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The Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve (COER) is asking a federal judge to require the Navy to roll back the number of EA-18G Growler practice flights at Outlying Field Coupeville to pre-2019 levels until a lawsuit over the number of Growler flights is settled.

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SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Three Burlington-Edison girls won regional wrestling titles Saturday to gain momentum for next weekend’s Mat Classic, the two-day state championship tournament at the Tacoma Dome.

ANACORTES — Jacob Erickson posted top preliminary times twice as the Anacortes boys’ swimming and diving team kicked off its postseason run Friday in its home pool at the 2A Bi-District Meet.

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Amid discussions about restoring grizzly bears to the North Cascades and the recent reintroduction of cat-like creatures called fishers to the region, conservation groups are seeking protection for another elusive carnivore that was historically more common in area mountains.

In an effort to identify more pieces of the puzzle affecting endangered Southern Resident orca whales, a nonprofit research group is looking to examine the stomach contents of chinook salmon caught in areas of the Salish Sea.

ANACORTES — With headlamps glowing and rubber boots crunching across the beach, a group of four volunteers led by the state Department of Fish & Wildlife’s Mariko Langness ventured in the darkness Monday night toward the Guemes Channel shoreline at N Avenue Park.

First semester honor roll for Concrete middle and high schools. To qualify, students must ha… Read more