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Mount Vernon

Cable barriers to stay

DOT says there are no plans to change them after I-5 mess

Date: 07/21/2015 | Local News

23-car pileup after shooting closes I-5 near Mount Vernon, 6 injured

A dump truck carrying gravel crossed the median of I-5 in Mount Vernon on Saturday, injuring at least six people when it plowed into oncoming traffic that was stopped while police investigated an earlier shooting, authorities said.

Date: 07/18/2015 | Northwest

Fire in Mount Vernon building damages 3 businesses

MOUNT VERNON — Authorities say a stubborn fire has caused significant damage to three businesses that share a downtown Mount Vernon, Washington, building.

Date: 05/21/2015 | Northwest

Man gets 15 years for causing 3 deaths in Highway 20 car crash

MOUNT VERNON — A 20-year-old Washington man who pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide in a May 2014 head-on collision that killed three people has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Date: 05/20/2015 | Northwest

Man pleads not guilty to shooting Mount Vernon taxi driver

MOUNT VERNON — A Tacoma man accused of fatally shooting a Mount Vernon taxi driver has pleaded not guilty to charges of murder and robbery.

Date: 05/08/2015 | Northwest

Road trip: Five breweries outside of Snohomish County to visit

Outside of Snohomish County there are a number of great breweries. Here's a few to put on your list:

Date: 04/24/2015 | Hops & Sips

Man held in connection with Anacortes taxi driver’s killing

MOUNT VERNON — A 29-year-old Puyallup man is being held on $1 million bail as a Skagit County judge granted prosecutors more time to file formal charges in the shooting death of a female taxi driver.

Date: 04/06/2015 | Northwest

I-5 crashes at Mount Vernon cause Friday backup

MOUNT VERNON — I-5 in the Mount Vernon area was plagued by traffic crashes Friday afternoon. The State Patrol says a pileup in northbound lanes involved 18 vehicles and was caused by following too close.Several other crashes were also reported, including in southbound lanes.

Date: 04/04/2015 | Northwest

Arrest in fatal shooting of Mount Vernon taxi driver

MOUNT VERNON — Authorities say a man suspected of fatally shooting a female taxi driver in Mount Vernon has been arrested in the Tacoma suburb of Lakewood.

Date: 03/31/2015 | Northwest

Thanks to the warm weather you can see the tulips early

Tulips already are blooming in the Skagit Valley.The early spring forced the blossoms, which normally peak in April during the annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival.

Date: 03/21/2015 | Life

Ex-Stanwood teacher sentenced in wife’s murder

MOUNT VERNON — A former teacher who prosecutors say did online research into how to kill someone has been sentenced to more than 26 years in prison in his wife's 2012 death by strangulation.The Skagit Valley Herald reported that a...

Date: 01/05/2015 | Northwest

Ex-Stanwood teacher who killed wife loses license

STANWOOD — A former Stanwood Middle School teacher had his professional license revoked in December, not long after he was convicted in the 2012 murder of his wife in Skagit County.William...

Date: 01/02/2015 | Local News

Mount Vernon cider school trains brewers

MOUNT VERNON — The clock ticked down as Geoffrey Burton filled a small graduated cylinder with a precise mixture of pear and apple juice concentrate for his group's hard cider blend.For the final exercise of the fourth day in an intensive hard cider course, Burton and...

Date: 12/24/2014 | Business Wire

Mount Vernon police recover pair's stolen bicycles

SEATTLE — An Australian couple biking from Alaska to South America who had their bicycles and camping equipment stolen in Mount Vernon, Washington, are thrilled to hear their gear has been found and the suspects arrested.

Date: 10/14/2014 | Northwest

Mural collecting dust is a William Cumming original

MOUNT VERNON — A large mural that collected dust in barns over the decades before being displayed this month at a fair in Washington state is an original 1941 painting by William Cumming, a member of the Northwest School art movement of the 1930s and ’40s, a Seattle art...

Date: 08/17/2014 | Northwest

Old ‘tarp’ in Skagit barn turns out to be mural

MOUNT VERNON — A Skagit County family kept what they thought was an old tarp in a barn for decades. But, when Tony Breckenridge recently pulled the tarp out of the box to go camping he discovered it was a mural.They can’t read the signature and are trying to identify the artist.

Date: 08/11/2014 | Northwest

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