We're committed to empowering our readers with local news and information that helps improve their quality of life and makes our community stronger.
Website visitors may access up to five articles a month for free without a subscription. For unlimited access to the best local news, subscribe to goskagit.com or the Skagit Valley Herald. Learn more about our subscription plans.
The Cache Valley Scholastic Trap Club participated in two shoots this month. In the Southern Idaho Trap Classic in Twin Falls (pictured at left) they finished third overall in trap with the senior team: Waylon Thompson, Jeremy Carlson, Austin Brown, Colton Easton, Lexie Thompson and Trace Laroco. Emma Sorensen won the high overall ladies division, and Hunter Thompson took third in the intermediate division. Lexie Thompson was high ladies scorer in the rookie division.
As a former professor of marine ecology at UC Irvine (Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1979), I generally understand how exploitation of fossil fuels imperils marine ecosystems. My fears and concerns are shared by many.
Bel Canto, a 16-voice women's ensemble from Mount Vernon High School placed first in the Women's Large Ensemble division at the State Competition held at Central Washington University in Ellensburg over the weekend.
The Friends of Fidalgo Pool and Fitness Center (FPFC) is having a Spring Cleaning/Garage Sale on Saturday, May 2, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on the balcony of the pool, 1603 22nd Street, Anacortes. This year Friends will be raising funds to help with the purchase of new water fountains & bottle refill stations for the pool and fitness center areas. We also hope to purchase new mirrors and ballet bars for the upstairs group fitness area.