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Police respond to reports of guns and birds

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 5:00PM

The Coupeville Town Marshal’s Office responded to the following calls: Monday, April 14 7:59 a.m., a caller reported a driver in a silver PT Cruiser was swerving over the line on State Highway 525 at Admirals Drive.

Community garden opening May 1

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 5:00PM

People who have a green thumb, but no place to utilize it, have an opportunity to garden this season. The Coupeville Community Garden will open May 1 and plots are still available for rent.

Gardening takes skill that seems to skip a generation | Opinion

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 6:00PM

Every spring, when I was a child, my parents would plant a vegetable garden. We would plant tomatoes, pumpkins, carrots and my personal favorite — sugar snap peas. While my dad turned the soil and did all the “heavy lifting,” my job was to plant the seeds in perfect rows.

Greenbank septic gets good tests

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 7:00PM

Officials for Port of Coupeville and Greenbank Farm are hopeful recent education and minor tinkering to the farm’s sewage system will prevent the port from having to make costly repairs.

WEAN to celebrate 25 years with film | Letter

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 7:00PM

Editor, “Woe to those who add house to house and join field to field till no space is left and you live alone in the land.” Isaiah 5:8. Or, put another way, “Don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone. They paved paradise and put it a parking lot.” Joni Mitchell.

Town may make part of Front Street a one-way road

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 8:00PM

Town of Coupeville officials have yet to make a firm decision on how to deal with a small landslide on Front Street, but action may be taken next month.

Historic cottage faces collapse

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 10:00PM updated Apr 24, 2014 at 6:44AM

A unique cable system is pretty much the only thing preventing a small, historic building on Coupeville’s famed Front Street from falling into the water below.

Cougars bounce by Wolves | Soccer

  • Apr 24, 2014 at 9:48AM

Sometimes the ball just doesn't bounce your way. The Coupeville High School soccer team played Lakewood even up Tuesday, April 22, at Mickey Clark Field, but the score board displayed a 3-0 Cougar win.

Wolves play Tigers tough before falling 3-1 | Softball

  • Apr 24, 2014 at 10:19AM

First-place Granite Falls scored twice late to slip by the scrappy Coupeville High School softball team 3-1 Tuesday, April 22, on the Wolves' diamond.

Coupeville loses to South Whidbey, Granite Falls | Tennis

  • Apr 24, 2014 at 12:06PM

Visiting South Whidbey remained at the top of the Cascade Conference tennis standings by defeating Coupeville 5-0 Tuesday, April 22, then host Granite Falls moved ahead of the Wolves with a 4-3 win Wednesday, April 23.

Repeat performance as Wolves lose to Tigers | Baseball

  • Apr 24, 2014 at 1:00PM

Coupeville High School baseball coach Willie Smith is starting to feel like Bill Murray's character in "Groundhog Day."

Fields scores 23 in back-to-back matches | Girls golf

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 8:18AM

Coupeville High School's lone golfer, Christine Fields, finished with 23 Stableford points in her last two matches.

Wolves get wins at Cedarcrest | Track

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 11:51AM

The Coupeville High School boys and girls track teams each picked up a win in a four-team meet at Cedarcrest Thursday, April 24.

Opporunities slide by as Wolves lose | Softball

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 11:00AM

Leaving 10 runners stranded, the Coupeville High School softball team came up one run short in a 5-4 loss at South Whidbey Thursday, April 24.

Former CHS student dies in shooting: Moment of silence planned at Homecoming football game

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 11:37AM

A former Wolves football player was shot and killed in Oak Harbor Saturday. Adam Garcia was just 21 years old.

Scarecrow is still on the move | Where's Ebey?

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 11:44AM

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. One entry per person, per location for the chance to win a prize!

CHS celebrates Homecoming with parade Friday

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 1:00PM

Coupeville High School students are building their Homecoming spirit this week.

Fragrance is more than a pretty smell | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 1:00PM

If you favor certain plants because of their fragrance, you’re not alone. There are billions and billions of little pollinators in the world who agree with you.

Thanks to all who celebrated WEAN | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 2:00PM

Editor, Whidbey Environmental Action Network wants to thank all who participated and contributed to a very successful, fun for all “WEANFest: Celebrating 25 years of Protecting Our Native Biodiversity.”

Caller reports man in car watching business | Blotter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 2:00PM

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

Smith seeks another term in state legislature

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 2:00PM

State Rep. Norma Smith does not like to be given bad information. When she was told that design flaws on working state ferries were not a issue, she was frustrated that the opposite was true.

Coupeville pumpkin races ‘wildly successful’

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 3:00PM

Sunday’s Pumpkin Races were “wildly successful,” according to event organizer Vickie Chambers.

Torchlight Parade takes over downtown Saturday

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 3:00PM

Masses of ghouls and goblins will take to the streets Saturday for the annual Halloween Torchlight Parade.

Ghostly tours haunt downtown

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 5:00PM

After leading four ghost walks through downtown Coupeville over the weekend, Rebecca Robinson physically was feeling spent.

Nov. 4 election endorsements | Opinion

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 6:00PM

The results of the Nov. 4 general election will have real implications on Central Whidbey. Candidates for a series of local and state races, as well as one U.S. Congressional seat, met with the editors of Whidbey Island’s community newspapers to share their platforms and answer some tough questions.

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