Elwha remains out of service

The 144-car Elwha will remain out of service for at least another week for repairs.

AHS fields getting spruced up


The parent of an Anacortes High School student has launched an ambitious effort to spruce up the two athletic fields at the school.

School budget makes tough choices

The School Board Thursday night got a first look at the tough choices ahead to keep the school district budget in balance.

Blues tonight at Cap Sante Marina

2008-0808_alice_stuart-sq.jpgTonight's show at Cap Sante Marina features a Seattle woman who blazed the trail for women in Rock and Roll and now plays the Blues with her band, The Formerlys.

Candidates address Chamber of Commerce


Anacortes Chamber of Commerce members heard from about two-dozen political candidates today. Chamber President Robin Pestarino kept the proceeding tight, allowing no questions from Chamber members. A public candidates’ forum followed. 

Northwest Bestsellers

books3.gifAgain there are five Northwest books are on this week's Northwest Bestseller's list. Two novels by J.A. Jance, a part-time Seattle resident, are on the list. Damage Control, her latest book set in Arizona and Justice Denied, her latest J.P. Beaumont book are on the list. Garth Stein's The Art of Racing in the Rain tops the list. David Guterson's The Other and Sherman Alexie's The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian are on the list.

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