Business News

Tesoro plans refinery upgrade

Tesoro Corp. says it plans to spend $400 million to produce petrochemical feedstocks in its West coast refineries for extraction at their March Point refinery here.

Now open: Island Smoothie


Just in time for summer. A new smoothie place has opened in downtown Anacortes. Island Smoothie is a now a week old, after what they call a ‘soft opening.’

Medicap Pharmacy and pharmacist suspended indefinitely

An Anacortes pharmacist’s license has been suspended indefinitely and his pharmacy license suspended for 5 years for distributing expired drugs, compounding medicine in an unclean area, sanitation concerns, and other issues that put patients at risk.

Downtown building demolition starts


Demolition has started on the long-vacant business building on the northeast corner of Commercial Ave. and Tenth St.

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