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Painting starting on Deception Pass bridges

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A contractor for the state Transportation Dept. will spend much of this year and next year repairing and repainting the two bridges at Deception Pass. 

School District Announces Personnel Changes

The Anacortes School District has announced a shakeup among school principals and other personnel, including staff reductions, as part of a cost-cutting effort for the coming school year which the district hopes will achieve greater efficiencies.

North Cascades Highway opened Thursday

With the swing of the gates, the seasonal stretch of North Cascades Highway/State Route 20 opened at 9 a.m. Thursday for the 2019 season.

North Cascades Highway re-opens on Thursday

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Thanks to less snow, a dedicated crew and no major setbacks, the 37 miles of State Route 20/North Cascades Highway closed last December is on track to reopen at 9 a.m. this Thursday, April 18.

City pushes ahead with new fiber work

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The city is working on phase III of the new fiber deploymentproject, which will result in fiber connections for city facilities the city's west end.

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