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Want to learn about potential impacts of a tsunami in Skagit County? Join the Skagit Department of Emergency Management on December 3 at 6:00 p.m. to learn about tsunamis and what to do before, during and after an event. The webinar can be accessed at:
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Skagit County Nov 23
Replying to @SkagitGov
Our amazing test site staff and volunteers have gotten the wait time down to one hour. As a reminder, we're open until 4:00 p.m. today.
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Skagit County Nov 23
TEST SITE UPDATE: There is currently a 3 hour wait at the drive-through site. Please expect delays throughout the day. If you are planning on seeking testing, please use the address 501 Taylor Street when navigating to the site to get to the correct gate at the Skagit Fairgrounds
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Skagit County Nov 20
There is currently a 2 hour wait at the test site- which is now located at the Fairgrounds Southgate at 501 Taylor Street, Mount Vernon, WA. We will be open until 4:00 p.m. today. When heading to the test site, please use the above address to ensure you get to the correct gate
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Skagit County Nov 20
DEADLINE: Voters have until 4:30 p.m. on Monday, November 23 to cure their ballots (correct signatures) with the auditors office. Voters who need to cure their ballots would received a letter from the Auditor's office, or you can check on
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Skagit County Nov 18
We have closed the lines at the testing site to ensure that we can test everyone in line by the end of the day. Thanks for your understanding. We will reopen tomorrow at 12:00 p.m. Remember, the address is 501 Taylor Street, Mount Vernon (Fairgrounds South Gate)
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Skagit County Nov 18
WAIT TIMES: Wait times at the testing site have been about four hours for most of the day. Remember, the test site has moved to 501 Taylor Street, Mount Vernon (Skagit Fairgrounds South Gate)
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Skagit County Nov 16
Replying to @SkagitGov
We know this is likely an inconvenience, and appreciate your patience while we get the new test site up and running.
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Skagit County Nov 16
URGENT: Respiratory clinics in Skagit County are currently overwhelmed. If you are worried you've been exposed to COVID-19 but are asymptomatic, please stay home and wait to to be tested through your primary care provider or at the Skagit Fairgrounds testing site on Wednesday.
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Skagit County Nov 16
REMINDER: The COVID-19 testing site is closed today (Nov. 16) and tomorrow (Nov. 17). The site will reopen at its new location (501 Taylor Street, Mount Vernon, 98273) on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 10:00 a.m. RT to spread word.
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WA Emergency Management 😷 Nov 15
Folks, is doing a press conference today at 11am. Here’s the reality: Nobody is talking about closing grocery stores. Please don’t panic buy. Leave some for your neighbors. Most TV stations will carry it live online. On TVW here:
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Skagit County Nov 14
Replying to @SkagitGov
We are in the process of updating our website, but more information will be available at shortly.
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Skagit County Nov 14
Replying to @SkagitGov
The test site will continue to be open to anyone who lives or works in Skagit County who feels they need to be tested for COVID-19. The new hours of operation are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Skagit County Nov 14
We're moving! The test site is moving to the Skagit County Fairgrounds (501 Taylor Street, Mount Vernon, 98273). The site will be closed on Monday, Nov. 16 and Tuesday, Nov. 17 for the move. The new site will open at the fairgrounds at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18.
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Skagit County Nov 13
Unfortunately, Skagit Public Health and Unified Command have had to cancel the flu vaccine clinic scheduled for this weekend (November 14 & 15) due to ongoing concerns with high winds and the safety of the tents at the test site. The clinic will be rescheduled as soon as possible
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Skagit County Nov 13
Replying to @SkagitGov
You can read the full advisory here:
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Skagit County Nov 13
BREAKING: Governor Inslee, in conjunction with Governor Newsom of California and Governor Brown of Oregon, has issued a travel advisory recommending a 14 day quarantine when traveling too or returning to Washington, Oregon or California.
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Skagit County Nov 12
There is currently a three hour wait at the test site. In order to ensure all people currently in line can be served this evening we are closing the line. The site will reopen at 8:30 a.m. tomorrow. Thank you for your patience.
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Skagit County Nov 12
Replying to @SkagitGov
Also, note that we're backed up onto College Way at the moment. Be careful of traffic in that area. We're working to clear as quickly as possible.
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Skagit County Nov 12
TEST SITE UPDATE: Wait time at the testing site right now is about three hours. As a reminder, we'll be open until 7:00 p.m. tonight. As cases continue to increase, it's likely so will utilization of the testing site. If you're coming to the test site, leave yourself extra time
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