Parkinson’s advocates prepare for West Coast ride

Kathy Host, manager at Cedar’s RV Park in Ferndale, hosted Roy Roden and Mick Beaman for several days in Ferndale before the pair made it to Vancouver to start their ride. (Mark Reimers/Ferndale ...

Mutchler to run for Ferndale mayor

He touts practical approach, Jensen endorsement FERNDALE — A second member of the Ferndale City Council has decided to seek the mayor position. Jon Mutchler announced on Monday he ...

Parks foundation offers Helping Hand grants

WHATCOM — An impromptu bicycle fundraiser is the reason the Whatcom Parks and Recreation Foundation has $2,600 to give away to worthy project proposals. The Helping Hand Grants are ...

Ferndale teachers striking for one day

Friday strike coincides with similar actions in Arlington, Lakewood, Stanwood-Camano WHATCOM — Teachers’ unions in the Ferndale and Bellingham school districts voted on Thursday ...

Sikhs’ April 24-25 Vaisakhi festival at Lynden open to all

LYNDEN -— The public is invited to the annual Vaisikhi festival and open house of the local Guru Nanak Gursikh Temple grounds at 176 E. Pole Rd. on Saturday, April 25. Vaisakhi is ...

Motorists will enjoy cheapest gas in a decade

GasBuddy projects this summer will bring the most affordable gasoline prices since at least 2005 with projections that the summer average price of gasoline will come in around $2.35 ...

Calendar for April 15

ONGOING Bible study Bible Study Fellowship is an interdenominational Bible study with Thursday day classes for women and preschool children and Monday evening classes for women and ...

Ferndale businessman in U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame

Jeff Lombard, former player, is still a passionate booster FERNDALE — It’s been about 30 years since Jeff Lombard retired from playing rugby. But he still hasn’t left the sport ...

A king for one day; a hero for life

One local youth was given the opportunity to be “King” on Thursday courtesy of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Volunteers arranged for “King Jude” to be treated to a red-carpet ...

Cougar attacks Jersey cow north of Ferndale

State trapping comes up empty FERNDALE — State workers came up empty when they attempted to trap a cougar blamed for the death of a local cow. The Jersey cow, owned by a family farm ...