Naval Station Everett changes command

(EVERETT)- Capt. Mike Davis will relieve Capt. Mark Lakamp as commanding officer of Naval Station Everett on June 22. The change of command ceremony will be attended by military personnel, federal civilian employees, and guests from the local community at the naval base.

Lakamp's next assignment     (read more)

Drive-by shoot incident in Mount Vernon

(MOUNT VERNON)- According to a press release from the Mount Vernon Police Department, officers were in the 800 block of Garfield Street at around 11:42 p.m. on Friday, June 15th, investigating a separate incident, when an Officer witnessed a vehicle pull up in front of a residence with its     (read more)

NAS Whidbey Island public meeting for off-base ground and drinking water investigation

(OAK HARBOR)- Oak Harbor residents living near NAS Whidbey Island's Area 6 landfill site and other interested community members are invited to attend a public information meeting to learn about the Navy's continuing plans regarding its groundwater and drinking water sampling near Ault Field's Area     (read more)

Farmers invited to apply for innovative on-farm project grant funds

(SKAGIT COUNTY)- An innovative grant program designed to assist small farms and local farmers is now accepting applications from interested farmers. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until all grant funds are committed.

Skagit County manages this project in partnership with     (read more)

Landing Practice operations are scheduled for NAS Whidbey Island next week

(NAS WHIDBEY ISLAND)- Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) training operations are scheduled to occur at Ault Field June 11th thru 15th. No FCLP training is scheduled to occur at the Outlying Landing Field (OLF) in Coupeville.

People living in local communities should remain aware that the     (read more)