Rotary Club of La Conner again held a successful Farmers and Merchant's night.
Organized by Doug Moore with kick off by club president Adam McGarity. 
The speakers included:
  • La Conner Superintendent of Schools Will Nelson started on math progress and five-year plan.
  • Third-generation farmer and founder of Skagitonians to Preserve Farmland Dave Hedlin spoke about the history and future of farming in the Magic Skagit.
  • University of Washington climate expert Dr. Guillaume Mauger discussed flooding threats.
  • Outgoing four-term La Conner Mayor Ramon Hayes reviewed some of his accomplishments and concluded with 3 future challenges of Water, Sewer, and Flooding infrastructure.