Business News

Port honors The Cabana

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The Cabana by Anthony’s has been awarded the Port of Anacortes’ Economic Development Partner Award for 2017. The award ceremony will be taking place on June 2, 2017 at the Waterfront Festival Dinner at the Port’s Transit Shed Event Center.

Watermark Books up for sale

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Patti Pattee, the owner of Watermark Books, is offering the store for sale after more than 25 years as a local landmark.

D Avenue Nursery blooms under new ownership

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It was more than a rush of seasonal energy that inspired the recent facelift at D Avenue Nursery, Fidalgo Island’s oldest retail garden center.

BNSF agrees to fine for water quality violations

BNSF Railway will pay a $75,000 fine and improve environmental protections during track maintenance work in Skagit and Whatcom counties under an agreement with the state Department of Ecology to settle a 2015 penalty for water quality violations.