|Historical Articles Issues Page
In the summer of 2004 I was contacted by Dan Berentson and asked to assist him in reviewing all the historical Skagit Argus newspaper articles for flooding stories. That project quickly grew into reviewing the Burlington Journal, Courier Times, Concrete Herald and Skagit Valley Herald archives as well. Out of all the projects I have been involved in and all the papers I have authored none have given me more satisfaction and sense of accomplishment then putting together these decade-by-decade indexes of historical articles. The index includes over from the 5 newspapers arranged in chronological order.
|1960-1969 Master Index Articles
Helped Skagit County Government win "Project of the Year" award.
Skagit County Commissioners issued plaque awards for our involvement with the Historical Skagit River Flood Research.
Article regarding historical newspaper archive and web site by Skagit County Government.
This index is a compilation of 30 newspaper articles from the Skagit Valley Herald concerning the 1979 Levee Improvement Project. It should be considered must reading for all city, county, and Federal employees that were not part of the 1979 project and are currently working on the flood control issue on the Skagit River.
Compilation of articles describing the FEMA flood insurance base flood elevation and floodway determination made by FEMA in 1984.