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  1. 95-year-old woman killed after pulling in front of deputyRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A 95-year-old woman was killed after a collision with a Skagit County Sheriff's Office vehicle on Highway 20, south of Anacortes, Washington. A State Patrol report says Kathryn Jensen was stopped at a stop sign on Campbell Lake Road about 3 p.m. Monday when she apparently took a left turn onto Highway 20 in front of a southbound sheriff's office vehicle.

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  2. Group works to clean up derelict crab pots in Puget SoundRead the original story

    May 31, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Officials say thousands of lost crab pots are littering the bottom of Puget Sound, posing dangers to crabs and other marine life. KOMO-TV reports some boaters spent time earlier this week fishing for the derelict pots off the shores of Anacortes.

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  3. Port of Skagit, utility district form broadband companyRead the original story

    May 18, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Port of Skagit and the Skagit Public Utility District have approved an agreement to jointly oversee the construction of a fiber optic network that extends from Anacortes to Concrete. The Skagit Valley Herald reports the port and utility district approved the agreement Tuesday and formed a joint company called SkagitNet.

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  4. Poet-publisher-activist Sam Hamill dies at age 74Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Sam Hamill, a poet, translator and anti-war activist who as co-founder of Copper Canyon Press published works by Pablo Neruda, W.S. Merwin and many other celebrated poets, has died at age 74. Hamill died Saturday at his home in Anacortes, Washington, following a period of ill health. His death was announced by Copper Canyon, which he, Bill O'Daly and Tree Swenson helped start in 1972.

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  5. Poet Sam Hamill dies at age 74Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Sam Hamill, a poet and translator and the founding editor of an independent publishing company in Washington state, has died. He was 74. Hamill died Saturday at his home in Anacortes, Washington, following a period of ill health.

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  6. Woman dies after car plunges off ferry dock in AnacortesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Authorities say a woman died after she drove her Jeep Cherokee through a barrier and off a dock at the Washington State Ferries terminal at Anacortes. KOMO-TV reports officials suspended ferry service on San Juan Islands routes for several hours Thursday after the incident.

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  7. Car plunges off ferry dock in AnacortesRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Washington State Ferries said the vehicle, a Jeep, drove through a traffic barrier and into the water Thursday morning. Divers were responding.

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  8. Hearing examiner approves key permit for refinery projectRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Skagit County's hearing examiner has approved a key shoreline permit for a proposed project at an oil refinery at Anacortes. Andeavor, formerly Tesoro Corp., is planning upgrades at its refinery to help it meet upcoming federal gasoline emissions regulations and diversify its products mix.

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  9. Man who killed Washington state taxi driver gets 22 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A Washington state man who fatally shot a taxi driver has been sentenced to 22 years, four months in prison. The Skagit Valley Herald reports that 32-year-old Solomona Fatu Luteru received the sentence Friday in Skagit County Superior Court.

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  10. Man who killed Washington state taxi driver gets 22 yearsRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A Washington state man who fatally shot a taxi driver has been sentenced to 22 years, four months in prison. The Skagit Valley Herald reports that 32-year-old Solomona Fatu Luteru received the sentence Friday in Skagit County Superior Court.

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