Skagit County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Skagit County, WA. (Page 10)

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  1. Man in twin sisters' vehicular homicide case can driveRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... but just for work. The 53-year-old Oak Harbor man may drive only in connection with his job as a roofer in Skagit County and Whidbey Island. The Washington State Patrol says his pickup truck crossed the centerline of Highway 20 on Oct. 31 and hit a ...


  2. Washington witness reports 'huge ball of light' hovering near I-5Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 |

    ... what I had seen and the proximity of the vehicles to the sighting location." Burlington is a city in Skagit County, WA, population 8,388. Washington has a current UFO Alert Rating of 4 with a higher than average number of recent reports nationally. ...


  3. OCR Settles Potential HIPAA Violations with County Government for $215,000Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... regardless of size, must safeguard the privacy and security of patient information in compliance with HIPAA. Skagit County, Washington, located in Northwest Washington with approximately 118,000 residents, agreed to settle potential violations of ...


  4. One-Woman Army: Volunteer arranges relocation of 10 VOA cabins for veterans' retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Monica Bertollini, a 5 foot-1-inch, 94-pound powerhouse from Skagit County, is a woman who knows how to get things done.


  5. Diving into the 'Shark Tank'.... Deming family brings honey product to popular TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... chain in the Northeast. That led to spurts of production. At one point the company, which has a facility in Skagit County, had to make more than 10,000 jars in four days. "It was crazy, as we (Henry, Denise and Henry's dad, Tom Roberts) put together ...


  6. Video Production Workshop online and in personRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    A three-part video production workshop begins March 13 in Mount Vernon through the Economic Development Association of Skagit County .


  7. Whatcom County home sales up slightly in FebruaryRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... were sluggish. Last month 4,196 homes and condos sold, down less than 1 percent compared to February 2013. In Skagit County 103 homes and condos sold last month, up from 90 in February 2013. Bellingham Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity ...


  8. Gourmet grain meccaRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | HeraldNet

    Bread lab resident baker Jonathan Bethony McDowell confers with visiting chefs Adam Kaye and Devin McDavid from New York's Blue Hill restaurant on Feb. 20 at the WSU extension center's bread lab in Mount Vernon.


  9. Three-step fix for ferry system | As I See ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    As a frequent ferry commuter myself, I share the frustration other riders have with the inconsistent and uneven service.


  10. Millions in tax dollars at stake as Whatcom oil refineries dispute property taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... BP senior tax representative Gavin Russo argued that if Whatcom County used the same formula that Skagit County uses to assess its own refineries, BP's assessment would be about $710 million, not $975 million. Furthermore, Russo's appeal states, the ...


  11. New Hannegan farm and garden store focused on sustainable livingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... which offers certified organic and non-genetically modified feed for poultry. The store also offers feed from Skagit County's Conway Feeds. Later this spring the Yorks plan to have two greenhouses in place, providing demonstrations on growing ...


  12. Snow chances mainly north this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Light snow will fall with some occasionally heavier snow possible in Whatcom County, higher elevations of Skagit County and the San Juans. Right now, while accumulating snow is likely across the north, snowfall amounts are likely to wind up lower ...


  13. Anglers can head east for early-season troutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Can't travel east of the Cascades? Look for action to build this month when state Fish and Wildlife plants some Puget Sound area lakes with trout, including: Cranberry and Lone in Island County; Alice, Angle, Beaver, Green, Meridian, Rattlesnake, Sawyer and Steel in King County; Grandy in Skagit County; and Ballinger, Blackmans, Cassidy, Chain, ... (more)


  14. Public works director interviews set for FridayRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | The Daily Courier

    ... in the private sector, including with is own firm. * Henry Hash, the current director of public works in Skagit County, Wash. Hash also lists experience as director of resource management agency/director of transportation with Tulare County, Calif., ...


  15. Sex offender from Denver reported in Cheney, Wash.Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    He has previous arrests in Washington for child rape in 1991 in Snohomish County and attempting to sexually assault a hitchhiker in 1996 in Skagit County.


  16. ALERT: Sex Offender Who Fled Colorado Reportedly Spotted In CheneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... for child rape in 1991 in Snohomish County and attempting to sexually assault a hitchhiker in 1996 in Skagit County. He also cut off a GPS bracelet in 2009 in Washington. Hartwell is described as white, 6-foot-2, weighing 205 pounds with blue eyes. ...


  17. Police: Felon kidnapped his baby, threatened to kill girlfriendRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | KOMO News

    ... refused to pull over. Once the suspect arrived at the Burlington residence, he was arrested and booked into Skagit County Jail for investigation of assault, eluding police, felon in possession of a firearm and custodial interference. He also has a ...


  18. The Navy is between a rock and a hard placeRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | Whidbey News-Times

    ... the outlying areas of San Juan Island, Orcas, Lopez, La Conner and other now heavily affected places such as Skagit County. Also, are the Growlers traveling to El Centro, China Lake, or San Diego, Calif., where they really belong? We have proof of ...


  19. Clean Green fee to double in April; opens for season this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... full council for consideration. Yard waste collected at the transfer station is processed and then hauled to Skagit County to be turned into compost. The station reopens for the season Saturday, March 1 - and the fee will stay at $5 a load before ...


  20. Whatcom County home values up 2.4 percent in fourth quarterRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... jumped 10 percent in the fourth quarter, slightly higher than the third quarter year-over-year increase. In Skagit County, home values appreciated 7 percent in the fourth quarter. The Federal Housing Finance Agency uses home purchases and refinance ...