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Suspects arrested in three Ferndale burglaries

Two suspects still unaccounted for By Brent Lindquist [email protected] UPDATE: Coakley was captured in Snohomish County and Scharton turned himself in Tuesday night, according ...

City paid more than $45,000 in severance to former administrator

Greg Young’s city administrator contract was not renewed after 2018 By Brent Lindquist [email protected] FERNDALE — The Ferndale City Council convened for just over a minute ...

Bass sentence almost 27 years

By Hailey Palmer [email protected] BELLINGHAM — Timothy Forrest Bass, found guilty in May of first-degree murder in the1989 death of Mandy Stavik, was sentenced to 320 months ...

Dairy farmers rally for trade

Friday event at Ferndale farm is part of a Motorcade for Trade   WHATCOM ­— A Farmers for Free Trade event happens at a farm near Ferndale Friday, July 5, with support and hosting ...

College honors

FAIRFIELD UNIVERSITY   FAIRFIELD, Connecticut — Drew Westford of Custer, Washington, received Deans List (3.5 GPA or better) honors for the spring 2019 semester at Fairfield University. ...

City of Ferndale seeking grant applications for 2020 tourism activities

Funds can be used on events, festivals, tourism-related activities FERNDALE — Do you have a good idea for some tourism-related activities? The City of Ferndale is now accepting applications ...

Barron to give away at least three furnaces

Families can be recommended through July   WHATCOM — While you may be feeling the heat this summer, Barron Heating & Air Conditioning knows some will be needing warmth next ...

College graduates

BAYLOR UNIVERSITY   WACO, Texas — Baylor University conferred degrees on nearly 3,000 graduates at spring commencement May 17-18, including a degree for Nicholas Allen Miller, ...

41 new troopers join State Patrol

  OLYMPIA ­— Forty-one new Washington State Patrol troopers were sworn in during a graduation and commissioning ceremony in the capitol rotunda on June 26.   After completing ...

RC flying air show July 27-28

  WHATCOM ­— The Bell Air R/C Flyers radio-control model airplane club stages its free annual air show July 27-28 at the flying field near Silver Reef Casino south of Ferndale. ...