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Police seize 230 lbs of illegally harvested clams from Coupeville beach

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 5:00PM

State and local officials confiscated more than 230 pounds of illegally harvested clams from South Madrona Beach June 14.

Ex-deputy takes plea bargain

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 4:00PM

Hodges Gowdey agreed to a plea bargain Monday, one day before he was set to go to trial on two felony charges related to a 2007 incident. The former Coupeville deputy marshal pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct, a gross misdemeanor charge, in Island County Superior Court.

Coupeville players help Oak Harbor Babe Ruth team

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 10:00AM

It says “Oak Harbor Baseball” across the front of their jerseys, but make no mistake, some of these ball players are Coupeville Wolves.

Hot dog stand opening daily

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:18PM

Coupe’s Last Stand, the town’s only mobile food vendor, will be open seven days a week starting this week, said owner Vickie Chambers.

Island Artists hold annual art show June 27-29, raffling off original Whidbey piece

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:17PM

Island Artists is holding its annual art show Friday, June 27 through Sunday, June 29 at the Coupeville Recreation Hall.

Methodist strawberry social is June 28

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 8:00PM

The Coupeville United Methodist Church will be holding its annual Strawberry Social 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 28.

Lions garage sale is a lot of hard work | Opinion

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:16PM

Each year, the Coupeville Lions Club gathers items for its annual garage sale. And when you think garage sale, it’s not just a few items people are looking to get rid of.

Thanks for embracing community’s history | Letter

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:16PM

Editor, I recently became a board member of the Friends of Ebey’s and, as the newest member of the board, I would like to clarify The Friends of Ebey’s mission.‘Friends’ is the nonprofit fundraising arm of the Trust Board of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve.

Ferry device tests the waters off Whidbey

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 7:00PM

The state ferries system has attached a device to the hull of the MV Salish on the Port Townsend-Coupeville route to provide data on low-oxygen water and ocean acidification from Admiralty Inlet.

Marshal responds to report that deer bit woman | Blotter

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 5:00PM

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

Port beach access could take a year for repairs

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 7:00PM

It looks like it may be a year before the public beach access at Coupeville Wharf reopens to the public.

Coupeville’s B&Bs embrace shifting trends

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 10:00PM

Just weeks into retirement, Coupeville resident Kevin Griggs is venturing into a new business endeavor — host of a Bed and Breakfast. Griggs is one of two business ventures that recently popped up in Coupeville, commonly known as pocket B&Bs.

Port axes nonprofit exemption

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 8:00PM

Port of Coupeville revised its policy to no longer exclude nonprofits from having to pay a $1 per head passenger fee. And some local nonprofits fear it could have an adverse impact.

Decades of collecting treasures

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 4:05PM

When Ricardo Reyes first got involved with the Coupeville Lions Club three years ago and learned about the organization’s annual garage sale, one of the members took him to where donated items were stored.

Boys and Girls Club receives visit from Olympian

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 7:00AM

A part of the Olympics came to Coupeville this week. The Coupeville Boys and Girls Club presented Olympic Day for local youth Monday, June 16, and the appearance of United States Olympic team member Anna Ringsred highlighted the event.

Thanks to businesses that support Community Foundation | Letter

  • Jun 4, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Jun 12, 2014 at 12:53PM

Editor, The Community Foundation for Coupeville Public Schools would like to send a huge thank you to the businesses who have participated in our Dine Out 4 Kids and Shop 4 Kids fundraising program — Ciao!, The Honey Bear, Aqua Gifts, Christopher’s, Front Street Grill, The Knead and Feed and Kapaw’s Ice Kreme who will share the proceeds of ice cream sales 11:30 a.m. to 5:50 p.m. on Thursday, June 12 – the last day of school!

Messner, Streubel named top athletes for 2013-14

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 12:12PM

Perhaps in the case of Breeanna Messner and Nick Streubel, the name of the award should be changed. The senior pair were selected Coupeville High School's Athletes of the Year for 2013-14, but the impression they left on their coaches goes far beyond their success in sports.

Divers recover mystery anchor off Ledgewood, Vancouver link possible

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jun 12, 2014 at 10:36AM

First they cheered, then they wept. The long-submerged anchor believed connected with Captain George Vancouver and his famed exploration of the Pacific Northwest more than 200 years ago touched down on the deck of a barge off Ledgewood late Monday. It was a moment of joy, but also one of closure, as it marked the end of six years of research, toil and obsession. “I’m pretty overcome right now,” said a teary-eyed Scott Grimm, moments after the anchor was recovered. “It’s been a long time.”

Tokitae welcomed at Clinton dock

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 7:00PM

To many people on Whidbey Island, Washington state’s newest ferry is more than just a ship.

Resurrection ecology revives ancient organism | Rock Doc

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 4:00PM

The Michael Crichton book “Jurassic Park” and the movie based on the best-seller presented what might happen if scientists were able to clone extinct dinosaurs, bringing them back to life. While nothing like that is possible at this time — a good thing when you recall the mayhem the dinos caused in the world Crichton conjured up — sometimes scientists surprise themselves in breathing new life into old organisms.

Rhodies are good fit for island gardens | Sowin' the Trowel

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 2:00PM

For me, nothing is more emblematic of a Northwest garden than the rhododendron. Well, except for maybe stinging nettles and Himalayan blackberries. But for now, let’s put those two out of our minds and think only happy thoughts, shall we?

It’s still OK to make mistakes as you grow | Opinion

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 7:00PM

As Coupeville High School’s Class of 2014 make their way into the world, there are a few things graduating seniors should keep in mind.

Proud of employee Relay participation | Letter

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 6:00PM

Editor, I am one of the co-captains of the Whidbey General Hospital Answer For Cancer Relay for Life Team.

Judge suppresses deputy’s statements made in ruse

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 5:00PM

There’s nothing unusual about the police using a ruse against a criminal suspect. Such trickery can be “legal and appropriate,” said Island County Superior Court Judge Alan Hancock.

Man reports missionaries enter home, say ‘God bless’ | Blotter

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 3:00PM

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

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