BEST LIGHTED BOAT PARADE, EVER – Reports Mike Sisk, Swinomish Yacht Club commodore: “We had 28 boats enter the parade this year We had a number of yacht clubs in the area participate, with the furthest boat coming from Shelton.” Additional parade summary and photos, page 5. – Photo by Nancy Crowell
There was mystery in history here Thursday night.A mystery years in the making, in fact, one in which secrets from the past were unlocked as part of an ongoing Golden Anniversary celebration at the Skagit County Historical Museum, atop what La Connerites used to call Auto View Hill.A standing room only crowd gathered in the museum’s east wing to...
In a brief interview while filling food boxes at the La Conner Sunrise Food Bank Dec. 3, U.S. Rep Rick Larsen (D, Everett) made these points:
DIXIE OTIS - photo courtesy of Soroptimist International of La Conner
Dixie Otis had a way with words, a knack for saying just the right thing to lift one’s spirits, to encourage and inspire. Not even death, which came unexpectedly on Sunday, can silence that voice. Dixie’s genuine compassion, tireless enthusiasm and unconditional support for the community to which she devoted her life’s work and cheerful volunteerism continues to be heard in the heartfelt condolences shared by many here upon learning of her passing.