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Yarn shop focuses on sustainable practices

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 5:00PM

Dena Royal said she has eight to 10 people a week come into her store asking to copy documents.

School levy heads to April ballot

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville School Board is slated to pass a resolution this week to put a $5-million capital facilities levy on the ballot in the spring.

Hearts & Hammers needs projects

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 4:00PM

Lenita Graves doesn’t know what she would do without Central Whidbey Hearts & Hammers.

Home for the holidays: Friends round up stray chickens

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00PM

Shari Bibich was driving along State Highway 20 on her way to Oak Harbor last week when she noticed a brood of chickens on the side of the road and hoped they wouldn’t cross the street.

Wolves get back on track with win over Orcas | Girls basketball

  • Dec 21, 2014 at 2:24PM

After scoring a season low 19 points in its previous game, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team erupted for a season high in a 59-49 win at Orcas Island Friday, Dec. 19.

Town sells easement on land near Navy’s OLF

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Dec 19, 2014 at 12:25PM

Last week the Town of Coupeville sold development rights to the Navy on 54 acres of property it owns near Outlying Field.

Poor shooting stops Coupeville | Girls basketball

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Dec 19, 2014 at 8:54AM

The Coupeville High School girls basketball team held Friday Harbor to 24 points -- and lost. In a score more fitting for football, the Wolves fell 24-19 to the visiting Wolverines Wednesday, Dec. 17.

Lions poster contest tackles world peace

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 10:00PM

Uriah Kastner, a seventh grade student at Coupeville Middle School, has taken the first step to becoming an internationally recognized artist by winning a local competition sponsored by the Coupeville Lions Club.

Appreciate the library’s support for Old Dog Haven and book | Letter

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 3:19PM

Editor, Thank you to the Coupeville Library for hosting my book signing event.

Shopping local causes positive ripple effect | Opinion

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 10:00PM

As the countdown to Christmas continues, remember there are many great stores in Central Whidbey to find that perfect holiday gift.

Dead seagull raises questions

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 9:00PM

There are more questions than answers as to why and how a dead seagull was found tied to the top of a piling at the Coupeville Wharf.

County schedules budget amendment hearing

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 3:07PM

The county will include additional funding for the sheriff’s deputies’ union contract in the 2015 budget’s first amendment.

Deputy responds to complaint about man with laser pointer | Blotter

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 6:00PM

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

Port gets $180,000 to replace aging fuel lines

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 8:00PM

Port of Coupeville is set to receive $180,000 in rural economic development funds to replace its aging fuel lines, a project port officials say is vital.

Coupeville bids farewell to Treva Carter

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 5:00PM

Coupeville lost one of its greatest champions in recent weeks with the death of artist and organizer Treva Carter. She died Nov. 29 at age 96.

Loose flock ruffles feathers

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 2:49PM

Why do the chickens cross the road? Lauren Mueller only wishes she knew the answer.

Wolves take 2 | Girls basketball

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 11:57AM

One win was significant and the other thrilling as the Coupeville High School girls basketball team swept a pair of games over the weekend.

Eagles slip by Coupeville in league opener | Boys basketball

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 11:54AM

Klahowya welcomed the Coupeville High School boys basketball team to the Olympic League by edging the Wolves 57-55 in Coupeville Friday, Dec. 12.

Coupeville Ferry back in service after steering problems |Updated

  • Dec 11, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Dec 12, 2014 at 12:09PM

Repairs to the steering system were successfully completed and the Salish will return to service with the 3:30 p.m. departure from Port Townsend.

Wind storm expected to hit South Whidbey

  • Dec 11, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 3:36PM

Already saturated with days of rain and high tides, South Whidbey is expected to get hit with a wind storm this afternoon. The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning Thursday morning for the southwest and southeast interiors, and the Puget Sound region. Whidbey Island, Everett, Port Townsend, Bellingham and the Seattle area are forecast to get sustained winds of 30 to 40 mph with gusts of up to 65 mph, according to the warning.

Coupeville Ferry out of service due to steering problems

  • Dec 11, 2014 at 11:24AM

The Coupevile/Port Townsend Ferry route is currently out of service due to issues with the steering/rudder system on the Salish.

Emergency declared after flooding hits South Whidbey

  • Dec 10, 2014 at 4:52PM

Island County Commissioners declared a state of emergency Wednesday afternoon after four homes on South Whidbey were threatened with flooding. Commissioner Helen Price Johnson said the homes were in the Mutiny Bay community. She said outbuildings were flooded and the waters threatened to undermine the foundations of the homes.

Watch Your Six, Island Transit | Letter

  • Dec 10, 2014 at 2:01PM

Editor, I just read your editorial characterizing Mayor Scott Dudley’s sortie to get new leadership for Island Transit as “inappropriate.” No, it’s inappropriate for Bob Clay to fail to right Island Transit and cast blame on State Auditor’s Office employees for his failures.

Vinca can cause major problems | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Dec 10, 2014 at 4:00PM

As a gardener, I’ll admit to harboring ill will toward some of the plants that crop up in the flower beds I’m tending. There is only so much shot weed you can pull without also wanting to pull out your own hair.

Museum to unveil canoe exhibit

  • Dec 10, 2014 at 7:00PM

As soon as the Island County Historical Society Museum was built in 1991, the basement started filling up with history.

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