LYNNWOOD — A short-tailed albatross that died while undergoing rehabilitation here is being used to further research on the rare species. Three fishermen rescued the large seabird last month in Neah Bay on the northwest coast of Washington.
Date: 09/19/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — A motorcyclist who died in a crash on Camano Island on Saturday has been identified as Leonard Thomas Hooppaw, 43, of Stanwood.
Date: 09/15/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — A motorcyclist died Saturday after colliding head-on with an Island County Sheriff’s Office patrol car, Washington state troopers said.The crash occurred at 5:23 p.m. on S. Camano Drive near E. Awa Lane.
Date: 09/12/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — Across the bridge from Stanwood, you're tooling along bucolic Highway 532 in two-lane bliss when all of a sudden you see it.A flock of giant roosters by the side of the road.Not your casual cock-a-doodle-doo crowd. We're talking big...
Date: 09/08/2015 | Whats Up With That?
Camano students collect debris, create orca sculpture
Date: 09/07/2015 | Local News
Volunteers conduct survey to monitor disease
Date: 08/24/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — Michael Kyte and his team were more than an hour into their search when they spotted their first dying sea star.
Date: 08/16/2015 | Local News
Camano park’s only retail outlet supports educational programs
Date: 08/14/2015 | Local News
STANWOOD — Musical entertainment at the 85th annual Stanwood-Camano Community Fair, through Aug. 2, includes a good mix of local groups and regional bands.The largest community fair in the state, Stanwood-Camano has earned its moniker, "The Best Li'l Fair in the...
Date: 07/30/2015 | Entertainment
Washington Blues Society living legend Nick Vigarino was injured in May while helping a friend repair a house near Arlington. The Camano Island guitarist fell. He sprained his right wrist and broke his left wrist so badly (it’s called carpel avulsion) that a tendon pulled off a piece of the...
Date: 07/21/2015 | Entertainment
STANWOOD — Two local fire departments have measures on the Aug. 4 primary ballot.One is about funding, while the other is about housekeeping.
Date: 07/17/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — Replacing the only bridge between the island and mainland is taking longer than expected.
Date: 07/07/2015 | Local News
Camano garden is a symphony between wildlife, native plants
Date: 06/25/2015 | Home and Garden
EventsEvergreen Arboretum & Gardens Plant Sale: from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., June 20, at the arboretum, 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett. Trees, shrubs, perennials, ground covers, roses, annuals. Sales benefit the arboretum. Call 425-257-8597 or go to...
Date: 06/18/2015 | Home and Garden
CAMANO ISLAND — A scuba diver who drowned Saturday near Camano Island has been identified as Steven Vern Lafferry, 66, of Everett.Heart problems were a factor in the death, which was ruled an accident, according to the Island County coroner’s office.
Date: 06/15/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — The Island County Sheriff’s Office says two kayakers found the body of a diver floating in water off Camano Island and towed the man’s body to shore where they called 911.The Seattle Times reported that investigators were called to the scene at about 6 p.m. Saturday.
Date: 06/14/2015 | Local News
This candy crushed the competition. “Strangers Have the Best Candy” by Camano Island author Margaret Meps Schulte beat out contenders to snag Oddest Book Title of the Year by The Bookseller of London. The self-published book of humorous essays was awarded the Diagram Prize.
Date: 05/31/2015 | Life
CAMANO ISLAND — A summer amphitheater lineup at Camano Island State Park spans topics like endangered orca, local bugs, geocaching and climate change.
Date: 05/21/2015 | Local News
Camano watercolor artists finds beauty all around him
Date: 05/07/2015 | Entertainment
CAMANO ISLAND — This time of year, muddy tidal flats can stretch from Warm Beach to Camano Island.On a hot day, the flats can pose an inviting welcome to walk right across.
Date: 05/02/2015 | Local News
The seventh annual Women’s Expo at the Camano Center is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 2 at 606 Arrowhead Road, Camano Island.Admission is free.Featured is a fashion show at 12:30 p.m. by Laurie’s Boutique.
Date: 04/28/2015 | Life
Summer construction season is coming, and there are some updates on one of the key projects coming to Snohomish County.Washington...
Date: 04/26/2015 | Street Smarts
An early start to prime camping season at Camano parks
Date: 04/14/2015 | Local News
OLYMPIA — State lawmakers might give cash-strapped Island Transit money to restart a popular bus route from Camano Island to Stanwood and downtown Everett.
Date: 04/14/2015 | Local News
STANWOOD — The first Port Susan Spring Fest is coming to town this month.On the heels of two popular February festivals, Spring Fest is a collection of games, competitions and lessons for all ages.
Date: 04/01/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — The fire department here is asking voters to approve an emergency medical services levy renewal on the primary ballot in August.Camano Island Fire and Rescue’s current six-year EMS levy expires in December, Assistant Chief Levon Yengoyan said.
Date: 03/30/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — An 86-year-old Mount Vernon man was flown to a Seattle hospital Saturday after a two-car crash on Highway 532 on Camano Island.The other driver — a Burlington man, 56 — was taken to Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon.
Date: 03/01/2015 | Local News
Any day now the state Senate will be voting on a plan to raise the gas tax and car tab fees in order to pay for billions of dollars in transportation projects.Republicans, who hold the majority in the...
Date: 02/25/2015 | Local News
STANWOOD — A redesign of Leque Island that could lead to the removal of levees and the tidal flooding of former farmland is moving forward.
Date: 02/22/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO — Police were legally justified in shooting a man who was pointing a gun at them after a car chase that ended in Mukilteo last year, prosecutors say.
Date: 02/16/2015 | Local News
Crowded store helps support Camano community center
Date: 02/13/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — Police are investigating an attempted luring reported Friday on Camano Island.A 13-year-old boy was waiting at the bus stop when a driver stopped and asked if he needed a ride to school, according to the Island County Sheriff’s Office.
Date: 02/04/2015 | Sirens
Stanwood, Camano celebrations will brighten the winter lull
Date: 02/03/2015 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — Statements from the most recent Island Transit Board of Directors meeting sparked outrage here as people worried their bus service would be cut.
Date: 02/01/2015 | Local News
Thrift shop that funds senior services needs help
Date: 01/23/2015 | Local News
Camano Island painter Jack Gunter to open new exhibit
Date: 01/21/2015 | Entertainment
Camano Island home built to withstand disaster
Date: 01/08/2015 | Home and Garden
STANWOOD — The YMCA has purchased a site for its sixth center in Snohomish County, cementing the future of a Stanwood-Camano facility that has been in the works for four years.The property is a former fitness club in Stanwood Village near
Date: 12/24/2014 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND — A 15-year-old girl injured in a Dec. 11 car crash near Hanstad Road has been released from Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. A 45-year-old woman...
Date: 12/19/2014 | Sirens
CAMANO ISLAND — A 15-year-old Camano Island girl remained in intensive care Monday at Harborview Medical Center after Thursday night’s crash near Hanstad Road.
Date: 12/16/2014 | Sirens
CAMANO ISLAND— A 71-year-old Camano Island man died Thursday night after his Saturn Vue struck a Volkswagen EuroVan about five miles west of Stanwood. Three people in the van suffered serious injuries, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Date: 12/12/2014 | Sirens
CAMANO ISLAND — The Snohomish County Public Utility District’s newest Planet Power solar project, and the first on the island, is being installed this week at the Camano Center.
Date: 11/07/2014 | Local News
LynnwoodLynnwood's Transportation Benefit District measure was coming up short Tuesday night, with just 48.6 percent of the vote favoring the 0.2 percent increase in local sales tax to fund...
Date: 11/04/2014 | Local News
New film tells tale of 'Barefoot Bandit' Colton Harris-Moore
Date: 10/13/2014 | Local News
LAKE STEVENS — The 80-year-old man who died in a plane crash at a private air park last week was taking a flight lesson, according to initial results of the federal investigation into the...
Date: 10/06/2014 | Local News