Attention Skagit County

There may be a tax increase coming your way.  It deals with creating affordable housing for people in the Skagit County community and mental health issues. The Commissioners hosted the first public hearing related to this proposal on September 9, 2021, at 3:30 p.m.... Read More.

Weather Balloon Found – What To Do?

An and KRKO Radio listener recently found a strange box labeled radiosonde in his Arlington backyard and asked what is it? The overall answer is a weather balloon and the instrument package called a radiosonde can be reused by mailing it back using... Read More.

The Drought Monitor – No Drought About It

Since June 14th, it has been exceptionally dry in the North Sound. The only decent rainfall of late occurred on August 7th and 8th, breaking a 51-day dry streak. The very dry weather has resulted in much drier soils, lower river runoff, drier foliage, and... Read More.