The COVID-19 pandemic has made it harder for candidates in this fall’s general election to reach out to voters.
Skagit County Commissioner Ken Dahlstedt did not qualify for the November election after results of the Aug. 4 primary were certified Tuesday.
The results of the Aug. 4 primary election took another step toward being certified Monday.
Candidates in the primary election are holding their current positions after the latest count of votes announced Friday.
After another 5,025 primary election ballots counted, no candidates changed positions in Skagit County races.
Bill Bruch has taken over the lead in the primary election race for a state House of Representatives seat in Legislative District 10.
Republican Greg Gilday and Democrat Angie Homola were leading as the two top vote-getters Tuesday in the first batch of results of the primary election for state Legislative District 10 House of Representatives Position 1.
In the race to serve a two-year term as a state representative for the 39th Legislative District, incumbent Rep. Carolyn Eslick, R-Sultan, is likely to face off in November against Democratic challenger Ryan Johnson.
Incumbent Dave Paul and challenger Bill Bruch were the top two vote-getters Tuesday after initial results were released in the primary election for state House of Representatives District 10, Position 2.
Kenneth Goodwin and Andrew Miller lead in the race for a commissioner seat on the Skagit Public Utility District board after early election results were released Tuesday night.
With early numbers in Tuesday, Skagit County Superior Court judge candidate Tom Seguine appears likely to make it to November’s general election ballot.
In the race to represent the 1st Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives, incumbent Suzan DelBene was the top vote-getter Tuesday in initial primary election results.
First-time Skagit County commissioner candidate Mark Lundsten and incumbent Ron Wesen were sitting first and second Tuesday when early primary election results were released.
With the first round of primary election ballots counted in Skagit County, most incumbents appear to be heading to the general election in November, but two county commissioners are facing serious challenges.
Peter Browning and Mary Hudson lead the primary race for Skagit County commissioner in District 2, according to early election results.
U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Everett, was well out in front of the rest of the field Tuesday when early results were released in the race for the U.S. House seat to represent the state's 2nd Congressional District.
Five candidates for Skagit County commissioner positions talked about the COVID-19 pandemic and planning for growth during a virtual candidate forum Tuesday.
Candidates for two positions on the Skagit County Board of Commissioners will participate Tuesday in an online forum.
The Skagit Public Utility District has appointed Sedro-Woolley City Councilmember Germaine Kornegay to fill a vacant seat on its board of commissioners.
MOUNT VERNON — Recorded candidate forums held by the nonpartisan League of Women Voters of Skagit County are available to watch on Zoom prior to the Aug. 4 primary.
Longtime Skagit County Commissioner Ken Dahlstedt faces two challengers with experience in local government as he tries to win re-election to Commission Seat 2 against Peter Browning and Mary Hudson in the August primary.
A first-time candidate and an Anacortes business owner are challenging incumbent Skagit County Commissioner Ron Wesen in the upcoming primary.
MOUNT VERNON — While all four Skagit County Superior Court judge positions are up for election this year, only one seat has competition.
Five candidates are vying for a position on the Skagit Public Utility District (PUD) Board of Commissioners, which oversees the largest water system in Skagit County.
In the race to serve the next two-year term as a state representative for the 39th Legislative District, Rep. Carolyn Eslick, R-Sultan, faces competition.
The race for the House District 10, Position 2 seat will involve a couple of contenders looking to unseat incumbent Dave Paul, D-Oak Harbor.
With longtime state Rep. Norma Smith, R-Clinton, choosing not to run for re-election, the 10th Legislative District in the state House will have a new face come January.
Longtime U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Everett, is facing seven challengers for his seat representing Washington’s 2nd Congressional District.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene faces six challengers in the race to represent District 1 in Congress for the next two years.
With public gatherings temporarily on hold because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the League of Women Voters of Skagit County has had to make adjustments to the way it conducts candidate forums.
The Skagit County Elections Department is looking to purchase a ballot scanning and sorting machine to improve safety and efficiency for staff.
Keith Wagoner and Carolyn Eslick will face challengers in the 2020 election.
The following is a list of those who have filed to run for office on Skagit County ballots in 2020. It excludes statewide races, and those who filed to run for precinct officer positions. The primary election is Aug. 4 and the general election is Nov. 3.
Ron Wesen will face a challenger for his seat on the Skagit County Board of Commissioners.
Registration opens today for state and local races in the 2020 election.
Registration will begin soon for state and local races in the 2020 election.
Longtime state Rep. Norma Smith, R-Clinton, announced Wednesday she will not run for re-election.
With results from the Feb. 11 special election certified Friday, the Sedro-Woolley School District will get money to make what it calls long-overdue repairs.
MOUNT VERNON — Four Skagit County school levies are closer to passing, according to updated election results released Thursday afternoon by the Skagit County Elections Department.
The aging buildings of the Sedro-Woolley School District are likely to get some of the much needed TLC district officials have long said they need.
The Burlington-Edison School District's second attempt to build a middle school is again failing.
Voters in the Conway School District are approving both a two-year, $2.24 million replacement educational programs and operations levy and a two-year, $160,000 replacement technology and capital projects levy.
ANACORTES — Voters in the city of Anacortes are approving a one-tenth of 1% sales tax increase to fund the construction of affordable housing, according to initial results from Tuesday night’s special election.
ANACORTES — A Feb. 11 special election ballot measure asks Anacortes voters to raise the sales tax in the city to fund the construction of three affordable housing projects.
BURLINGTON — Lunchtime at West View Elementary School lasts more than two hours.
CONWAY — The Conway School District is asking voters in the Feb. 11 special election to approve two levy proposals that will keep the district operating at its current level.
SEDRO-WOOLLEY — When it comes to repairing some of its aging facilities, the Sedro-Woolley School District is hoping the third time is the charm.
MOUNT VERNON — Bellingham-based environmental activist Alex Ramel was appointed Monday to the state House of Representatives, filling a seat left vacant by outgoing Rep. Jeff Morris.
MOUNT VERNON — Democratic precinct committee officers from the 40th Legislative District met Saturday morning to select finalists to fill a vacant seat in the state House of Representatives.
With Skagit County certifying the Nov. 5 general election results Tuesday, the official results have been released.
MOUNT VERNON — The Skagit County Elections Department has about 100 ballots left to count from the Nov. 5 general election after updated totals were released Tuesday.
MOUNT VERNON — About 300 ballots from the Nov. 5 general election remain uncounted countywide, according to updated results released Wednesday afternoon by the Skagit County Elections Department.
MOUNT VERNON — With another 8,800 votes counted, a levy for Skagit County Fire District 8 is now on track for approval.
The Mount Vernon School District’s levy is now passing.
Updated election results Wednesday shook up two Skagit County races.