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  1. New owners blending a few changes with tradition at Whatcom restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Bellingham Herald

    Kas' wife, Nora, is the chef at the restaurant, which offers a varied menu from southern shrimp and grits and rabbit pot pie to pizza and burgers. David Kas said in an interview with The Bellingham Herald this week that they spent time looking for restaurants in Seattle and La Conner before hearing about The Fork being for sale.

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  2. La Conner teachers approve contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | The Columbian

    ... the Burlington-Edison School District were to vote on a contract Tuesday. Results of the vote were not available. La Conner is the second of Skagit County's seven public school districts to have a contract with its teachers approved heading into the ...

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  3. Slog AM: Seattle Teachers Could Strike, We Could Have a Warmer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | The Stranger

    ... Highline and Everett have agreed to terms on new contracts. Some districts where a strike could be looming include La Conner, Mount Vernon, and Sultan. Negotiations are still ongoing for Arlington, Monroe, and Seattle. #KOMOnews ...

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  4. Study shows 2 feet of sea level rise likely for Skagit by 2100 - Tue, 31 Jul 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... and environmentally as well as the presence of waterfront infrastructure, particularly in communities such as La Conner and Anacortes. Sea level rise is occurring as a result of global climate change as warming ocean waters expand and ice melts. ...

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  5. Saving the Samish Island Flower FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Random Connections

    ... ked them so much that she started selling them. Soon she outgrew her property here and moved out to the flats near La Conner. Molly pointed out places where non-native cultivars were still

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  6. Marching on Samish Island Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | Random Connections

    ... eworks, then we rejoined Bill and Joan on their patio. We watched official shows across the water at Mount Vernon, La Conner, Swinnomish, and Anacortes. It was a great way to wind up the holiday.

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  7. La Conner enacts ban on distribution of plastic bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A town in northwestern Washington state has banned businesses from supplying customers with plastic bags. The Skagit Valley Herald reports the La Conner council enacted the ban Tuesday, prohibiting businesses within town limits from distributing the bags.

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  8. Local air museum closing its doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... state has banned businesses from supplying customers with plastic bags. The Skagit Valley Herald reports the La Conner council enacted the ban Tuesday, prohibiting businesses within town limits from distributing the bags. Authorities say one boy is ...

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  9. 91st annual Scripps National Spelling BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | KION 46

    ... by his father Thomas Warren after Henry successfully competed in the third round. Charity-Dakota Jordan, 14, of La Conner, Washington, flashes a heart with her hands after spelling her word correctly during the third round. Melodie Loya, 13, of ...

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  10. Prep track and field: St. George's sprinter Ashley Sande nears...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... time. She will be joined at state by eight teammates. Riley figures defending champ Northwest Christian (Lacey), La Conner and Asotin will be in the title mix with the Dragons. "It's going to take a lot of grit," Sande said. "We just all have to ...

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  11. Skagit Valley Tulip FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Random Connections

    ... sometime in the fall and each spring fields in the Skagit River Flats between the towns of Mount Vernon and La Conner burst into color. My first experience with the Tulip Festival was sometime in the mid-1990s. Laura and I had come out over spring ...

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  12. Random Skagit - Volume 5, A Visit from BubbaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Random Connections

    ... 20 was closed at the pass. A heavy mist with snow flurries caught us on the way back down. We took trips to La Conner and Houston joined us for an evening with the Bring Your Own Guitar crowd. We even took a stroll on the beach below our house, ...

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  13. China recycling policy impacting Skagit CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Connecticut Post

    In a Wednesday, March 21, 20018 photo, La Conner resident Nancy Lewis drops off her recyclables at the Skagit County Transfer Station off Ovenell Road in Mt Vernon, Wash. China has restricted what recyclables can enter it's markets.

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  14. He was driving a stolen car with plates boosted from another car. What could go wrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    A La Conner man was arrested late Saturday on car theft and other charges when a Bellingham Police officer noticed that the license plates on his car matched a stolen car report, officials said. Joseph Gustave Whitefield, 36, was being held Monday in Whatcom County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail, according to online jail records.

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  15. SENIORS' SCENE: Tulips, Spanish and prevention on agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Peace Arch News

    ... off your forms at the Kent Street Activity Centre front desk to be E-filed. On Tuesday, April 17 take a trip to La Conner and Mount Vernon for the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. The area comes alive with a brilliant display of colour with over ...

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  16. Here's how to maximize your experience at the 2018 Skagit Valley Tulip FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    We have a love affair with tulips, farmed by the hundreds of thousands in the Skagit River Valley between Mount Vernon and La Conner. When fields bloom, usually from late March to late April, zephyr-rippled seas of red, yellow and pink draw throngs of camera-toting tourists.

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  17. Turn a tulip festival tour into a good day of biking, hikingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Bend Bulletin

    ... a love affair with tulips, farmed by the hundreds of thousands in the Skagit River Valley between Mount Vernon and La Conner. When fields bloom, usually from late March to late April, zephyr-rippled seas of red, yellow and pink draw throngs of ...

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  18. Herea s how to maximize your experience at the 2018 Skagit Valley Tulip FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Tri-cityherald.com

    We have a love affair with tulips, farmed by the hundreds of thousands in the Skagit River Valley between Mount Vernon and La Conner. When fields bloom, usually from late March to late April, zephyr-rippled seas of red, yellow and pink draw throngs of camera-toting tourists.

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  19. Thai, Slides, and DrumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Random Connections

    ... and food experiences. Here's a quick rundown of the day Laura wanted to see more of the daffodils. We headed into La Conner for lunch at our favorite BBQ place, then out across the flats. Since I've photographed these fields many times, I decided ...

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  20. La Conner Daffodil FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Random Connections

    Of all the crops grown in the Skagit Valley, flower bulbs are the most dramatic. The first tulips were grown and sold on Samish Island in the early 1900s, then operations were moved to the flats between Mount Vernon and La Conner.

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