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In the News

August 6, 2020

Sailing into August

Scenes from Wednesday night sailboat race, Fidalgo Bay. Anacortes Yacht Club.

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August 4, 2020

Northwest loses basketball giant

The Pacific Northwest lost a college and high school basketball giant Sunday with the passing of Loren W. Anderson here in Anacortes. Anderson, whose coaching career included Anacortes High School boys basketball from 1967-1979, was a Seattle Pacific University Hall of Fame recipient for his prowess as a player. In 1979 he was named to […]

August 3, 2020

Fidalgo flora August

Seasonal changes are evident among native plants on the Guemes Trail in west Anacortes.

August 1, 2020

Summer day at Lil’ Cranberry

I started with a brief visit in mind, but was drawn into the beauty of the scene at Little Cranberry Lake. I ended up walking the trails around the lake and back to the parking area. The hike included stretches right along (and I mean RIGHT ALONG) lake’s edge. Two miles around, including forest, wetland, […]

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Looking Back

August 6, 2020

Legacy of love for the game: Coach Anderson

Loren “Coach” Anderson of Anacortes passed away Sunday, August 2 at the age of 84. What a legacy he left behind! Anderson discovered sports early in life and excelled at several including baseball and basketball, which he played at Seattle Pacific College (he graduated with 13 scoring records). Just out of college, coach/mentor Les Habegger […]

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August 4, 2020

Motoring Deception Pass: 2018

Sailboat “Cutty Sark” motors past hikers on shore of Fidalgo Island at Deception Pass, winter 2018.

August 1, 2020

AHS Class of ’60: 2010 reunion

It was 10 years ago this month that the AHS Class of 1960 hit the street in front of Gere-a-Deli for this reunion photo. Look carefully and you might find a guest from the AHS Class of 1941.

July 31, 2020

Sentimental journey to Summer of ’05

This 2005 photograph of the late muralist/historian Bill Mitchell takes on added emotional significance as those of us who love the Anacortes Arts Festival like Bill did come to grips with the fact that there will be no artists in the street this year. Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


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