The Sun Dome in Yakima has a lot of fond memories for the La Conner High volleyball program.But the defending state champions aren’t looking back this week.Instead, their focus is on the task ahead, starting with a first round State 2B Tournament date with Willapa Valley (13-3) Thursday at 1:30 p.m.
QUIET FALL SUNRISE ON THE CHANNEL – Muted colors match the early morning quiet, looking northeast over the Swinomish Channel and La Conner. – Photo by Nancy Crowell
The 35th Anniversary of Art’s Alive! in La Conner opened with a bang and a crush of people attending the opening reception Friday in Maple Hall and the weekend, extending through 4 p.m. Monday, kept drawing people in. The show’s title, “Celebrating Skagit Valley Art Legacy,” was apt. Some 10 of the 12 artists had shown previous years.
THIS CANDIDATE'S A WINNER – Marlys Baker (right) checked election results at the Skagit County auditor's office as soon as they were available Nov. 5. The La Conner School District Director candidate brought along Leslie McDonald, left, and Casandra Gonzalez for support. Baker has increased her lead with every vote count update. Skagit County will certify ballot results by Nov. 26. Baker will be sworn in at the December board meeting. John Agen will join her if he also wins. – Photo by Ken Stern
This corrects and updates the Nov. 6 election story which incorrectly stated all votes had been counted in the La Conner school board elections.