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Check here for the most current information released from Skagit County.
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THu, 08 March 2018 13:20:00 PST
Applicants sought for Central Skagit Rural Partial-County Library District Board of Trustees
The potential appointment to the Library Board of Trustees will be for a term of five years.

Tue, 06 March 2018 09:20:00 PST
Girders for Burlington Northern Overpass arriving March 8-16
This is a big milestone for the community.

Mon, 26 February 2018 14:30:00 PST
Influenza in decline in Skagit County
Skagit County Public Health has recorded a total of 652 cases of influenza, with 99 hospitalizations and three deaths.

Wed, 21 February 2018 12:40:00 PST
Temporary emergency detour open between Prevedell, Carpenter roads
Intended for local access only. The detour is not a designated county road.

Thu, 15 February 2018 14:22:00 PST
Second flu-related death confirmed in Skagit County
Skagit County Public Health received notification that the man, in his 30s, died in late January.

Thu, 15 February 2018 14:20:00 PST
County settles suit related to illegal recycling, retail operation on Cook Road
The Settlement requires BTI to stop conducting retails sales.

Tue, 30 January 2018 08:22:00 PST
2018 property tax information now available online
Property owners can expect to receive tax statements by mid-February.

Tue, 30 January 2018 08:20:00 PST
Board of Health approves proposed secure medication return ordinance
Similar to programs underway in Snohomish and Whatcom counties.

Thu, 11 January 2018 09:30:00 PST
Mon, 08 January 2018 15:00:00 PST
Skagit County Superior Court Commissioner Brian Paxton retiring January 31
Paxton served as Court Commissioner almost 12 years.