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Port of Coupeville approves McDonald’s employment arrangement

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 10:00AM

The next month or so will be a time of transition for the Port of Coupeville. A new executive director will take the helm of the district in December and a new commissioner will start his term in January. The commissioners for the Port of Coupeville this month approved an employment arrangement for Tim McDonald, who will start his tenure as executive director Dec. 1.

Two Coupeville school levies head to voters in February

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 10:00AM

Central Whidbey voters will be asked to decide early next year whether to continue local funding for Coupeville schools. The Coupeville School Board last week approved sending two levies that will bring in millions of dollars to the district. Voters will consider the two replacement levies during a special election scheduled for Feb. 12, 2014.

Coupeville mayor plans to propose one-way road

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 10:00AM

In an attempt to deal with bluff erosion, Town of Coupeville officials are looking at possibly turning part of Front Street into a one-way road as a way to deal with bluff erosion issues. Mayor Nancy Conard said she is waiting for additional reports from surveyors before bringing a recommendation to council. She said she anticipates that happening early next year.

Stone reaches tri-district finals in 2 events | Track

  • May 23, 2014 at 8:37AM

Makana Stone placed among the top eight in two events at the tri-district track meet preliminaries at King's Thursday, May 22, and earned spots in the finals.

Ebey Bowl back in action with new partnership

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 10:00AM

After taking a break, Ebey Bowl is back in action. The bowling alley was closed for about a month, and re-opened mid-October. On Sept. 22, Traci Wisdom received a phone call from Matt Iverson and Mimi Johnson, the siblings who own Ebey Bowl. They asked her if she wanted to become a partner. The siblings own an Allstate Insurance Company branch in Oak Harbor as well. Between the business in Oak Harbor and the bowling alley, they were not getting to spend as much time with their families, Wisdom said.

Hearing set for Coupeville's 2014 budget

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 10:00AM

Coupeville Town Council will hold a public hearing next week to seek input on the draft $5.1 million 2014 budget. The document reflects a few changes to town finances including a 5 percent cost of living increase for town employees. Mayor Nancy Conard said employees haven’t seen a raise since 2009.

New Town of Coupeville employees settle in | Town Talk

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 10:00AM

I’d like to introduce you to some of the new faces at Town Hall: Bridget Smith is our new planner, and is also handling some of the work regarding building permits. Bridget has been on board since May 28. She has a bachelor’s degree in architecture, from University of Oregon, which will serve her well in working with the Historic Preservation Commission and our local residents processing building permits in Ebey’s Reserve.

Fans can back Streubel for football honor

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 7:46AM

Local football fans can help Coupeville's Nick Streubel become the Everett Herald's Defensive Player of the Year by casting votes for the Wolf lineman.

Hundreds to gather for Coupeville's annual community Thanksgiving meal

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 10:00AM

Hundreds of people will share their Thanksgiving holiday together at the Coupeville Recreation Hall. Coupeville’s Community Potluck begins at noon Thanksgiving Day and continues until the food runs out.

Stone continues record season | Track

  • May 25, 2014 at 3:00PM

The level of competition at the 1A tri-district track meet was tough this year – just ask Coupeville's Makana Stone.

State bound: Coupeville advances | Softball

  • May 25, 2014 at 3:00PM updated May 27, 2014 at 9:04AM

The Coupeville High School softball team enacted a little revenge to complete its improbable journey to the state tournament.

Wolves miss chance to move on in state | Baseball

  • May 25, 2014 at 3:00PM updated May 27, 2014 at 9:04AM

The books “What If?” and “What Could Have Been” are thick, but the Coupeville High School baseball team was able to cram in one more page.

Coupeville's Jack Tingstad shares love of trains with public

  • Nov 28, 2013 at 10:00AM

Walking into the basement of Jack Tingstad’s house is like taking a trip back in time. Trains traverse the old railroads of Colorado, chugging their way through mining towns. “It’s a great hobby, especially in the Northwest during the winter,” Tingstad said. Tingstad will host his 13th model railroad open house from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at his home on 508 Broadway St in Coupeville. Tingstad has volunteered at the food bank for 10 years, and asks those coming to see his trains bring a donation for Gifts of the Heart food bank.

It's state tournament time for Wolves

  • May 27, 2014 at 2:07PM

Coupeville High School will be represented in four state tournaments this week.

Arnold ends 20-year cheer coaching career

  • Nov 29, 2013 at 11:00AM

It began by helping her youngest sister; it ended by helping hundreds more. Sylvia Arnold closed out her 20-year Coupeville High School cheer coaching career at the end of this football season.

Streets overflow with patriotism | Slideshow

  • May 28, 2014 at 3:00PM

Patriotism was overflowing onto the streets of Coupeville Saturday as the community gathered for the annual Memorial Day Parade and celebration. Starting on South Main Street, decorated cars and floats filled the streets. People walked the parade route waving American Flags, tossing candy and honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.

Coupeville knows how to honor those who served our country | Letter

  • May 28, 2014 at 3:30PM

Editor, I would like to commend the citizens and organizations of Coupeville for the outstanding Memorial Day parade on Saturday.

Coupeville softball wins spot in state

  • May 28, 2014 at 4:00PM

The Coupeville High School softball team enacted a little revenge to complete its improbable journey to the state tournament.

Earthquake reported Sunday | Blotter

  • May 28, 2014 at 5:00PM

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

Olympian coming to town

  • May 28, 2014 at 6:00PM

United States Olympic speed skater Anna Ringsred will help the Boys and Girls Club of Coupeville kick off its summer camp with Track and Field Day Monday, June 16.

Hutchinson selected to fill vacant board seat with Central Whidbey Fire

  • May 28, 2014 at 7:00PM

Central Whidbey Island Fire & Rescue will swear in fire commissioner Steve Hutchinson in June.

Knead & Feed owner reflects on 40 years

  • May 28, 2014 at 6:00PM updated at 10:46PM

Whenever Doug Kroon wants to reminisce, he just has to glance at a wall inside his restaurant.

Friends of Ebey's a worthwhile summer cause | Opinion

  • May 28, 2014 at 3:27PM

As summer approaches, there will be many activities to keep the community busy. Many of these activities will help raise funds for good causes and community support. Friends of Ebey’s, which took over what was formerly known as Ebey’s Forever Funds, has two events aimed at bringing fun, knowledge and funds back into the community.

Training microbes to make biofuel | Rock Doc

  • May 28, 2014 at 11:00PM

When you fill your tank, you likely see a little sticker on the pump saying part of the fuel is ethanol. Ethanol is a biofuel, which means it comes from plants like corn, rather than from fossil fuel — ancient carbon that’s been buried within the Earth for millions of years.

Fields in 5th place at state after opening round | Girls golf

  • May 29, 2014 at 8:26AM

Coupeville High School's Christine Fields sits in fifth place after the first round of the state 1A girls golf tournament at the Spanaway Lake Golf Course Wednesday, May 28.

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