School Board adopts new strategic plan


The Anacortes School Board recently adopted a new 5-year Strategic Plan for the district, providing a focus on technology integration, social-emotional learning, and closing the achievement and opportunity gaps. 

$5,000 Shell check presented to Island View

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Representatives of Shell's Puget Sound Refinery and Anacortes Schools Foundation presented a check for $5,000 to Island View Elementary School and Anacortes School District representatives at a school assembly on Dec. 1.

Bret Lunsford named Museum Director

2017 1128 Bret Lunsford

During Monday night's City Council meeting, Mayor Gere congratulates Bret Lunsford on his appointment as Director of Anacortes Museum, replacing Steve Oakley, who retires on Dec. 1 after more than ten years.

Police Blotter, November 18 - 20, 2017

A teenage male was booked in County Jail after being confrontational with police who were checking out a report of teens consuming alcohol.