Mayor Laurie Gere gave the following Independence Day address during her televised community briefing July 1.
Tom Wooten, chairman of the Samish Indian Nation since 2006, was reelected June 28. He was unopposed and received 425 votes.
Rep. Lekanoff, Kornegay elected delegates to DNC
The virus was first confirmed in Washington on Jan. 21. All numbers as of July 2 by Skagit County Public Health, the state Department of Health, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization.
An Anacortes teen reported that a man grabbed him in the Anacortes Community Forest Lands around 6 p.m. June 25.
When statewide closures emphasized the need for people to stay home to avoid transmitting COVID-19, more people began to consider living life with a pet, and the Cat’s Meow has felt the demand for adoptions.
It might be a while until Skagit County is eligible to apply to move to Phase 3 of the state’s Safe Start plan during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Continued low returns of some key chinook salmon stocks are expected to limit numerous Washington salmon fisheries in the upcoming season, state fishery managers say.
Not every pool can boast that three world records have been set in their lanes, but now the Fidalgo Pool and Fitness Center can.
The Anacortes High School basketball teams’ state title hopes ended at districts, though each battled through several rounds to end up in fourth place.
For the second consecutive season, the Anacortes Seahawks boys’ swim team finished second at the Class 2A Swim and Dive State Championships at the King County Aquatic Center
Two Anacortes wrestlers competed at the Mat Classic XXXII on Feb. 21 and 22, with sophomore Gavin Lang taking home an eighth-place finish at 120 pounds.