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Armed Robbery at Anacortes Gas Station

A man wearing a dark mask and brandishing a handgun held up the Shell gas station on Commercial Ave. Tuesday morning, escaping in a stolen vehicle, which was recovered a short distance way.

What The 2020s Have In Store For Aging Boomers

Within 10 years, all of the nation’s 74 million baby boomers will be 65 or older. The most senior among them will be on the cusp of 85.

Kiwanis Christmas Tree Pick Up

Place your unflocked tree, free of ornaments, lights and tinsel at the curb by 8:30am Saturday morning, Jan. 4. This service is a fundraiser for the Anacortes Key Club, which plans to use the funds raised to support the Thirst Project and the Anacortes Food Bank. 

One case of hepatitis A confirmed in Skagit County

Skagit County Public Health has confirmed one case of hepatitis A in a County resident. It is not known whether this case is related to the statewide hepatitis A outbreak declared in July of this year.

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