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Burlington businesses reports drop in sales

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Burlington businesses reports drop in sales

KGMI News reporting
By Karen Taylor

BURLINGTON, Wash. – The owner of Hugo Helmer Music in north Burlington says his business is doing okay compared to other stores n the area after the Skagit River I-5 bridge collapse.

Mike Henry says while they’ve seen a drop in sales, but he’s encouraged by the progress of the bridge repair.
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Henry says he’s heard about other local companies having their business cut in half after the bridge collapse.

The Washington Department of Transportation expects to have a temporary span of bridge put up in the next couple weeks.