Story Archives

Archive Results — 1501 thru 1525 of about 2225 items

Bayview Farmers market opens Saturday

  • Apr 26, 2013 at 4:00PM

The South Whidbey farmers market season gets underway Saturday when the Bayview Farmers Market opens for the 2013 season at Bayview Corner. The opening bell — to be sounded at 10 a.m. — will signal the start of another busy year for the largest outdoor market on South Whidbey.

Religions collaborate for National Day of Prayer

  • Apr 28, 2013 at 9:00AM

Dozens of prayer-minded folks will be gathering in front of the Island County Courthouse next week to participate in an event that has become a yearly tradition on Whidbey Island.

Ebey's Forever Fund helping home owners

  • Apr 26, 2013 at 9:00AM

In just three years, the Ebey’s Forever Fund granted $200,000 to help preserve history on Central Whidbey. Having just released the names of the 2013 grant recipients, new projects are already underway. Ebey’s Forever Fund was able to issue double the funds than in previous years.

Incoming Coupeville school’s chief starts in June

  • Apr 26, 2013 at 9:00AM

With about six weeks remaining before he officially takes over as superintendent of the Coupeville School District, Jim Shanks is getting an early start.

Lamb, seniors drive Wolves by Granite Falls | Soccer

  • Apr 25, 2013 at 12:27PM

It's not how you start but how you finish. The Coupeville High School Soccer team is following that adage this season and followed it in its 4-1 win over visiting Granite Falls Wednesday, April 24, on Senior Night.

Wolves drop 3 in 2 days | Softball

  • Apr 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

That's two days the Coupeville High School softball team would like to forget. Tuesday, April 23, second-place Lakewood blanked the host Wolves 11-0 in five innings, then Wednesday first-place Cedarcrest took two from visiting Coupeville 12-4 and 9-2.

Wolves stop Sultan | Baseball

  • Apr 25, 2013 at 10:11AM

The Coupeville High School baseball quickly got back onto a winning track with a 5-2 win at Sultan Wednesday, April 24.

Wolves double-up on Lakewood | Tennis

  • Apr 24, 2013 at 5:12PM

Two come-from-behind wins in doubles locked up a 4-1 win for the Coupeville High School tennis team over visiting Lakewood Tuesday, April 23.

Wolves lose ugly | Baseball

  • Apr 24, 2013 at 5:09PM

“Ugh” was the first word coach Willie Smith used to describe his Coupeville High School baseball team’s 14-3 loss at Granite Falls Tuesday, April 23.

Coupeville takes down Turks, moves up standings | Baseball

  • Apr 23, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 11:13AM

A 4-1 win over visiting Sultan Monday, April 22, by the Coupeville High School baseball team pushed the Wolves to within a half game of third place in the Cascade Conference standings.

Wildcats end Wolves streak | Soccer

  • Apr 23, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 11:13AM

The Coupeville High School soccer team's two-match winning streak came to a screeching halt in a 7-0 loss at Archbishop Murphy Monday, April 22.

Wolves pile up wins at La Conner Invitational | Track

  • Apr 22, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 2:03PM

The Coupeville High School girls track team dominated the relays and short races and the boys dominated the weight events at the seven-team La Conner Invitational Friday, April 19.

Wolves win again | Soccer

  • Apr 22, 2013 at 11:07AM

After a rugged start this spring, the Coupeville High School soccer team won its second straight match, eking by visiting Sultan 1-0 Friday, April 19.

Christophers helps school foundation

  • Apr 23, 2013 at 3:00PM

A fundraiser takes place at the end of April to benefit students in the Coupeville School District. Dine at Christopher’s on Whidbey Tuesday, April 30 and 10 percent of the day’s proceeds will be donated to the Community Foundation for Coupeville Public Schools.

Leak prompts repairs, closes Greenbank Farm

  • Apr 22, 2013 at 3:00PM

A leak prompted Greenbank Farm officials to turn off a water main Monday that supplied local businesses, basically forcing most to shut down for the day.

Honesty takes a hit on Central Whidbey farm

  • Apr 22, 2013 at 9:00AM

A rash of thefts is forcing a farm to close its stand that relied on the integrity of its customers. Bell’s Farm, located on West Beach Road northwest of Coupeville, closed its honesty stand the evening of April 9 because of the continual theft of produce in recent weeks.

Letter: Commissioners right to rescind accusation

  • Apr 24, 2013 at 3:00PM

Editor, Port of Coupeville Commissioners Marshall Bronson and Benye Weber finally signed letter of apology and retraction after they publicly accused me, behind my back, of an illegal and unethical review of public records.

Letter: There was no ‘backroom scheming’

  • Apr 23, 2013 at 9:00AM

Editor, I was very surprised to read the accusation of “backroom scheming” in your piece in Thursday 11 edition. I am aware that Laura Blankenship was once in charge at Greenbank Farm and that she was removed by the management group.

Letter: Thankful for Ebey Forever Fund support

  • Apr 22, 2013 at 9:00AM

Editor, On behalf of the Ebey’s Forever Fund, I want to thank our community for your ongoing commitment to preserving the rural working landscape and community of Ebey’s Reserve.

Letter: Fundraiser a success due to community

  • Apr 21, 2013 at 10:00AM

Editor, On behalf of the Community Foundation for Coupeville Public Schools, I would like to thank the Front Street Grill and their wonderful staff for a very rewarding day.

Letter: Excited for Class of 2013’s future

  • Apr 20, 2013 at 10:00AM

Editor, I would just like to give a shout out to the all seniors at Coupeville high school. You all are so awesome and I’m going to miss each and every one of you when our time comes to go our separate ways.

Thankful for help of Coupeville seniors

  • Apr 19, 2013 at 3:19PM

Editor, I’m writing to make an attempt at thanking a group of Coupeville High School seniors who helped me and my two children on Saturday, March 30. I didn’t get their names, but in the course of conversation, I learned that they had helped out at a mountain bike race at Fort Ebey, one was a participant in Science Olympiad, they were dropping a friend off on an early Saturday evening.

Editorial: Sometimes kids offer great perspective

  • Apr 21, 2013 at 9:00AM

Sometimes it amazes me the things kids come up with. In fact, I believe there used to be a television show devoted to the funny things they say. I don’t have any children of my own, but I’ve been blessed to have some pretty amazing little ones in my life.

May Keystone ferry cancellations announced

  • Apr 22, 2013 at 9:00AM

Several sailing on the Port Townsend / Coupeville ferry route are cancelled due to low tidal conditions :

Senior Spotlight: Love of theater, history a winning combo

  • Apr 21, 2013 at 9:00AM

Coupeville High School senior Katelyn Wynn, 18, loves history and performing. On Saturday, March 9, she took first place at the Regional History Day competition at Western Washington University with her dramatic presentation “Service Alternatives and Deinstitutionalization.”

Read the Apr 16
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates