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Couldn’t resist

Faithful followers of this pictorial website have seen a similar photo before … but I just couldn’t resist when I encountered this guy and a friend crossing the street just two blocks from my home this morning.

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

November 12, 2013

Veterans Day 2013 in Anacortes … a memorable day with honors to all U.S. veterans and their families, and special acknowledgement to local WWII veterans. Thanks to the Port of Anacortes and other event sponsors!

November 9, 2013

I’ve always loved the U.S. Navy, especially the naval aviation community. So when I had the opportunity last week to visit the Pacific Aviation Museum in Honolulu, I jumped at it. Navy veteran Jim Shepherd made the day even more … Continue reading

April 7, 2014

If lily pads could talk, I’m sure these Heart Lake beauties would be echoing my sentiments: “My, oh my, that sun feels good!”  

February 15, 2014

Thanks to Anacortes photographer Del Zane for sharing this spectacular photo from a recent trip to the Bay of Islands, an area in the Northland Region of the North Island of New Zealand. It is one of the most popular fishing, … Continue reading

February 12, 2014

… or Swinomish Channel, to be more precise. I got this photo this afternoon from the county boat launch under the twin spans named in honor of Anacortes native Duane Berentson. Size of spans is more impressive when you note … Continue reading