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Four win in annual Gingerbread Challenge

  • Dec 21, 2014 at 3:12PM

Four entries were chosen in The Examiner's annual Gingerbread Challenge for creativity and design.

Good start propels Coupeville to win | Boys basketball

  • Dec 21, 2014 at 2:48PM

The Coupeville High School boys basketball team jumped off to a good start and finished strong in a 69-40 win at Orcas Island Friday, Dec. 19.

Coupeville players help Oak Harbor Babe Ruth team

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 10:00AM

It says “Oak Harbor Baseball” across the front of their jerseys, but make no mistake, some of these ball players are Coupeville Wolves.

Bell’s Farm offers weeks of sweet treats

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 2:00PM

When strawberries are in season on Whidbey Island, Colleen VanDyke knows that her phone will start ringing between 7 and 7:30 each morning.

Caller complains of boat noise | Blotter

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 2:00PM

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

Thanks to businesses for supporting schools | Letter

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 3:00PM

Editor, The Community Foundation for Coupeville Public Schools would again like to send a huge thank you to the businesses who have participated in our Dine Out 4 Kids and Shop 4 Kids fundraising program — Ciao!, The Honey Bear, Aqua Gifts, Christopher’s, Front Street Grill, The Knead and Feed and Kapaws Iskreme.

Ex-deputy takes plea bargain

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 4:00PM

Hodges Gowdey agreed to a plea bargain Monday, one day before he was set to go to trial on two felony charges related to a 2007 incident. The former Coupeville deputy marshal pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct, a gross misdemeanor charge, in Island County Superior Court.

Police seize 230 lbs of illegally harvested clams from Coupeville beach

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 5:00PM

State and local officials confiscated more than 230 pounds of illegally harvested clams from South Madrona Beach June 14.

Creepy crawlies vital to environmental cycles | Sowin' the trowel

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 5:00PM

This Northwest native is finally creeped out by creepy crawlies.

New police cruisers mark changes to town marshal

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 6:00PM

The new Coupeville marshal’s office is almost complete. Marshal Rick Norrie drove into town Monday in one of two brand new Dodge Chargers that will wear decals with a fresh, new design designating the Marshal’s Office.

There are checks and balances for a reason | Opinion

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 9:00PM

Recently, the Coupeville Town Marshal’s Office and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife caught a group of people harvesting significantly more clams than they were allowed.

Etzell adds first-team, all-state honor | Baseball

  • Jun 27, 2014 at 11:29AM

Coupeville High School's Ben Etzell tacked on another honor to his celebrated senior baseball season when he was named to the Washington State Coaches Association all-state team Tuesday, June 24.

Leadership is changing hands at Island Transit

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 12:00PM

The leadership of Island Transit will look very different in the new year. The majority of board members have been replaced and will be working with a new interim director.

Sale is a Christmas tragedy for town| Letter

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 1:00PM

Editor, Mayor Nancy Conard has made a deal to sell a restricted easement on 54 aces on Keystone Hill — already protected by the town of Coupeville. This “forever” easement sold to the Navy will allow them to fly the Growlers jets over it, dooming the use of Rhododendrum Park, the dog park, and homes that will be unsellable on Keystone Hill and in the surrounding area. This decision was made by people who do not represent people outside the boundary of the town, as we cannot vote in Coupeville elections. We have a right to be angry about this.

Home for the holidays: Friends round up stray chickens

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00PM

Shari Bibich was driving along State Highway 20 on her way to Oak Harbor last week when she noticed a brood of chickens on the side of the road and hoped they wouldn’t cross the street.

School levy heads to April ballot

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville School Board is slated to pass a resolution this week to put a $5-million capital facilities levy on the ballot in the spring.

Hearts & Hammers needs projects

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 4:00PM

Lenita Graves doesn’t know what she would do without Central Whidbey Hearts & Hammers.

Yarn shop focuses on sustainable practices

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 5:00PM

Dena Royal said she has eight to 10 people a week come into her store asking to copy documents.

It’s not Christmas without cacti | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 8:00PM

Last week I got real excited. And it wasn’t because an ice-cream truck overturned in front of my house.

Fees for county services changing for 2015

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 8:00PM

Fees for Island County Public Health services like septic inspections and water-quality testing jumped by 8 percent as part of a comprehensive fee schedule change.

Rescue wrapping and other holiday Waste Wise ideas| Opinion

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 9:00PM

Americans throw away 25 percent more waste between Thanksgiving and New Year’s than in any other season. It amounts to about 1 million extra tons per week. Think about those holiday parties, the paper plates and cups, plastic utensils, wrapping paper, Styrofoam stuffing, plastic packaging, ribbons, decorations, the food waste and the tree!

Many options available for holiday tree recycling

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 11:00PM

Not sure what to do with your Christmas tree after the holidays?

Little League teams open tournament play

  • Jun 30, 2014 at 2:00PM

District 11 Little League tournament action began this weekend, and the combined Central and South Whidbey 9/10 softball team won two games and is close to locking up a trip to the state tournament.

Whidbey team drops district opener | 13/14 baseball

  • Jul 1, 2014 at 8:49AM

The combined North/Central/South Whidbey 13/14 Junior Little League baseball team opened the district playoffs with a tough loss, falling 3-2 in nine innings to Sedro-Woolley Monday, June 30, in Anacortes.

Softball falls at district; 9/10 baseball wins | CWLL

  • Jul 1, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 3:19PM

Anacortes eliminated the Central/South Whidbey Little League 11/12 softball team from the District 11 tournament with an 18-8 win in five innings at Oak Harbor's Volunteer Park Monday, June 30.

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