Ballots sent out; if you are missed, call county office

Six new ballot drop boxes added   WHATOM — Ballots for the Nov. 3 general election were mailed out by the County Auditor’s Office on Oct. 14.   Voters can also expect to ...

Four hopefuls eye two city council seats

Keith Olson, Glenn Stewart up for Position 3; Paul Ingram, Teresa Taylor for Position 4 By Brent Lindquist [email protected] WHATCOM — Four Ferndale City Council seats are up ...

Gym Star opens new dance studio

FERNDALE — Gym Star Sports Center owner Carolyn Saletto has always loved dance, so adding a dance studio to her business was a no-brainer. “I wanted to be able to go right upstairs ...
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Happy ‘Back to the Future’ Day

Just in case you didn’t know, Back to the Future Day is coming up on Oct. 21, 2015. That’s a big day for “Back to the Future” fans, specifically those of us who appreciate the ...

Jog-A-Thons bring fun, funds for students

FERNDALE — The rollicking and exercise-friendly sounds of Taylor Swift and Pharell Williams could be heard south of Main Street on Thursday, signaling an annual tradition for Ferndale’s ...

Scout installs picnic table in VanderYacht Park

FERNDALE — About a year and a half ago, Ferndale student David Lange achieved his Life Scout rank in the Boy Scouts of America. Eager to pursue the Eagle Scout rank, he began brainstorming ...

Mutchler, Watson outline their election positions

FERNDALE — City councilpersons Jon Mutchler and Cathy Watson were both voted into the general election in the August primary, hoping to replace outgoing mayor Gary Jensen, who is ...

Ayers, Donovan on running for county council

Both looking to fill Position #1 Bruce Ayers By Tim Newcomb [email protected] WHATCOM — Bruce Ayers, a former Bellingham City Council member and professional land surveyor in ...

Make-one-freeze-one recipe helps busy cooks

By Melissa Horton   I really like the idea of freezer cooking. How wonderful to be able to go to the freezer, pull out a meal, and simply warm it up. What an easy way to serve a ...

Children’s House International celebrates 40th anniversary, while nominated for Angels in Adoption

Three employees to be recognized at Washington, D.C., gala FERNDALE — Children’s House International is simultaneously celebrating its 40th anniversary, and the nomination of its ...