Camano Island

Island County, group preserve 52 acres on Camano for park

Starting next year, the public will have a new place from which to enjoy the beauty of Port Susan. Barnum Point, on… Continue reading

Fire causes $10K in damage to Camano house

No one was hurt in a house fire Friday morning on the south end of Camano Island. The fire was reported about… Continue reading

Walk a spit on Camano Island, May 4

Get out your walking shoes. Or boots. Join Friends of Camano Island Parks members May 4 for a guided community walk at Iverson Spit Preserve,… Continue reading

Bike safety refresher, plus upcoming rides

In case you haven’t noticed, it’s spring. So it’s time to get your bicycle out. We’re all a bit rusty on that first ride, so… Continue reading

Women’s expo on Camano

Get ready for some girl power at Camano Center’s 2013 Women’s Expo. More than 70 vendors will be on hand at the free event from… Continue reading

Stanwood-Camano fair starts Friday

Still hailing itself as the “Best Li’l Fair in the West,” the Stanwood-Camano Community Fair begins a three-day run Friday at the fairgrounds… Continue reading

2 hurt in Camano Island plane crash

CAMANO ISLAND — Two people were injured when a small plane crashed at Camano Island Airfield on Sunday. The plane was a 1970s-era Cessna 182… Continue reading

Camano library approved, but bond measure failing

After coming up 76 votes shy of the required super majority needed to fund a permanent library facility, the future of the… Continue reading

Two groups raise funds with dog-washing events

It’s your own fault if your dog is dirty this weekend. Not one, but two groups are holding dog wash fundraisers Saturday. Scrub-A-Mutt is holding… Continue reading

Island County official to pay $5,000 for building without permit

It’s been three years since Island County Commissioner Kelly Emerson and her husband, Ken, did some work on their Camano Island home… Continue reading

Camano Island voters will decide if they want a permanent library

Cindy Rigtrup’s children read their library books as fast as they can. A stack of just-read books by the door means another… Continue reading

Hiker who fell from trail was Camano man, 67

The hiker who fell to his death Monday afternoon outside of Granite Falls has been identified as a 67-year-old Camano Island man.… Continue reading

Driver arrested after rollover crash near Stanwood

A single-car rollover accident early Wednesday morning near the Mark Clark Bridge separating Camano Island and Stanwood caused a major backup for commuters.… Continue reading

Learn about rain gardens, help plant one on Saturday

Volunteers are needed to help put in a rain garden on Camano Island on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. Before the planting, you’ll get… Continue reading

Racers compete in Soap Box Derby in Stanwood

Isaiah “the Iceman” Samuels brakes after the finish line during the 6th Annual Stanwood Camano Soap Box Derby on Saturday next to the Stanwood Community… Continue reading

Catch a free family show Saturday on Camano

A free family-friendly performance of “Mr. Oz” will be presented by theater artist and Camano Island resident Tracy W Hinkson-Nollan. This 30-minute show will run… Continue reading

Where to celebrate Fourth of July

From Edmonds to Arlington, Fourth of July festivities will flourish throughout Snohomish County with parades, fireworks, live music, barbecues and family activities. In Everett, the… Continue reading

Camano Island library bond falling just short

Most people on this island want a public library, but early returns show that not enough voters are backing a bond measure… Continue reading

Memorial barn comes down in Stanwood

Though the barn is gone, the young people whose names were painted on it aren’t forgotten. The memorial barn, located just off Marine… Continue reading

Camano could get another library vote

The board of trustees of Sno-Isle Libraries is set to decide Monday whether it will give the voters of Camano Island another… Continue reading