Washington State Patrol confirms an I-5 bridge over the Skagit River has collapsed and at least two cars with people inside are in the water. The incident has closed all northbound and southbound lanes.
Save the Date! 2013 FIDALGO PTA ANNUAL DINNER & AUCTION HOLLYWOOD Get a table with your friends! Organize a table for your class parents! Saturday, March 9 Port of Anacortes Transit Facility Tickets are available now! Ticket request forms available in the office For information, or to volunteer, contact: JOY PESATURO email@example.com KIM POST firstname.lastname@example.org
Our fifth grade teachers extended a Skagit Valley Symphony field trip to McIntyre Hall to include a tour of Skagit Valley College. This campus visit is one of the ways that we encourage students to have a college-going mindset. Students visited the nursing, biology, physics and automotive departments and heard presentations related to these career [...]
02/22/13 All athletic paperwork and fees are due today to be eligible for the first day of spring sports practice!
Child Find Developmental Screening: 2/20/13 The Anacortes School District is holding a Child Find/Developmental Screening for children birth through age 5. Child Find screenings can answer many questions about your child’s development. Please contact Child Find if you are concerned about your child’s development or performance in the areas that affect development and learning: · [...]
Good Morning Zumba with Elke: 9:OO AM Wednesdays: A hip shakin’ way to start your day happy! Wednesday Morning at the Center for Happiness 619 Commercial Ave. “The Ballroom”. $5 drop in. Bonus: Arrive at 8:45 for Zumba moves tutorial! Info: Elke Macartney, 360-770-7831
Island Hospital offers free hearing screening on Tuesday, Feb. 26 from 9:30am-4pm at Island Hospital, 1 211 24th St., Anacortes. Appointments are required! Call 299-1367 for an appointment.
It’s a New Year … Eat Well, Eat Right For A HEALTHY YOU! Ready to Eat Wild Salmon in the Take Anywhere pouch: Buy any 1 SAVE $1.00 Buy any 4 SAVE $5.00 Buy any 12 SAVE $20.00 Wild Salmon Meat: 100% pure, 100% natural, 100% wild. Perfect for burgers, meatballs, tacos, wraps, stir fry & [...]
Sleep apnea screening – Do you feel tired during the day? Have you been told you snore? Meet with a registered polysomnographic technologist to determine your risk of suffering from sleep apnea at a free screening on Friday, Feb. 22 from 10am-2pm at Island Hospital Sleep Wellness Center, 1110 22nd St., Anacortes. Appointments are required, [...]
Bomb sniffing dogs and bomb squad are searching Burlington Edison High-School after a bomb threat was found this morning on the wall of the students bathroom. School officials have completely locked down the Burlington High School. School activities will be re-scheduled for tomorrow. “… with safety our prime consideration at Burlington-Edison, we instituted our normal [...]
Sat, Apr 6, 2013 11-5; Sun, Apr 7, 2013 11-4 FREE–All Welcome! Door prizes every hour! Preview Sale Saturday from 10-11am: $20 StashFest is a two-day sale of unique and remarkable fabrics– for quilting, fashion, and home decor–with thousands of yards to choose from. And StashFest Insider Visits. And a gigantic Book Sale. And lots [...]
Wednesday, April 17 & 24, 2013 Two-Day Block Design & Embroidery Workshop with Teri Bever April 17 & 24, 2013; 10am-3pm Teri will begin the two-day Workshop teaching crazy quilt block construction, and the second day will be devoted to learning embroidery stitches. During the Workshop, you will have the opportunity to study antique crazy [...]
Color, Design, & Inspiration: Kaffe Fassett & Brandon Mably February 14 – March 24, 2013 Who are Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably? Ask a quilter and they will tell you: quilters and fabric designers. Ask a knitter and they will tell you: knitters and knitting pattern designers. They will both be correct. In fact, Kaffe, [...]
This work is part of the design portion of the 22nd Street and R Avenue Roundabout Project. The purpose of this work is to determine the type of existing soils below the asphalt and will aid in the overall roadway design for the project. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this work, please [...]
After a successful extensive period of testing and trial runs, the City of Anacortes’ drinking water is now being produced from our new water treatment plant. The new plant is meeting all our expectations, and our water is surpassing all Washington State Department of Health standards. Dated this 14th day of March, 2013. H. Dean [...]
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Anacortes City Council will hold a special meeting on Friday, March 15, 2013 beginning at 2:00 PM at the Anacortes Water Treatment Plant (14489 Riverbend Road in Mount Vernon, Washington). The purpose of this meeting is to conduct a construction site tour of the Water Treatment Plant upgrade. No [...]
Saturday, April 13, 2013 12pm-4:30pm 1st & Commercial Port Warehouse Event Center Ticket Price: $40 Saturday advance includes wine tasting, keepsake glass, food tastes, and entertainment $20 advance Saturday—designated driver ticket includes food and entertainment $45/$25 at the door. Tickets available at the chamber office 819 Commercial Avenue
SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Police said one person is confirmed dead after a Sedro-Woolley shooting this afternoon, and another is in the emergency room at Skagit Valley Hospital. Two persons of interest are in custody and K-9 and air searches are under way for a possible suspect. Police were called to shots fired at an apartment complex [...]
The Apothecary Spa Couples Massage Special Our side by side 2 60 min Swedish style massages are THE perfect February treat! Only $150 ($175 value) For more information: phone: (360) 299-2112 website: http://www.majesticinnandspa.com Offer Expires: February 28, 2013
Saturday, February 23 and will broadcast the keynote speaker to 21 different locations throughout the state including WSU Extension Mount Vernon Research Center, 16650 SR 536, Mount Vernon. Registration for the conference is $25. The deadline to register is February 18 by mail or online at www.womeninag.wsu.edu. To receive a print brochure in the mail, [...]
Learn about the water quality health of Skagit County watersheds at a meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 20th from 6-8:30pm at the Padilla Bay Research Reserve, 10441 Bay View Edison Road. The event is free and open to the public. For more info, contact Kristi Carpenter, Skagit Conservation District at 428-4313 or email: email@example.com
Shelter Bay Chorus presents Skagit Swings, an 18-piece big band, featuring the music of Glenn Miller and more on March 2nd at the Shelter Bay Clubhouse. Doors open at 6:30pm. Admission $15.
Anacortes Indoor Winter/Spring Market – Every 2nd Saturday of the month through April. Find fresh farm produce, delicious baked breads and treats, cheeses, honey, gift ideas, breakfast and lunch options and so much more! Inside and out at the Depot Arts & Community Center, 611 R Ave., 9am-2pm, March 9 & April 13.
San Juan Island National Historical Park and two partner organizations will soon move to reduce the feral cat population at American Camp through a trap-neuter/spay-release program scheduled to begin in March, announced park Superintendent Lee Taylor. The Trap Neuter and Return (TNR) program, operated in concert with the Animal Protect Society of San Juan Island [...]
Thai Season Restaurant – Like us on Facebook! Serving draft beer, bottled imported and domestic beer, wine, hot and cold sake. Weekday lunch now includes rice bowls and low-carb options from $6.95 to $8.95. Ask about our FREE LUNCH punch cards. 710 Commercial Ave., 293-4004, www.ThaiSeasonAnacortes.com
Event Rental Space: Anacortes First Baptist Church, (2717 J Ave.), has several spaces within its facility available for rent. We have rooms to suit most occasions to include weddings, receptions, reunions, parties, and large conferences. We offer a commercial grade kitchen, 4,100 sq. ft. Great Room, large Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, and coffee bar. Call 360 [...]