Field Carrier Landing Practice operations are scheduled for next week

(NAS WHIDBEY ISLAND)– Aircraft carrier-based flight training for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at Ault Field Tuesday through Thursday Sept. 19-22. Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville     (read more)

Paving work to close lane on SR 9 in Skagit County, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 16-17

(LAKE MCMURRAY)– Travelers who use State Route 9 between Arlington and Mount Vernon should plan extra time into their weekend trips or consider using alternate routes Saturday, Sept. 16 and Sunday, Sept. 17.

Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will close one lane of     (read more)

Flight Operations schedule change at NAS Whidbey Island

(NAS WHIDBEY ISLAND)– There is a change to the published flight training schedule at NAS Whidbey Island for Wednesday Thursday and Friday, September 13, 14 and 15 respectively. There will be aircraft carrier-based training at Ault Field Wednesday afternoon and Thursday night. Field Carrier     (read more)

Coast Guard to conduct training at NAS Whidbey Island

(NAS WHIDBEY ISLAND)– The U.S. Coast Guard will conduct training from Sept. 16 and 17, on Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island near the Crescent Harbor housing community.

The purpose of this exercise will be to gauge proficiency within the skills of individual and squad movement techniques.     (read more)

Skagit County air quality is unhealthy due to wildfire smoke

(SKAGIT COUNTY)- Air quality in much of Skagit County is unhealthy due to nearby wildfires. Children, the elderly, and individuals with respiratory illnesses are most at risk of serious health effects. These groups should limit or avoid time outdoors.

The alert is in effect through 5 p.m. Wed.,     (read more)