Kris Lytton announces retirement from state legislature

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Since first being elected in 2010 as a state representative for the 40th Legislative District, Rep. Kris Lytton (D-Anacortes) has been an advocate for children, education, and tax reform. Lytton Wednesday announced she is retiring to spend more time with her family.

Street improvement well along

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State DOT contractor crews are working on new pedestrian ramps along 12th Street as crews make good progress on pavement repair ahead of re-paving between downtown and the state ferry landing.

Police Blotter, March 3 - 8, 2018

Following a foot chase, a 22-year-old man was booked into county jail on charges of violating a no-contact order, obstructing a police officer and possessing drug paraphernalia.

New building to solve CTE issue

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This little garden and the area around it on the grounds of the middle school is the site for a new 5,000 square foot building as temporary space for the high school's Career and Technical Educational programs starting in the fall.

Police Blotter, February 24 - March 2, 2018

An Anacortes teen was cited for hit-and-run after his vehicle hit a retaining wall and damaged his vehicle so badly that parts of the car dragged on the ground when he drove off.