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Announcement: Bruce McDougall will be kicking off his campaign for Anacortes City Council, Position 5 on June 29.

2017 0615 bruce mcdougallBruce was recently appointed to the City Council to fulfill the remaining term of the previous City Council member and is now running for the seat. 

Join us for delicious appetizers and refreshments, meet Bruce and hear about some of the exciting things he'll be working on as your representative on the City Council. Be sure to pick up a campaign button, sign up for volunteer efforts and learn how you can be a part of shaping the future of our amazing town.  

When: Thursday, June 29th 6pm-8pm

Where: Pelican Bay Books, 520 Commercial Ave.

Bruce: "We are all very fortunate to live in this wonderful community. Anacortes' beautiful setting, unique business and artistic character, marine assets, community forest lands, and strong school system all provide us with a tremendous quality of life. 

"Small communities face many challenges today as we navigate an uncertain future. As an Anacortes City Council Member, I plan to do my part by helping to create a strong local economy, preserving our unique community character, and protecting our pristine surroundings."

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

4,942 Confirmed Skagit Cases
400-409 Total Cases in ZIP 98221

318 Hospitalizations
67 Deaths
44,613 Fully Vaccinated
57,198 Initial Doses Given


379,100 Confirmed Cases Statewide
22,614 Hospitalizations

5,539 Deaths Statewide
2,419,434 Fully Vaccinated
3,368,279 Initial Doses Given

Updated 6 pm, May 5, 2021.

County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times