Business News

Downtown building demolition starts

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Demolition has started on the long-vacant business building on the northeast corner of Commercial Ave. and Tenth St.

Playing with food

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“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

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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"

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