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Farmers pleased with high Farm Tour attendance

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 6:00PM

Fourth-generation Coupeville farmer Georgie Smith has participated in most of the Whidbey Island Farm Tours.

Town gifted waterfront properties

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 8:00PM

The Town of Coupeville’s portfolio is about to get a little bigger. Last week, town council approved the acceptance of two waterfront parcels of land on Northeast Front Street.

Applicant sought for fire district

  • Mar 29, 2014 at 9:00AM

Central Whidbey Island Fire and Rescue is seeking applicants for an open fire commissioner seat.

Canoe restoration nearing completion

  • Mar 30, 2014 at 9:00AM

After two years of hard work, a 170-year-old canoe that once belonged to Chief Snakelum is almost finished being restored.

Port needs to be proactive, not reactive

  • Mar 30, 2014 at 9:00AM

For the first time in a long time — or perhaps ever — the Port of Coupeville has money to spare.

Coupeville ferry resumes regular service after temporary repairs to terminal | Update

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 2:38PM

The Coupeville ferry was closed for several hours Thursday after crews discovered issues with the equipment used to load vehicles.

High school volleyball players to host clinic

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Sep 27, 2014 at 8:15AM

The Coupeville High School volleyball team will host two free volleyball clinics for students kindergarten through sixth grade next month at the high school and middle school gyms.

Coupeville loses 2 | Tennis

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:16AM

Despite showing improvement, the Coupeville High School tennis team lost twice this week in nonleague matches, falling 6-1 to visiting Archbishop Murphy Wednesday, Sept. 24, and 4-1 at South Whidbey Thursday, Sept. 25.

Defense leads Wolves to win over Falcons | Soccer

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 9:18AM

South Whidbey collected more chances but the Coupeville High School soccer team collected more points in a 2-1 win over the rival Falcons Friday, March 28, at Mickey Clark Field.

Greenbank Post Office requires higher boxes

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 9:00AM

With the new addition of the standardized Long Life Vehicles, or LLVs, the Greenbank Post Office is requiring its customers raise their mailboxes by as much as a foot.

Opportunistic Murphy tips Wolves | Baseball

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 10:56AM

The Archbishop Murphy baseball team cashed in on its opportunities and Coupeville didn't in the Wildcats' 5-1 win Monday, March 31, in Everett.

Reserve farmers want option to grow marijuana

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 9:00AM

Farmers in Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve told planning commissioners last week that they don’t want any farming restrictions placed on them - including those involving recreational marijuana.

Cougars blast past Coupeville | Softball

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 11:00AM

Lakewood hit a home run in each of the first three innings to power its way to 9-1 softball win over Coupeville High School Monday, March 31.

Coupeville can't hold early lead | Volleyball

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 8:47AM

After winning the first set, the Coupeville High School volleyball couldn't keep the momentum and lost 3-1 to visiting Mount Vernon Christian Thursday, Sept. 25.

County burn ban ending Sept. 30

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 9:20AM

Due to the increase in fuel moisture levels, the Island County Sheriff’s Office will lift the ban on outdoor burning at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Wolves stun Port Townsend | Football

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 10:30AM

Its offense dominated early, and its defense took over late. The result was a 29-21 win for the Coupeville High School football team over Port Townsend Friday, Sept. 26, at Mickey Clark Field.

Lakewood edges Wolves | Soccer

  • Apr 3, 2014 at 9:42AM

Lakewood squeaked out a 2-1 win over the Coupeville High School soccer team Tuesday, April 1, in Arlington.

First-place Tigers defeat Wolves | Softball

  • Apr 3, 2014 at 11:00AM

Granite Falls upped its Cascade Conference record to 6-0 by defeating the host Coupeville High School softball team 12-3 Wednesday, April 2.

Wolves can't wrestle 1st from Murphy | Baseball

  • Apr 3, 2014 at 1:00PM

The road to the Cascade Conference baseball pennant goes through Archbishop Murphy, and Coupeville is finding the path full of pot holes.

Letter: Submit comments to protect wildlife health

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 1:48PM

Editor, For years scientists have wondered why whales, for no apparent reason, would choose to cast themselves out of the water to die of dehydration on some beach.

Vendors gear up for first 2014 farmers market

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 1:39PM

Linda Bartlett could sense by the warmth on her face that the season was changing. If not that, a certain spring in the steps of her chickens was another sign.

2036 regional population projection unrolled

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 1:42PM

Island County planners estimate that Island County will grow by nearly 10,000 people by the year 2036.

Opinion: Communities really come together when tragedy strikes

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 1:48PM

When tragedy strikes, communities pull together to support one another. While the Oso landslide didn’t happen on Whidbey Island, it did affect some in the community.

Concert to benefit Oso landslide victim

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Apr 5, 2014 at 7:16AM

The feeling of loss over the lives taken in the Oso landslide hit home on Whidbey Island. And residents on the island are rallying to help. A benefit concert is planned for Friday night, April 4, at the Roller Barn in Oak Harbor to help Seth Jefferds, an Oso resident who lost his wife and granddaughter during the March 22 mudslide.

Ebey is on the move | Where's Ebey?

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:01PM

When you find Ebey the Scarecrow at each location, snap a picture with him and post it on either the Examiner or Coupeville Chamber Facebook pages, or email to mhansen@whidbeynewsgroup.com or coupevillechamber@gmail.com

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