Legals – June 21, 2017

CITY OF FERNDALE LEGAL INVITATION FOR BID CITY OF FERNDALE GATEWAY NORTH STORMWATER PROJECT PROJECT NO. # SW2015-03 Sealed bid proposals will be received by the City of Ferndale at ...

Gary Russell reflects on 44 years as a firefighter

By Brent Lindquist brent@lyndentribune.com FERNDALE — Whatcom County Fire District Seven is a teaching department, and fire chief Gary Russell is proud to have seen it grow into one. ...

City council to reassess sewer rate increases in 2018

Increases of three, 25-percent still planned By Brent Lindquist brent@lyndentribune.com FERNDALE — The word “obnoxious” was used a couple of times by citizens speaking on the ...

‘Positive Messages for Our Community’ campaign, spreading words of encouragement

By Ashley Hiruko ashley@lyndentribune.com FERNDALE — If you drive east down Thornton Road near Horizon Middle School, you may notice something new hanging from the telephone poles. ...

Small cities move forward with new county jail plan

Bellingham City Council remains undecided WHATCOM — On June 13, two weeks after the Jail Facility Financing and Use Agreement was sent to Whatcom cities for approval, the Whatcom ...

Calendar – Week of June 21

Ongoing Thursday music The Jansen Art Center (321 Front St.) hosts free live entertainment from 6 to 8 p.m. every Thursday in the Piano Lounge. The schedule is: June 15, Checo Tohomaso, ...

Ferndale stolen-vehicle chase ends with arrest

Police take 28-year-old man into custody after chase WHATCOM — Deputies arrested a man on Sunday night who had stolen a vehicle parked in the Ferndale Public Library parking lot. ...

Ferndale Library sets July events

Events include teen night, LEGO club, desserts, crafting The Ferndale Library has announced its slate of events coming up in July. All of these happenings take place at the library, ...

Washington blueberry crop to exceed 130 million pounds

Total would exceed 2015 mark by 10 million pounds Every year, the state of Washington is known for its impressive berry output. The case is no different in 2017 as an expected 130 million ...

Gale Phillips

Gale Phillips of Lynden, passed away on June 17, 2017. He was born June 15, 1932 in Kansas City, Missouri, to parents George and Gladys Phillips. He is survived by his spouse Winnie; ...