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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.”

Caller reports poodle found on Front Street

  • Apr 20, 2013 at 10:00AM

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

Port regrets remarks about volunteer's access

  • Apr 20, 2013 at 10:00AM

Commissioners for the Port of Coupeville are rolling back statements they made several months ago concerning a Greenbank resident’s perusal of district records in the port office while the office was unattended and the door was locked.

Garden seeks person who cleaned beloved statue

  • Apr 19, 2013 at 3:13PM

Members of the Coupeville Garden Club are putting on their sleuthing hats to solve a mystery surrounding a popular statue. Club members want to know the name of the good Samaritan who recently cleaned a bronze statue standing in Cook’s Corner Park near downtown Coupeville.

Marshal IDs shoplifting suspect using free website

  • Apr 19, 2013 at 3:12PM

Coupeville Town Marshal Lance Davenport said he was able to track down a shoplifter with the help of the public and Internet. By utilizing a free web service called, Davenport was able to post surveillance images of a man suspected of stealing hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise from a Front Street business.

Reduced fee tire collection offered

  • Apr 19, 2013 at 12:23PM

Residents will have an opportunity to get rid of old tires Saturday. Volunteers from WSU Waste Wise and WSU Beach Watchers will help people recycle tires this weekend. The reduced cost tire recycling event takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Coupeville transfer station located on Highway 20. Tires can be dropped off behind the recycling center and signs are posted to guide the way.

Wolves fight Falcons, weather | Track

  • Apr 19, 2013 at 10:44AM

If the weather is nasty, it must be the day of a Coupeville High School home track meet. Amidst the rain and wind, which seems to haunt the Coupeville home meet each spring, South Whidbey defeated the Wolves in both the boys (67-57) and girls (81-54) meets.

Hammer's single breaks up no hitter | Softball

  • Apr 19, 2013 at 10:38AM

Hailey Hammer's single with one out in the seventh inning spoiled a no hitter by Sultan's Shelby Jeffries as the Coupeville softball team fell 10-0 to the visiting Turks Thursday, April 18.

Small Freeland shop wins $500K fire boat bid

  • Apr 17, 2013 at 7:00AM updated Apr 19, 2013 at 9:05AM

A new South Whidbey company with ties to Nichols Brothers Boat Builders landed its first contract Monday: the job of building a fire boat for South Whidbey Fire/EMS.

Small-business jobs to get boost from bill headed to governor

  • Apr 18, 2013 at 11:24AM

Small businesses will get help equipping employees with the skills they need to do their jobs better under a bill by Rep. Drew Hansen — the companion of a bill introduced in the Senate by Sen. Barbara Bailey — that is on its way to the governor for signing into law.

Winner! Wolves whip Wolverines | Soccer

  • Apr 18, 2013 at 11:17AM

Paced by Jeremy Copenhaver's hat trick, the Coupeville High School soccer team more than doubled its goal total for the year and earned its first win by drubbing Friday Harbor 5-1 at Mickey Clark Field Wednesday, April 17.

New look works as Wolves win | Tennis

  • Apr 18, 2013 at 9:51AM

Behind a revised lineup, the Coupeville High School tennis team toppled visiting Friday Harbor 3-2 Wednesday, April 17.

Wolves pick up play | Baseball

  • Apr 18, 2013 at 9:32AM

After a lackluster performance at Granite Falls Monday, April 15, the Coupeville High School baseball team put in a pair of spirited efforts at home Tuesday and Wednesday.

Holmes Harbor golf course sale takes a mulligan

  • Apr 14, 2013 at 7:00AM updated Apr 18, 2013 at 9:29AM

Opening the Holmes Harbor Golf Course will wait a while longer.

Dog euthanized after mauling Clinton young woman

  • Apr 11, 2013 at 6:00AM updated Apr 18, 2013 at 9:28AM

The owner of the dog that chewed up a young Clinton woman had him euthanized by a veterinarian Thursday.

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