Business News

A Window Seat to our Working Waterfront

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Thanks in large part to an extensive public park system, visitors to the Anacortes shoreline can enjoy “bonus time” – a rare opportunity to take a window seat to this island community’s working waterfront.

Second Anthony's Restaurant to open in the fall

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Anthony’s Restaurants says the restaurant now under construction just north of the current Anthony’s at Cap Sante Marina will open this fall as The Cabana.

Tesoro strike ends

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The United Steelworkers Union strike at Tesoro’s refinery on March Point has ended after nearly eight weeks with the union local approving an agreement.

Port picks Dan Worra as new Exec

2015 0323 dan worraThe Port of Anacortes has announced plans to hire Daniel Worra to replace Bob Hyde as Executive Director of the Port.

Pontoons & dock destined for Alaska

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It’s hard to sneak something this big into Anacortes, and it is big: 100 feet long and ten feet in diameter. Even more interesting is that it will become part of a 50 by 400 foot cruise ship floating dock destined for a tiny Southeast Alaska village.