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Harvest relay boosts food bank

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:33PM

Harvest Fest is a bittersweet event in some ways. It marks the end of the farmers market for the year, the end of summer, the end of the growing season. But it also can be a rather wacky festival, thanks to the annual Harvest Fest Relay Races.

Port says not now to WSU proposal

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:35PM

A plan to revamp Greenbank Farm and increase its economic viability won’t be considered by the Port of Coupeville until next year. The plan, presented by Washington State University, aims to push the struggling farm further into the world of “edu-tourism” by providing an active educational facility that could be used by students and visitors alike.

Examiner can help by researching jet issue | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:48PM

Editor, While it may be easy and entertaining to print letters insulting Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve, serious questions go unexplored by the Examiner.

One lucky couple will win a Whidbey wedding

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:52PM

During spring, summer and fall, Whidbey Island is a popular choice for weddings. Sherrye Wyatt, with Whidbey and Camano Islands Tourism, says the island is known as a wedding destination.

Marshal responds to dogs locked in cars | Blotter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 3:00PM

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

Be smart when it comes to mitigating jet noise | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:00PM

Editor, Here I go again. I am 96 years old and I’m not a mental giant like some of the leaders of the anti-Outlying Field group think they are.

Town to ban tobacco in parks, trails

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 6:00PM

Pretty soon, residents will not be allowed to use tobacco products in town parks and trails. Coupeville Town Council held the first reading last week of Ordinance 714, which prohibits smoking tobacco and smoke-free tobacco in all parks and trails established in town code.

Every penny counts in Port preliminary budget

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 7:00PM

The Port of Coupeville’s preliminary budget was so tight this year that the agency’s director scrutinized just about every penny. Executive Director Tim McDonald said he had to review each line item to balance the $538,000 operating budget.

Museum fundraiser to honor Shermans

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 9:00PM

No matter how high Roger Sherman gets up in years, he never grows tired of the view of Ebey’s Prairie. It’s something he has enjoyed for a lifetime and is happy that others will be able to admire today and into the future.

Transit needs to look at dependable service | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 10:00PM

Editor, South Whidbey Senior Services recently held a meeting with Island Transit staff to discuss paratransit service cuts.

CCE program offering five spring classes in Spanish and fitness

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 9:00AM

Coupeville Community Education (CCE) offers classes for local youths and adults in the fall and spring of each year. Spring classes start this April and end in May. This spring, there will be five classes available to the community.

New clerk- treasurer no stranger to town

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 9:00AM

Coupeville resident Kelly Beech joined the staff at Coupeville Town Hall last week. Beech is the new town clerk-treasurer, replacing Judy Thomas, who retired this month. Ten people applied for the position.

BC works overtime to edge Wolves | Soccer

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 9:24AM

Deep into the second overtime period, Bellevue Christian scored a golden goal to squeak out a 1-0 win over the Coupeville High School soccer team Tuesday, Sept. 16, at Mickey Clark Field.

Creating ‘perfect utilization’: Methodist church will house new activities for Coupeville seniors

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 8:00PM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 12:44PM

The Town of Coupeville is partnering with Senior Services and Coupeville United Methodist Church to provide programs and dining for Central Whidbey seniors.

Help needed to build youth center | Opinion

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 3:01PM

By Carmen McFadyen I was fortunate to be raised in a small town in southwestern Kentucky. It was like Coupeville in that it was a small town isolated from large cities. It did, however, provide a safe place to “hang out” with friends.

Errors lead to Coupeville loss | Volleyball

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 8:33AM

Orcas Island took advantage of Coupeville High School's unsteady play to defeat the visiting Wolves 3-1 in volleyball Thursday, Sept. 18.

Goat farm to open doors for baby visits April 1

  • Mar 23, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Mar 24, 2014 at 4:37PM

Yes, they are as cute as they look. Their cries, their little wagging tails, their bids for attention: it’s the whole package and Vicky Brown, owner of Little Brown Farm in Freeland, sums it up best.

Wolves fall in Olympic League debut | Tennis

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:24PM

The Coupeville High School tennis team won the top two singles matches, but Klahowya swept the doubles competition on the way to a 5-2 win in Silverdale Thursday, Sept. 18.

Wolves cruise to win over Orcas Island | Soccer

  • Sep 19, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:24PM

Getting all of its goals in the first half, the Coupeville High School soccer team dominated from the outset to defeat host Orcas Island 4-0 Thursday, Sept. 18.

Falcons avoid sweep | Baseball

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 12:48PM

South Whidbey used a four-run seventh inning to come from behind and defeat the visiting Coupeville High School baseball team 10-9 Friday, March 21.

Wolves fall to Blaine | Tennis

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 12:46PM

Blaine tripped up the visiting Coupeville tennis team 4-1 Friday, March 21.

Coupeville puts in solid showing at Relays | Track

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 12:47PM

The Coupeville High School boys placed third and the girls fifth at the Seattle Academy Relays at Shoreline stadium Saturday, March 22.

Rockin' A Hard Place: ‘Us’ in USPS has stamp of approval

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 4:22PM

Until I set foot upon the Rock, my interactions with the U.S. Postal Service were fitful and usually frustrating. Buying stamps or mailing a package was a detested ordeal of waiting in long lines of equally impatient, angry city dwellers with too much else to do.

Wolves tripped up by South Whidbey | Tennis

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 8:45AM

South Whidbey blanked the Coupeville High School tennis team 5-0 Monday, March 24, in Langley.

Coupeville runs to big win in league opener | Football

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 9:29AM

The Coupeville High School football team found what it was looking for. Chimacum, not so much.

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