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September 12, 2011

Swinomish Channel

This recent aerial photo illustrates why it is necessary to dredge the Swinomish Channel separating Fidalgo Island from the mainland of Skagit County.

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August 30, 2011

Up the channel

These fair weather sailors enjoyed a San Juans outing last weekend, moving up the Guemes Channel in the midst of the Anacortes Work Boat Races.

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August 19, 2006

Channel view

Pictured here is a blue heron, taking in the sights from a piling near the west shore of the Swinomish Channel. The channel marks the east boundary of Fidalgo Island, accessible by three bridges including the Duane Berentson Bridge pictured … Continue reading

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March 21, 2004

Discovering a Viking village

Visitors to Bowman Bay yesterday stumbled onto a Viking village … or so it seemed, as Anacortes and Bellingham residents worked with a production crew from The Discovery Channel on a documentary about Viking boats. Included among those working on … Continue reading

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