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2019

Opportunity in Sedro-Woolley - Sedro-Woolley City Scene, July 2019

Business Briefly - Skagit Valley Herald, July 23, 2019

Public access to SWIFT Center drawing near - Skagit Valley Herald, July 20, 2019

State awards nearly $2M to recreation projects in Skagit County - Skagit Valley Herald, July 7, 2019

City makes more investments in its broadband system - Anacortes American, July 3, 2019

Program designed to attract investors - Skagit Valley Herald, June 29, 2019

Commercial development proposed in Mount Vernon - Skagit Valley Herald, June 25, 2019

County hears requests for economic development grants - Skagit Valley Herald, June 20, 2019

Spring real estate market heating up - Skagit Valley Herald, June 16, 2019

Second new hotel opening in Burlington - Skagit Valley Herald, June 13, 2019

Employment, hiring increases in Skagit County - Skagit Valley Herald, June 13, 2019

Opioid center gets city OK for expansion - Skagit Valley Herald, June 12, 2019

French business leaders tour Skagit County - Skagit Valley Herald, June 7, 2019

State grants county funding for electric ferry terminal upgrades - Anacortes American, May 29, 2019

Larger opioid treatment facility could serve 500 - Anacortes American, May 29, 2019

Inslee tours Port of Skagit's fiber project - Skagit Valley Herald, May 29, 2019

Skagit County employers talk about the need for child care - Skagit Valley Herald, May 24, 2019

Concrete repurposing space for startups - Skagit Valley Herald, May 23, 2019

Businesses invest in solar power, but incentives declining - Skagit Valley Herald, May 19, 2019

New grocery store coming to long-vacant Sedro-Woolley building - Skagit Valley Herald, May 18, 2019

State says city's water is among the best - Anacortes American, May 8, 2019

PFLAG Skagit hosts state spring conference - Skagit Valley Herald, May 5, 2019

Lisa Janicki recognized as Skagit change-maker - Skagit Valley Herald, May 4, 2019

State capital budget supports local projects - Skagit Valley Herald, May 4, 2019

Port of Skagit looks to continue fiber network project - Skagit Valley Herald, May 2, 2019

Marine battery company to expand in Skagit County - Skagit Valley Herald, May 1, 2019

Roundtable highlights success of local grain economy - Skagit Valley Herald, April 27, 2019

Skagit County sees economic boom for grains - KGMI, April 20, 2019

Funds available for economic development projects - Skagit Valley Herald, April 20, 2019

New business workshops available through EDASC - Skagit Valley Herald, April 18, 2019

Anacortes broadband plan taking shape - Anacortes American, April 17, 2019

Spotlight on Skagit highlights diverse economy - Skagit Valley Herald, April 11, 2019

Median home prices resume climb in Anacortes in March - Anacortes American, April 10, 2019

Weather doesn't deter tulip-goers - Skagit Valley Herald, April 7, 2019

Children's Museum of Skagit County reseives donation, matching pledge - Skagit Valley Herald, April 5, 2019

New YMCA opens doors - Skagit Valley Herald, April 4, 2019

Port looks at uses for vacant land - Anacortes American, April 3, 2019

Mine expansion proposed near Marblemount - Skagit Valley Herald, March 26, 2019

Sedro-Woolley experiencing growth spurt - Skagit Valley Herald, March 24, 2019

Hospital's upgrade project underway - Anacortes American, March 20, 2019

Coworking space opens in Sedro-Woolley - Skagit Valley Herald, March 14, 2019

State of the City focuses on fiber, maritime plan - Skagit Valley Herald, March 13, 2019

Avalon plan expected back in 2020 - Skagit Valley Herald, March 12, 2019

Solution found to save jobs at Chinook Enterprises - Skagit Valley Herald, March 9, 2019

City, port adopt final maritime plan - Anacortes American, Feb. 27, 2019

County poised to make decision on growth in rural Skagit County - Skagit Valley Herald, Feb. 24, 2019

Agriculture brand strategy unveiled at Ag Summit - Skagit Valley Herald, Feb. 15, 2019

Economic Forecast Night highlights growth, Canada relations - Skagit Valley Herald, Feb. 8, 2019

2018

Electric maritime company comes to Anacortes - Skagit Valley Herald, December 27, 2018

GDP by county released for first time - Skagit Valley Herald, December 18, 2018

What trade war? US state representatives lining up business at China Import Expo - South China Morning Post, November 9. 2018

Janicki Industries expands manufacturing capability - Skagit Valley Herald, August 18, 2018

Skagit Regional Airport signs lease with Customs - Skagit Valley Herald, August 3, 2018

EDASC making international connections - Skagit Valley Herald, August 2, 2018

Local industries brace for impacts of trade disputes - Skagit Valley Herald, July 8, 2018

Get to Know:  SBDC Business Advisor Cindy Brooks - Skagit Valley Herald, July 3, 2018

Maritime plan highlights industry needs, strengths - Anacortes American, June 13, 2018

Bird festival organizers look to balance agriculture, tourism - Skagit Valley Herald, June 7, 2018

Spanish speakers graduate from computer course - Skagit Valley Herald, May 27, 2018

Port, PUD form broadband company - Skagit Valley Herald, May 17, 2018

Tax breaks set for some Skagit County areas - Skagit Valley Herald, May 5, 2018

Group discusses recreation in Skagit County - Skagit Valley Herald, April 21, 2018

Passion Never Rests: Leadership Skagit Develops Community Champions - Shell Puget Sound Refinery, April 9, 2018

NDC’s Skagit County Revolving Loan Fund to Increase Lending and Training for Small Businesses - National Development Council (NDC), March 19, 2018

Tourism, cross-board business highlights of EDASC event - Skagit Valley Herald, February 9, 2018

Rising to the top: Local flour mill has successful first year - Skagit Valley Herald, February 8, 2018

Skagit County sees employment increase in 2017 - Skagit Valley Herald, February 1, 2018

The Bread Lab: Organic Ag Research Builds a Regional Rural Economy - Clif Bar Stories, January 31, 2018

Skagit officials hope birds will help economy take flight - KING 5 News, January 31, 2018

2017

Birds of Winter settling in as new Skagit Valley experience - La Conner Weekly News, December 27, 2017

New festival to promote Skagit Valley birds and businesses - Skagit Valley Herald, December 27, 2017

EDASC: Housing shortage hurting economy - Skagit Valley Herald, November 10, 2017

Commerce designates new North Central Washington Technology Zone, renews Innovation Partnership Zone status for Vancouver and Skagit Valley - Washington State Department of Commerce, October 2, 2017

School districts working to change the education system - Skagit Valley Herald, September 25, 2017

EDASC helps Eddyline Kayaks founders find new owners - Skagit Valley Herald, June 16, 2017

EDASC coordinating growth among local industries - Skagit Valley Herald, June 9, 2017

EDASC emphasizing business recruitment - Skagit Valley Herald, May 12, 2017

EDASC making good on strategic plan promises - Skagit Valley Herald, January 24, 2017

EDASC rebooting its NextExec program - Skagit Valley Herald, January 24, 2017

Towns signing up for economic development support - Skagit Valley Herald, January 19, 2017

2016

SCORE helps businesses get off the ground -  Skagit Valley Herald, November 1, 2016

Indian eatery rises from ashes with local, business support - WSU News, October 20, 2016

Latino business owners get boost from EDASC program - Skagit Valley Herald, September 20, 2016


Press Releases

EDASC CEO Honored with Fellow Member Designation by International Economic Development Council - September 19, 2017

Skagit STEM Network and EDASC Host Free Screening of Sundance-screened Documentary Most Likely to Succeed - September 5, 2017

EDASC Launches New Website - December 6, 2016

Area businesses step up to benefit Skagit County’s economy - August 23, 2016

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