Story Archives

Archive Results — 1001 thru 1025 of about 1875 items

Opinion: Valid concerns raised in Bowen project inquiry

  • Nov 1, 2013 at 3:37PM

Last week we published a story in which incoming Port of Coupeville Executive Director Tim McDonald questioned candidate Richard Bowen’s ability to serve as a port commissioner.

Bowen says failed project aids in ability to help port

  • Nov 1, 2013 at 3:31PM

References to a failed sustainable development made by a Port of Coupeville candidate are raising concerns from the port’s incoming executive director. Those concerns arose after Tim McDonald, who will start as port director Dec. 1, wanted to find out more about candidate Dick Bowen’s experience.

Letter: Courtesy call would have ended confusion

  • Nov 1, 2013 at 3:40PM

Editor, I never had a chance to respond to Nathan Whalen before he published the article, “Questions raised about candidate for port position” that appeared in the Oct. 24 edition of The Whidbey Examiner because I was on a remote island in Canada spending time with my wife.

Former hospital doctor suggests new direction

  • Nov 2, 2013 at 10:00AM

With Whidbey General Hospital asking voters to approve a bond to pay for an expansion, one critic is arguing for hospital leaders to try something different. Mark Borden, one-time hospital emergency room physician turned staunch Whidbey General critic, thinks it would be a godsend if the hospital would partner with a larger company, such as Providence Health and Services.

Coupeville equestrienne wins big

  • Nov 3, 2013 at 10:00AM

Ally Roberts, a 14-year-old freshman attending Coupeville High School, earned several awards at the Washington State Fair, which was held last month in Puyallup.

Hospital to sell two properties

  • Nov 3, 2013 at 10:00AM

Two Whidbey General Hospital properties that aren’t being used will soon be sold off. Hospital commissioners recently declared two resident properties surplus, one on Echo Loop in Oak Harbor and the other on Highway 525 in Freeland. The hospital has to go through a public process to sell each property.

New port director may cost more

  • Nov 3, 2013 at 3:00PM

With a new executive director taking the helm of the Port of Coupeville in December comes a new employee arrangement, prompting officials to try and find a bit more money in the budget.

Sultan runs down Wolves | Football

  • Nov 4, 2013 at 8:57AM

The Coupeville High School football team scored 21 points against one of the Cascade Conference's top defenses Friday, Nov. 1, unfortunately, it couldn't stop one of the league's best running backs as Sultan rolled by the Wolves 54-21 at Mickey Clark Field.

After tie, Wolves look forward to playoffs | Soccer

  • May 5, 2014 at 9:24AM

The Coupeville High School soccer team settled for a 2-2 tie at Granite Falls Friday, May 2.

Stone lowers school record in 400 | Track

  • May 5, 2014 at 11:09AM

Sophomore Makana Stone lowered her Coupeville High School record in the 400 meters at the 19-team Bellevue Christian School Invitational track meet at Juanita High School in Kirkland Saturday, May 3.

Wolves finish by winning 4 of 5; playoffs next | Baseball

  • May 5, 2014 at 10:34AM

The weary Coupeville High School baseball team ended a busy week and the regular season with a 12-4 loss at Lakewood Saturday, May 3.

Knights edge Wolves in final regular season match | Soccer

  • May 6, 2014 at 8:13AM

King's got the win it needed, but Coupeville made sure it wasn't easy. The Knights nipped the Wolves 2-1 at Mickey Clark Field Monday, May 5, in the regular season finale.

Fields wins medalist honors again | Girls golf

  • May 6, 2014 at 9:00AM

Coupeville golfer Christine Fields easily won medalist honors at the Blue Boy Golf Course in Monroe Monday, May 5.

Strasburg's home run not enough; Wolves lose 3-2 | Softball

  • May 6, 2014 at 9:12AM

A three-run home run by Sultan's Rachel Kirkpatrick trumped Madeline Strasburg's solo shot as the Turks eked out a 3-2 win in Coupeville Monday, May 6.

Tournament time for Wolves

  • May 6, 2014 at 7:00AM updated at 11:44AM

May Madness. It doesn't capture the nation's attention like March Madness, but it is tournament time for the Coupeville High School athletic teams.

Coupeville opens postseason with win | Baseball

  • May 7, 2014 at 8:54AM

Taking the first step toward qualifying for the state tournament, the Coupeville High School baseball team ripped host Meridian 6-1 in the opening round of district play Tuesday, May 6.

Foaling around: Horse breeder welcomes new crop of horses

  • May 7, 2014 at 1:48PM

The arrival of a new foal is one of nature’s signs that spring is here. As a horse breeder, Louise Reuble has grown accustomed to this ritual and understands a new baby often attracts more visitors.

Police respond to disorderly complaints

  • May 7, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville Marshal’s Office responded to the following calls: Monday, April 28

Thanks for support of Day of Prayer | Letter

  • May 7, 2014 at 2:01PM

Editor, We want to thank all in the communities of Langley, Coupeville and Oak Harbor who participated in the 63rd Annual National Day of Prayer observances held on May 1.

Rockin' a Hard Place: Reveling in the pleasures of a rockin’ Autumn

  • Nov 8, 2013 at 3:32PM

‘Tis autumn on the Rock, and although it’s my favorite season I also consider it a bittersweet time of year.

Opinion: Craftiness fails during annual Snowflake party

  • Nov 8, 2013 at 3:29PM

Some people really love Christmas, I mean REALLY love Christmas. A friend of mine starts listening to Christmas music around Halloween, looks to start Christmas decorating in the beginning of November and usually has all of her trees up before Thanksgiving.

Letter: Return stolen sign, no questions ask

  • Nov 8, 2013 at 3:30PM

Editor, A Friendly Invitation: In the spirit of diversity and sustainability of debate, I invite whoever stole the “JETS = JOBS” sign from my front yard at 229 Fort Casey Road in Coupeville to bring it back.

Boys and Girls Club: fundraising for a new home

  • Nov 8, 2013 at 3:07PM

In the past six years, the number of youth using programs at the Coupeville Boys and Girls Club has skyrocketed. So much so that leaders of the nonprofit are raising money to pay for a new building. Thanks to a donation from the Stuurmans Family, the organization has the land to construct an 8,000-square-foot building at the end of Birch Street in Coupeville.

Coupeville grad returns to share book with readers

  • May 7, 2014 at 3:00PM

Coupeville High School graduate and author Heather White Driscoll will be meeting with fans 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 12 at Coupeville Library. Driscoll, a 2001 graduate, released her first novel, “He Calls Me Harp,” in July 2013.

COER group to hold ‘vigil’ Friday at OLF entrance

  • May 7, 2014 at 4:00PM

The group aiming to shut down Outlying Field in Coupeville to Growler landing practices is holding a “vigil” Friday at the entrance of the field.

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 30 edition online now. Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates