Holiday House preparing for season of giving

Volunteers are hard at work this week decorating and organizing for the annual Holiday House giving program, which opens Saturday. Having served 575 children in… Continue reading

Oak Harbor, Coupeville EIS meetings draw much different crowds

Navy public meetings held to inform the public may have resulted in attendees leaving with more questions than answers. Last week, Navy officials conducted a… Continue reading

Central Whidbey Fire & Rescue bond would fund station renovation, rig replacements

Central Whidbey fire district proposes bond to expand station, replace three aging apparatus

Festival association awards $31K in community grants

The Coupeville Festival Association awarded more than $31,000 in community grants last week to 10 organizations. Several of this year’s grants went to projects aimed… Continue reading


What would you like to see Town of Coupeville accomplish in 2017?… Continue reading

Falcons stop Wolves in rivalry game / Girls basketball

South Whidbey jumped on the host Coupeville High School girls basketball team early, outscoring the Wolves by 14 points in the first half, for a… Continue reading

Coupeville loses two over the weekend / Boys basketball

The Coupeville High School boys basketball team dropped a pair of games over the weekend, losing 48-37 at Klahowya in an Olympic League contest Friday,… Continue reading

Slow-starting Wolves recover to beat Chimacum / Girls basketball

Overcoming a shaky first half, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team defeated visiting Chimacum 41-28 in the Olympic League opener Wednesday, Dec. 7. The… Continue reading

Chimacum clips Coupeville in conference opener / Boys basketball

The Chimacum and Coupeville high school boys basketball teams took turns dominating quarters in the conference opener at Chimacum Wednesday, Dec. 7, and the Cowboys… Continue reading

Traces of firefighting chemical show in town well testing

Results from the Town of Coupeville’s independent testing of its water supply for Navy firefighting chemicals at Keystone and Fort Casey wells came back this… Continue reading

Rockin’ A Hard Place: Enjoying the beauty of nature’s holiday decorations

I hear a lot of folks on our Rock saying that, this year more than ever, they’re looking forward to Christmas. Maybe it’s because it’s… Continue reading

David R. Vaughan

David R. Vaughan of Coupeville passed away on Oct. 25, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Dec. 30 at Pacific… Continue reading

Coupeville’s resident Santa has a magical effect on people

Fire commissioner has spent three decades bringing joy to a community

Santa Mobile hits the streets Dec. 5

The Santa Mobile, orchestrated by Central Whidbey Fire & Rescue, will start its first of seven routes through Central Whidbey beginning Dec. 5.

Navy meetings on Growler EIS get underway

Navy officials are prepared for just about any questions citizens might have about plans to bring more EA-18G Growlers — and more noise — to… Continue reading

Coupeville defends title in Tip Off Classic / Girls basketball

Defending the crown it won in 2015, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team captured the Tip Off Classic in Friday Harbor this weekend. The… Continue reading

Sultan takes advantage of Wolves’ scoring droughts / Boys basketball

Two dry spells turned out to be the difference in Coupeville High School’s 47-36 boys basketball loss to visiting Sultan Friday, Dec. 2. The Wolves… Continue reading


What kind of new business would you like to see in Coupeville?… Continue reading

Fast start not enough to carry Wolves to win / Girls basketball

The Coupeville High School girls basketball team scored more points in the first quarter than the entire second half, and that helps explain the Wolves’… Continue reading

Blaine’s press pesters young Wolves / Boys basketball

The lack of experience of the Coupeville High School boys basketball team was evident in the Wolves’ season-opening lopsided losses Tuesday, Nov. 29. Coupeville returns… Continue reading