Megan Hansen

Weekend’s Coupeville MusselFest draws record attendance

Clear skies and national promotion brought record crowds into Coupeville over the weekend.

Coupeville council calls Dudley visit ‘inappropriate’

Much to the chagrin of Coupeville Town Council, Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley publicly called for Bob Clay’s removal from the Island Transit Board Tuesday.

‘Haunting of Coupeville’ begins

Halloween is about more than candy and costumes in Coupeville this year.

Festival to celebrate ‘relaxing’ herb with art, music and fun

Visitors can bask in the relaxing aroma of Mother Nature’s healing herb during Lavender Wind Farm’s 11th Annual Lavender Wind Festival.

Man on motorized bicycle dies after being struck by SUV on Highway 20 | UPDATED

A man died Wednesday after he was struck by an SUV on State Highway 20 while trying to cross the road on a motorized bicycle.

Oak Harbor readies for the OHscars fund raiser

Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for its annual awards banquet later this month. Keeping with last year’s popular theme, The OHscars, the evening will be focused on comedies.

Expectations naturally high for Whidbey Island Kite Festival

Members of Whidbey Island Kite Fliers are crossing their fingers for decent winds this weekend. Why else? So they can fly kites. The club is hosting its 13th annual Whidbey Island Kite Festival 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 and Sunday, Sept. 22 at Camp Casey Conference Center. Festival coordinator Lisa Root said the event has something for just about everyone. “We try to make something for all different types of fliers,” she said.

Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival this weekend

Coupeville is gearing up for one of its biggest weekends of the year. The annual Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival is 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday along the historic town’s waterfront. A kickoff event is 7-10 p.m. Friday with a juried art gallery opening and wine reception at Coupeville Recreation Hall.

Coupeville Lions garage sale Saturday

Starting this week, Coupeville Lions are setting up what’s advertised as the “biggest and best” garage sale. It’s the club’s largest fundraiser of the year.