County burn ban lifted

Permanent ban remains in effect on open burning for cities, urban growth areas   WHATCOM ­— Wetter weather means the county’s summer open burning ban is lifted effective at ...

Local author John Lovchik discusses book on racism at Village Books

Lovchik is a social justice activist, takes a historical view of topic; event Sept. 25 FERNDALE — Ferndale social justice activist John Lovchik will discuss his book, “Racism: Reality ...

Artists take to the sidewalks for Chalk Art Festival

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New art installed at the Ferndale Library

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Forum tonight at Meridian High School on housing costs, water resource issues

  LAUREL ­— A public forum on housing costs and water resource issues will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Meridian High School, 194 W. Laurel Rd.   The full topic is ...

Teen climate speaker Sept. 21 at Peace Arch

  BLAINE — Greta Thunberg, the Swedish 16-year-old credited with raising global awareness of the risks posed by climate change, is at Peace Arch Park on the U.S.-Canada border ...

Roberta Tate

  After an adventurous 95 years and 349 days, Roberta “Bobbe” Tate passed away peacefully on Aug. 8, 2019, in Bellingham.   Any who knew Bobbe and wish to celebrate her ...

Frank Longo Jr.

  Frank Longo Jr., of Lynden, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2019, in Bellingham. He was 78.   Frank was born in Renton on Jan. 16, 1941, to Rose Marie (Scaramuzzo) and Frank ...

Shirley Scholten

  Shirley Mae Scholten went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was known for her kind, faithful and selfless ways. ...

Reka Engels

  Reka Janet Engels, 85, transitioned into glory from this earth to be with her Heavenly Father and Savior on Sept. 1, 2019, at the Christian Health Care Center.   She is survived ...