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October promises to be a month of fun and giving back | Opinion

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 7:00PM

It was exciting to see the directional scarecrows going up around town this week indicating the start of the Haunting of Coupeville.

Don’t let GOP continue to gop-up government | Letter

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 5:00PM

Editor, As we approach another election, it is incumbent on us in the electorate to be sure we don’t allow the GOP to continue to gop-up the government.

Woman hit s jail building | Blotter

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:04PM

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

Treasurer candidates differ on management styles | Elections

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 4:00PM

Attendance and accuracy seem to be the top two issues for former coworkers and Island County treasurer candidates Wanda Grone and Ana Maria Nuñez.

Ebey is on the move | Where's Ebey?

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:01PM

When you find Ebey the Scarecrow at each location, snap a picture with him and post it on either the Examiner or Coupeville Chamber Facebook pages, or email to or

Wolves stun Port Townsend | Football

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 10:30AM

Its offense dominated early, and its defense took over late. The result was a 29-21 win for the Coupeville High School football team over Port Townsend Friday, Sept. 26, at Mickey Clark Field.

County burn ban ending Sept. 30

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 9:20AM

Due to the increase in fuel moisture levels, the Island County Sheriff’s Office will lift the ban on outdoor burning at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Coupeville can't hold early lead | Volleyball

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 8:47AM

After winning the first set, the Coupeville High School volleyball couldn't keep the momentum and lost 3-1 to visiting Mount Vernon Christian Thursday, Sept. 25.

Coupeville loses 2 | Tennis

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:16AM

Despite showing improvement, the Coupeville High School tennis team lost twice this week in nonleague matches, falling 6-1 to visiting Archbishop Murphy Wednesday, Sept. 24, and 4-1 at South Whidbey Thursday, Sept. 25.

High school volleyball players to host clinic

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Sep 27, 2014 at 8:15AM

The Coupeville High School volleyball team will host two free volleyball clinics for students kindergarten through sixth grade next month at the high school and middle school gyms.

Coupeville ferry resumes regular service after temporary repairs to terminal | Update

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 2:38PM

The Coupeville ferry was closed for several hours Thursday after crews discovered issues with the equipment used to load vehicles.

Broken terminal shuts down Coupeville ferry Thursday

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 4:03PM

The Coupeville ferry was temporarily out of service today after crews found broken terminal equipment.

Every little bit counts; help team get to $5K | Opinion

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 4:03PM

Each year the community gathers for a day of fun and fundraising for the Gifts from the Heart food bank.

Town gifted waterfront properties

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 8:00PM

The Town of Coupeville’s portfolio is about to get a little bigger. Last week, town council approved the acceptance of two waterfront parcels of land on Northeast Front Street.

Where’s Ebey contest kicks off next week

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 4:02PM

Ebey the Scarecrow will be popping up all over town throughout the month of October for a new promotion sponsored by the Coupeville Chamber of Commerce and the Whidbey Examiner.

Farmers pleased with high Farm Tour attendance

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 6:00PM

Fourth-generation Coupeville farmer Georgie Smith has participated in most of the Whidbey Island Farm Tours.

Steady as it goes, mayor tells town

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 3:28PM

Sales tax revenue in the Town of Coupeville continues to stay steady, reflecting a pretty healthy local economy, Mayor Nancy Conard said.

Donor boosts food bank fundraiser

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 3:27PM

Fundraising for one Harvest Fest Relay Race team is getting a dramatic boost. An anonymous donor offered to match donations up to $10,000 total for the Coupeville High School Drama Troupe.

Getting ready for the Haunting of Coupeville

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 3:26PM

Lyla Snover works on directional scarecrow signs that will be used throughout town next month for the Haunting of Coupeville.

Wolves place 8th in tournament | Volleyball

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 11:28AM

The Coupeville High School volleyball team finished eighth out of 16 teams at the South Whidbey Invitational Tournament Saturday, Sept. 20.

Martha Rose is out as Island Transit chief

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Sep 22, 2014 at 11:19AM

The embattled executive director of Island Transit quit Friday after a tense meeting with the board of directors and an hour-long executive session. It was unclear whether the board asked Martha Rose to turn in her keys during the closed-door session, or even whether she retired or resigned. The board members voted unanimously — with Island County Commissioner Helen Price Johnson participating via speakerphone — to accept Rose’s letter of resignation. Afterward, Rose said she was retiring, not resigning.

Coupeville runs to big win in league opener | Football

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 9:29AM

The Coupeville High School football team found what it was looking for. Chimacum, not so much.

Wolves cruise to win over Orcas Island | Soccer

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:24PM

Getting all of its goals in the first half, the Coupeville High School soccer team dominated from the outset to defeat host Orcas Island 4-0 Thursday, Sept. 18.

Wolves fall in Olympic League debut | Tennis

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:24PM

The Coupeville High School tennis team won the top two singles matches, but Klahowya swept the doubles competition on the way to a 5-2 win in Silverdale Thursday, Sept. 18.

Errors lead to Coupeville loss | Volleyball

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 8:33AM

Orcas Island took advantage of Coupeville High School's unsteady play to defeat the visiting Wolves 3-1 in volleyball Thursday, Sept. 18.

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