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FSD reveals modified graduation plans

Drive-through graduation ceremony hinges on move to phase 2 By Brent Lindquist [email protected] FERNDALE — The Ferndale School District will host a drive-through graduation ...

Meridian School Board has open spot

Brian Evans as Director 3 passed April 12 By Calvin Bratt [email protected]   LAUREL ­— The Meridian School District has a vacancy on its school board due to the passing ...

Superintendents react to full closure

Local effort is teaching in a ‘virtual format’ By Brent Lindquist [email protected] WHATCOM — Gov. Jay Inslee and Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal announced ...

Schools closed for rest of year

Announcement Monday ends the wondering; home learning must continue By Calvin Bratt [email protected]   WHATCOM — The in-person school year is over, a casualty of the coronavirus ...

LC closes its campus to all non-essential activity

  LYNDEN ­— The Lynden Christian Schools campus was closed to work and any extended use, effective Wednesday, March 25.   It is an effort to “flatten the curve” of the ...

School district shares state learning guidance

FERNDALE — The Ferndale School District received state-level guidance on Tuesday regarding student learning plans moving forward during the COVID-19 pandemic. The state directives ...

Coronavirus concern closes Meridian schools two days

Superintendent acts on staff member’s contact with someone out of county who tested positive By Elizabeth Kayser [email protected]   WHATCOM ­— The Meridian School ...

Whatcom Community College’s first on-campus student housing opens this fall

Cedar Hall has space for 233 residents BELLINGHAM — Current and potential students are encouraged to apply now to live in Whatcom Community College’s first on-campus student housing ...

Ferndale FFA through the year

Thirty kids headed to state convention in Pullman By Emily Woodward Ferndale FFA Chapter Reporter   FERNDALE — Ferndale FFA has been buzzing this year!    Last year, we took ...