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Supporting business is supporting community

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 10:00AM

For Lynda Eccles and Vickie Chambers, running organizations focused on helping Coupeville’s economic future is more than just business. Eccles, who serves as the executive director of the Coupeville Chamber of Commerce, said her job is a fine balance between promoting her “dynamic” membership and promoting tourism.

Falcons crash homecoming party | Football

  • Oct 21, 2013 at 10:05AM

The thick fog that enveloped Mickey Clark Field like a wet blanket wasn't the culprit who sucked the excitement out of the Coupeville High School homecoming football game, it was the outcome. Rival South Whidbey dampened the party by defeating the Wolves 57-33 Friday, Oct. 18.

Wolves come back in win over Lakewood | Softball

  • Apr 21, 2014 at 10:42AM

Showing its mental toughness, the Coupeville High School softball team came back to defeat visiting Lakewood 8-6 Friday, April 18.

Community potluck set for Nov. 1

  • Oct 23, 2013 at 11:12AM

The Friends of Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve will host the Sixth Annual Community Potluck, 6-8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1 at the historic Crocket Barn off Fort Casey Road.

Falcons sidestep another upset | Soccer

  • Apr 21, 2014 at 9:59AM

There was no upset this time around. The Coupeville High School soccer team surprised South Whidbey 2-1 earlier this season, but the Falcons avoided another upset by blanking the Wolves 5-0 Friday, April 18, in Langley.

Speed helps Wolves rally for win | Baseball

  • Apr 21, 2014 at 11:47AM

One of the Coupeville High School baseball team's strongest attributes is its speed, and that speed flustered visiting Lakewood into numerous mistakes as the Wolves rallied for three last-inning runs to defeat the Cougars 6-5 Friday, April 18.

Murphy stays unbeaten with win over Wolves | Soccer

  • Oct 24, 2013 at 9:06AM

Mother Nature didn't make life any easier for the Coupeville High School soccer team in its 6-0 loss to undefeated and third-ranked Archbishop Murphy Tuesday, Oct. 22, at Mickey Clark Field.

Coupeville Homecoming parade and game highlights

  • Oct 24, 2013 at 9:20AM

Festivities hit the streets of Coupeville Friday with the high school’s annual homecoming parade and game. Middle and high school students piled into cars, trucks and trailers Friday afternoon to parade up South and North Main streets. It offered a chance for residents to see the homecoming king and queen — Nick Streubel and Heni Barnes. The homecoming football game took place Friday night with the Wolves losing to South Whidbey 57-33

Wolves put scare in Archbishop Murphy | Volleyball

  • Oct 24, 2013 at 9:33AM

Getting all it could handle, the second-place Archbishop Murphy volleyball team escaped from Coupeville with a 3-2 win Tuesday, Oct. 22.

Wolverines slip by Coupeville | Tennis

  • Apr 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team began a four-matches-in-four-days stretch with a 3-2 nonleague loss at Friday Harbor Monday, April 21.

Coupeville ties Friday Harbor | Soccer

  • Apr 22, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 1:43PM

Abraham Leyva Elenes scored two goals to help the Coupeville High School soccer team to a 3-3 tie with host Friday Harbor Monday, April 21.

1 run enough for Tigers | Baseball

  • Apr 22, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:43PM

A first-inning run was all Granite Falls needed to defeat the Coupeville High School baseball team 1-0 Monday, April 21, at Robert Sherman Field.

Wolves lose match, player | Soccer

  • Oct 25, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 11:04AM

The Coupeville High School soccer team lost more than its 2-0 match at Granite Falls Thursday, Oct. 24. The Wolves also lost defender Ivy Luvera to a concussion.

Wolves trump Tigers | Volleyball

  • Oct 25, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 11:04AM

Powered by the offense of Hailey Hammer, Madeline Strasburg and Megan Oakes, the Coupeville High School volleyball team won 3-1 at Granite Falls Thursday, Oct. 24.

CPR-performing scarecrow stolen from display

  • Oct 25, 2013 at 2:13PM

Coupeville has one less scarecrow lining its streets this week after someone stole a festive display aimed at eduction. Someone between the evening of Oct.7 and the morning of Oct. 8 walked away with Central Whidbey Fire and Rescue’s entry for the 2013 Scarecrow Corridor contest.

Project Appleseed comes to Central Whidbey Sportsmen’s Association

  • Oct 25, 2013 at 2:15PM

Anyone who wants to learn traditional rifle marksmanship skills and the role they played in America’s founding will want to register for an upcoming Project Appleseed event. The Project Appleseed event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Oct. 26-27 at the Central Whidbey Sportsmen’s Association, 397 Safari Lane located off Highway 20 near Outlying Field.

Opinion: Take a proactive approach to your health screenings

  • Oct 25, 2013 at 2:16PM

In 2013 an estimated 232,000 cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed among women in the United States.

Reserve hosting open house Thursday

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 2:19PM

The assessment begins the moment volunteer candidates arrive at the front door of the historic Jacob Ebey House. Lynn Hyde jokes that the long walk to get there is sort of a test. “It’s survival of the fittest,” she said.

Whale tour on April 27 benefits ORCA Network

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 3:00PM

Join Orca Network 3-5 p.m. Sunday, April 27 for a fundraising whale watch on board the Mystic Sea.

Conservation district hosts farming class May 6 and 13

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 4:00PM

Join the Whidbey Island Conservation District for a two-part workshop to learn more about managing your farm to reach your goals.

Community garden opening May 1

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 5:00PM

People who have a green thumb, but no place to utilize it, have an opportunity to garden this season. The Coupeville Community Garden will open May 1 and plots are still available for rent.

Police respond to reports of guns and birds

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 5:00PM

The Coupeville Town Marshal’s Office responded to the following calls: Monday, April 14 7:59 a.m., a caller reported a driver in a silver PT Cruiser was swerving over the line on State Highway 525 at Admirals Drive.

Gardening takes skill that seems to skip a generation | Opinion

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 6:00PM

Every spring, when I was a child, my parents would plant a vegetable garden. We would plant tomatoes, pumpkins, carrots and my personal favorite — sugar snap peas. While my dad turned the soil and did all the “heavy lifting,” my job was to plant the seeds in perfect rows.

Greenbank septic gets good tests

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 7:00PM

Officials for Port of Coupeville and Greenbank Farm are hopeful recent education and minor tinkering to the farm’s sewage system will prevent the port from having to make costly repairs.

WEAN to celebrate 25 years with film | Letter

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 7:00PM

Editor, “Woe to those who add house to house and join field to field till no space is left and you live alone in the land.” Isaiah 5:8. Or, put another way, “Don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone. They paved paradise and put it a parking lot.” Joni Mitchell.

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