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Local Boat Ramps and On-The Water Facilities Open or Closed Related to Stay Home-Stay Healthy Order

Here is a list the NMTA staff has compiled on some local boat ramps and on-water boating facilities that are either open or closed related to the Stay Home, Stay Healthy order.Boaters are advised to contact the facilities directly before heading out … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: Strange Stuff Happens On The Water

I wrote a couple of columns for Nor’Westing Magazine over the years. One I called WaterBeat. It was sort of a Police Blotter on the Water. While gathering incidents to write up from local and regional water cops it became … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: Hi Gals – Indulge Me A Little Humor Here – We Need It

All the boating women I know are having such great adventures. I thought I would regale you with a “saling” adventure of a different type. About midday, a couple summers ago, I hopped a downtown bus outside the boat. Yep, no lines … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: We Are All Role Models

There is a reason we sponsor the Women’s Inspirational Panel at the Seattle Boat Show each year – boating builds character. There are certainly some amazing role models out there, gals who accomplish big things on the water. But we … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: Helpful Thoughts for Navigating The Current Life Challenges We Are Facing

Hi Gals, I’m offering you some thoughts today that veer away from the traditional Northwest Women in Boating concerns. We are all waking to, what seems like, a rapidly changing world. Continued news stories about the Coronavirus, just grow more … Continue reading

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NWWB MEETING Cancelled for March, See you on April 21st…But please read the post

Hi Gals, Out of an abundance of caution, many of us are hesitating to attend unnecessary gatherings in the face of the unknown trajectory of the Coronavirus, thus, we have decided to cancel the March 17th meeting of Northwest Women … Continue reading

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NWWB Meeting Mon. Feb. 17 Diesel Engines with Meredith Anderson – A Gal Who Wants to Help You Become Familiar with the All-Important System That Runs the Boat You Love

Photo courtesy of Jan Anderson For this meeting only instead of upstairs we will meet on the first floor in the foyer behind Fisheries Supply, just past Marine Sanitation and Supply, look for signs You’re going to meet a smart … Continue reading

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