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Recycling and environmentally focused groups are hailing a new state law as groundbreaking when it comes to reducing the amount of plastics entering the solid waste system and, too often, the oceans.

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The following are criminal cases heard Monday in Skagit County Superior Court:

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Recycling and environmentally focused groups are hailing a new state law as groundbreaking when it comes to reducing the amount of plastics entering the solid waste system and, too often, the oceans.

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Despite Seattle City Light expanding its study plan associated with the relicensing process of its Skagit River dams, at least 17 commenting government agencies, tribes and nonprofits wrote in letters last week that they remain dissatisfied.

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n The Anacortes School Board will meet at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 20, for a study session, and at 6:15 p.m. for a regularly scheduled board meeting. asd103.org or 360-503-1211.

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MOUNT VERNON — On a recent sunny Saturday, about a dozen Burlington-Edison School District students hiked the winding trails to the top of Little Mountain, learning along the way outdoor safety tips and about the plants and animals found in the forest.

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CASHMERE, Wash., May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Coral Cay Beverage Group continues to collect Awards during the 2021 Awards season. Thrilled to announce that Tommy Bahama Spirits was recognized with an incredible six (6) medals at the 2021 SIP Awards. The SIP Awards honored Tommy Bahama …

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TRI-CITIES, Wash. (AP) — A judge has set bail at $1 million for a driver accused of fatally hitting a construction site worker in Washington state last weekend after police said she had a blood-alcohol level more than three times the legal limit.

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TUKWILA, Wash., May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- After months of fruitless negotiations and a unanimous strike authorization vote, the situation between the members of Teamsters Local 174 and the Seattle School District that employs them has reached a boiling point. The two sides met today with …

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RENTON, Wash., May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Providence, one of the largest health care systems in the nation, announced today its 2020 Annual Report to Our Communities. The report highlights how Providence partnered in the seven states where it operates to address the most difficult public h…

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Skagit County Planning Commissioner Mark Lundsten abruptly resigned Tuesday, citing a monthslong disagreement with the rest of the commission over whether he had a right to offer a minority opinion on a vote.

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In the race for a seat on the Skagit Public Utility District board, Andrew Miller has a solid lead over opponent Ken Goodwin after tonight's initial vote count.