Category Archives: Community News

22 Oct
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Want Your Ballot Counted!

There were a total of 444 ballots that could not be counted in the August Primary 98 ballots uncounted at certification because the signature could not be confirmed after mail and telephone reminders. 206 ballots could not be counted because ...

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11 Feb
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Cold Weather Shelter, Skagit County

Cold Weather Shelter, Skagit County The Community Action of Skagit County website presents an excellent list of available cold weather shelter information for Skagit County. Click Here for more information. The 40th Legislative District Democrats website also has good current ...

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24 Jul
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Reece Williams, Member of the Skagit County Paramedic Association, EMS Levy, July 24

  Reece Williams, Member of the Skagit County Paramedic Association July 24, 2018 Interview by Lori Province: Reece talks about the local Emergency Medical Services Levy. For more information, go to https://www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/EmergencyMedicalServices/levyfaq.htm, https://www.facebook.com/skagitcountyparamedics/, or https://twitter.com/SkagitMedics. We Do The Work Comments: ...

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15 Jul
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Vote for the EMS Levy–Proposition No. 1! Mail Ballot by August 7

  Our Community Needs Their Emergency Medical Services (EMS)—We have one of the best in the state. Let’s Keep it that Way! *  Put Up a Yard Sign *  Send a letter-to-the-editor *  Tell your family, friends, neighbors to vote ...

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12 May
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Action Newsletter—7 May 2018

Action Newsletter for May 7, 2018 Quick Links   Skagit County Democratic Party Website Make an online donation to the Skagit Democrats Send us state or local Democratic news items for this e-newsletter Membership: Join the Skagit County Democrats Action e-newsletters are compiled ...

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26 Mar
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Action Newsletter — 27 March 2017

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – Skagit Democrat stalwart and Letter to the Editor writer extraordinaire, Larry Edwards, was injured last Tuesday, Mar 21 in Florence, Italy. Larry was hit by a motorcycle while vacationing with Pat in Florence. He suffered ...

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24 Mar
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Public Meeting to Be Held about Proposed Gravel Mine in Central Samish Valley

Central Samish Valley Neighbors are organizing a community meeting at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, March 29th, at the Samish Elementary School (23953 Prairie Rd). “The purpose of the meeting is to update the community on the current situation and discuss ...

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16 Mar
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Sen. Cantwell: Tribal Business Incubator Program Will Help Northwest Tribes

Today, U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Tom Udall (D-NM), and Jon Tester (D-MT) introduced the Native American Business Incubators Program Act, legislation to help launch small businesses and encourage job creation in Indian Country. Their bill, S. 607, creates a ...

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04 Mar
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Consider Running for a Skagit Hospital, District 1, Board Position!

Consider Running for a Public Hospital District 1 Board position! Public hospital districts fulfill a vital role in the state’s healthcare system. Without them many people would be unable to receive healthcare in their own communities. Hospital districts are authorized ...

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13 Feb
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Action Newsletter — 13 February 2017

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. Burlington Democrats meet Monday, Feb 13, 7:00pm – 9:00pm, Burlington Public Library, 820 E Washington Ave, Burlington  Burlington Democrats will be hosting a presentation on; The Port of Skagit County, Overview and Mission – With Commissioner Steve ...

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