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Burn ban in effect next week

  • Jul 6, 2013 at 9:00AM

Dry conditions and warm weather is prompting the Island County Fire Marshal to declare a burn ban that will start next week.

Socializing with strawberries

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 3:23PM

It was a sweet Saturday at Coupeville United Methodist Church.

Ledgewood gets additional state funds for drilling

  • Jul 7, 2013 at 9:00AM

Ledgewood residents’ plea to the governor and state lawmakers paid off this month with an appropriation of $200,000.

Islanders battle tough teams at Classic | Soccer

  • Jul 5, 2013 at 10:06AM

The Whidbey Islanders GU18 soccer team battled through a tough draw in the Rainier Valley Slammers Classic Tournament June 28-30 at the Starfire Complex in Tukwila.

Central Whidbey rallies again for win | Little League

  • Jul 3, 2013 at 11:16AM

For the second game in a row, the Central Whidbey 11/12 Little League baseball team came from behind to secure a win in the District 11 playoffs in Sedro-Woolley, this time roaring back from eight runs down to defeat South Whidbey 10-9 in extra innings Tuesday, July 2.

11/12 baseball team gets district win | Little League

  • Jul 2, 2013 at 11:16AM

The Central Whidbey 11/12 baseball team came from behind to defeat South Skagit 10-4 Monday, July 2, in the District 11 Tournament in Sedro-Woolley.

Central Whidbey drops opening games | Little League

  • Jul 1, 2013 at 11:01AM

Central Whidbey Little League teams opened District 11 all-star play this week with three losses.

Lost dog, leaky hot tub spark calls

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:44PM

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

Outdoor dining proposal sparks discussion with business owners

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

A proposal by a downtown business to encroach on public parking for outdoor dining has other area businesses talking.

County connectors receive state funding

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

The bus service connecting three counties in the area has been gaining popularity in recent years and will continue.

Flea market starts at Greenbank Farm

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 9:00AM

Shoppers will enjoy perusing a selection of handmade crafts and vintage items when they shop Sundays at Greenbank Farm.

Opinion: Work continues following town OLF meeting

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:39PM

Many thanks to those who attended the community forum last week to share concerns about the Growlers’ carrier landing practice at Outlying Field. I regret there was not room for everyone in the building, and thank those who participated from the parking lot.

Letter: Air station would be better fit in E. Wash

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

Editor, The military’s whole reason for being is to serve and protect us, which they have ably and nobly done.

Letter:

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:37PM

Editor, This letter is in response to the Outlying Field meeting June 19 at the Recreation Hall in Coupeville.

Intern to review WSU possibility

  • Jun 30, 2013 at 9:00AM

Washington State University Extension is starting to examine possibilities to establish a presence at the Greenbank Farm.

Hundreds show for OLF forum

  • Jun 29, 2013 at 3:00PM

More than 200 people turned out for a public meeting concerning Coupeville’s Outlying Field last Wednesday, many who called for the field’s closure.

Learning and growing in Greenbank

  • Jun 28, 2013 at 3:32PM

A small group of students hoping to cultivate a career in agriculture are busy harvesting crops at Greenbank Farm.

Bag shop owner aims for designer education

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 2:58PM

Kimberly Hoctor made three sales before she even opened her Coupeville store last weekend. Women saw handbags in a window display and walked right in, excitedly ignoring the signs informing customers of her opening date.

Fraud, disorderly prompt calls

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 2:56PM

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

Visitors catch a rare glimpse of Camp Casey

  • Jun 23, 2013 at 9:00AM

There’s something mysterious about the Colonel’s House. The three-story, colonial-style home with gothic elements sits at the highest elevation on Camp Casey with an expansive view of Puget Sound.

Port of Coupeville doles out $10,000 for new moorage anchors

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 2:51PM

Leaders for the Port of Coupeville are trying to get the moorage buoys out on Penn Cove in time for the busy part of the boating season.

WGH board still seeking new member

  • Jun 23, 2013 at 9:00AM

Roger Case received a standing ovation June 10 during a Whidbey General Hospital board meeting for his years of service in public office.

Lions ready for annual garage sale

  • Jun 23, 2013 at 9:00AM

Coupeville Lions are gearing up for the club’s largest fundraiser of the year. Starting this week, club members are busy setting up what’s advertised as the “biggest and best” garage sale.

Making History: Barnes places first at national competition

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 2:47PM

An impromptu parade took place early Monday night through local farms to celebrate a Coupeville High School student’s achievement at the National History Day competition.

Freeland man drifts off highway near Coupeville, ends up in hospital

  • Jun 19, 2013 at 3:19PM

A Freeland man was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center and Hospital in Seattle after crashing his car Wednesday morning on Highway 20 on Central Whidbey Island. At approximately 11:20 a.m., Freeland resident Edward Sawyers, 74, was driving a Mercury Villager north on Highway 20 when he veered off the road just south of the intersection near Libbey Road, went partway down an embankment and crashed into some trees. “He just drifted off the road. I’m not sure why,” said Howard Bledsoe, who lives near Libbey Road and witnessed the accident.

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