Coupeville


Town trying to ‘wrap heads’ around ‘unprecedented’ event

As members of Coupeville Town Council approved their final comments for the…

Appraiser chosen to determine wharf, farm rental rates

The Port of Coupeville is hiring a Sedro-Woolley-based appraisal company to determine…

Businesses hosting Mardi Gras bash for schools foundation

A handful of Coupeville businesses are throwing a Mardi Gras bash. The…

Fort Casey State Park adds three new events in 2017

Though it’s tough to quibble with any view from Fort Casey State…

Lower property values from jet noise hurt port revenues, say commissioners

The Port of Coupeville joined a growing list of Central Whidbey entities…

Sex offender moves to Greenbank, sheriff’s office holding community meeting

A Level Two sex offender has moved to Greenbank and will be…

Port of Coupeville launching search for permanent director

The search is underway for a permanent executive director for the Port…

Museum archivist appointed to Historic Preservation Commission

Coupeville resident Sarah Aldrich was recently appointed to the Historic Preservation Commission.…

Greenbank Farm Wine Shop offers tastings, tales and tails

A mom and pop shop where daughter and dog call the shots

Local artist, author guides abstract journeys

It isn’t unheard of to find Mary Leonard onstage with a symphony…

Former port director seeking $120,000 for wrongful termination

Citing a state whistleblower law, a former executive director of the Port…

Farmers working to relaunch ‘Whidbey Island Grown’ campaign

At a time when innovative marketing ideas were taking root in surrounding…

Coupeville Community Allies holding EIS info meeting Monday

Editor, The Navy’s plan to dramatically increase Growler flight operations will significantly…

  • Feb 4th, 2017

Town takes hard stance against increased OLF flight operations

Safety, lack of resources and impacts to economy and way of life…

Town statement well reflects citizen needs

Editor, The Coupeville Town Council, along with Mayor Molly Hughes and our…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

Coupeville school board extends superintendent’s contract

Superintendent Jim Shank received an “excellent” annual review by the Coupeville School…

Town looking to hire building inspector

Town of Coupeville is looking to hire a part-time building inspector and…

Town’s annual Spring Clean Up Day changing day and location

Coupeville’s Spring Clean Up Day will get a new day and location…

Deputy honored for saving a life

Recently departed Coupeville deputy Bo Miller was honored Tuesday evening for actions…

Coupeville Elementary prepares to tackle ‘James and the Giant Peach Jr.’

Wendy Wasik couldn’t be more proud of her little earthworm. That’s the…

Friends of Greenbank Farm gaining momentum

Community members who love the Greenbank Farm are taking formal steps to…

‘Iowa farm girl’ devotes life to education

Onawa is a small rural town in western Iowa that has a…

Island County settles beach access lawsuit in 2-1 vote

In a 2-1 vote Tuesday, the Island County Board of Commissioners chose…

Farewell, Examiner. You taught me a lot about the Rock

It’s always tough to say goodbye to an old friend, especially one…

Examiner says ‘goodbye’ after 22 years

In May 1995 a group of community-minded journalists unveiled a special preview…

Group encourage everyone to get involved in discussion

Editor, This is an open letter to the Central Whidbey community. You…

  • Jan 22nd, 2017

What was produced last 22 years should be treasured

I come not to bury the Examiner, but praise it. I had…

  • Jan 22nd, 2017

Woodworker turns piles into possibilities

The voles that take up residence in the debris piles around the…

Tickets on sale for Coupeville Lions dinner, auction fundraiser

Tickets are on sale for the annual Coupeville Lions Club Scholarship Dinner…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

Town of Coupeville to refund nearly $70,000 in impact fees

Town of Coupeville is preparing to return nearly $70,000 in park impact…

Appraiser may determine fair rents at Greenbank Farm

Deciding fair market value for tenant rents at the Greenbank Farm may…

Coupeville Lions recoginize Students of the Quarter

Coupeville Lions recently honored seniors Mitchell Carroll and Valen Trujillo as the…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

Wolves’ all-around strong effort leads to win / Girls basketball

At the end of a long email describing his team’s 34-29 win…

Coupeville couple grateful for Central Whidbey Hearts and Hammers

As Arlene and Allen House have advanced in years, keeping up with…

Wolves can’t catch a break / Boys basketball

Lady Luck, who has hidden from the Coupeville High School boys basketball…

Coupeville man facing child porn charges

A Coupeville man is facing more than eight years in prison for…

U.S. Rep Rick Larsen seeking comments on Affordable Care Act

Have you benefited from the Affordable Care Act? If so, Second District…

Coupeville couple has its hands full with hummingbirds

Charles and Ruth Hammer have never seen anything like the feeding frenzy…

New deputy looking forward to being a part of community

There’s a new deputy patrolling the not-so-mean streets of Coupeville, but don’t…