Skagit County Newswire

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  1. Developer buys property on 15th for $16.25 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Viewing Feed

    ... Selig has assembled three properties for the project. The sellers included Arthur and Cory Saulness of Conway, Skagit County; ACD Associates LLC of Ballard; and Sant-Bhan Enterprises of Everett. Commercial real estate brokers Jim and Ross Klinger of ...

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  2. The real bottom lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | HeraldNet

    ... enough scraping by without adding hefty gasoline bills and an extra 80-minute or so detour each way through Skagit County. The Seattle City Light route would have to do - not only for disaster workers but, in Skaglund's mind, the whole town. He and ...

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  3. Lovely La ConnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | HeraldNet

    ... see fabulous quilt shows and textile exhibits. From the Gaches, walk a few more blocks up the hill to the Skagit County Historical Museum , 501 S. Fourth St. Ask to see the easterly view of the valley from the main hall. On a clear day, you can see ...

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  4. Millions spent after Oso mudslide, but generosity can't be measuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | HeraldNet

    ... enough scraping by without adding hefty gasoline bills and an extra 80-minute or so detour each way through Skagit County. The Seattle City Light route would have to do - not only for disaster workers but, in Skaglund's mind, the whole town. He and ...

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  5. The real bottom line: Millions spent in Oso, but generosity can't be measuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | HeraldNet

    ... enough scraping by without adding hefty gasoline bills and an extra 80-minute or so detour each way through Skagit County. The Seattle City Light route would have to do - not only for disaster workers but, in Skaglund's mind, the whole town. He and ...

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  6. Lovely La Conner: Town charms visitors with museums, fine diningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | HeraldNet

    ... see fabulous quilt shows and textile exhibits. From the Gaches, walk a few more blocks up the hill to the Skagit County Historical Museum , 501 S. Fourth St. Ask to see the easterly view of the valley from the main hall. On a clear day, you can see ...

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  7. Manhattan Project park, Alpine Lakes add passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... measure expands the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area east of Seattle by 22,000 acres. It protects Illabot Creek in Skagit County, the 10-mile Pratt River and a segment of Middle Fork Snoqualmie River as Wild and Scenic. Hanford near Richland, ...

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  8. Washington Court Rules Against Landowners In Skagit Water Rights CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A judge ruled against a couple Tuesday after they sued for the right to drill a well and build a new home on their property in Skagit County. Snohomish County Superior Court Judge George Appel dismissed the case brought by property owners Richard and Marnie Fox.

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  9. Homeless for the holidays: Senior dog all alone after owner's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Examiner.com

    Little Luna was the beloved family member of a senior lady who lived in a retirement home, but after her owner's death, she's all alone this holiday season. Can you help Luna find a loving new home? She's waiting for her special someone in Skagit County, Washington.

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  10. Court Case Is The Latest Battle In Water Wars Of The Skagit RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... just trying to build a house. That's all we're trying to do," he said. "Let us move on with our lives." But Skagit County won't issue them a building permit. By doing so, the county says, it would be violating a rule established in 2001 that says ...

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  11. On a roll: More oil trains bring more safety worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | HeraldNet

    Now the crude oil trains are a familiar sight - and a source of anxiety for many people along the route. Every week, up to a dozen such trains skirt Puget Sound, each hauling more than 1 million gallons of Bakken crude from North Dakota and Montana.

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  12. Finishing touchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | HeraldNet

    Crews are scrambling this week to put the finishing touches on a $27 million, five-story hotel addition to Angel of the Winds casino, making beds, plugging in Keurig coffeemakers and fixing blemishes spotted with blue tape. Tribal elders will be the first to stay at the hotel Monday, other tribal members on Tuesday and then VIPs and other invited guests on Wednesday.

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  13. Stillaguamish Tribe puts finishing touches on new hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | HeraldNet

    Crews are scrambling this week to put the finishing touches on a $27 million, five-story hotel addition to Angel of the Winds casino, making beds, plugging in Keurig coffeemakers and fixing blemishes spotted with blue tape. Tribal elders will be the first to stay at the hotel Monday, other tribal members on Tuesday and then VIPs and other invited guests on Wednesday.

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  14. High winds through today with rain on Plateau | National Weather ServiceRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | PNW Local News

    ... SAN JUAN COUNTY-WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY-SOUTHWEST INTERIOR- WESTERN SKAGIT COUNTY-EVERETT AND VICINITY-TACOMA AREA- ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-HOOD CANAL AREA-LOWER CHEHALIS VALLEY AREA- WESTERN STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-EAST PUGET SOUND LOWLANDS- BELLEVUE ...

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  15. High winds are coming tonight: High potential for power outagesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | West Seattle Herald

    ... INTERIOR INCLUDING WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY...THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS...THE ADMIRALTY INLET AREA...AND WESTERN SKAGIT COUNTY. THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE FOR HIGH WINDS IN THE PUGET SOUND REGION AND SOUTHWEST INTERIOR...BUT THE OCCURRENCE IS LESS LIKELY ...

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  16. Baby found in dirty, unheated garage; couple arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... all, large, affluent, poor -- it's universal," Bowers said. She said the mother and boyfriend were booked into Skagit County Jail for investigation of criminal mistreatment and possession of heroin. Both are being held on $100,000 bail.

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  17. Couple arrested after baby found in filthy, unheated garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KOMO News

    ... large, affluent, poor - it's universal," Bowers said. She said the mother and boyfriend were booked into Skagit County Jail for investigation of criminal mistreatment and possession of heroin. Both are being held on $100,000 bail. Right, which is ...

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  18. La Conner Schools face nearly $400,000 shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Columbian

    ... Senate to offer the contributions, though it is not legally bound to do so. "I think any school district in Skagit County would be happy to be receiving that kind of commitment from any agency, let alone a tribe," Cladoosby said by phone Wednesday. ...

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  19. Darnell Dockett's Tweets From Jury Duty Are at Least Partially BogusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Phoenix New Times

    ... joking about a bald guy there. A Google image search shows that's a picture from a 2013 court case in Skagit County, Washington. I just walked in to another court room . Look at this guy ball spot.. He should be getting judged too!! #guilty ...

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  20. College Basketball: Peninsula men open Skagit tourney with win against TacomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... at nearby La Conner High School, had four points, two rebounds and an assist for Peninsula in his return to Skagit County. The Titans were lead by Tra'Von McCray who put up 15 points on 6 of 11 shooting. Jake Nelson had 12 points for Tacoma, all of ...

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