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 884 in Skagit County, WA

  1. Idaho State Police investigating fatal highway crash near Coeur d'Alene CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... it does not appear that drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash, and both drivers were wearing seatbelts. SKAGIT COUNTY, Wash. - A semi truck hauling a load of bananas overturned Sunday afternoon in Skagit County near Bow, Washington. Washington ...

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  2. Trial set for beach access disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Whidbey News-Times

    The Skagit County Superior Court has set Oct. 11 as the start date of a jury trial over whether Greenbank residents Joanne and Bruce Montgomery had the legal right to build a stone wall at the eastern end of Wonn Road, excluding the public from a historic beach access. The county sued the couple in 2013 in Island County Superior Court, seeking a judicial declaration that it, not the Montgomerys, owns the land extending from the eastern end of Wonn Road toward the water, including the piece on which the couple built their wall in 2008.

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  3. Sheriff: Man taking selfies with gun fatally shoots himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | KNDO

    ... his girlfriend were photographing themselves with the weapon on Sunday at a residence when he shot himself. Skagit County Sheriff's Office Patrol Chief Chad Clark says the woman reported that she and the man had taken photos with the gun several ...

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  4. Seattle Archdiocese settles 8 abuse cases for $9 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Seattle Archdiocese says it will pay just over $9 million to eight women who were sexually abused as children by a former priest in Whatcom and Skagit counties. The archdiocese said in a news release Wednesday that Michael Cody abused the girls between 1968 and 1974 at churches in Burlington, La Conner, Swinomish and Bellingham.

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  5. Citizen scientists sought to help study Whatcom, Skagit beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... ay 8, May 9, June 22, July 7, July 31, August 1 and August 2 at Fidalgo Bay Aquatic Reserve and other sites in Skagit County. Surveys typically take four hours.

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  6. Job training program for Whatcom high schoolers has open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    High school students interested in receiving training in high-demand jobs while earning high school and college credits can apply for the upcoming summer session and fall 2016 school year at Northwest Career & Technical Academy . The academy has scheduled a tour of its Mount Vernon campus at 2205 West Campus Place for 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 20. The campus serves students in both Whatcom and Skagit counties.

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  7. Ever Heard Of Xylene? It May Be The Next Big Thing For AnacortesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... the world's largest -- that would also ship a petrochemical to Asia for use in plastics manufacturing. Skagit County is holding a public meeting on the Tesoro project on March 31 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Anacortes High School. The county is taking public ...

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  8. Is Xylene The Next Big Thing For Anacortes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... the world's largest--that would also ship a petrochemical to Asia for use in plastics manufacturing. Skagit County is holding a public meeting on the Tesoro project on March 31 from 4 pm to 8 pm at Anacortes High School. The county is taking public ...

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  9. Wayne Kruse: Catch a rainbow, collect your swagRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... page. Prize lakes in Snohomish County are Bosworth, Echo, Ki, Martha in Alderwood Manor, Riley and Storm. In Skagit County, they are Heart, Sixteen, and McMurray. And no, you can't call the WDFW to find the lakes with the highest number of tagged ...

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  10. Things to do in Whatcom County for the week of March 31, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... Northwest, held from April 1-30 in Mount Vernon, Burlington, Sedro-Woolley, Anacortes and the fields of Skagit County. Every spring hundreds of thousands of people come to enjoy the celebration of spring as millions of tulips burst into bloom. ...

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  11. If it's April, head for blooming Skagit ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... if you venture beyond the display gardens and indoor displays. Pets aren't permitted at either garden. Skagit County farms produce more tulip, daffodil and iris bulbs than any other region of the United States. Colorful assortments of cut tulips are ...

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  12. Skagit Co. jail so overcrowded thousands of warrants unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    One North Sound county jail is so overcrowded that police can't arrest thousands of criminals. The Skagit County Sheriff's Office said there are between 7,000 and 8,000 unresolved warrants, and even with a new jail in the works, there is no quick fix.

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  13. Church Connection: Christ the King Community Church BurlingtonRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2016 | KWPZ-FM Lynden

    ... If you're unable to remember it, you can reset your password . If you are searching for a church home in Skagit County or surrounding areas - join us! The PRAISE 106.5 team will be at Christ the King Community Church - Burlington on Sunday, April ...

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  14. Police investigating after girl says she fought off kidnapperRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... searching with police dog teams and helicopters. They received assistance from the Washington State Patrol, Skagit County deputies and police from Stanwood and Arlington. The man was not found. The girl's father was away at the store when the ...

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  15. Archdiocese in Washington Settles 8 Abuse Cases for $9MRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Insurance Journal West

    ... the archbishop had received warning letters from priests before Cody was transferred from King County to Skagit County. The Archdiocese settled the day before the jury was scheduled to begin deliberations. "The evidence regarding Father Cody is ...

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  16. Ita s time for tulips: Get the inside scoop on Skagit County festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | HeraldNet

    The 33rd annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, www.tulipfestival.org , starts April 1, but if you're headed north to the valley for Easter, you'll see some beautiful colors in the fields. If you wait for April, visit by mid-month to see lots of tulips.

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  17. Seattle Archdiocese settles 8 abuse cases for $9 millionRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Seattle Archdiocese says it will pay just over $9 million to eight women who were sexually abused as children by a former priest in Whatcom and Skagit counties. The archdiocese said in a news release Wednesday that Michael Cody abused the girls between 1968 and 1974 at churches in Burlington, La Conner, Swinomish and Bellingham.

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  18. 8 women settle with Seattle Archdiocese for $9.1 million in priest sex-abuse casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... Of the eight women, Cody sexually abused six of them while he served at St. Charles Parish in Burlington, Skagit County, from 1968 to 1972. He abused the other two while he was assigned to Assumption Parish in Bellingham from 1972 to 1975, according ...

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  19. Seattle Archdiocese settles 8 abuse cases for $9 million - Wed, 23 Mar 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the archbishop had received warning letters from priests before Cody was transferred from King County to Skagit County. The archdiocese settled the day before the jury was scheduled to begin deliberations. "The evidence regarding Father Cody is ...

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  20. Idaho NewsRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Seattle Archdiocese says it will pay just over $9 million to eight women who were sexually abused as children by a former priest in Whatcom and Skagit counties. The Seattle Archdiocese says it will pay just over $9 million to eight women who were sexually abused as children by a former priest in Whatcom and Skagit counties.

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