Skagit County Newswire (Page 6)

Skagit County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Skagit County, WA. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 915 in Skagit County, WA

  1. Lawmaker pitches vocational scholarshipsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    A proposed state program could provide grants for community college students to learn trades in high demand in rural areas.

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  2. Watch this fly-by of snow geese in Skagit CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    Kane and Claudia Hall, who lead a group called Canoe Street, LLC, have purchased the Dutch Village Mall in Lynden for $2.6 million. The mall in downtown Lynden is home to several stores and an iconic 72-foot windmill.

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  3. Illegal tree cutting at county park prompts investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Skagit Valley Herald reports the Skagit County Sheriff's Office and the county Parks and Recreation department are investigating after the tree stumps were found in Sauk Park and along the Cascade Trail east of Hamilton. Skagit County park ranger Shelby O'Malley says more than $14,000 in timber has been taken from the county park south of Rockport.

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  4. Random Skagit - Volume 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Random Connections

    ... forming a rather large sun break. Laura had an appointment in Bellingham, so I decided to head over to the Skagit County Museum in La Conner. I'd been wanting to visit for quite awhile, and this looked like a perfect opportunity. The museum wasn't ...

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  5. Someone is illegally cutting down trees at this Skagit County park - dozens of themRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    Dozens of trees have been illegally cut down since at least December at Sauk Park south of Rockport and along the Cascade Trail east of Hamilton, according to Skagit County park ranger Shelby O'Malley. Dozens of trees have been illegally cut down since at least December at Sauk Park south of Rockport and along the Cascade Trail east of Hamilton, according to Skagit County park ranger Shelby O'Malley.

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  6. Coroner rules on womana s death at Anacortes ferry terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    ... her Jeep Cherokee through a barrier and off a dock at the Washington State Ferries terminal at Anacortes. The Skagit County coroner has determined the cause of death for the woman whose vehicle plunged into the water last month at the Washington ...

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  7. Skagit County FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | Random Connections

    And the rains kept coming. We knew it would be wet when we moved to the Pacific Northwest, but I had no idea the extent of flooding that would occur.

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  8. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    WAZ001-503-504-506-507-509>517-555-556-558-559-567>569-060800- 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- Olympics-Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca- Western Strait of Juan De Fuca-North Coast-Central Coast- East Puget Sound Lowlands-Bellevue and Vicinity-Seattle and Vicinity- Bremerton and Vicinity-Cascades of Whatcom and Skagit Counties- Cascades of Snohomish and King Counties- Cascades of Pierce and Lewis Counties- 419 PM PST Mon Feb 5 2018 ...RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL HAS LED TO AN INCREASED THREAT OF LANDSLIDES IN WESTERN WASHINGTON... Soils remain saturated from recent heavy rain which has exacerbated soil moisture and instability.

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  9. Landslides, flooding close roads, highways in North SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Highway 9 is closed in both directions between Mount Vernon and Arlington, and crews say it will take hours to get the roadway reopened. The Highway 9 closure has thrown a huge monkey wrench into the morning commute for North Sound residents.

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  10. Accidental shooting kills soldier at Camp Rilea - Thu, 01 Feb 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Washington after about 50 cows were found dead on the property. The Skagit Valley Herald reported the Skagit County Sheriff's Office found the cattle carcasses were improperly disposed of after neighbors' complaints prompted a property search in Bay ...

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  11. Check out the progress at Waypoint ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    ... ski area's Panorama Dome. After years of effort, the entire 1,600-acre core of forested Blanchard Mountain in Skagit County will be protected from logging after legislators passed the state capital budget. Efforts are underway to rename the Harriet ...

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  12. More than 170 cows seized from farm north of Seattle - Thu, 01 Feb 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    Authorities have seized more than 170 cows from a farm in northwest Washington after about 50 cows were found dead on the property. The Skagit Valley Herald reports the Skagit County Sheriff's Office found the cattle carcasses were improperly disposed of after complaints from neighbors prompted a search of the property in Bay View early last week.

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  13. More than 170 cows seized from farm north of SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Columbian

    Authorities have seized more than 170 cows from a farm in northwest Washington after about 50 cows were found dead on the property. The Skagit Valley Herald reports the Skagit County Sheriff's Office found the cattle carcasses were improperly disposed of after complaints from neighbors prompted a search of the property in Bay View early last week.

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  14. Sharpes Corner on SR 20 to get rounder, saferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    It took over a decade, but improvements are finally coming to a dangerous section of state Route 20 near Anacortes in west Skagit County.

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  15. Will Nooksack River reach flood stage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    ... ski area's Panorama Dome. After years of effort, the entire 1,600-acre core of forested Blanchard Mountain in Skagit County will be protected from logging after legislators passed the state capital budget. Efforts are underway to rename the Harriet ...

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  16. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    WAZ001-503-504-506-507-509>517-555-556-558-559-567>569-291400- 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- Olympics-Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca- Western Strait of Juan De Fuca-North Coast-Central Coast- East Puget Sound Lowlands-Bellevue and Vicinity-Seattle and Vicinity- Bremerton and Vicinity-Cascades of Whatcom and Skagit Counties- Cascades of Snohomish and King Counties- Cascades of Pierce and Lewis Counties- 226 PM PST Sun Jan 28 2018 ...HEAVY RAINFALL ON MONDAY WILL LEAD TO AN INCREASED THREAT OF LANDSLIDES IN WESTERN WASHINGTON... Rainfall over the past 2 weeks has increased soil moisture to moderate levels across Western Washington.

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  17. More Washington cities sue drugmakers over opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Skagit County and three cities located within it are the latest jurisdictions in Washington state to sue drugmakers over the opioid crisis. Mount Vernon, Burlington and Sedro Woolley joined the county in filing a federal lawsuit in Seattle Friday against Purdue Pharma, Endo and Janssen, three of the primary manufacturers of prescription painkillers.

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  18. "Holy cow" -- check out the snow at Mt. Baker Ski Area this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    ... ski area's Panorama Dome. After years of effort, the entire 1,600-acre core of forested Blanchard Mountain in Skagit County will be protected from logging after legislators passed the state capital budget. Efforts are underway to rename the Harriet ...

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  19. Take a look at the new Nooksack Valley Middle School ahead of open house on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    ... ski area's Panorama Dome. After years of effort, the entire 1,600-acre core of forested Blanchard Mountain in Skagit County will be protected from logging after legislators passed the state capital budget. Efforts are underway to rename the Harriet ...

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  20. Dozens of dead cows found on farm north of SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Authorities say about 50 dead cows that had been improperly disposed of were found on a farm in northwest Washington. The Skagit Valley Herald reports after complaints from neighbors and an investigation by Skagit County Sheriff's Office Animal Control Officer Emily Diaz, the sheriff's office on Tuesday served a search warrant on the property in Bay View.

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