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  • Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    Blood DriveJUNE 17 (MON) AND AUG 12 (MON) IN STANWOOD 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (except 12 – 1 p.m.) Skagit Regional Clinics - Stanwood 9631 269th Street NW – mobile bus Pre-registration required by calling 1-800-398-7888.    Cooking and Nutrition: Exploring Fruits and Veggies at the Farmers Market Join us at the Arlington Farmer’s Market to learn ways to incorporate seasonal fruits and vegetables ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Events
    Monday, June 10, 2019
    BURLINGTON—Skagit Regional Airport welcomed its first international flight arrival on Monday, June 3rd.  The Lear 45 Jet was returning home to Burlington from the northern end of Vancouver Island, after delivering its passengers to BC.   US Customs & Border Protection agents were on hand to meet the aircraft and crew, through the Reimbursable Services Program that began at Skagit Regional ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Economic
    Friday, June 07, 2019
    Skagit Valley College’s Cardinal Craft Brewing Academy is pleased to announce that their Smokey the Beer Smoked Scotch Ale won a Silver Award in the Smoke Beer category at the 2019 North American Brewers Association International Beer Awards for Excellence in Brewing. The competition included over 1,900 entries and was held May 29-31 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Cardinal Craft Brewing’s win this year is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    You belong here! Open Enrollment for all students is going on now for Summer and Fall quarters at Skagit Valley College. Summer classes start July 1 and Fall classes start September 24.      Begin your college experience with us and save money on tuition by studying close to home. Or, start your new career with training in one of our workforce programs. In addition, Dual Credit programs, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    BURLINGTON--The historic World War II B-17 Bomber ’Sentimental Journey’ from the Commemorative Air Force Airbase Arizona will be at Skagit Regional Airport in June.  The public is invited to see this historic aircraft when it stops at Skagit Regional Airport from Monday, June 24* to Sunday, June 30, 2019 as part of the “Flying Legends of Victory Tour.”     After arrival, the aircraft will be ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    Stop the Bleed®: What Everyone Should Know to Stop Bleeding After an Injury During this free, hands-on training you will learn various ways to control life-threatening bleeding after an individual has sustained an injury from an everyday emergency, man-made or from a natural disaster. You will be given a list of items to create your own Stop the Bleed® emergency kit. The American College of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    The Skagit/Island Counties Builders Association held its Annual Awards Banquet at Greenfield Farm & Gardens in Anacortes on May 21, 2019 to honor the accomplishments of its members during 2018.  The following award winners were voted on by SICBA members; SICBA AWARDSBuilder of the Year:  Jay Roberts of Cascade Custom Homes & Design Inc (photo attached)Associate of the Year:  Dee Dee Swartz of ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    BURLINGTON, WA—May 18, 2019   The 2019 Little League season started with the addition of two new electronic scoreboards at the Skagit River Park baseball fields. Further improvements to the Skagit River sports complex baseball fields include two new scorekeeper booths and improved storage areas.   The scoreboards will be used for games and tournaments played on city-maintained fields.  “The ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
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