Mayor Gere is appointing Don Measamer as Director of Planning, Community & Economic for the city, in essence, making permanent his interim appointment made last March with the departure of Ryan Larsen.
First Friday Gallery Walk, this Friday, will feature new watercolors and etchings of the northwest by Elizabeth Ockwell, including "Bellingham Channel," shown here, as well as photography by Peter Kuhnlein and a new show by the Skagit Valley Camera Club.
Laifong Ng’s new yoga studio in downtown Anacortes is about the size of the home she and her family shared back in China, the size of a one-car garage. In fact, her studio used to be a one-car garage.
Laifong was born in 1982 in Taishan, China, on the coast…
A Marine recruiter has been charged with first-degree sexual misconduct with a minor, accused of fondling and having sexual contact with a then-17-year-old prospective recruit. He has denied wrongdoing. His alleged victim, a former Eastside high-school student, no longer wants to join the Marines.