Coupeville


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…

Flu sufferers fill Whidbey Island waiting rooms

Flu is taking its toll on Island County with feverish people packing…

Fire victim ‘like family’

He hadn’t worked at Penn Cove Shellfish in a few years, but…

Coupeville man killed in fire ‘one of nicest guys you could ever meet’

He hadn’t worked at Penn Cove Shellfish in a few years, but…

Tonight’s Coupeville games with Sequim postponed / Boys, girls basketball

The basketball doubleheader between Coupeville and Sequim scheduled for tonight (Tuesday, Jan.…

House fire claims the life of Coupeville man

A Coupeville man perished Friday night in the third house fire in…

Coupeville grinds out win over Chimacum / Girls basketball

Putting together a gritty, blue-collar performance, the Coupeville High School girls basketball…

Coupeville edged in OT / Boys basketball

When wins are hard to come by, losing a close one can…

House fire claims the life of Coupeville man

A Coupeville man perished Friday night in the third house fire in…

Coupeville WhidbeyHealth meeting to address life-and-death decisions

Too many people leave too many painful life and death decisions to…

Coupeville paddler lands spot on Team USA senior dragon boat team

It’s not uncommon for Roberta Piercy to be on the water six…

Michael G. Frost: Oct. 2, 1950 – Dec. 31, 2016

Michael Gene Frost, 66, passed away Dec. 31, at WhidbeyHealth Medical Center…

  • Jan 6th, 2017

Coupeville continues conference streak with win over Redhawks / Girls basketball

A second-half surge carried the Coupeville High School girls basketball team to…

Poor shooting leads to loss for Wolves / Boys basketball

Struggling to take advantage of its scoring opportunities, the Coupeville High School…

Roehl continues to touch the lives of Coupeville student athletes

It’s a gift that keeps on giving. While this adage is usually…

Overstuffed and underfed: A holiday tale on the rock

As I think about all the great food and drink I consumed…

New 564 area code is coming to Whidbey and rest of region

Whidbey residents may see phone-related changes in the new year. Phone companies…

Letter: Hopes readers do their own fact-checking in 2017

Editor, Positive news you may have missed in 2016: From the BBC:…

  • Jan 4th, 2017

Langley mourns orcas with tears, candlelight vigil

Candles quivered and noses sniffled in Langley last Tuesday night during a…

  • Jan 4th, 2017

Troop helps Central Whidbey with after-Christmas cleanup

Now that Christmas has come and gone, Coupeville Boy Scout Troop 4058…

After 22 years, The Examiner will cease publication

In May 1994, I was one of the five people who founded…

Orcas Island runs by Wolves / Boys basketball

Although it had one of its best offensive nights of the season,…

Coupeville comes back to oust Orcas / Girls basketball

Ramping up its defensive pressure, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team…

Coupeville hosts annual Roehl Tournament / Basketball

The ninth annual Tom Roehl Roundball Classic was held Monday, Dec. 26,…