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  • By Brandy Shreve

Wood shavings fly as Mark Hermington smooths down the body of his salmon carving with a sander during the quick-carve chain saw competition Thursday as part of the Loggerodeo festivities in Sedro-Woolley. During the quick-carve event, carvers have an hour and a half to create a piece of art,…

  • Brandon Stone

MOUNT VERNON — Seven people were arrested on outstanding warrants this morning as part of a monthslong investigation into illegal drug use and sales, and poor living conditions at a downtown apartment complex.

  • Skagit Valley Herald staff

The Fourth of July is on Saturday, July 4. There are many Independence Day-related events throughout the week; see the details below.

Skagit Scenes

The moon rises Wednesday evening as seen from Bow.