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Wolves stunned by Klahowya | Football

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:47PM

Most didn't see this coming. The Coupeville High School football team lost 49-6 to Klahowya Friday, Oct. 3, in Silverdale.

Digital subs are the next wave for newspapers

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 5:00AM

For nearly 20 years, The Whidbey Examiner has been providing loyal readers with coverage they can count on. The industry has been transformed many times over the decades, incorporating websites and, later, social media.

Shifty Sailors to share sea shanties Saturday

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 4:32PM

“And all of the years, all the tears and the laughter, are there in the stories they tell,” the Shifty Sailors sang during practice last week. And there will be plenty of stories to tell as the group sings “Away to America” and many other nautical-themed and old-timey songs during the fifth annual Shanty Fest 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12.

Potty fight bubbles to surface

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association plans to raise a little bit of a stink over bathrooms. The group of merchants plans to ask the Town Council to reopen the town’s public restrooms during festivals on a limited basis.

Wildcats rain on Wolves | Softball

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:53AM

The weather was bad and the result the same for the Coupeville High School softball team as the Wolves lost 10-0 and 11-0 in a pair of five-inning games against Archbishop Murphy Tuesday, April 8, in Everett.

Murphy rolls by Wolves | Soccer

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:51AM

The state's second-ranked 2A soccer team, Archbishop Murphy, remained unbeaten by stopping Coupeville High School 7-0 Tuesday, April 8, in Everett.

Clipper returns to Coupeville

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 11:14AM

The Victoria Clipper dropped a group of whale watchers at Coupeville Wharf for a two-hour lunch break Saturday.

Wolves turn table on Cedarcrest | Baseball

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 12:00PM

Payback. After losing a 1-0 heartbreaker in nine innings Monday to Cedarcrest, the Coupeville High School baseball team returned the favor by nipping the Red Wolves 6-5 in another nine-inning game Wednesday, April 11, in Duvall.

Soroptimists announce awards

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 12:00PM

Soroptimist International of Coupeville gave out three awards to honor women helping others in their community. Awards were given to Coupeville High School seniors Breeanna Messner and Julia Felici in recognition of their local volunteer work.

Gray whales return to Sound

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 7:00AM

The “Saratoga” gray whales have returned to Whidbey and Camano island waters for their annual three-month feeding foray in Puget Sound.

Letter: Fair board spent too much money on plan

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

Editor, Since moving to Whidbey Island nine years ago, a repeated theme coming from Island County is that of lack of funding for critical issues, crime prevention, public health, the court system, etc.

Ebey’s board against pot restrictions

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Trust Board of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve said that farmers should be able to grow and process recreational marijuana within the area if they wish.

Coupeville snares 4 firsts in 3-team meet | Track

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:47AM

The Coupeville High School track team captured four firsts in at three-team meet at Cedarcrest Thursday, April 10.

‘Creep’ reportedly scoping houses

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

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

Meerkerk hosting fairy party

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 9:00AM

It’s amazing what a child can make with a poppy seed pod, a little moss and a few dried leaves.

Kindergarten registration night to be held May 22

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

Coupeville Elementary School will be hosting a kindergarten registration night 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, May 22 in the school library.

United Methodists hold special Easter services

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Coupeville United Methodist Church will hold services on three days during Easter week, commemorating Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.

Bailey, Wolves maul Meridian | Softball

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

McKayla Bailey fired a two-hitter to help the Coupeville High School softball team to an 8-0 nonleague win at Meridian Thursday, April 10.

Conservation District names award recipients

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 2:18PM

Whidbey Island Conservation District cooperators and partners were recognized for land stewardship and support at an open house this week at the Coupeville Library.

Giant pumpkins weigh-off Saturday

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:12PM

After 45 years of teaching in the Oak Harbor School District, Mike Radach reversed roles this spring when he got a quick lesson in growing giant pumpkins from his son.

Changes coming to lighthouse management

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:13PM

Management of the Admiralty Head Lighthouse will be changing hands later this year and an employment position will be opening up.

Congressional candidates buck party platforms

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:19PM

Candidates for Washington’s Second Congressional Seat stray from hard-set party platforms on a few issues.

Former contractor challenges county auditor

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:20PM

An accounting contractor who worked for the Island County auditor is challenging her former boss in November’s general election.

Ebey continues journey | Where's Ebey?

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:22PM

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

General excellence is a team effort | Opinion

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:25PM

The Whidbey Examiner was recently recognized for general excellence among Washington state community newspapers.

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