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New wildlife regulations please nobody

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:45PM

No one is happy with fish and wildlife protection regulations approved Sept. 22, but Island County commissioners are saying they’re a starting point.

Vote for your favorite scarecrow, pumpkin

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:46PM

There’s something to be said for a little healthy competition.

Pumpkin race requires creativity, practice gP

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:46PM

Winning Coupeville’s first-ever Great Pumpkin Race may come down to ingenuity. “The key is those straight axels,” said Vickie Chambers, executive director of the Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association.

Haunted Happenings all month long | Events

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:47PM

Saturday, Oct. 4 Corn Maze, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily starting Oct. 4 at Engle Family Farms, 1203 W. Terry Road. Wear sturdy shoes and dress for October weather. Cost is $5. Children under 8 free. Pumpkin patch and trolley ride, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays at Sherman Pioneer Farms, at Terry and Ebey roads. Trolley rides available Fridays and Saturdays, first come, first serve. Straw maze for little ones and pumpkin chuckin’ also available.

Treasurer candidates differ on management styles | Elections

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 4:00PM

Attendance and accuracy seem to be the top two issues for former coworkers and Island County treasurer candidates Wanda Grone and Ana Maria Nuñez.

Don’t let GOP continue to gop-up government | Letter

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 5:00PM

Editor, As we approach another election, it is incumbent on us in the electorate to be sure we don’t allow the GOP to continue to gop-up the government.

October promises to be a month of fun and giving back | Opinion

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 7:00PM

It was exciting to see the directional scarecrows going up around town this week indicating the start of the Haunting of Coupeville.

Coupeville man kicked out of court

  • Apr 5, 2014 at 10:00AM

A judge kicked a 33-year-old Coupeville man out of court last week for repeated angry outbursts.

Coupeville ferry drops to one-boat schedule temporarily

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 10:19AM

The Coupeville ferry route has dropped to a one-boat schedule today while repairs are made to the Salish.

Wolves round up 1st win | Tennis

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 12:00PM

Though the Coupeville High School tennis team was down a man because of illness, it pulled out its first win of the season, defeating visiting North Mason 4-3 Tuesday, Sept. 30.

High school, elementary students link up in Wolf Buddy program

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 12:14PM

“She’s like my best friend,” Gwen Gustafson and Emma Hargrave said almost simultaneously.

Community rallies for October fun

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Oct 2, 2014 at 3:17PM

Not many people would want their dreams to become reality around a spooky holiday like Halloween.

Coupeville earns win but loses player | Soccer

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Oct 3, 2014 at 8:08AM

In an exasperating match with Mount Vernon Christian, Coupeville finally eked out a 1-0 win but also took a loss Tuesday, Sept. 30, at Mickey Clark Field.

Wolves win another | Tennis

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 8:37AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team won its second straight match, stopping host Chimacum 5-2 Thursday, Oct. 2.

Police respond to bald eagle accident

  • Apr 6, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Coupeville Town Marshal’s Office responded to the following calls: Monday, March 24 1:17 p.m., a caller reported a subject was panhandling in the parking lot at Whidbey General Hospital.

Forever Fund making memories

  • Apr 6, 2014 at 9:00AM

Kathy Baxter is a punch list away from completing her dream home. As she walks through her newly preserved and renovated historic farmhouse in Ebey’s Landing National historical Reserve this week, she ponders how all the stars aligned at just the right time.

Hearts and Hammers is seeking sponsors

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 9:00AM

Central Whidbey Hearts and Hammers is looking for sponsors to help make its annual workday more beneficial to the community.

Murphy takes 3 from Coupeville | Baseball

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 9:32AM

The Coupeville High School baseball team entered the season with hopes of winning the Cascade Conference crown. Defending champion Archbishop Murphy squashed those dreams by sweeping a three-game series from the Wolves last week, including an 11-0 drubbing Friday, April 4, in Everett.

Wolves add another 2-1 win | Soccer

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 11:00AM

Scores of 2-1 are becoming a habit for the Coupeville High School soccer team, and that's fine with coach Kyle Nelson as long as the "2" is on the Wolves' side of the scoreboard.

Coupeville shoots down Falcons | Softball

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 12:00PM

Using big innings to start and finish the game, the Coupeville High School softball team earned its second win of the season, both at the expense of rival South Whidbey, with a 9-5 win in Langley Friday, April 4.

Etzell fans 15 but Wolves fall 1-0 | Baseball

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 1:26PM

Wasting a brilliant pitching performance by Ben Etzell, the Coupeville High School baseball team lost 1-0 in nine innings to visiting Cedarcrest Monday, April 7.

Low tide cancels some sailings this week

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 9:36AM

A handful of sailings are cancelled this week on the Coupeville/Port Townsend ferry route due to low tide.

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.

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