Recent Gallery Additions

September sun

The rest of the flowers this neighborhood sunflower’s family are fading, but September sun has kept this beauty healthy and proud.

July 19, 2014

I didn’t get his name, but the announcer acknowledged this skateboarder for “bringing it” at age 40.

May 26, 2014

Among veterans gathered Monday at Grandview Cemetery in Anacortes were those pictured here after the 11:30 a.m. event. Also pictured are color guards Steve McLean and Walter Garland.

March 31, 2014

Anacortes Salmon Derby Board President Jay Field (right) shares a laugh with top 2014 fisherman Bill Robillard (center) of Anacortes, who won $15,000 with a 24.62 lb. fish. Also pictured is Bill’s partner Stan Shimkus. Below are top three winners: … Continue reading

August 6, 2014

All public comment was positive on Tuesday, July 29 when a Skagit County Jail presentation was made to the City of Mount Vernon Hearing Examiner. The final step in land use permitting of a new jail is the Essential Public … Continue reading

July 27, 2014

The “Adventuress” under sail, Guemes Island in the background. From March’s Point on Saturday, July 27.

July 21, 2014

I was surprised last week while visiting North Whidbey to catch a few frames of this strange jet flying over Troxell Road. Turns out it was an Air Force F-22 Raptor, quite distinct from the electronic warfare jets flying in … Continue reading