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Cooke fined for violations at Bainbridge Island net pens

Without water quality protections in place, Cooke Aquaculture Pacific (Cooke) has repeatedly cleaned dirty equipment and discharged polluted wastewater into Puget Sound. Cooke operates commercial Atlantic salmon net pens in Washington state.

Police Blotter, December 3 - 7, 2017

A Mount Vernon woman stole two Christmas trees from a local grocery store, according to the latest Police blotter.

School Board adopts new strategic plan

 

The Anacortes School Board recently adopted a new 5-year Strategic Plan for the district, providing a focus on technology integration, social-emotional learning, and closing the achievement and opportunity gaps. 

$5,000 Shell check presented to Island View

2017 1204 shell fun run

Representatives of Shell's Puget Sound Refinery and Anacortes Schools Foundation presented a check for $5,000 to Island View Elementary School and Anacortes School District representatives at a school assembly on Dec. 1.