Just off the Swinomish Reservation and to the north of Hope Island in Skagit Bay, a net pen owned by Cooke Aquaculture is scheduled to be stocked with 365,000 sterile native steelhead.
As of Tuesday night, Meredith McIlmoyle and Celese Stevens are leading in the race for Anacortes School District Director Position 1. They received 2,781 (46%) and 2,343 (39%) of the total votes, respectively.
Fifty-two people in the state who had been vaccinated against COVID-19 have died from the disease as of July 24, according to a state Department of Health report.
Anacortes said bună ziua in a virtual ceremony with its newest sister city: Comarnic, Romania. Or bună seara, rather, due to the 10-hour time difference.
An earthquake off the Washington coast could send a tsunami as high as 18 feet toward Anacortes at a speed of about 23 mph, inundating lower elevation areas for more than eight hours.
The Anacortes Police Department has new leadership in Chief Dave Floyd, who was sworn in to the role Monday.
Deciding what to build on the site of the former San Juan Lanes is apparently as difficult as bowling a 300 game.
Anacortes Mayor Laurie Gere is accepting applications for appointment to a vacancy on the Planning Commission.
As the COVID-19 pandemic moved sports seasons, canceled seasons and caused new regulations, several groups of Anacortes athletes have been pushing to keep playing, and have been finding success.
Last year, bowler Lauren Harrison was on the junior varsity bowling team and broke 100 at only one meet.