Stanwood, WASkagit Valley Herald

Area Briefly: Woman killed in Smokey Point

Woman found dead in Smokey Point, suspect arrested. A 23-year-old woman was found dead Friday morning in a house in the 400 block of 200th Street NW, between the Lakewood area of Smokey Point and the Silvana area. A person called 911 at about 9:30 a.m. to say that a...
Lynnwood, WAHeraldNet

Seattle woman dead after suspected DUI crash in Lynnwood

LYNNWOOD — A Seattle woman died after a suspected DUI-related car crash Monday evening on Highway 99. The woman, 35, was a passenger in a 1990 Toyota Corolla driven by a Marysville man, according to the Washington State Patrol. They were heading south on the highway just north of Highway 525 around 10:19 p.m. when the car crossed a concrete divider into northbound traffic, colliding with a 2017 Toyota RAV4 SUV.
Everett, WAq13fox.com

Deputies arrest rape suspect after standoff at Everett Motel 6

EVERETT, Wash. - A rape suspect has been taken into custody after barricading himself inside an Everett Motel 6. Deputies with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office were called to the motel on 128th Street SW just before 6 a.m. on Monday for reports of a sexual assault. When deputies arrived,...
Island County, WASkagit Valley Herald

Island County Sheriff’s Office: Boats adrift and aground

A caller said someone driving a silver VW Jetta was behind the grocery store looking into containers with a flashlight at 2 a.m. A vehicle prowl was reported on Lowell Point Road. Three dogs have been coming onto property on S. East Camano Drive. The dogs charged at the caller...
Burlington, WASkagit Valley Herald

Amazon building large distribution facilities in Burlington, Arlington

Skagit County will be the site of a new Amazon distribution facility, the Seattle-based e-commerce giant confirmed last week. The Burlington project, called “Project Cascade,” includes a 111,888-square-foot package transfer station and distribution facility and parking lot for 1,000 vehicles, according to public documents filed with Skagit County Planning and Development Services. Construction of the new facility is underway at Bay Ridge Drive south of Peterson Road, just east of Skagit Regional Airport.
Camano Island, WASkagit Valley Herald

Camano Island hosting soap box derby Saturday

The area’s popular soap box derby returns this weekend after COVID-19 put the brakes on last year’s event. Nearly 80 drivers will zoom down the two-lane track at speeds around 25 mph all day Saturday at Arrowhead Ranch on Camano Island. “I think everyone is excited to get back in...
Washington Statenorthcountyoutlook.com

M-PHS displays Tulalip Tribes flag

For possibly the first time the Tulalip Tribes flag was be flown with the U.S. flag and the Washington state flag at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. In a ceremony on June 7, Marysville school officials and Tulalip Tribal members gathered to raise the flag at the school. “This is a step...
Marysville, WAnorthcountyoutlook.com

Juneteenth event held in Marysville

Local organizations helped put together a Juneteenth celebration in downtown Marysville this year to help raise Black voices of the community. Juneteenth is a day often celebrated as the end of slavery in America. The official day is June 19, although Marysville organization Artists in Activism and Granite Falls organization...
Oregon StateKTVZ

Phay leads Pelzer Golf Oregon Open Invitational

BLACK BUTTE RANCH, Ore. (KTVZ) -- PGA Professional David Phay of Whidbey Golf Club (Oak Harbor, WA) is leading the Pelzer Golf Oregon Open Invitational after firing a first round score Tuesday of 65, 7-under par. He leads by two strokes over amateur Spencer Tibbits of Royal Oaks CC (Vancouver, WA).


Calling all fishers and crabbers. Summer is here and so is halibut and crabbing seasons. The WDFW is opening a lot of territory this year for some of our favorite pastimes. Perhaps, this is a result of our tough last year, where many people were cooped up. The resource numbers are up, allowing for more opportunities to get out there on water and land.
Arlington, WAnorthcountyoutlook.com

AHS Class of 2021 celebrates graduation

The Arlington High School Class of 2021 received their diplomas as part of the school’s recent commencement ceremony on June 10. Students shared memories and celebrated the four years they spent at the school. “As I leave Arlington I’ll always remember the epic traffic jams as we were trying to...
Coupeville, WAKGMI

Rider Killed in Crash on Whidbey Island

COUPEVILLE, Wash. – The Washington State Patrol blames excessive speed for a motorcycle crash that left a rider from Coupeville dead Saturday evening. The rider was speeding on Race Road at about 6:30 when he lost control on a curve and hit a tree. His bike spun back onto the...
Marysville, WAnorthcountyoutlook.com

Graduates from M'ville schools celebrate with car parade

Marysville School District graduates from all four high schools rode through the city as part of the second annual graduate car parade on June 12. The parade originated last year as a replacement for the more traditional graduation ceremony that was unable to be held because of the pandemic. “It...