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All-Class Reunion group seeks grassroots support

2008-0620_all_class_reunion.jpgBased on two years of experience, it seems Anacortes High School alumni are more inclined to take a “sentimental journey” later in life. In other words, gray hair is prominent among those in attendance at the AHS All-Class reunions.

Retail study: Risks in Hwy 20 retailing

A recent study of the city’s retail environment optimistically says the city may be able to support existing local businesses while increasing the diversity of retail options, as well as attract the types of investment the city wants.

Northwest Bestsellers

books3.gifThree Northwest authors are on this week's Northwest Bestsellers list. The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein, is at the top of the list. David Guterson's The Other and Chuck Palahniuk's Snuff are also in the top ten. Shop local: find these books at Watermark Books in Anacortes or online at Anacortes-based northwest-books.com . Week ending June 15, 2008.

Guemes evening ferry runs extended

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The two year Guemes evening ferry trial, which was due to expire this month, has been extended to the end of the year by the County Commissioners.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

4,187 Confirmed Skagit Cases
383 Total Cases in ZIP 98221

268 Hospitalizations
60 Deaths
12,313 Fully Vaccinated
35,145 Doses Given

Statewide

323,839 Confirmed Cases Statewide
19,500 Hospitalizations

5,032 Deaths Statewide

Updated 6 pm, March 4, 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

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