Skagit bridge disrupts even local traffic, commerce

WHATCOM ­— Apart from being Lynden’s mayor, Scott Korthuis has day-to-day concerns as the production manager at Oxbo International’s Lynden mechanical harvester manufacturing plant. So, after the Interstate 5 Skagit River bridge section fell famously on Thursday, business issues were high on Korthuis’s mind. How quickly would needed machine parts be arriving now? “We get…

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