Business News

Playing with food


“I need to make room for a second dishwasher,” states Jackie Davison. Her one-year-old business, The Potluck Kitchen Studio, is getting busier.

Safety Board sets Anacortes meeting

The federal Chemical Safety Board will hold a meeting in Anacortes to release and vote on its final report into the April 2, 2010, fatal explosion and fire at the Tesoro Refinery in Anacortes.

Navy christens ocean research ship at Dakota Creek


Carol Armstrong, ship's sponsor for R/V Neil Armstrong, breaks a bottle across the bow during a christening ceremony Saturday at Dakota Creek Shpipyard here.

Ribbon-cutting for "Big Ditch"


The Port held a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday morning for what Port Executive Director Bob Hyde called Wyman’s big ditch.

Construction of research ships moves ahead

AGOR 27 Neil Armstrong

Two new state-of-the-art oceanographic research ships under construction sit one behind the other at the Dakota Creek shipyard here. The R/V Neil Armstrong is being readied for launch, while the R/V Sally Ride is under construction on the right.