Press Releases


Skagit County Press Releases
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 13:23:16 PST
County media release regarding May 13-15 event by activists
The number of protestors is estimated in excess of one thousand.

Tue, 19 Apr 2016 10:23:16 PST
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 10:23:16 PST
Wed, 13 Apr 2016 16:21:16 PST
Skagit County to send out Presidential Primary ballots
To approximately 70,300 registered voters for Washingtons 2016 Presidential Primary

Fri, 08 Apr 2016 07:21:16 PST
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 10:25:16 PST
Guemes Island Ferry Operations Public Forum Meeting April 12, 2016
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Guemes Island Community Center

Fri, 11 Mar 2016 15:12:16 PST
City Light, PSE, Skagit, Whatcom Counties Collaborate on Dam Safety
March 16 Exercise Will Test Emergency Coordination

Fri, 11 Mar 2016 15:12:18 PST
Riquelme to be sworn in as Superior Court judge
Was appointed by Governor Jay Inslee to replace Judge Susan K. Cook

Fri, 04 Mar 2016 09:32:16 PST
Summit participants agree on 'housing crisis', express desire to see community-wide campaign
An overwhelming 98 percent of participants agreed that Skagit County is experiencing a housing crisis

Wed, 02 Mar 2016 09:57:16 PST
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 13:45:00 PST
Clean Samish Initiative Enters Spring Critical Period
Campaign to reduce water pollution from fecal coliform bacteria.

Fri, 19 Feb 2016 13:15:00 PST
Become a Salish Sea Steward Volunteer and Make a Difference
The Skagit County Marine Resources Committee is offering FREE Training .

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:15:00 PST
Superior Court Judge Cook to retire March 1
After serving 20 years as Superior Court Judge.

Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:15:00 PST
Spotlight Film Festival continues with documentary
February 11 at Lincoln Theatre in Mount Vernon.

Wed, 13 Jan 2016 13:15:00 PST
Janicki to chair County Board of Commissioners
Commissioners rotate in the role of chair on an annual basis.

Mon, 04 Jan 2016 15:45:00 PST
New stormwater management code in effect
Endorsed unanimously the County Planning Commission in 2015

Mon, 04 Jan 2016 15:45:00 PST
Public Health brings documentary about American motherhood
Dark Side of the Full Moon at the Lincoln Theatre January 14 at 7 p.m.