Business News

Tesoro fined $1.1 million by EPA

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced Tesoro has agreed to pay a $1.1 million penalty to resolve claims that Tesoro failed to comply with requirements under the Clean Air Act at four of its refineries, including their refinery at March Point.

Some Anacortes businesses may benefit

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Several signs indicate that some Anacortes businesses may benefit from the I-5 bridge collapse. Some may lose. And, the Chamber of Commerce is doing its part to help boost Anacortes.

Dakota Creek to build low-impact fishing vessel

2013-0508-dakota-creekDakota Creek has signed a $30-million contract to build one of the most environmentally friendly and technologically advanced fishing vessels in the world for Blue North, a sustainable natural resource company.

Fresh, Local & Happy

2013-0222-dads-diningLocavores have made their mark on the Anacortes restaurant scene. Their innovative food philosophies have inspired old school BBQ, gourmet hot, Southern Northwest fusion, rustic scratch and Northwest creations. By promoting fresh and local these restaurants nourish our bellies.

Shop Thursday to enter Chamber contest

Shop EVERY Thursday for a chance to win. Thank You Thursdays will take place each week in participating businesses (retailers and restaurants) in Anacortes.  

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