A bill that would have established a permit fee for paddlers in Oregon is unlikely to pass the state legislature this year.
West Marine is the largest specialty retailer of boating supplies and accessories, with nearly 250 company-operated stores in 38 states and Puerto Rico.
West Marine relaunched its Waterlife station on Pandora Radio.
West Marine said revenues fell 1 percent in the first quarter, edging down to $129.1 million from $130.4 million last year, and comparable-store sales were flat.
Less than two weeks remain for youth artists to enter West Marine’s second annual World Oceans Day Art Contest.
The seventh annual West Marine Carolina Cup will take place April 19-23 in Wrightsville Beach, N.C.
West Marine said its annual World Oceans Day Art Contest is officially open and will continue through April 29.
West Marine will hold its second annual Marine Electronics Expo at five locations on April 8.
West Marine said it will begin accepting applications for 2017 BlueFuture grants on Saturday.
West Marine said its board declared a cash dividend of 5 cents a share on issued and outstanding shares of common stock.
Rocking the Boat, an advocacy group that helps children build boats and learn to use them, and former New York Giants player and Super Bowl champion Chris Canty will take part in West Marine’s grand opening of its new store in Woodbridge, N.J., on Sunday.