Jun 22, 2014
Skagit sockeye river fishery at halfway point
The Skagit River this month has dual salmon fisheries going on, one from Rockport to Marblemount targeting hatchery spring chinook homing on the state's fish production facility, the other in the lower Skagit zeroing in on sockeye bound for the Baker River system.
Students to tidy up fire station to say thanks for Oso response
A group of Everett Community College students plan to travel to Rockport on Sunday to spruce up the local fire station.
Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber
Vashon marijuana shop chosen in state lottery
One of two companies that applied to open retail marijuana stores on Vashon was selected in a state lottery for retail marijuana licenses, according to a state Liquor Control Board announcement last Friday.
Crews finish logjam project on Highway 20 ahead of schedule
The days of a reduced speed, temporary bypass detour on a stretch of Highway 20 east of Rockport will be over just in time for the warmer months that bring travelers to the area.
Anne Schwartz, Blue Heron Farm, Honored as EcoFarm's 2014 Steward of Sustainable Agriculture
Anne Schwartz of Blue Heron Farm near Rockport was honored with the 2014 Steward of Sustainable Agriculture Award at this year's EcoFarm Conference.