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Two more chances for hunter safety classes in Coupeville

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:49AM

The Central Whidbey Sportsman's Association is offering two more chances to attend classes in its series of shooter training and safety education classes.

Grief groups welcome participants

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:48AM

Any adult coping with the death of a loved one within the last two years is welcome to participate in ongoing grief support groups on Whidbey Island.

Meeting addresses challenges of gluten intolerance

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:47AM

The Gluten Intolerance Group on Whidbey invites anyone interested to attend a presentation on the challenges of gluten intolerance at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Trinity Lutheran Church annex, 18341 Highway 525, Freeland.

Back Country Horsemen Raffle Ride and Chili Cook-Off

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:46AM

The Island County Chapter of the Back Country Horsemen will host its annual Russell Maugans Memorial Raffle Ride and Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, Sept. 8 at Edgewood Farm, located at 2936 Keller Road in Langley. All riders and walkers are invited to participate in the 2- to 3-hour trail ride through beautiful Putney Woods and the chili cook-off, raffle and silent auction afterwards.

Coupeville Methodist sets fall schedule

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:28AM

The Coupeville United Methodist Church announces its fall schedule, which will start on Sunday, Sept. 9.

Coupeville Lions serve salmon, Northwest style

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:27AM

The Coupeville Lions will serve up tradition starting at noon on Sunday, Sept. 9 in Coupeville Town Park at the corner of N.W. Coveland and N.W. Colburn streets.

Coupeville Farmers Market hosts nonprofit fair on Saturday, Sept. 8

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:20AM

Local residents can learn more about the many nonprofit organizations at work in Central Whidbey at the Central Whidbey Nonprofit Fair, set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Coupeville Farmers Market.

Coupeville community portrait set for Sept. 8

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:18AM

Coupeville residents are encouraged to join in the 2012 Coupeville Community Portrait, which will be taken at 12:30 p.m. at the Coupeville Farmers Market on the Community Green at Eighth and Alexander streets, behind the Coupeville library.

Dare to dazzle with delightful dahlias | SOWIN' 'N' THE TROWEL

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:15AM

If you’re looking for a flower that offers a lot of wiggle room in size, shape and color and that really stands out in mid to late summer, dahlias are a sure bet.

Community calendar

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:12AM

Events and activities coming up on Whidbey Island.

Playground hangout at Coupeville Elementary School

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:04AM

First graders Kayla Cooks, left, Allison Nastali and Ciandra Allen expend some energy on the playground at Coupeville Elementary School on the first day of school Tuesday.

South Whidbey new rival on Coupeville High School tennis team's schedule

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:02AM

The rivalry between South Whidbey and Coupeville just got turned up a notch. For years the Wolves and Friday Harbor were the only 1A schools with tennis programs in District 1, and Coupeville has dominated the series recently. Tradition-rich South Whidbey, with a dip in enrollment, drops from 2A and joins them this year.

Coupeville Wolves show their talent on offense, defense lines

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 10:56AM

Football linemen rarely get the glory, but the petrol that runs the Coupeville High School football engine this fall will be the big boys up front.

It's focus on the future, not lost volleyball talent for Coupeville High School

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 10:58AM

Coupeville High School volleyball coach refuses to let her girls play the "What if" game. Four players -- all likely starters this season-- will don different uniforms this fall. Over the past two years, three have transferred to other schools and a fourth chose to change sports.

New focus on offense and fitness for Coupeville High School soccer team

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 10:59AM

The Coupeville High School soccer team had trouble running up the score last fall, so this season first-year coach Dan d'Almeida is having the Wolves run.

How can Whidbey's transportation system be improved? | LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 10:52AM

This summer, the Washington State Transportation Commission launched the Voice of Washington State (VOWS), an innovative web-based public engagement program, which includes seven regional discussion forums and a survey panel.

Johnson is responsible, responsive | LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 10:53AM

I am writing in support of Helen Price Johnson’s re-election this year. I came to know Helen over the years as a local business owner and active community volunteer. I observed that she demonstrated excellent leadership qualities in whatever role she served in church, school, community, or business. As our Island County commissioner, she has restructured county departments to increase effectiveness and efficiencies with fewer resources and has been a good steward of Island County water resources, parks, and trails.

Remodeling project makes room for lavender shop, kitchen in Coupeville

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 10:50AM

Fans of Lavender Wind Farm just off West Beach Road will soon have a new place to shop for the farm’s selection of lavender-infused goods.

Input sought for Coupeville Community Green projectInput sought for Coupeville Community Green project

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 10:48AM

A master plan has been developed for Coupeville’s Community Green, otherwise known as the grass field behind the library where the farmers market is held.

Coupeville Chamber of Commerce returns to its roots

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 10:47AM

The Central Whidbey Chamber of Commerce is no more. The group has officially changed its name to Coupeville Chamber of Commerce.

Public celebration set for new Admiralty Head lantern house

  • Sep 6, 2012 at 3:00PM updated at 5:21PM

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission and WSU Extension of Island County Lighthouse Program invite the public to a dedication ceremony for the Admiralty Head Lighthouse lantern house.

Island Transit to rethink plans for road realignment

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 8:00AM updated Sep 6, 2012 at 5:20PM

Persistent grumbling from the community about Island Transit’s plans to realign Parker Road with Highway 20 in Central Whidbey appears to have paid off.

Whidbey group proposes a whale of a name for ferry

  • Sep 5, 2012 at 8:00AM updated Sep 6, 2012 at 5:15PM

Efforts to release Penn Cove’s most famous orca from captivity has resorted to name calling.

Fundraisers to help Arnold family

  • Sep 6, 2012 at 4:28PM

Local residents are coming together to help raise money for the family of Garrett Arnold, a local pastor who suffered a serious spinal injury last month that resulted in paralysis of his body below the waist.

Needy Whidbey students short on supplies

  • Sep 6, 2012 at 4:27PM

Remember the fresh-start feeling of shiny, stiff shoes and new supplies on the first day of school?

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