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Tesoro 5K winners

Congratulating each other at the end of last Saturday’s Tesoro March Point 5K race are top finisher Brian Houck (left) and second place finisher Ken Koenig. Houck’s winning time was 18:14. This event also included a free kids’ half-mile run … Continue reading

June 27, 2016

Tesoro Refinery hosted its annual March Point Run/Walk Saturday, June 25, with race entry proceeds donated to Skagit County United Way. In addition to a free Kids’ Half-Mile event, there were sanctioned 5K and 10K races. Winners included: male 5K … Continue reading

June 7, 2016

Members of the Anacortes-based Vela Luka Croatian Dance troupe delighted a home crowd at the 2016 Waterfront Festival at Cap Sante Marina.

June 6, 2016

Each year the Port of Anacortes takes the opportunity at the Waterfront Festival Kickoff Dinner to acknowledge top partners in business. This year honors went to Grette Associates, Strategic Partner; Ann Farr, Customer Service Partner; ChemTrade and Transpac Marinas, Economic … Continue reading

June 28, 2016

I don’t know the name of this flower, but it is blooming right now on the table in front of my living room window. Will research it with resident gardener so I can give it proper billing.

June 26, 2016

Immature eagle in nest, wind at his back.

June 17, 2016

I examined this framed memento on my office wall the other day and was prompted to check out NASA astronaut Dan Brandenstein on the Internet. I was a reporter at the Whidbey News-Times when the U.S. Navy pilot visited Oak … Continue reading