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Anacortes Town Crier Richard Riddell was third in the third and final round of the World Town rier Tournament in Chester, England on Saturday.

"I won another 3rd place today in the last round of the Chester World Town Crier Competition, it pays to stay out of the pubs during the competition I find," he posted on his Facebook page.

Riddell won third place on the first round on Wednesday and failed to place in the final round on Thursday. 

Final day results: Chris Whyman, Kingston, Ontario, Canada 1st; Darren McCubbin, Wellington Shire, Australia 2nd; Richard Riddell, Anacortes, Wash., USA 3rd.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

3,764 Confirmed Skagit Cases
327 Cases in ZIP 98221

230 Hospitalizations
47 Deaths
819 Fully Vaccinated
7,654 Doses Given

Statewide

290,168 Confirmed Cases Statewide
17,354 Hospitalizations

4,167 Deaths Statewide

Updated 6:00 pm January 26, 2021.

Our Coronavirus page is updated each morning.

County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times

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