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Skagit Valley College Dean of Arts and Sciences’ dissertation earns Washington’s Education Research Award for Outstanding Dissertation

Posted on May 24, 2018

Skagit Valley College is pleased to announce that Dr. Gabriel Mast, SVC’s Dean of Arts and Sciences, has received notification that his doctoral dissertation, “Institutional Effects on Community College Completion: An Analysis of Washington State’s Community College System,” has earned the … Continue reading

Children and Parents need your Help Today

Posted on May 24, 2018

United Way of Skagit County   Donate Now WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT TODAY! Healthier families make for well prepared,  ready-to-take-on-the-world children.   By May 30th we are going to raise $5,000 more for meaningful programs that support families with young children.  … Continue reading

HealthQuest Programs Provided by Skagit Regional Health

Posted on May 24, 2018

Cholesterol/Diabetes, Vitamin D and Bone Density Screenings Full Lipid Profile plus Glucose: 10-12 hour fast required, water and prescribed medications only, no coffee or tea. No alcohol 24 hours prior. Fee: $29 Vitamin D: Fasting is not required. Fee: $49 … Continue reading

City of Mount Vernon Mayor Jill Boudreau schedules Mayor’s Coffee Hours for June 2018

Posted on May 24, 2018

City of Mount Vernon Mayor Jill Boudreau has scheduled Mayor’s Coffee Hour on the following dates in June: – Friday, June 8, 10:00 a.m., Mount Vernon Police/Court Campus, 1805 Continental Place – Friday, June 15, 10:00 a.m., Fire Station 2, … Continue reading

Leadership Skagit TEAM INSPIRE Adds Pop-Up Planetarium to Children’s Museum Programming

Posted on May 24, 2018

The Children’s Museum of Skagit County has 11,000 square feet of hands-on learning space that is teeming with exhibits, activities and interactive opportunities for kids of all ages. The non-profit organization was chosen as a community partner for an EDASC … Continue reading

EDASC Weekly Update May 22

Posted on May 23, 2018

Week of May 22, 2018   Are you reading this as a forwarded email? Sign up for our weekly and monthly newsletters!   EDASC Golf Tournament is in Full Swing! Join us for EDASC’s 31st Annual Golf Tournament on July 20! This is … Continue reading

SICBA Honors Members at Annual Awards Banquet

Posted on May 22, 2018

The Skagit/Island Counties Builders Association held its Annual Awards Banquet at Greenfield Farm & Gardens in Anacortes on May 17, 2018 to honor the accomplishments of its members during 2017.  The following award winners were voted on by SICBA members; … Continue reading

Opus Bank Expands its Los Angeles Commercial Banking Team

Posted on May 22, 2018


Andeavor’s 24th Annual March Point Run & Walk – Saturday, June 23, 2018

Posted on May 22, 2018

Come out and join the fine folks at Andeavor for another fun-filled March Point Run and Walk.  This year’s event will feature competitive and casual runners from across the region.  Family fun is a mainstay at this event.  Enjoy the … Continue reading

Community Action celebrates two great board members ending their term of service

Posted on May 21, 2018

We want to thank Scott Holley, CEO of Eddyline Kayaks, for his extraordinary volunteer work with Community Action since moving to Skagit County six years ago. Scott came to us first in 2012 as a volunteer, then became a board … Continue reading