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  1. Wind Advisory issued December 11 at 12:36PM PST expiring December 11...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... to ease this afternoon and turn more southwesterly. * SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...Ferndale, Bellingham, Sandy Point, Anacortes, Friday Harbor. * TIMING...Through mid afternoon. * IMPACTS...Winds may be strong enough to down tree limbs, causing local ...

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  2. Michelle Williams is 'looking forward to starting some new traditions' with husband Phil ElverumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... told the magazine that the actress 'is very happy and she deserves it' in her marriage to Elverum, a native of Anacortes, Washington. 'Michelle and Phil had an early spiritual connection that she has not experienced since Heath,' the insider told ...

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  3. Trump signs waiver for Anacortes-built fishing vesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Bellingham Herald

    President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed legislation that includes a federal maritime law waiver for a $75 million fishing vessel that has been stuck in an Anacortes shipyard because it was built with too much foreign steel. The Coast Guard Reauthorization Act grants the waiver to the 264-foot America's Finest - a nearly completed factory trawler built at Dakota Creek Industries of Anacortes to fish off Alaska, The Seattle Times reported.

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  4. His artwork is all around Bellingham. Now it's part of one of the region's top eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Bellingham Herald

    ... and in label form with Fidalgo Bay Coffee, 500 cases of local wine, Forte Chocolates and a Valley Brown Ale from Anacortes Brewery. Mann said he is just honored to have had a hand in one of Northwest Washington's biggest annual events. "I feel ...

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  5. Northwest Wine: Pacific Northwest proves itself on global wine stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... list typically draws high interest with consumers. Decorated wine merchant Doug Charles, owner of Compass Wines in Anacortes, Wash., says his phone starts ringing the morning the list is unveiled, with interest not only in the Northwest wines, but ...

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  6. Washington tribes say pipeline will harm orcas, way of lifeRead the original story

    Friday Nov 30 | The Navajo Times

    ... to affect each and every one of us.'' Jeremy Wilbur, a senator with the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community near Anacortes, Washington, said he and his family have fished the Salish Sea for several generations. He said increased marine shipping will ...

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  7. Storm topples trees, pushes some rivers over flood stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A late November storm brought heavy rain, strong winds and caused some rivers to flood as we kicked off the new work week. Gusty winds toppled trees in both Hoodsport and in Anacortes.

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  8. High Wind Warning issued November 26 at 12:00PM PST expiring November ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    WAZ001-503-506-261415- /O.EX San Juan County-Western Whatcom County-Western Skagit County- 1009 PM PST Sun Nov 25 2018 ...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FOR THE NORTHWEST INTERIOR FROM NOON MONDAY TO 4 AM PST TUESDAY... * WIND...Increasing from the southeast to 20 to 35 mph with gusts to near 60 mph on Monday. * SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...Ferndale, Bellingham, Sandy Point, Anacortes, and Eastsound.

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  9. Green hypocrisy? Washington state voters keep proving it's not easy being greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Seattle Times

    The Tesoro refinery in Anacortes would have been affected by climate-change Initiative 1631, but state voters rejected it. We told an election-day pollster we were worked up about climate change, even as we voted with the oil companies to do nothing about it.

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  10. "And Another Thing..." podcast Nov20, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | KVI-AM Seattle

    After care packages for local US troops were stolen from a Lynden, WA VFW,{}Hollie Brand of Anacortes decided to build care packages to replace the ones that were stolen. She stands here with items in her kitchen that she's collected for VFW Post 9301 in Lynden.

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  11. Washington Winter Beer Festival - creativity on tap with 170 beersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... from mild American Noble varieties. Our Helles Lager is a tribute to the North Cascades Highway that runs through Anacortes. Highly drinkable and well-balanced, this refreshing session beer is brewed in the traditional German style. A light grainy ...

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  12. NPIa s Permanent Defense shifting into higher gear to protect transit funding from I-976Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter

    ... would cause catastrophic damage in every part of Washington - from small towns like Clarkston, East Wenatchee, and Anacortes to large cities like Seattle, Tacoma, and Everett." "Thankfully, NPI now has almost seventeen years of experience organizing ...

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  13. Skagit County helps support two cold-weather shelters for homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Bellingham Herald

    ... to continue to provide them as much help as possible." Skagit County also is providing money to help keep the Anacortes Salvation Army's overnight shelter open all winter. Normally, the shelter opens when temperatures drop below 30 degrees, said ...

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  14. Big Oil beats carbon tax, Big Soda shields itself from sugary beverage taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this April 2, 2010, file photo, a refinery owned by Andeavor, formerly Tesoro Corp., includes a gas flare flame that is part of normal plant operations, in Anacortes, Wash. Early returns showed voters had rejected Initiative 1631 in the Nov. 6, 2018 election, which would have charged a fee on carbon emissions from fossil fuels.

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  15. Washington voters weigh federal races, carbon tax, gun lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2018 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... owned by Andeavor, formerly Tesoro Corp., includes a gas flare flame that is part of normal plant operations, in Anacortes, Wash. Voters will decide the fate of Initiative 1631 in the Nov. 6, 2018 election, which would charge a fee on carbon ...

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  16. Connelly: Ballot Initiatives -- Washington is a state being watchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Phillips66 has given $7.3 million, as part of a $32 million "Big Oil" campaign to defeat Initiative 1631, the proposed carbon fee on major emitters of greenhouse gases.es) Phillips66 has given $7.3 million, as part of a $32 million "Big Oil" campaign to defeat Initiative 1631, the proposed carbon fee on major emitters of greenhouse gases.es) An oil tanker unloads its crude at the March Point refinery dock in Anacortes in this file photo. Oil refiners have mounted a record $31 million campaign to defeat Initiative 1631, the carbon fee that would be imposed on major emitters of greenhouse gases.

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  17. The 'Gray Lady' speaks: New York Times endorses Initiative 1631Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... and some of the money flowing into Washington to oppose Initiative 1631. The Tesoro (now Andeavor) refinery in Anacortes. Andeavor and Andeavor LLC have given $6 million to the anti-Initiative 1631 campaign. The Tesoro (now Andeavor) refinery in ...

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  18. Lisa/Liza - "Real Estate"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | Stereogum

    ... 11/17 Brooklyn, NY @ Wonders of Nature % 12/06 Vancouver, BC @ Wise Lounge>& 12/07 Seattle, WA @ Barboza> 12/08 Anacortes, WA @ Kennelly Keys> 12/09 Portland, OR @ Turn Turn Turn> 12/11 San Francisco, CA @ Hotel Utah>$ 12/12 Los Angeles, CA @ ...

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  19. Unions helped write Washington's carbon fee initiative. Some also want to sink it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    ... . Over time, it could also threaten jobs at oil refineries, including four in the northwestern Washington towns of Anacortes, Bellingham and Ferndale, where thousands of union members work. That's one reason the Pacific Northwest Iron Workers came ...

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  20. At new Burlington location, this school helps deaf students create their own identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    ... in Whatcom, Skagit, Island, San Juan and parts of Snohomish counties, moved over the summer from its location in Anacortes' Cannery Building to a larger building in Burlington. The school is approved by the state Board of Education and the state ...

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