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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.

Republicans take lead in early elections results

  • Nov 4, 2014 at 9:16PM

It appears from the first count of ballots Tuesday night that the Republican momentum nationwide was felt in Island County.

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.

Transit audit leads to criminal inquiry

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 5:01PM

Coupeville Councilman Bob Clay said he was very surprised by the news of a criminal investigation based on the audit of Island Transit.

Booster club crab feed Nov. 14

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 5:04PM

The Coupeville Booster Club will once again be serving up piles of crab in support of middle and high school athletics.

Thanks for supporting Gifts from the Heart | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 5:07PM

Editor, It was a cold and stormy morning. It was raining sideways. The race course was muddy and slick. But none of that stopped nine fabulous teams from coming out to the seventh annual Harvest Fest Relay Races.

Winter doesn’t mean your begonias are gone forever | Sowin n' the trowel

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 5:11PM

Just because your hostas are starting to look about as attractive as cattle silage, don’t despair. Their roots will do just fine in our northern winters, and they’ll come back bigger and better than ever in the spring.

Marshal responds to ‘biting’ threat | Blotter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 7:00PM

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

Couple hopes to fill sweet niche

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 8:00PM

A new business on Front Street is hoping to satisfy downtown’s sweet tooth.

Need to clarify transit’s reasoning on payout | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 9:00PM

Editor, Recent discussion of Island Transit finances confuses the State Audit Report with the separation agreement for the previous executive director.

Bob Clay must go from transit board | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 10:00PM

Editor, I am probably one of a few Island Transit users speaking up. As such, I stand with Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley in his efforts to at the least get Island Transit an advertising contract and get new Island Transit board members who will take their responsibilities seriously.

Keep it charming, historic, genuine | Rockin' A Hard Place

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 11:00PM

I just spent 17 days crossing something amazing off my bucket list. In September, I cruised the Danube, Main and Rhine Rivers on a luxury boat with 160 other bedazzled tourists through six countries, past countless castles, innumerable cathedrals and more cobblestones than there are stars in heaven.

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.

Showtime for troupe

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Nov 7, 2014 at 1:28PM

It’s five nights before the first play of the school year for Coupeville High School’s drama club and Taryn Ludwig has the giggles.

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.

Bayne's big game sends Maggio out with win | Football

  • Nov 8, 2014 at 10:41AM

It was a going away party for coach Tony Maggio, and Josh Bayne and his Coupeville High School football teammates made sure it was an eventful bash.

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.

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.

Woman tries to kill bedbugs in car | Marshal's blotter

  • May 14, 2014 at 10:00PM

The Coupeville Town Marshal’s Office responded to the following calls: Monday, May 5 5:48 p.m., a caller at South Main Street and State Highway 20 reported a dead deer blocking the road. Tuesday, May 6 5:18 p.m., a caller reported a car parked at Northeast Front Street and North Main Street with a dog locked inside and all the windows rolled up.

Five submit for Coupeville principal position

  • May 14, 2014 at 10:00PM

Candidates are lining up in hopes of becoming the next principal of Coupeville middle and high school. Superintendent Jim Shank said Monday that there are five applicants already for the position.

Coupeville Lions offer swim lesson scholarships

  • May 14, 2014 at 11:00PM updated May 16, 2014 at 11:57AM

After more than 50 years of Coupeville Lions running swim lessons each summer, the club has decided to change things around. The club will no longer fit all the swimming lessons into a two-week period this summer at Camp Casey, but will partner with the facility to offer five two-week sessions.

Deep Sea owner fined $301,000

  • May 14, 2014 at 11:00PM

The state Department of Ecology levied a $301,000 fine against the man whose crab boat caught fire and sank in Penn Cove in 2012, causing an oil spill that temporarily shut down nearby Penn Cove Shellfish. It’s just the latest bad news for Rory Westmoreland, a 51-year-old scrap-metal dealer with a history of running afoul of environmental rules, according to the Department of Ecology.

Mowing the grass: a spiritual experience | Rockin' a Hard Place

  • May 14, 2014 at 11:00PM updated May 16, 2014 at 11:54AM

I just mowed our grass for the fifth or sixth time so far this year, repeating a routine that will extend until at least late October. By the time the season is over, I will have mowed our piece of paradise 50 times or more. Mowing is a holy ritual here on the Rock. It defines a covenant between we mortals and whatever causes the grass to grow.

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