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Fred Owens

Fred Owens is a journalist in LaConner, a small town at the mouth of the Skagit River, where it flows into Puget Sound. He loves the Skagit Valley, but it has never been easy for him to make a living here. Beside journalism, Owens has worked as a farm hand, landscaper and nursing aide. His restless and curious nature has inspired many journeys. "I have mixed feelings about this country life. I get bored talking to cows, and then I know it's time to hit the road," Owens said. Everything changes....See more