The Skagit County undersheriff has some tips about what to do in the event of flooding.
The state Medical Assistant Program has charged former Skagit Regional Health certified medical assistant Sheng Yi Tan with unprofessional conduct.
Among recent police and fire activity this week was a fire involving three travel trailers at a homeless camp north of Burlington
A man who pleaded guilty to a 1994 murder in Skagit County is back in jail because of alleged violations of his parole.
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.
SEATTLE (AP) — In the floorboards below the bathroom sink, $20,000. In the insulation behind a water heater, $100,000. In a hole below the dishwasher, $200,000.
Among recent police activity this week was the arrest of a man on a warrant for felony assault with a deadly weapon. The alleged assault came in 2019 in Clear Lake
A Mount Vernon man facing 32 felony charges in Skagit County Superior Court was booked Tuesday into the Skagit County Community Justice Center.
A 29-year-old Stanwood woman was arraigned Friday in Skagit County Superior Court for allegedly stabbing a man Oct. 26 in Burlington.
Among recent police activity this week was the arrest of a woman who was allegedly selling drugs, including counterfeit pills believed to be laced with fentanyl
Among court cases heard Thursday in Skagit County Superior Court were ones involving arson and sexual assault of a minor
The Skagit County Sheriff’s Office is investigating what it believes is a murder-suicide that left two dead in the Marblemount area.
SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Catalytic converters were stolen from two trucks belonging to the Helping Hands Solution Center late Thursday night or early Friday morning.
One of the suspects in an Oct. 26 stabbing in Burlington has been charged
Among recent emergency calls was a search and rescue crew from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island transporting a Concrete woman by helicopter to Skagit Valley Hospital
Among recent 911 calls are a choking, a stabbing and two fires
SEATTLE — A member of the Upper Skagit Indian Tribe was sentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Seattle to 15 years in prison for his role in a February 2019 shooting on the Tulalip Indian Reservation, according a news release.
Anacortes police last week arrested a third woman they believe took part in a Nov. 2 assault
Skagit County undersheriff says residents may reach out to him if they have a group of neighbors that wants to meet and discuss crime prevention.
ANACORTES — Anacortes police are searching for a man suspected of robbing a business at gunpoint on Friday.
Among the court cases heard Thursday in Skagit County Superior Court was one involving a 28-year-old Mount Vernon man pleading guilty to three counts of assault
A Mount Vernon man who was injured in an Oct. 7 vehicle collision died Wednesday
The Skagit County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an overnight robbery at a marijuana shop.
BURLINGTON — Burlington police are investigating an alleged stabbing early Tuesday morning in the 600 block of South Adler Street.
A 22-year-old Mount Vernon man was sentenced Friday to eight years, four months in federal prison for supplying the counterfeit drugs that killed a 17-year-old Bellingham boy.
Two Skagit County men have been charged with first-degree attempted robbery after they allegedly lured a man to buy a car then attempted to rob him.
SEDRO-WOOLLEY — A 26-year-old Concrete man caused thousands of dollars in damage Saturday at PeaceHealth United General Medical Center while allegedly evading law enforcement.
MOUNT VERNON — The former franchise owner and manager of a Mount Vernon motel that was closed in June 2020 due to unsafe methamphetamine levels pleaded guilty Thursday to charges related to the motel.
Skagit County Undersheriff gives tips for county residents.
CONCRETE — Skagit County Sheriff’s Office deputy Paul Wolfe on Monday reviewed for the Concrete Town Council and town staff during a special meeting several components of new law enforcement regulations in the state.
For several years, officers in the Sedro-Woolley Police Department have been equipped with body-worn cameras, capturing every second of every call they have responded to.
A 24-year-old Sedro-Woolley man pleaded guilty Wednesday for his involvement in a 2018 crash that left a man dead.
A roundup of 911 calls to Skagit County police and fire departments
A roundup of cases heard in Skagit County Superior Court.
*Date of appeals ruling corrected 9/16
The following are criminal cases heard recently in Skagit County Superior Court:
The following are criminal cases heard Friday in Skagit County Superior Court:
Last school year, it was hit and miss if kids were in the classroom or at home learning via Zoom.
Two men have been charged with first-degree robbery and first-degree assault for their alleged roles in a Sunday evening robbery in Burlington.
On April 27, a 17-year-old Mount Vernon boy was charged in Skagit County Superior Court for his alleged role in a drive-by shooting a week earlier.
A 23-year-old Mount Vernon woman was sentenced in federal court Thursday to seven years in prison for conspiracy to distribute fentanyl, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Washington.
MOUNT VERNON — A mistrial was declared Thursday in Skagit County Superior Court in the trial of a 39-year-old Marysville man charged with first-degree child rape and molestation.
The trial for a Bay View man charged with several counts of animal cruelty in a 2018 case involving the deaths of about 70 cows has been rescheduled to at least January.
MOUNT VERNON — A 20-year-old Mount Vernon man will serve three months in custody for leaving the scene after hitting a 16-year-old girl with his car in November.
The State Patrol is searching for a driver who fled the scene of a vehicle crash west of Burlington early Sunday morning that left two people injured.
Washington recently enacted a number of new “police reform” laws that will significantly affect deputies’ ability to detect and prevent crime, hinder the apprehension of criminals and render our community less safe.
A variety of police reform laws enacted this year will change the way law enforcement does its job, and while there is hope the changes will be for the better, there are also concerns about the impacts the reforms may have on the safety of the community.
BURLINGTON — Burlington Police Chief Mike Luvera told his City Council on Thursday that his officers will no longer respond to certain public disturbance calls or engage in vehicle pursuits, amid concerns with police reform legislation that goes into effect Sunday.
The following are criminal cases heard Thursday in Skagit County Superior Court:
MOUNT VERNON — For the fourth time Tuesday, the daughter of a man killed in 2005 faced the man convicted of killing her father.