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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.

Auditor dings schools in audit

  • May 7, 2014 at 5:00PM

Coupeville School District officials didn’t get straight A’s on its most recent audit. In a report released last Thursday, Washington State Auditors Office found that last school year, the district failed to get proper documentation for one employee, who works in the special education program.

School board cuts position, restructures leadership

  • May 7, 2014 at 6:00PM

The Board of Directors for Coupeville School District took measures Monday to reduce costs in the wake of declining enrollment.

Congratulate arts festival on 50 years of community | Opinion

  • May 7, 2014 at 7:00PM

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival. That’s 50 years of highlighting the arts, pumping money into the local economy and giving back to worthy causes in the community.

Beiriger's TD, Tumblin's yards highlight Wolves win | Football

  • Nov 9, 2013 at 9:14AM

Jake Tumblin rushed for 315 yards, but it was the one yard he sacrificed that was the most memorable in Coupeville’s 54-0 feel-good win over visiting Chimacum Friday, Nov. 8, that brought a feel-good finish a frustrating season.

1st-inning runs not enough for Coupeville | Softball

  • May 8, 2014 at 9:50AM

Cedarcrest High School's softball team's first inning was better than Coupeville's and the Red Wolves won 4-2 in Duvall Wednesday, May 7.

Student club helps ailing mom

  • Nov 9, 2013 at 10:00AM

Seven fifth-graders’ determination to help one of their ailing moms is paying off. The Breast Cancer Club, comprised of Coupeville Elementary students, raised approximately $607.92.

Mount Baker ousts Wolves from playoffs | Soccer

  • May 8, 2014 at 10:07AM

Mount Baker brought Coupeville High School's soccer season to an end by defeating the visiting Wolves 3-0 Wednesday, May 7, in the loser-out, opening round of the district tournament.

Letter: ‘Christopher’s Cares’ a roaring success

  • Nov 9, 2013 at 3:00PM

Editor, This past weekend, Christopher’s on Whidbey hosted its first annual “Christopher’s Cares” fundraiser to benefit the Gifts from the Heart Food Bank, which serves Central Whidbey Island.

Trust board honors volunteer of the year

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 10:00AM

The Trust Board of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve honored Ron Boyer as the 2013 Volunteer of the Year at last Friday’s Community Potluck.

Postal carriers to ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Saturday

  • May 7, 2014 at 7:00PM updated May 9, 2014 at 10:06AM

The Coupeville and Greenbank post offices are partnering with Gifts from the Heart food bank Saturday, May 10, to “Stamp Out Hunger.” Just leave non-perishable food donations by your mailbox Saturday and your mail carrier will collect the items and deliver them to the Coupeville food bank.

Stone sets new 400 record | Track

  • May 9, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:47AM

For the third race in a row, Makana Stone bettered her Coupeville High School 400-meter record, this time at the eight-team Cascade Conference Track Championships at King's in North Seattle Thursday, May 8.

Wolves win, face rivals in title game | Baseball

  • May 10, 2014 at 6:38AM

It was more than just a win. Coupeville High School's 5-2 victory over Lynden Christian in the semifinals of the district 1A baseball tournament at the Pipeline Athletic Complex in Blaine Friday, May 9, was more than a check in the win column.

Coupeville alum makes a difference

  • Nov 11, 2013 at 10:00AM

Jessica Boling is making a difference in Africa. Boling, who is a 2003 graduate from Coupeville High School, recently visited Cameroon as part of a research project under the auspices of a Fulbright Fellowship.

Wolves finish 2nd in district, move on in playoffs | Baseball

  • May 12, 2014 at 10:07AM

Though the Coupeville High School baseball team fell 4-0 to South Whidbey in the 1A district tournament championship game at Kamiak High School Saturday, May 10, its goal of a deep run in the state tournament is still alive.

Wolves lose at Lakewood | Softball

  • May 13, 2014 at 8:36AM

Three hits and eight errors for the Coupeville High School softball team reveal the obvious outcome, a 10-0 loss in six innings at Lakewood Monday, May 12.

Water Festival makes a splash | Slideshow

  • May 14, 2014 at 2:34PM

One-year-old Delaney Hodges of Oak Harbor toddled up and down Front Street in her yellow outfit as her parents kept a close eye on her Saturday afternoon.

Coupeville hosts veterans recognition

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 4:00PM

Dozens of patriotic residents took some time Monday to honor the men and women who served this country.

Hospital folks begin planning expansion

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 4:11PM

Now that voters have spoken, hospital officials are beginning to plan the expansion of Whidbey General’s Coupeville campus.

Letter: Promise to be good financial stewards

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 4:15PM

Editor, Last week, the Whidbey General Hospital bond was approved with 61.53 percent of the vote. Support was widespread up and down the island—the bond received majority approval in 33 out of 37 precincts and in several precincts, it garnered more than 75 percent.

Hospital folks begin planning expansion

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 4:11PM

Now that voters have spoken, hospital officials are beginning to plan the expansion of Whidbey General’s Coupeville campus.

Voters smart to pass Whidbey General bond

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 4:14PM

While results haven’t yet been certified, last week voters seemingly approved a $50 million bond for Whidbey General Hospital to upgrade and expand its facility.

Proud of those who support foster care | Letter

  • May 14, 2014 at 8:00PM

Editor, It is no surprise that May is the month that is chosen as National Foster Care Appreciation Month. By May, we are well into springtime - the season that embodies the promise of life renewed.

Kudos to agencies responding to new public records training legislation | Editorial

  • May 14, 2014 at 8:00PM

Agencies in Central Whidbey seem to be getting on the Open Public Meetings Act training bandwagon. And the newspaper couldn’t be more pleased. The concern about agencies following the state law came to light last month after the Coupeville School Board handled its appointment of a vacant seat in a way that could violate the law.

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