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This is the space opera you’re looking for

New ‘Star Wars’ film lives up to the hype By Brent Lindquist [email protected] “The Force Awakens” villain Kylo Ren leads a group of First Order stormtroopers. It’s ...

Flavorful holiday appetizers to make the season bright

By Melissa Horton   There’s no denying that the holiday season is in full swing. Besides the cheery glow of lights and the Christmas music streaming from the radio, upcoming parties ...

New coach, new system, same expectations

New Ferndale head coach Jason Owens has implemented a new, faster-paced offense By Kevin Doucette [email protected] Ferndale senior Austin Honeycutt plays defense against a teammate ...

50 tour Cherry Point, urge action to spur exports

Investment in rail is focus of a state legislative caucus By Calvin Bratt [email protected]   BLAINE — If Whatcom County does not take advantage of its export opportunities, ...

State grants fund Ferndale road projects

Washington Street, Portal Way to benefit from state grants FERNDALE — The state of Washington has awarded the city of Ferndale more than $1.4 million in state grants to allow the ...

Pioneer Park gets rustic

Ferndale Heritage Society’s Olde Fashioned Christmas set for Friday through Sunday By Brent Lindquist [email protected] FERNDALE — Getting Pioneer Park ready for the Ferndale ...

A new home for the dome

Rescued in 1981, old FHS cupola will memorialize Michael, Miles Jordan By Brent Lindquist [email protected] FERNDALE — For years, the old cupola atop Ferndale High School’s ...

Huskies roll out the purple carpet for Jake Locker

Former Ferndale standout honored as Husky Legend at Apple Cup Friday By Kevin Doucette [email protected]   SEATTLE — I remembering recalling a story I once heard about a ...

Steamy drinks to chase the chill away

By Melissa Horton   Baby, it’s cold outside! There’s no arguing now, winter weather is definitely on its way. I’ve been waking up to frost on the grass and my warm, fuzzy ...

Fondue makes for a fun meal

by Melissa Horton   I was recently able to run away for a day of “girl time” with a dear friend of mine. It’s a fun treat to be able do that, and we ended our relaxing day ...