Three men convicted of distributing fentanyl pills in Snohomish, Skagit and Whatcom counties have been sentenced to lengthy terms in federal prison, according to a news release from the United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Washington.

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In response to the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community’s threat to sue, the Army Corps of Engineers agreed last week to take a new look at the regionally developed Skagit Delta Tidegate Fish Initiative under the federal Endangered Species Act.