Kris Lytton's Legislative Report, April 3, 2017

As chair of the Finance Committee, a former school board member, and a mom, I know how important it is we fully fund education for the 1.1 million schoolchildren in our state.

Skagit one of the state's ten healthiest counties

New data just released shows that Skagit County is the 9th healthiest county in Washington state. The top-10 ranking is an improvement from 2016, when the county was ranked 13th.

New Police chief takes office

City of Anacortes photo

Police Captain John Small was sworn in as the city’s new Police Chief by Mayor Gere during Monday night’s City Council meeting. Chief Small is replacing Bonnie Bowers, who has retired.

Police Blotter, March 18 - 23, 2017

An Anacortes man walking on Highway 20 near Sharpes Corner caused a disruption and broke a window on a pickup truck trying to get around him.