed on Oct. 16, but the statute allows for the ballots to be mailed out by Oct. 18.

Group hosting forum prompt confliction

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 10:00AM

Editor, So what is a contractor for the port doing holding a political forum for candidates hoping to get elected to the port? The private Greenbank Farm Management Group’s foray into campaign politics raises questions of appropriateness and conflicts of interest.

Greenbank Farm hosts Port forum

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 9:00AM

Central Whidbey residents will be able to learn about the candidates running for the Port of Coupeville.

Auction celebrates Shifty Sailors

  • Oct 15, 2013 at 10:00AM

Vern Olson, one of the founders of the Shifty Sailors, will be the guest of honor during the Island County Historical Museum’s Awesome Auction, which is scheduled for 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Oak Harbor Elks Club.

Student athletes learn the ropes on CPR safety

  • Oct 14, 2013 at 10:00AM

Dozens of student athletes last week got a lesson in how to provide life-saving treatment in the event someone collapses. Firefighters and EMTs from Central Whidbey Fire and Rescue, South Whidbey Fire/EMS and Whidbey General EMS showed athletes competing for Coupeville Middle and High School the basics of performing CPR and how to use the automatic external defibrillators that are available on school district property.

Red Cross hosts ‘Safe in the Sound’ program in Coupeville

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 3:43PM

Residents of Coupeville are invited to a demonstration and talk on Tuesday, Oct. 15 to learn more about preparing for emergencies of all kinds – storms, fires and major disruptions such as an earthquake or tsunami.

Chamber hosts discussion on hospital bond

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 8:00AM

Nearly 20 Coupeville business leaders got a look Tuesday morning of a proposal to expand and update Whidbey General Hospital.

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