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31 Dec
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Skagit County Achieves Compliance with State Stormwater Regulations

Skagit County’s new stormwater management code goes into effect January 1, making it one of the first governments in the region to achieve compliance with the Department of Ecology’s updated Municipal Stormwater Permit for Western Washington. The code update won ...

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15 Dec
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Mount Vernon School District Makes Case for New Bond

The Mount Vernon School District has proposed a bond to pay for improvements to existing schools as well as to build a new elementary school. A proposal describing the current problems and the district’s solutions can be found here.

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11 Dec
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Ranker’s Salmon Protections Drive Brake Market Innovation

“Copper is deadly to salmon and other marine life. It disrupts their sense of smell and makes them more vulnerable to predators and unable to return to their spawning streams. And it’s especially toxic to young salmon.” Brake manufacturers now ...

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10 Dec
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Senator Patty Murray on Education Reform Bill

Closing statement by Washington State Senator Patty Murray at House-Senate Conference Committee to fix No Child Left Behind legislation.

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