Charlie Smith, left, and Jerry Helm, with Central Whidbey Fire & Rescue, and Mike Buxton of the Oak Harbor Fire Department, investigate a fire at Terry Mobile Park in Coupeville Thursday, Sept. 29, 2916 - Ron Newberry

Coupeville girl saved from burning home

  • Sep 29, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Sep 30, 2016 at 9:56AM

Residents of Coupeville’s Terry Mobile Park awoke to one of the worst imaginable scenarios early Thursday morning — the sound of a screaming child inside a burning building.


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Port of Coupeville fires executive director in surprise vote | UPDATED

  • Sep 29, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Sep 30, 2016 at 9:47AM

Commissioners for the Port of Coupeville voted 2-1 today to fire Executive Director Forrest Rambo, effective immediately.

No Coupeville ferry service Nov. 4-5

  • Sep 28, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Sep 30, 2016 at 8:12AM

The tall crane that’s been hovering over the Coupeville ferry landing in recent weeks is part of a seismic retrofit project designed to bring the structure up to standards in the event of a large earthquake.

Coupeville goblins gearing up for month-long Haunting

  • Sep 28, 2016 at 5:00PM

Groups and businesses in and around Coupeville are dusting off their ghouls and goblins in preparation for the annual Haunting of Coupeville celebration.

Town of Coupeville seeking new utility superintendent

  • Sep 28, 2016 at 4:00PM

Coupeville’s Wastewater Treatment Plant was recognized by the state Department of Ecology for the sixth year in a row for outstanding performance just as utility Superintendent Willy LaRue resigned from his position.

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