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Voters may submit Secretary of State candidates questions

SEATTLE — The League of Women Voters of Washington Education Fund and The Spokesman-Review are pleased to announce that voters across Washington state will be able to view important ...

Summer of Fun: Ferndale food truck Friday

During the few hours of clear sky on June 3, the Ferndale community came out to enjoy the first Food Truck Friday in Pioneer Park with a special performance by the Bellingham Circus ...

Community Calendar for June 29, 2022

June 27 – July 1 Youth Summer Camp at Jansen Art Center Coming up at the Jansen Art Center: Youth Summer Camp. Young artists sign up for a week-long program and can choose between ...

Thank you heroes

Warning of a flood in Sumas meant sand bagging started, items put up higher. The deluge of rain continued to fall on saturated ground. It wasn’t long and the water overflowed the ...

WCSO responds to Uvalde school shooting

Following what appears to be a delayed law enforcement response to the horrific massacre of young children at a school in Uvalde, Texas, many questions remain. Local citizens have asked ...

Letters to the Editor – June 29, 2022

Medicare privatization schemes must be halted Editor, Medicare Advantage (MA) plans make promises to keep people healthy but when illness strikes claims are often denied, specialists ...

Ferndale Arts Commission seeks artists for vinyl wrap project

The Ferndale Arts Commission is seeking designs that can be reproduced as a vinyl wrap and applied to traffic signal boxes throughout the city. This opportunity is open to amateur and ...

Briefly: Ferndale and the surrounding areas in the news, June 29, 2022

Kershner takes over for Rose as VFW 9301 commander LYNDEN — After seven years as commander of VFW Post 9301 Lynden, Lonnie Rose is handing over the gavel to John Kershner. An active ...

The gift of reading

Ferndale Library to host array of children’s summer reading programs  By Leora Watson [email protected]  FERNDALE — The Ferndale Library is the place for kids to be this ...

Sarah Kohler to retire from Ferndale library

By Bill Helm [email protected] FERNDALE — After 25 years with the Whatcom County Library System, Sarah Kohler is calling it a career. Kohler, currently branch manager at the ...