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FAMILY NIGHT: Skagit Valley College will host a college information night from 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 21.

Students settling in at new Anacortes High School

ANACORTES — Students in Anacortes High School teacher Pilar Burkland's advisory class started their school year Thursday morning on a patio with sweeping ...

New Anacortes High School will feature natural light, open spaces

ANACORTES — When Anacortes High School students return to school in the fall, they'll be entering a building filled with natural light, modern equipment and ...

Anacortes police arrest armed man in woods near Anacortes High School

An incident involving an armed and potentially suicidal man camping in a tent near Volunteer Park led to a police search and ultimately an arrest on Friday.

Anacortes students say community needs to do more to prevent teen suicide

Two high school students in Anacortes say more needs to be done to prevent teen suicide. It's a message the community paid attention to at city hall Thursday ...

Gym renovations have Seahawks playing away from home

With renovation being done on the Anacortes High School gymnasium, several of the school's teams have had to get used to new surroundings.

Former Burlington-Edison assistant new grid coach at Anacortes

ANACORTES — The Anacortes High School football team will be playing in a new division — and has a new coach, too.

A look back: Skagit County's top stories of 2018

Below are some of Skagit County's top stories of 2018: Northern State redevelopment reaches milestone. Efforts to redevelop the former Northern State Hospital ...

School districts, teachers continue contract talks

Not many people attend the average school board meeting, but on Thursday evening 68 Anacortes teachers and supporters filed into a board meeting in the ...

Prep Roundup: Seahawks place second in conference swim invitational

ANACORTES — The Anacortes girls' swimming and diving team placed second Saturday afternoon to Sehome at the Northwest Conference Invitational.

District breaks ground on new Anacortes High School

ANACORTES — The Anacortes School District took a big step forward in the construction of its new high school.

2018 Prep Football Preview: Anacortes Seahawks

ANACORTES — Whether you're looking between the hash marks or on the sidelines, this year's Anacortes football team will sport a new look.

Burlington-Edison picks up first football win

ANACORTES — The Burlington-Edison football team has had a bumpy start to its 2018 season.

'I miss him every day:' Teacher battling cancer pleads to find missing dog

A beloved Anacortes teacher battling stage four cancer is now facing another hardship: his companion dog is missing. Every school day, biology teacher Victor ...

Anacortes High School design off and running | All Access

ANACORTES — Community members got a first glimpse Tuesday of what the new Anacortes High School might look like.

2018 Prep Fall Soccer Preview

Girls' Soccer. Anacortes Seahawks. Coach: Gretchen Hanson (fourth year). Conference: Northwest. Last season: 5-9-3. Key returners: Natalie Dale, sr., defender ...

Prep Football: Blaine upends Anacortes

ANACORTES — The Anacortes Seahawks' quest for their first win continues.

Anacortes High School makes progress on Rice Field

ANACORTES — Construction on Anacortes High School's new Rice Field football stadium is on track, on budget and has come a long way in the last few ...

Prep Roundup: Anacortes doubles team gets off to flying start

MOUNT VERNON — The Anacortes High School doubles team of Garrett Hilyer and Ryan Rubalcava had a scorching start Saturday at the Sub-District 2A ...

Fidalgo pool plan moves forward

ANACORTES — The Fidalgo Pool & Fitness Center District commissioners voted unanimously Monday to move forward with a $28.4 million plan to upgrade the ...

Anacortes runner Feist has made a speedy recovery

ANACORTES — Saville Feist doesn't remember the vehicle collision that sent her to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Skagit County students join walkout over gun violence

Hundreds of students throughout Skagit County walked out of their classrooms Wednesday as part of a national demonstration to honor victims of shootings, call ...

2018 Prep Girls' Swimming Preview

Anacortes Seahawks. Coach: Leslie Mix. Conference: Northwest. Key returners: Emma Bakke, sr. (freestyle); Brenna Palmer-Perry, sr. (freestyle); Mackenzie ...

2018-2019 Prep Boys' Basketball Preview | Sports

Here's a glance at hoops teams for Anacortes, Mount Vernon, Burlington-Edison, La Conner, Sedro Woolley, Concrete and Mount Vernon Christian.

Community gallery comes to Museum of Northwest Art

LA CONNER — Current and former Anacortes High School students will be the first to have their work displayed at the Museum of Northwest Art's new ...

New voices in poetry at Pelican Bay

ANACORTES — Eight current or former Anacortes High School students will take the stage at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at Pelican Bay Books and Coffeehouse.

FIRST Robotics Competition proving ground for future engineers

MOUNT VERNON — Cheers, chants and applause exploded from the gym turned robotics arena at the FIRST Robotics Competition at Mount Vernon High ...

Why a retired Anacortes teacher kept a piece of paper for more than 60 years  The Seattle Times

After reading stories from Teacher Appreciation Week, one former teacher sent us a gift from his students that he's kept for more than half a century. Here's his ...

Veterans memorial dedicated in Anacortes

ANACORTES — Seventy years after Anacortes High School's War Memorial Field was dedicated, its replacement was unveiled to the public Wednesday.

Concrete High School seniors go back to their roots

CONCRETE — On Friday morning, graduating seniors from Concrete High School walked through the halls of Concrete Elementary School to the sound of ...

Mount Vernon High School graduating seniors parade through downtown

MOUNT VERNON — As Mount Vernon High School seniors celebrated their upcoming graduation Friday morning, the community celebrated with them.

Family, friends remember teen with 'Day of Kindness'

ANACORTES — Friends say Madison Myers was kind and giving, quick to smile and easy to befriend.

McIntyre scholarship winner took nontraditional route to college

MOUNT VERNON — Alexander Hood will be the first to say he wasn't a stellar student during his time at Anacortes High School.

City chips in for artificial turf baseball field in Anacortes

ANACORTES — The city will pay $50000 toward an artificial turf surface for Alton R. Daniels Field in Volunteer Park after the City Council earlier this week gave ...

Reunions | Community

S-WHS ALL-CLASS PICNIC: The Sedro-Woolley Alumni and Schools Foundation will hold its annual All-Class Picnic from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 14, ...

Anacortes' Rice Field ready for action

ANACORTES — It's been a long time coming. But after a year of waiting, the Anacortes football team held its first practice Wednesday at brand-new Rice Field.

Anacortes middle, high school girls honored for STEM Achievements

The Anacortes branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) awarded $1000 scholarships for STEM achievements to three Anacortes High ...

Anacortes to install artificial turf at Alton R. Daniels Field

ANACORTES — The Anacortes City Council gave the go-ahead Tuesday for the installation of artificial turf at Alton R. Daniels Field in Volunteer Park.

Seahawks 12 Tour makes stop in Anacortes

ANACORTES — Cheering fans adorned in blue and green jerseys filled the stands of Anacortes High School's Rice Field on Friday for the Seahawks 12 Tour.

Political newcomer holds big lead in Port of Anacortes race

ANACORTES — Jon Petrich, a first-time candidate for Port of Anacortes commissioner, made quite a showing Tuesday.

Get to Know: Cort Senff

Cort Senff. Age: 16. Occupation: Student. Education: Sophomore at Anacortes High School. Residence: Anacortes. What I like most about living here: “I've lived ...

High school seniors from across Washington state commit to STEM by signing letters of intent  GeekWire

Top athletes may get much of the attention when it comes to signing days and committing to a university to continue playing a particular sport. But in Seattle on ...

Traditions abound at high school graduations

At just about every high school graduation ceremony, certain things are bound to happen.

2016 Skagit County Cheer Exhibition | Gallery

The 4th Annual 2016 Skagit County Cheer Exhibition was held Saturday, March 19, at Anacortes High School. Participants included cheer squads from ...

Calder Wood of Anacortes competes at Cyclocross World Championships

ANACORTES — You can hear the whine of rushing air and the rip of wheels as tire tread struggles to bite deep into the well-trodden, twisting trail just beyond a.

Hundreds participate in Anacortes Women's March

Hundreds of men and women took to the sidewalks of downtown Anacortes for a Women's March focused on equality and unity as night fell on Friday's ...

Math teacher, longtime runner McLean thankful for time at Peninsula High  The News Tribune

Peninsula High School is losing a valuable member of its faculty.

Parade kicks off holiday season in Anacortes

ANACORTES — Kids, adults and canines made their way Saturday out to watch the annual Anacortes Lions Club Christmas Parade.

Anacortes Tesoro refinery-project permits open for comment  Seattle Times

The Northwest Clean Air Agency and state Department of Ecology are accepting comments on two draft air-quality permits for the Tesoro Anacortes Refinery's ...

Judge rejects fine for Texas oil company in deadly Anacortes blast  KUOW News and Information

The largest workplace-safety fine in Washington history has been overturned. A state appeals judge on Friday rejected a $2.4 million fine that oil company ...

Anacortes police welcome drug detection dog

ANACORTES — Xander, an 18-month-old black lab, would not make a good pet, according to his handler, Officer Scott Ray. He's full of energy, he never sits still ...

Ellensburg baseball prepares for Selah in anticipated CWAC matchup  Daily Record-News

The Ellensburg baseball team started warming up during a blustery day in preparation for what could be the toughest test on its schedule.

Class does homework at school  The Columbian

ANACORTES -- The kids in Cody Anderson's AP Chemistry class at Anacortes High School rarely do their homework at home. It's not that they're "bad students.

Anacortes Soroptimist club awards 22 scholarships

Soroptimist International of Anacortes recently awarded scholarships totaling $78000 to 22 Anacortes students. Scholarships are funded with proceeds from the ...

Whatcom football teams battle for playoff positioning  The Bellingham Herald

Week 8 of the high school football season sees a number of Whatcom County teams playing important games Friday night.

Every football game counts now; here’s what you need to know heading into Week 4  The Bellingham Herald

The 1A NWC begins league play Friday, as just about every Whatcom County football team is playing an important game Friday night.

Love Story: High school classmates reconnect at reunion  The Spokesman Review

She noticed the handsome football player with the friendly smile at Anacortes High School. Faye Asseln recalled, “I had a little crush on him and said to myself, ...

Seahawks announce route, schedule for ‘Summer 12 Tour’ across Pacific NW  Q13 FOX

RENTON, Wash. -- Calling all 12s! The Seattle Seahawks are going on the road this summer to visit fans across the Pacific Northwest. You can meet Seahawks ...

Report details errors that led to deadly Tesoro refinery explosion  KOMO News

The public is about to get its first look at what should have been done to prevent the Tesoro refinery explosion in Anacortes that killed seven workers in 2010.

Recipients Announced for 5th Avenue Awards Honoring High School Musical Theater  Broadway World

It was the most anticipated night of the year by high school theater programs across the state of Washington: The 15th Annual 5th Avenue Awards Honoring High ...

CWU alumnus flies wounded veterans  Daily Record

Central Washington University alum and retired U.S. Air Force Colonel Richard “Dick” Iversen is helping post-9/11 wounded veterans travel easier by piloting ...

The Racket to have grand opening July 5  The Bellingham Herald

If you have an urge to become a pinball wizard, there's now a new option in Bellingham. The Racket recently opened at 1220 N. State St., next to The ...

US Top 500 Outdoor 800m Returnees: Caitlin Collier Seconds Faster Than The Rest  MileSplit

Caitlin Collier ran 2:03.32 last year at Festival of Miles. Collier's time is almost three seconds above the rest of the field. The second-fastest returning time in the ...

Jake Anderson's Father Keith Anderson Missing  LALATE

ANACORTES, WASHINGTON (LALATE) - Jake Anderson's father Keith Anderson remains missing. The search for missing Keith Anderson was revealed on last ...

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