Don’t let root weevils carve up your hard work | Sowin 'n' the trowel

  • Today at 5:23PM

If you’re looking for a low maintenance, low growing perennial that likes both full sun and shady gardens, Bergenia might do the trick.


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Rock-Speak: Off, on, up and down the island | Rockin' a Hard Place

  • Today at 5:22PM

Over the years, we Whidbey dwellers have developed our own language. Let’s call it Rockish. It usually consists of a phrase or two mingled into common America-speak, which itself is derived – some would say deteriorated – from the Queen’s English.

Town should consider using bond dollars for green parking | Opinion

  • Today at 5:21PM

Parking always becomes a topic of conversation before, during and after any major event in Coupeville.

With climbing roses, go with wider, not taller | Sowin 'n the trowel

  • Mar 11, 2015 at 2:27PM

Yes, I know we have more winter to endure, but my daffodils haven’t gotten the memo. Are yours blooming too? And are your baby slugs as happy about it as mine are? How about your hyacinths?

Hope to see all at levy info meetings | Opinion

  • Mar 11, 2015 at 2:20PM

On April 28, Coupeville School District will ask voters to approve a three-year capital projects levy to repair, improve, modernize and/or expand district facilities. The focus of the levy is specific and includes deferred maintenance at all three of the district’s schools and one expansion at the elementary school multi-purpose room.

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