Stories tagged: Skagit Valley
Sun., May 20, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
Elk are easy to spot against the green backdrop of the Skagit Valley, where much of the resident North Cascades elk herd that has grown to an estimated 1,600 is …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
Lee and Fletcher, co-founders of Washington Abnormal Research Network, or WARN, are paranormal investigators focused primarily on activity in Skagit and Whatcom counties.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 10:23 a.m.
Skagit County reached no new conclusions in the final environmental impact statement it released Monday for a project proposed at the Tesoro Anacortes Refinery at March Point.
Sun., May 14, 2017, 6 a.m.
The Skagit Valley’s proximity to bustling cities brings the pressures of development to the doorstep of farmers.
Sun., May 14, 2017, 5:45 a.m.
The Skagit Valley’s roughly 450 acres of tulips represent 75 percent of U.S. commercial production. About 300,000 people visit the fields during the month-long annual tulip festival in April. Those …
Sun., April 30, 2017, 7:43 p.m.
The overcast weather Saturday didn’t stop visitors from hundreds, and even thousands, of miles away from attending the second-to-last weekend of the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival.
Sun., March 26, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
The tulips are set to bloom on time for the 34th annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, which runs during the month of April.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
After taking part in a training Friday morning, members of the Mount Vernon Police Department’s Police Tactical Operations team headed over to Skagit Valley College for snacks and refreshments – …
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 9:52 a.m.
A heavy police and fire presence is expected at Cascade Mall today, but people should not be alarmed, officials said. The mall, Macy’s and the city of Burlington are hosting …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 8:42 p.m.
Past shooting at Burlington, Wash., mall doesn’t slow shoppers from taking on Black Friday.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 7:05 p.m.
The suspect in the fatal shooting of five people in a Washington state mall has agreed to waive his right to a speedy trial.
Fri., June 24, 2016, 12:06 p.m.
Immigrant advocacy organizations in Skagit County spoke out Thursday against the Supreme Court’s 4-4 ruling on President Obama’s expansion of deferred deportation programs, saying it dashed the hopes of many …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 8:17 a.m.
A 43-year-old Concrete man died Sunday after accidentally shooting himself in the face with what he thought was an unloaded gun.