North Cascades Highway to re-open next week

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Warmer temperatures, warm rain and sun arrived and should allow crews to reopen North Cascades Highway next Tuesday, well ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.

City high-speed fiber system moving swiftly

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City crews have started preliminary work in preparation for a new fiber optic network connecting the Riverbend water treatment plant with city water equipment in Anacortes. The system, the city says, is about a year ahead of schedule.

McDougall appointed to City Council

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Moments after the City Council appointed him, Bruce McDougall is sworn in as the newest Council member. He will fill out the remainder of the term of John Archibald, who resigned as of the end of last month.