Group encourage everyone to get involved in discussion

Editor, This is an open letter to the Central Whidbey community. You may have heard of us: Coupeville Community Allies. We are a group of… Continue reading

What was produced last 22 years should be treasured

I come not to bury the Examiner, but praise it. I had a long, sometimes volatile relationship with the paper, working as a regular freelancer… Continue reading

Woodworker turns piles into possibilities

The voles that take up residence in the debris piles around the Pacific Rim Institute for Environmental Stewardship aren’t crazy about Robert Pelant’s latest project.… Continue reading

Tickets on sale for Coupeville Lions dinner, auction fundraiser

Tickets are on sale for the annual Coupeville Lions Club Scholarship Dinner and Auction. Proceeds from the event go to scholarships for Coupeville High School… Continue reading

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

Town of Coupeville is preparing to return nearly $70,000 in park impact fees and accumulated interest it collected over 10 years because its own code… Continue reading

Appraiser may determine fair rents at Greenbank Farm

Deciding fair market value for tenant rents at the Greenbank Farm may come down to a third party appraisal. After receiving requests from several tenants… Continue reading

Coupeville Lions recoginize Students of the Quarter

Coupeville Lions recently honored seniors Mitchell Carroll and Valen Trujillo as the club’s Students of the Quarter. Trujillo maintains a 3.92 GPA. She is in… Continue reading

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

At the end of a long email describing his team’s 34-29 win at Mount Vernon Christian Friday, Jan. 13, Coupeville High School girls basketball coach… Continue reading

Coupeville couple grateful for Central Whidbey Hearts and Hammers

As Arlene and Allen House have advanced in years, keeping up with the maintenance around their Coupeville home has grown increasingly challenging. Both are in… Continue reading

Wolves can’t catch a break / Boys basketball

Lady Luck, who has hidden from the Coupeville High School boys basketball team this season, was absent once again when the Wolves lost 54-49 at… Continue reading

Coupeville man facing child porn charges

A Coupeville man is facing more than eight years in prison for possessing more than 3,000 child pornography images and videos on his home computer,… Continue reading

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

Have you benefited from the Affordable Care Act? If so, Second District U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen wants to hear from you. Larsen and other Democratic… Continue reading

Coupeville couple has its hands full with hummingbirds

Charles and Ruth Hammer have never seen anything like the feeding frenzy taking place on the back porch of their Coupeville home this winter. Hummingbirds… Continue reading

Antonius Wilhelmus Imkamp:Born Sept. 19, 1926, in Beek, Limburg, NetherlandsDied Dec. 27, 2016 on Whidbey Island, WA

He is survived by his wife of 21 years, Mary Ann; his daughter Machteld Van Lennep of South Africa; his three sons Evert-Jan of Federal… Continue reading

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 worry: He’s no stranger to the area. Deputy Leif Haugen brings with him… Continue reading

Flu sufferers fill Whidbey Island waiting rooms

Flu is taking its toll on Island County with feverish people packing clinic waiting rooms, health care workers calling in sick and some school nurses… Continue reading

Fire victim ‘like family’

He hadn’t worked at Penn Cove Shellfish in a few years, but Phil Harris was still considered family at the company. And that family was… Continue reading

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 Phil Harris was still considered family at the company. And that family was… Continue reading

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

The basketball doubleheader between Coupeville and Sequim scheduled for tonight (Tuesday, Jan. 10) has been postponed until Monday, Jan. 30. Poor road conditions caused Sequim… Continue reading

House fire claims the life of Coupeville man

A Coupeville man perished Friday night in the third house fire in less than 48 hours on North and Central Whidbey. Central Whidbey Fire &… Continue reading