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Making Dough


Johanne Schmidt starts her day at 5:30 to do the morning bake. Her business, Jalillah’s Cookies, is located in the back of the Penguin coffee shop on Commercial Avenue.

Secret Service briefs local business owners

About two-dozen local retailers were briefed Wednesday by a Secret Service agent on how to prevent electronic fraud in their businesses in a presentation at the Chamber of Commerce.

View from the top of downtown


Dominating the skyline in downtown Anacortes are the eye-catching twin structures of the Majestic Inn & Spa, a grand hotel steeped in history and invested in this community’s future.

Report: Boeing to test automation here

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Workers are getting this 18,000 square foot former boat manufacturing facility ready for a small group of engineers who will begin testing advanced automation methods for building Boeing's 777X, according to a published report.

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