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Plate to state: Coupeville boys overcome tough season to move deep into playoffs

  • May 21, 2014 at 2:47PM

State championship. That was the goal of the Coupeville High School baseball team as it approached its first game in mid-March.

Greenbank Farm to host dog training event Saturday

  • May 21, 2014 at 2:50PM

Greenbank Farm is one of the many places on Whidbey Island that offer the opportunity for dogs to walk off-leash, but it also invites people to walk without dogs to explore all the farm has to offer.

Marshal responds to threats, suspicious man eating dandelions

  • May 21, 2014 at 3:13PM

The following calls were reported to the Coupeville Town Marshal’s Office: Monday, May 12 11:35 a.m., a caller at the Country Store reported someone just shoplifted and was walking toward the hospital.

Thanks for another great water festival | Letter

  • May 21, 2014 at 4:00PM

Editor, The 23rd Penn Cove Water Festival is now history and the board is already looking to next year’s event on May 16, 2015.

The return of the munching menaces | Sowin' the trowel

  • May 21, 2014 at 7:00PM

Just when you thought it was safe to sit under the fruit trees, tent caterpillars have been spotted on the island and they’re getting ready to chomp, chomp, chomp their way through your orchards and landscaping.

Discussions halted on harbor tours at the wharf

  • May 21, 2014 at 9:00PM

A Coupeville man’s ambition to start a harbor tour business out of the town’s wharf hit a snag. Patrick Kelly proposed starting Heavenly Harbor Tours and began negotiating with the Port of Coupeville early this year. After back and forth discussions, the commissioners are no longer responding to his requests to come to a lease agreement, Kelly claims.

Tales from the cemetery tour

  • May 21, 2014 at 10:00PM

The granite grave marker of one of Whidbey Island’s most influential early pioneers rests in a family plot surrounded by a white picket fence and fir trees. It seems only fitting that in this section of Sunnyside Cemetery reserved for early settlers, Isaac Ebey’s remains are interred not far from an overlook that provides a sweeping view of the prairie that bears his name.

Port may need to reconsider newly set passenger fee | Opinion

  • May 21, 2014 at 11:00PM

For several months commissioners with the Port of Coupeville have been discussing the potential lease of a new harbor tours business.

Fields heading to state for 3rd time | Girls golf

  • May 22, 2014 at 8:39AM

Christine Fields continued one trend and would like to reverse another.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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:

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.

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.

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.

Fields finishes 5th at state | Golf

  • May 30, 2014 at 9:47AM

Coupeville High School's Christine Fields pasted another ribbon to her growing scrapbook by placing fifth in the state 1A girls golf tournament at the Spanaway Golf Course Wednesday and Thursday, May 28 and 29.

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