Community News

One ferry short on the Anacortes-San Juans route

The Anacortes/San Juan Islands ferry route will operate on an emergency schedule through at least the end of the month due to the breakdown of the Yakima

STEM Camp for middle school kids

The Anacortes Schools Foundation this summer is offering a series of six STEM-related classes for students moving up to sixth, seventh or eighth grades at the middle school.

Chamber releases candidate survey

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The Anacortes Chamber of Commerce has surveyed the candidates for local offices and posted the answers online in anticipation of next week’s primary candidates’ forum at city hall. 

School Board gives Superintendent high marks

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The Anacortes School board recently gave Superintendent Mark Wenzel high marks in his annual performance review. The board commended Dr. Wenzel and the district for continuing to meet and exceed expectations, while juggling several high-priority initiatives.