Modified Burn Ban starting 6/23/15 @ 8am


SKAGIT COUNTY FIRE MARSHAL   For Immediate Release: June 17, 2015 Skagit County Burn Restrictions Modified SKAGIT COUNTY – Due to the decrease in fuel moisture levels and available fire resources, the Fire Marshal’s Office will modify the burn restrictions in unincorporated areas of Skagit County to allow recreational burning …

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Lake Cavanaugh Community Happenings

by: Barbara Busby   Have you been by the Lake Cavanaugh Community Center lately? Check out the beautiful rockery, lawn and split rail fence. Thanks to all that donated their time and energy on this project. Happy Hours at the Community Center are usually the 3rd Saturday of the month …

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The Farm is open!

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Greetings from Lake Cavanaugh Farm, The market stand at Lake Cavanaugh Farm will open for the summer season on Friday, June 12th. Our hours all summer through September 13th will be Fridays from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm. The first weekend we …

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Algae Bloom ABC’s


Algae Bloom ABC’s By Dennis Katte We all know that phosphate and nitrate products are nutrients to algae, and have been discussed by our water quality group for years. Excessive quantities can lead to algae growth. Water temperature and sunlight are also contributing factors as is improper septic discharge. Most …

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Dumpster Day 2015


Dumpster Day 2015 By Dennis Katte Wow! A year has flown by and already it’s time to think about Dumpster Day, so start planning what you might wish to discard—and remember that the July 3-5 weekend before is the rummage sale where you can donate saleable items and proceeds benefit …

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Annual Litter Pickup

Thanks to all that participated in the Annual Litter Pick Up.  Overall, Litter was much less than it has been in years before. And as a bonus, it was a nice day to be out picking  up. Skagit County Public Works had it all picked up early this morning. ….and Thank …

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You can start or renew your LCIA membership here


Just a reminder to current members and notice for prospective members that you can pay your dues with PayPal via the website link.  You can also access this via the top menu of the website under LCIA. Membership dues for the LCIA are $40.00 per  year Gift subscriptions to the …

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LCIA Member registration

Hope you are loving the new website membership benefits!  If not, you can now register.  Just go Members Only, LCIA membership or Cav’s List.  On the right upper portion of the page you will see a login, register and lost password link (in purple). Once you register, I or another administrator …

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Tips on getting your Boater’s Education Card


When a Boater’s Education card was first required a few years ago, it was a long time before I needed to get my card. Boy, time flies! For anyone under the age of 51, a Boater’s Education card is now required when operating any watercraft with 15 or more horsepower. …

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