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Poop patrol: It takes a village to clean up after Fido at Greenbank Farm

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 3:14PM

If the folks who take their dogs for walks to Greenbank Farm weren’t responsible pet owners and poop picker-uppers, the place would literally be knee-deep in doggy doo-doo.

Grateful to have such a caring local market | Letter

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 3:36PM

Editor, In early June, I had a stroke, not the worst anyone could have, and for that I am grateful. My friends, family and amazing community came to my rescue.

Police respond to inebriated bar patrons | Blotter

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 3:37PM

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

County approves fair maintenance

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 4:00PM

Island County commissioners approved $30,000 for maintenance of the Island County Fairgrounds Monday, although management of the property remains uncertain.

‘Bounce Mania’ replaces festival

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 6:00PM

One of the first things Bo Chernikoff thought of when he heard about the cancellation of the Loganberry Festival this year was the children.

Keep future in mind when planting trees | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 7:00PM

When we first moved into our house 17 years ago, I could lie in bed on the second floor, look out my window and count the stars.

WAIF breaking ground on facility

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 7:00PM

After roughly 10 years of fundraising, supporters of Whidbey Animals’ Improvement Foundation are finally seeing their dreams come to fruition.

Museum to host historic walking tour

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 9:00PM

As the longest standing commercial property owner on Front Street, Paul Whelan has seen the waterfront town change over the years.

Lakewood rally stings Wolves | Girls basketball

  • Jan 27, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jan 28, 2014 at 10:29AM

Going into the girls basketball contest against Lakewood Friday, Jan. 24, Coupeville High School coach David King said he expected a "tough game." It turned out to be tough in more ways than one. As expected, it was close and hard fought. The visiting Cougars won 39-36.

Wolves' win sets up big game with South Whidbey | Boys basketball

  • Jan 27, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Jan 28, 2014 at 10:30AM

Several strong story lines punctuated the Coupeville High School boys basketball team's thrilling 59-57 win at Lakewood Friday, Jan. 24.

Hayes honored by law enforcement council

  • Jan 27, 2014 at 3:29PM

Rep. Dave Hayes, R-Camano, has been named 2013 Legislator of the Year for the House Republican Caucus by the Washington Council of Police and Sheriffs, or WACOPS. An assistant ranking member of the House Public Safety Committee, Hayes is in his first term.

Prolific Coupeville artist Roger Purdue passes away

  • Jan 27, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Feb 3, 2014 at 7:56AM

Whidbey lost a masterpiece this week. Coupeville’s Roger Purdue, a popular artist, educator and pilot, died early Sunday morning from complications of Parkinson’s Disease.

New manager named for Ebey’s Landing reserve

  • Jan 27, 2014 at 3:27PM

After months of searching, Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve has a new manager. On Friday, the Trust Board of Ebey’s Landing named Kristen Griffin as its new manager.

Wolves close in on playoff spot | Girls basketball

  • Jan 30, 2014 at 12:57PM

Not only did the Coupeville High School girls basketball team knock off rival South Whidbey 48-38 Tuesday, Jan. 28, it essentially locked up a postseason berth in process.

2 rallies fall short as Wolves drop pair | Boys basketball

  • Jan 30, 2014 at 12:20PM

Both games followed the same pattern and both resulted in losses for the Coupeville High School boys basketball team. The Wolves fell behind early, mounted a late but too-short rally, and lost twice, first 62-51 at South Whidbey Tuesday, Jan. 28, then 62-55 to visiting Friday Harbor Wednesday, Jan. 29, in a nonleague game.

Bergeron receives state honor

  • Jan 31, 2014 at 10:07AM

Coupeville High School senior basketball player Anthony Bergeron was named 1A Athlete of the Week by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association for the week of Jan. 19.

Financial fiasco causes transit to make big cuts

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 2:35PM

A total of 24 employees will be laid off, Saturday bus service is being cancelled and five routes will be eliminated or changed due to financial problems uncovered at Island Transit.

Seat open on ferry advisory board

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 3:00PM

The Island County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants for the Coupeville Ferry Committee.

Restaurateur shows true generosity | Letter

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 3:00PM

Editor, I was recently reminded, through a stunning demonstration of generosity, how fortunate we are to be part of such a caring community.

Artists enjoy weekend of sun and scent at Lavender Wind Festival | Slideshow

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 2:25PM

The sun was shining bright, making the scent of lavender just a bit cheerier during the Lavender Wind Festival Saturday.

Caller reports blocking truck | Blotter

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 4:00PM

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

Treasurer candidates vying for General Election

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 6:00PM

Candidates running against Island County Treasurer Ana Maria Nuñez said they can do a better job handling the county’s money.

Town moves forward with one-way Front Street

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 6:00PM

While town officials finalized plans to make part of Front Street a one-way, town staff made repairs to the small landslide, which had been closed off for more than a year.

Salute to the Reserve

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 7:00PM

The Pakawalups, a trio of sisters who perform USO-style numbers, entertained a crowd of roughly 100 during the Friends of Ebey’s Summer Picnic Saturday. From left is Cathie Ledray-Senff, Sue Murray and Vicki Grabicki.

Outsiders challenge party favorites for state seat

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 8:00PM

Two candidates backed by their respective parties are being challenged by party outsiders in the race for state representative, position 2 in the 10th Legislative District.

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