Chuck Posey, general manager for Frontier Building Supply, is no stranger to Coupeville. He lived just on the other side of Penn Cove for about 30 years and frequently shopped in town. - Megan Hansen photo

Frontier bringing jobs, business to Coupeville

  • Oct 7, 2015 at 2:00PM

Frontier Building Supply announced it is opening a Coupeville location and wants the community’s help in designing a store that residents will want.


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Report in wake of Island County Jail death calls for staffing increases, additional reforms

  • Oct 7, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Oct 8, 2015 at 6:41PM

Implementing an expert's recommendations for improving the operations of the Island County jail will come with a high price tag. However, many of the proposals in the report were implemented weeks or even months ago at a significant cost, according to Island County Sheriff Mark Brown.

Port of Coupeville changes lease terms for tenants

  • Oct 7, 2015 at 2:00PM

In a special meeting Friday, Port of Coupeville commissioners adjusted the terms for Greenbank Farm tenant lease negotiations.

Enrollment on upswing in Coupeville schools

  • Oct 7, 2015 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville School District is welcoming a positive surge in enrollment this fall. A count this month revealed 945 students, which halted a trend of declining enrollment and is the highest number of students in the school district since the 2011-12 school year.

Frontier confirms it will open Coupeville store

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 1:27PM

Representatives with Frontier Building Supply confirmed Friday the business will be opening a Coupeville location. The lumberyard signed lease paperwork Friday morning with Ken Hofkamp, who just purchased the former ProBuild and Lumbermen's lumberyard on Terry Road.

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