Stories tagged: Anacortes
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 7:28 p.m.
Officials have suspended ferry service on San Juan Islands routes after a car plunged off a dock at Anacortes.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 3:39 p.m.
A Washington state man who fatally shot a taxi driver has been sentenced to 22 years, four months in prison.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 9:40 a.m.
A hearing for a proposed project at an oil refinery at Anacortes has drawn vocal opposition and support.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 10:23 a.m.
Skagit County reached no new conclusions in the final environmental impact statement it released Monday for a project proposed at the Tesoro Anacortes Refinery at March Point.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 8:17 a.m.
Criminal charges against an Anacortes man were dismissed by a judge Dec. 1 because of outrageous government conduct, marking only the second time in state history that charges have been …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 11:18 a.m.
Shell Puget Sound Refinery faces a $133,000 penalty for a 2015 chemical release that prompted complaints from people living near the Anacortes facility.
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 6:26 p.m.
A couple whose fishing vessel was in the right place at the right time helped rescue a pair of kayakers.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 2 p.m.
Authorities say about a ton of debris was left on the ground after weekend environmental protest in northwest Washington. The anti-oil protesters told KING-TV they were forced to leave the …
Sun., May 15, 2016, 3 p.m.
SEATTLE – Authorities cleared the railroad tracks of protesters and arrested 52 climate activists Sunday morning in Washington state, after a two-day shutdown. About 150 people spent the night in …
Thu., May 12, 2016, 2:15 p.m.
Thousands of people are planning to rally in Anacortes this weekend to protest the oil flowing from two refineries in the area.
Thu., June 11, 2015
ROCKPORT, Wash. – That didn’t take long. About 7 miles after I pulled away from the Anacortes Ferry Terminal, I met Kris Lytton, a legislator in the state House who …
Fri., April 2, 2010, 7:52 a.m.
A Washington state oil refinery hit by a deadly blast and fire early Friday was recently fined for safety violations amid what federal watchdogs call a troubling trend of serious …