Coupeville


Port to fill new executive assistant position

Port of Coupeville commissioners approved a job description for an “executive assistant,”…

Mayor to give state of the town address Sept. 19

It’s been a busy year for Town of Coupeville staff, and as…

AED installations aid in community preparedness

Citizens in Coupeville are more prepared in the event of a cardiac…

Wharf donation box ravaged by thieves twice

A community group raising money for the Coupeville Wharf is about halfway…

Registration open for Harvest Relays

Gifts from the Heart Food Bank and the Coupeville Farmers Market are…

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Fort Casey offering day of family fun

Fort Casey State Park is offering a day of family fun Friday,…

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Filmmakers scouting locations on ‘magical’ Whidbey

When he was scouting locations for his new project, “Laketown,” Whidbey Island…

Port imposing $150 bad boater fee

Commissioners for the Port of Coupeville passed a resolution adopting a $150…

Town starting competitive 2 percent process

The way Coupeville distributes its 2 percent lodging taxes will now officially…

Water system unknowns alter town update plans

Due to unknowns with its water system, the Town of Coupeville is…

Public asked to help develop vision for port

Ideas came in abundance Tuesday from a small group of community members…

Coupeville High School honor roll

The following Coupeville High School student made honor roll for second semester:…

  • Aug 1st, 2017

Coupeville Middle School honor role

The following Coupeville Middle School students made honor roll for second semester:…

  • Jul 28th, 2017

Land Trust protects forest land off Broadway

Whidbey Camano Land Trust closed on property off Broadway Street and Black…

Firefighter’s legacy on Whidbey still felt today

Robert Spinner, 50, a founding member of Whidbey Island Professional Firefighter’s Association,…

Port director gets $10K benefits hike

After approximately two months on the job, Port of Coupeville Executive Director…

Port wants public’s help with comp plan update

Port of Coupeville is asking the public for input as it updates…

Field School celebrating 10 years with focus on Pratts

The public has an opportunity to help preserve a bit of Central…

Lighthouse beacon turning again after 14 years

A piece of history is back in working order at Admiralty Head…

Online rental sites reshaping Whidbey’s lodging industry

Every September, Whidbey Island Center for the Arts officials are faced with…

Town road plan includes overlay projects this year

Town of Coupeville approved its Six Year Transportation Improve-ment plan that highlights…

Lions garage sale this weekend

Unpacking for the annual Coupeville Lions Club Garage Sale is a bit…

Coupeville schools petition state for additional $400k

Coupeville School District is asking the state superintendent’s office for $400,000 to…

Coupeville hires middle school principal

Several staff members are coming and going at the Coupeville School District…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Town Council approves new sign code

After months of work and review, Coupeville Town Council last week approved…

Town looking to open 2 percent fund application process

The application process for 2 percent funds will be more open and…

Jacob Ebey House in need of additional volunteers

The docent program at the Jacob Ebey House is in dire need…

  • Jun 20th, 2017

Salute to Coupeville’s Class of 2017

Clay Reilly gave so many hugs after the graduation ceremony at Coupeville…

Fire station tours to give public a glimpse of proposed renovation

Ed Hartin can talk for hours about the improvements that Central Whidbey…

Public invited to ham radio operator’s Field Day June 24-25

Whidbey Island ham radio operators will be among thousands nationwide to switch…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Permits moving along for school grandstand construction

Coupeville Town Council approved a Conditional Use Permit for the school district…

Coupeville cancer survivor focuses on living life to fullest

She started her speech with an apology. Dawnelle Conlisk was sorry about…

Camp Casey serving up tours of Colonel’s House

On a recent tour of the Colonel’s House, it wasn’t hard to…

Introducing Coupeville High School’s Top 10

Growing up together in a small, rural town, students at Coupeville High…

Out of the ashes, Smith farm operating

On an early afternoon in late May, Alanah Lawrason stood in a…

Town, Lions dedicate renovated kitchen shelter

Members of the community gathered Wednesday to celebrate and dedicate the renovation…

Cove Cafe owner’s menu a mix of passion, creativity

For Michele Lynn, opening The Cove Cafe is as much an adventure…

Captain’s heroics saves Suva from rocks

After a harrowing ordeal Tuesday, Mark Saia arrived home around midnight and…

Town to resubmit grant for community green

Coupeville Mayor Molly Hughes will modify and resubmit an application for a…

Retirements leave Coupeville schools with big void to fill

Dave Ebersole started to count the years in his head then realized…