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Nuts and bolts of proposed projects, cost

High school improvements will cost $107 million This is the third piece in a multi-part series examining the Ferndale Schools’ bond up for vote in the Nov. 6 election. By Ashley Hiruko ...

Windward grad is June 12

  FERNDALE — Windward High School’s graduation ceremony is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, in the WHS gymnasium.   Check the ClassNotes section of next week’s Ferndale ...

FHS Spanish program founder to retire

Teacher Herbert Porter to leave after 38 years By Ashley Hiruko [email protected] FERNDALE — When Herbert Porter began his career at the Ferndale High School in 1980, there ...

Be the One plans expansion to Ferndale, Bellingham

Mentoring program started in Lynden in 2012 By Brent Lindquist [email protected] WHATCOM — Lynden-based mentorship program Be the One is planning to expand into Ferndale and ...

New program targets first-gen college students

WCC awarded $1.3 million in Upward Bound federal grant; focus is on three local school districts By Ashley Hiruko [email protected] WHATCOM — The path of education after high ...

Skyline sees positive ‘Recess Before Lunch’ results

Students are healthier, more attentive when they play before lunch, research shows By Brent Lindquist [email protected] FERNDALE — Students at Ferndale’s Skyline Elementary ...

‘Bite with a Buddy’ in Ferndale

First responders invited to lunch in Ferndale School District   FERNDALE — Bite with a Buddy, a new Ferndale School District offering, kicked off on Monday, March 26. The program ...

Ferndale school bond proposal finalized

It calls for $105 million for new high school, $2 million for PAC upgrades By Ashley Hiruko [email protected]   FERNDALE — The Ferndale Community Bond Task Force has finalized ...

Farm Bureau offers $2,000 in scholarships

  LYNDEN — The Whatcom County Farm Bureau is offering $2,000 in scholarships to qualified local students this year. At least $750 will be awarded to each winner.   Applicants ...

Free adult ELL class starting in Ferndale School District

Class runs March through May; free childcare provided, no advance registration required FERNDALE — Starting this month, the Ferndale School District will be welcoming families for ...