Stories tagged: Skagit County
Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 2:14 p.m.
A former Skagit County sheriff’s deputy has pleaded not guilty to charges that he stole money from a fund for police dog training.
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
A former Skagit County Sheriff’s deputy has been indicted on federal charges of using Pacific Northwest Police Detection Dog Association funds for his own benefit.
Tue., July 31, 2018, 7:48 p.m.
From Samish Island to the Skagit River delta, marine shorelines in Skagit County will likely see about 2 feet of sea level rise by 2100, according to a study released …
Sat., July 7, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
Skagit County officials in northwestern Washington have a new resource to help plan for potential big waves caused by large earthquakes along the West Coast.
UPDATED: Sun., June 17, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
With 10 overdose deaths in Skagit County this year – at least six of which the Skagit County Coroner’s Office suspects may be fentanyl-related – the drug wreaking havoc throughout …
Sun., May 27, 2018, 10:32 a.m.
Cristian Alexander Quijas, 16, pleaded guilty as an adult Thursday to second-degree murder.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
The Skagit County Board of Commissioners is seeking help from the Army Corps of Engineers to prevent further erosion along the Skagit River after it reached its highest level since …
Mon., July 17, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
A judge has set bail at $2 million each for a man and woman being held in an arson that killed two children and injured their parents and one other …
Wed., July 5, 2017, 9:02 a.m.
A brown marmorated stink bug, an agriculture pest that has devastated crops for a decade on the East Coast, has been captured in Skagit County for the first time.
UPDATED: Tue., July 4, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
A brown marmorated stink bug, an agriculture pest that has devastated crops for a decade on the East Coast, has for the first time been captured in Skagit County. The …
Tue., June 27, 2017, 8:33 a.m.
A Skagit County resident has contracted hantavirus, according to Skagit County Public Health on Monday.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
The 20-year-old Oak Harbor man charged with five counts of aggravated murder for the Sept. 23 shooting at Cascade Mall did not enter a plea Thursday in Skagit County Superior …
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 9:58 a.m.
Documents released Tuesday by the Skagit County Prosecutor’s Office reveal the man suspected of killing five people in the Macy’s store at the Cascade Mall asked a gun shop employee …
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 7:21 a.m.
Cascade Mall shooting suspect Arcan Cetin will remain in the Skagit County Jail on a magistrate’s warrant that has been extended until Jan. 6.
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016, 9:32 p.m.
Investigators are continuing to piece together the events surrounding the Sept. 23 shooting at Cascade Mall that claimed the lives of five people.
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 8:22 p.m.
Authorities are looking for the gunman who shot two people at a mall north of Seattle. The Washington State Patrol said on Twitter that two people were injured Friday evening …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
Public hospitals must provide abortions on-site if they also offer maternity services, a Washington state judge said Tuesday.
Sat., May 25, 2013
Though many area bridges rate poorly on national standards of structural integrity, safety precautions make a collapse unlikely, city and county engineers said Friday. “One of the reasons this is …