Arts & Leisure

Tide Pool Treasures

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Discover natural wonders hiding under rocks, buried in sand, and clinging to kelp in fascinating yet fragile ecosystems called a tide pool.

State & tribes reach salmon agreement

State and tribal leaders have reached an agreement on Puget Sound fisheries that is expected to pave the way toward opening summer salmon seasons and waters recently closed to recreational fishing.

Swinomish Casino plans outdoor movies

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Swinomish Casino & Lodge will host three outdoor movie events this summer at their Waterfront Park, complete with food vendors, a beer and wine garden, giveaways throughout the night, and fun for the entire family.  Swinomish Movies kicks off the summer series with Star Wars: The Force Awakens on June 16.

Arts events set this weekend

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The Anacortes Arts Festival Art in Bloom events at the Depot kick off this Friday with the Fine Art Exhibition Opening at 6 pm.

AHS Robotics team scores again

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Anacortes High School FIRST Robotics Team won the Portland NW Regional championship, beating out several long standing team winners, Skunk Works (3 out of 3 in the finals) and others like Bare Metal, Sea Bots and the like, according to advisor Curt Oppel.