In the News

February 20, 2018

Festival seeks artist applications

If you are an artist with Anacortes Arts Festival on your calendar, note that March 6 is the deadline for booth applications.

February 11, 2018

Art on N Avenue

This new public art piece at the N Avenue Park between Trident and Port of Anacortes facilities is titled, “Leaking Vase,” by Andries Breedt of LaConner. Beautiful in the late afternoon light. Thanks to Rita James for the ID.

February 7, 2018

Arts Festival offers spring ‘splash’ events

It’s a great time of year for a splash of color. The Anacortes Arts Festival invites you to  celebrate Spring in Skagit Valley with two exciting events on Saturday, April 14. Flip-flop the night away at the new Buffett Beach … Continue reading

January 17, 2018

Governor John Spellman passes away

The Seattle Times reports this morning that John D. Spellman, Washington’s last Republican governor and the first King County executive, has died at age 91. Spellman died early Tuesday at Virginia Mason Medical Center after contracting pneumonia. Spellman served one … Continue reading

January 15, 2018

Rosario adventures

Sunday sun drew adventurers of all kinds to Rosario at Deception Pass State Park Sunday. Some settled for a relaxing hike, others scrambled on shoreline rocks. Some paddleboarded, others chose the kayak as their means of transportation. There were birders … Continue reading

January 6, 2018

Arts Festival seeks applicants

January 4, 2018

Wagoner appointed to legislature

A presidential selection last year paved the way for the appointment of Sedro-Woolley Mayor Keith Wagoner to the state senate yesterday. Kirk Pearson, R-Monroe, was named U.S. Department of Agriculture director of rural development for Washington state. Pearson had represented … Continue reading

January 1, 2018

First Day Hike 2018

What a wonderful way to start the new year! This morning I joined an enthusiastic group of folks for the “First Day Hike” at Deception Pass State Park. Thanks to the park system and to the Deception Pass State Park … Continue reading

December 31, 2017

Pictorial Year in Review Fourth Quarter 2017

December 31, 2017

Pictorial Year in Review Quarter Three 2017

Photos from July through September 2017.

December 31, 2017

Pictorial Year in Review Quarter Two 2017

Photos from April through June 2017.

December 31, 2017

Pictorial Year in Review Quarter One 2017

Year in Review photos, January through March 2017.

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