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Get ready for a couple more closures on SR 20 at Deception Pass next week.

The highway will be closed from 7 to 7:45 a.m. Sunday between Rosario Road and Ducken Road for the Whidbey Island Marathon. The highway also will have a single lane closure from 6 to 7 a.m. prior to the race; flaggers will control traffic.

SR 20 also will have several three-minute closures between 9 a.m. and noon Wednesday for crews to film a commercial. Traffic will be allowed to clear in both directions between takes. The same crew will bring five-minute closures on SR 11, Chuckanut Drive, between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 21. They are required to let traffic clear in both directions between takes.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

4,564 Confirmed Skagit Cases
390-399 Total Cases in ZIP 98221

287 Hospitalizations
67 Deaths
34,545 Fully Vaccinated
49,322 Initial Doses Given

Statewide

355,387 Confirmed Cases Statewide
21,292 Hospitalizations

5,362 Deaths Statewide
1,765,245 Fully Vaccinated
2,677,748 Initial Doses Given

Updated 8 pm, April 15, 2021.

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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