Anacortes Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. States says judge erred dismissing Tesoro refinery finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    State regulators say a judge erred when he overturned nearly $2.4 million in penalties against Tesoro following the 2010 deadly explosion at its Anacortes refinery. The Washington Department of Labor and Industries on Thursday petitioned the state Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals to review the case and affirm the penalties.

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  2. State says judge erred in dismissing Tesoro refinery finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    State regulators say a judge erred when he overturned $2.39 million in penalties against Tesoro following the 2010 deadly explosion at its Anacortes refinery. The Washington Department of Labor and Industries on Thursday asked the state Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals to review the case and affirm the penalties.

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  3. What must Sehome do start turning things around in 2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    After going winless in 2016, Sehome is currently on a 17-game losing streak dating back to a 16-3 win over Anacortes on Sept. 19, 2015.

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  4. Watch this seal pup catch a ride on a kayakRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    A seal pup nicknamed Lucille climbs aboard a kayak owned by Anacortes Kayak Tours at Skyline Marina in Anacortes, Washington, providing guests with the opportunity to get up close with nature.

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  5. Glosten Selected to Design Skagit County Vehicle/Passenger FerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    Skagit County has selected Glosten, a Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering consultancy, to design a vehicle/passenger ferry to replace the historic M/V Guemes. The Guemes has provided service between Anacortes and Guemes Island, WA since 1979, and is nearing the end of its economic useful life.

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  6. Penned salmon a spilla needs close look by stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The Olympian

    ... under investigation by experts from three state natural resources agencies that formed a command center near Anacortes. Cooke and its insurers also are reportedly investigating. Meanwhile, Gov. Jay Inslee announced a halt to new fish-pen permits ...

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  7. Glosten to Design Electric Ferry for Skagit CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Marine News

    Washington's Skagit County has selected Seattle based naval architecture and marine engineering consultancy Glosten to design a new all-electric vehicle/passenger ferry. The new ferry will replace M/V Guemes, which has provided service between Anacortes and Guemes Island, Wash.

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  8. Washington state to oversee containment of farmed fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Seattle Times

    ... Cori Simmons, spokeswoman for Natural Resources, who was traveling Saturday morning to the new command center in Anacortes. There were 305,000 fish in the pen that collapsed. The company has not issued a firm count of the escaped fish. Gov. Jay ...

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  9. The Record: Thursday, August 24, Full ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Go fishing. Catch as many escaped Atlantic salmon as you can. That's the message from Washington Fish and Wildlife after a pen at a fish farm near Anacortes broke this weekend and thousands of Atlantic salmon escaped.

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  10. Indie hero Phil Elverum shows us his ravaged heart on Mount Eerie's A Crow Looked at MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    On June 1, 2016, singer-songwriter Phil Elverum, who records somber, wispy antifolk as Mount Eerie, launched a GoFundMe page to benefit multidisciplinary artist Genevieve Castree Elverum , his wife since 2003. The couple, who lived in the quiet seaside town of Anacortes, Washington, hoped the money would help cover the costs of treating Genevieve's inoperable pancreatic cancer; she died on July 9. Just shy of nine months later, Mount Eerie's A Crow Looked at Me came out, and it reflects Elverum's first days and weeks without his wife, her death infiltrating every empty space and coloring every surface.

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  11. 'Environmental Nightmare' After Thousands of Atlantic Salmon Escape Fish FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Every month of 2017 had brought stronger currents to Cypress Island, according to DeepZoom. Winds in nearby Anacortes never exceeded 6 miles per hour on Saturday, according to the National Weather Service. Warren said his main concern is that ...

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  12. Things to do in Whatcom County for the week of Aug. 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... Skagit Swings from noon to 1 p.m., followed by Swing Connection from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m., then the "A" Band from Anacortes from 2:30 to 3 p.m., and then the Paul Sorensen Concert Jazz Band from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. The event is open to the public and ...

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  13. Sidney to Anacortes ferry sailings cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Washington State Ferries vessel Hyak will be taken out of service Wed. Aug. 30 for repairs - effectively cancelling the day's Sidney to Anacortes ferry run.

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  14. Skagit's small ferry system ready to lead U.S. on fuel efficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... all-electric model. It would be the first of its kind built anywhere in the U.S. Skagit County runs one ferry from Anacortes to Guemes Island, with more than 20 round trips a day. The small operation could soon lead the pack for fuel efficiency. ...

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  15. State encourages fishing for escaped Atlantic salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... after a net pen holding 305,000 Atlantic salmon burst on Saturday in the waters near Cypress Island, just north of Anacortes. In order to stop the multitudes of salmon from mucking up our local ecosystem, the Washington Department of Fish and ...

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  16. OfferCraft drives increase in Swinomish Casino offer redemptionsRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 | RGT Online

    OfferCraft, a software company that uses artificial intelligence and gamification to help companies increase customer revenue and employee engagement, has teamed up with Swinomish Casino & Lodge in Anacortes, Washington, to launch weekly gamified offers that customers can play on the new website SwinBig in email and via social media. Each week, the Swinomish Team offers a live look at each game on Facebook.

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  17. Anacortes to gauge public interest in fiber optic internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    The city of Anacortes plans to gauge public interest in a proposed municipal fiber optic internet network that could be cheaper and faster than what is currently offered in the area. The city will work with municipal telecommunications organization Northwest Open Access Network to conduct a survey of residents and businesses.

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  18. Is the claim the eclipse caused Puget Sounda s Atlantic salmon jailbreak just a fish story?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    Thousands of 10-pound Atlantic salmon were accidentally released into the waters between Anacortes and the San Juan Islands, and officials are asking people to catch as many as possible. Tribal fishers, concerned about native salmon populations, call the accident "a devastation."

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  19. OfferCraft and Swinomish Casino Launch New Game Each Week on Facebook ...Read the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 | Digital Game Developer

    OfferCraft , a software company that uses artificial intelligence and gamification to help companies increase customer revenue and employee engagement, has teamed up with Swinomish Casino & Lodge in Anacortes, Washington, to launch weekly gamified offers that customers can play on the new website SwinBig.com , in email and via social media. And each week, the Swinomish Team offers a live look at each game on Facebook.

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  20. Officials try to blame eclipse, tides for Atlantic salmon spill in Puget SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Every month of 2017 had brought stronger currents to Cypress Island, according to DeepZoom. Winds in nearby Anacortes never exceeded 6 miles an hour on Saturday, according to the National Weather Service. Warren said his main concern is that ...

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