Michael Lienau of Camano Island was trapped on the volcano 40 years ago. His near-death experience changed his life, turning the aspiring filmmaker's focus from Hollywood to disasters like volcanoes, earthquakes, tornados and pandemics — and how to prepare for them.
Snohomish County passed a resolution Friday morning asking Gov. Jay Inslee to allow the county to enter Phase 2 of the state's "Safe Start" reopening plan.
Looking back at 10 decades of Stanwood-Camano history ...
Snohomish County leaders announced plans Thursday to push Gov. Jay Inslee to allow the county to enter Phase 2 of the state's "Safe Start" reopening plan. And Camano Island records its first COVID-19 death.
The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t delayed Stanwood High campus construction.
Washington’s jobless rate exploded to a record 15.4% in April, and the state’s economy lost 527,000 jobs last month as a result of the economic downturn from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Camano Preparedness Group helps people in the community prepare for disaster. In normal times, the group invites experts to speak at monthly meetings. For May’s meeting, 35 people met on the Zoom platform.
Seeds, top soil and plants being hard to find is a sign of the increased interest people have in growing their own food.
Island County Sheriff’s Office recently reported the following incidents ...
News and notes from around the community — including people, pets and government meetings ...
Halibut fishing is open in local waters now through June 30 on alternating days, the state Department of Fish and Wildlife announced last week.
Ten Spartan athletes have signed Letters of Intent so far this school year to play sports at the college level.
The Stanwood Camano News reached out to some Stanwood coaches and senior athletes to reflect on their young careers and what lies ahead. Some will continue at the college level, but for others, their time in organized sports is over.
High school state tournaments for all team sports will be seeded by a committee instead of by computer rankings, the WIAA executive board decided earlier this month.
Addison Inman has dreams of Olympic gold. The Camano Island 13-year-old was recently selected to join Team USA Luge’s Junior National Team.
Inside this year’s issue of Explore: Homes & Gardens you will find local feature stories, tips and much more!
Our magazine highlighting shopping local, Christmastime events, gift ideas, donation efforts and more.
Our magazine highlighting how local businesses thrive in the Stanwood Camano area. Plus more area economic news.
Your guide to the 27th annual 2-day festival in downtown Stanwood celebrating art, music and more!
Your guide to the 2019 Stanwood Camano Fair, which runs Aug. 2-4 and features rides, exhibits, music and much more!