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  1. Lawmakers looking to toughen law against distracted drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | North Kitsap Herald

    ... state in better position to garner federal funds for enforcing the distracted driving law. Rep. Dave Hayes (R-Camano Island), a patrol sergeant with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office, has been approached to sponsor the bill, or a version of it. ...

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  2. Keeping it wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | HeraldNet

    The Kristoferson family of the Kristoferson Farm on Camano Island has been named this year's Wildlife Farmer of the Year for the state of Washington by the Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Conservation Commission. Though the farm is known mostly for its zip-line tours, the award recognizes conservation efforts on the 231-acre property.

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  3. Camano Island zip line purveyors also family farm stewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | KOMO News

    A Camano Island family that runs a popular zip-line tour has earned another kind of recognition. The Kristoferson family has been named Washington Wildlife Farmer of the Year by the Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Conservation Commission.The award is for their conservation efforts on the family's 231-acre property.

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  4. Keeping it wild: Camano family stewards farm for 6 generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... out in gold script. Their great grandfather, a Swedish immigrant from a family of dairy farmers, bought the Camano Island farm and a dairy that has since been sold. Barns went up in 1914, including the building now used as a reception area for ...

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  5. Front Porch: Reminder to recycle treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... available online at www.escc.edmondswa.gov under Exchange Programs in the left hand menu. New Year's ball on Camano Island: The Camano Center is hosting its annual Black & White Ball on New Year's Eve. The event runs from 8 p.m. to midnight on Dec. ...

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  6. YMCA at last purchases land for center in StanwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... lessons, competitions and open swims. Volunteers realized a pool wasn't the only thing needed in Stanwood and Camano Island. For two years, they've put on family programs. Stanwood-Camano YMCA director Dawne Wentworth, hired in August , calls it ...

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  7. IT board sees new members appointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | South Whidbey Record

    ... agency. She pointed out that the new board won't have any representation from unincorporated South Whidbey or Camano Island. The Oak Harbor Council voted this month to replace Dudley with Councilman Rick Almberg in the new year. Some of the council ...

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  8. Winter is cheap and peaceful at cabins on Camano IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... They will walk around in a couple inches of water." Cama Beach State Park sits on the southwest shore of Camano Island, about an hour and 15 minute drive from Seattle or the Eastside. The main draw is the park's 33 cabins and bungalows, many so ...

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  9. Price Johnson is out; Hannold, Johnson appointed to Island Transit boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Whidbey News-Times

    ... agency. She pointed out that the new board won't have any representation from unincorporated South Whidbey or Camano Island. The Oak Harbor Council voted this month to replace Dudley with Councilman Rick Almberg in the new year. Some of the council ...

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  10. Winter is cheap, peaceful at cabins on Camano IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... They will walk around in a couple inches of water." Cama Beach State Park sits on the southwest shore of Camano Island, about an hour and 15 minute drive from Seattle or the Eastside. The main draw is the park's 33 cabins and bungalows, many so ...

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  11. Tougher distracted driving laws could be comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... machine and, if it's not used properly, you can be seriously hurt" he said. Representative Dave Hayes, R-Camano Island, has said he might be willing to put forward some legislation to change this. A representative for Hayes said he wasn't ready to ...

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  12. Stanwood district lays groundwork for a new high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... off so we can build a new high school without raising taxes,' Platt said. This year, people in Stanwood and Camano Island are paying $3.78 per $1,000 assessed property value for schools, according to the county assessor. That's $945 on a $250,000 ...

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  13. Whidbey birders count down to important eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | South Whidbey Record

    ... taking place Jan. 3 and stretching over much of South Whidbey up to Greenbank and even to the shores of Camano Island. The purpose of the Christmas Bird Count, which is in its 115th year, is to gain global data of bird populations to aid research ...

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  14. Camano girl, 15, in intensive care after fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... boy, 11, remained hospitalized in Seattle Monday, listed in satisfactory condition. Michael S. Rossner, 71, of Camano Island, died at the scene. Washington State Patrol troopers believe his sport utility vehicle crossed the centerline and collided ...

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  15. Briefs: New EvCC trustee appointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... Foundation. Camano farm wins statewide honor The Washington Association of Conservation Districts has named Camano Island's Kristoferson Farm the 2014 Wildlife Farmer of the Year for Washington State. The family-owned farm, known for its popular zip ...

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  16. Barefoot Bandit Documentary OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | AVweb

    ... Bandit Documentary premiered at the Friday Harbor Film Festival in Washington last month, not far from Camano Island where Harris-Moore grew up. According to the documentary, Harris-Moore's life of crime began at the age of seven and culminated in ...

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  17. Gun owners to make noise, maybe fury | Jerry CornfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Renton Reporter

    Today, Saturday, the Camano Island carpenter plans to be at the state Capitol alongside other gun owners angered by passage of the universal-background-check measure they view as an unlawful encroachment on their Second Amendment rights. He's coming to add his voice to the chorus of demonstrators at the 11 a.m. rally in Olympia and help ignite a conversation about keeping I-594 backers from advancing their gun-control agenda any further.

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  18. The anti I-594 backers reload | CornfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Kirkland Reporter

    Saturday, the Camano Island carpenter plans to be at the state Capitol alongside other gun owners angered by passage of the universal-background-check measure they view as an unlawful encroachment on their Second Amendment rights. He's coming to add his voice to the chorus of demonstrators at the 11 a.m. rally in Olympia and help ignite a conversation about keeping I-594 backers from advancing their gun-control agenda any farther.

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  19. Gun rights advocates rally at state capitol; civil disobedience expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Saturday, the Camano Island carpenter plans to be at the state Capitol alongside other gun owners angered by passage of the universal-background-check measure they view as an unlawful encroachment on their Second Amendment rights. He's coming to add his voice to the chorus of demonstrators at the 11 a.m. rally in Olympia and help ignite a conversation about keeping I-594 backers from advancing their gun-control agenda any farther.

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  20. 123K customers without power across Western WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Seattle Times

    About 45,000 Puget Sound Energy customers, 22,000 Tacoma Public Utilities customers, 56,993 Clark Public Utilities and 170 Seattle City Light customers are without power. All Camano Island residents are without power, according to Snohomish County Public Utilities District.

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