Will restaurants and breweries open again? What about schools? The export market?While farmers are still grappling with big questions triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown, “we have to get farming,” says Eddie Gordon of Gordon Skagit Farms. “The growing season is here.”
La Conner High seniors and their parents have fretted for weeks that there may be no graduation ceremonies this year due to the coronavirus.Now there may be two.
Sally Wilbur kept secret until the last minute a birthday party parade for her 17-year-old son Danny “Dano” Rapada Sunday afternoon.But in that last minute the surprise was revealed to the guest of honor in a big way.
Friday afternoon the Skagit County Board of Health asked Gov. Jay Inslee and Washington Department of Health Secretary John Wiesman for a variance from the state’s Start Safe Plan criteria to allow Skagit County to move forward to Phase 2 “today, and by June 1 at the latest.”