Fireworks lit up the sky and crabbers filled their pots over the busier-than-usual holiday weekend. Emergency crews airlifted one person who was burned, and firefighters battled a brush fire at Camano Island State Park.
Leonard Kelley, who had served as mayor since 2013, cited health concerns in his resignation letter sent to Stanwood City Administrator Jennifer Ferguson late Sunday night. The resignation was effective 9 a.m. Monday, July 6.
A Mount Vernon nursing home is experiencing an outbreak of COVID-19 among residents and employees, Skagit County confirmed in a press release Monday.
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Let us help you find something fun to do! Check out a ton of upcoming events and happenings around Stanwood and Camano Island ...
There are fewer homeless families with children, fewer people in shelters, but more who are unsheltered and more who are chronically homeless, according to the annual Point-in-Time Count of people experiencing homelessness in Snohomish County.
Property values increased again in Stanwood and throughout Snohomish County, according to an annual assessed values report.
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A Camano Island man died at Skagit Valley Hospital after sustaining an accidental gunshot wound July 4 in the woods south of Hamilton.
Island County Sheriff’s Office recently reported the following incidents ...
Longtime U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Everett, is facing seven challengers for his seat representing Washington’s 2nd Congressional District. The 2nd District encompasses parts of Snohomish, Skagit and Whatcom counties, and all of Island and San Juan counties.
Boatloads of crabbers hope to kick off the Fourth of July weekend with a bang when the season officially opens Thursday, July 2.
Imagine it: football players wearing masks during the coin flip, or reserve volleyball players spaced 6 feet apart rather than bunched on a bench.
Local athletes are finding their way back onto fields and courts as the region continues to reopen from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Stanwood High virtually honored its senior athletes in a video released Thursday, including announcing several awards and acknowledging the cancellation of the spring sports season.
Halibut fishing is open in local waters now through June 30 on alternating days, the state Department of Fish and Wildlife announced last week.
See the winners of the annual Best Of Stanwood-Camano Island awards, including Community Woman and Man of the Year.
Your guide to the Stanwood-Camano area, including events, trip ideas, kid-friendly adventures and more!
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.