The Big Picture

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Flags were in abundance in our Fourth of July Parade this year. These carried by the Boy Scouts...

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Fire Chief Richard Curtis doesn't usually drive a fire engine. And, he didn't drive this restored old one. It was towed...

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There was music by the Skagit Community Band. We're still missing a real marching band. Isn't that a must for the Fourth?

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The Twisted Pixies are always entertaining...this year riding horses through a dance routine. There was even a pooper-scouper following them...

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Bill Wooding and friends brought some of his military vehicles to the parade...

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I knew it would be dicey trying to photograph bubbles...

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I walked the parade route and found Police Chief Bonnie Bowers reminding those heading into the parade only to throw candy when stopped; not to throw from a moving vehicle.