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Ragnar rocks Ferndale

Last weekend approximately 550 teams and 6,000 runners made their way from Blaine to Langley on Whidbey Island as part of the annual Ragnar Relay. Ferndale was well represented in the ...

Jail sales tax to be on fall ballot

4-3 County Council action comes a day after Bellingham signs on to jail agreement By Ashley Hiruko ashley@lyndentribune.com WHATCOM — County residents get to vote once again on a ...

Houses sell for more than listed

Bidding wars coming to Whatcom housing market, real estate pro Muljat says By Nick Elges sports@lyndentribune.com WHATCOM — Whatcom County’s population is rising. So too is the ...

Animal-cruelty charges lowered on area farmer

Removed cows to be returned By Ashley Hiruko ashley@lyndentribune.com WHATCOM — Multiple cows will be returned to Ferndale dairy farmer Seth Snook, months after he was charged with ...

‘Summer of Fun’ field games scheduled for Saturday

Activities to take place at VanderYacht Park FERNDALE — As part of the city of Ferndale’s “Summer of Fun” promotion, the city and its parks board will host an afternoon of field ...

Type O blood supply is low; donors needed

SEATTLE — Bloodworks Northwest has issued an urgent appeal for donors of Type O blood, the most common type of blood among people in the Northwest at 45 percent. The supply of Type ...

Forest roads in planning for reopening

Glacier Creek, Canyon Creek and Wells Creek slated for repairs in 2018 EVERETT — Heavy rains during the 2015 and 2016 winters damaged numerous roads and trails across the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie ...

Aug. 1 election ballots in mail; most of county does vote

WHATCOM — Primary election ballots went into the mail July 12 to most county registered voters, and should have arrived in mailboxes by now. The Aug. 1 primary election applies to ...

WWU, WECU establish new scholarship

School, credit union also partnering to create WECU Court at Carver Gymnasium BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Educational Credit Union (WECU) and Western Washington University Viking Athletics ...

College honors

EASTERN WASHINGTON CHENEY ­— Local students are listed on the dean’s list for the spring 2017 quarter that ended June 16 at Eastern Washington University. Deming — Cory Bergh, ...