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Archives — Sept. 23, 2015

FROM THE ARCHIVES 100 years ago Chichester & Murray Mill Burns to Ground — September 24, 1915 The Chichester & Murray lumber mill and practically all the lumber in stock ...

Letters to the Editor — Sept. 23, 2015

Whatcom County leads in advance care planning   Recently, I had the good fortune to attend a presentation on Vashon Island given by Bernard “Bud” Hammes, PhD, director of Medical ...

Farming is not for the fainthearted

by Satpal Sidhu   A farmer sits down his son, who has finished a degree in business management. The farmer says: Son, the time has come to pass on the farm to you. You have worked ...

From the Archives — Sept. 9, 2015

FROM THE ARCHIVES 100 years ago School Enrollment Now Reaches 532 — Friday, September 9, 1915 An interesting feature in the school enrollment to date is the equal division of boys ...

Letters to the Editor — Sept. 9, 2015

Supports Mutchler   I am backing Jon Mutchler for mayor of Ferndale. We bought our home just over eight years ago and have been trying to find ways to serve and get involved with ...

Comforting pasta dish makes for a speedy dinner

  I really, really like pasta, and not just because it’s so delicious, but also because it’s so versatile. Pasta can be served hot with creamy Alfredo, tangy marinara or earthy ...

Gravy Days: Here’s transportation everyone uses

The fact that I often discuss food in this column is not lost on me. I’ll admit to passion about the subject and think I inherited more than a few tendencies and practices concerning ...

Letters to the Editor — Aug. 26, 2015

Disputes Murray   Sen. Patty Murray is off base. State and regional partnerships financed by her proposed Promoting Innovations to 21st Century Careers Act, accompanied by a higher ...

Letters to the Editor — Aug. 19, 2015

Supports Mutchler   I have lived in Ferndale for the past 23 years and have been involved in various community organizations and had many encounters with Jon Mutchler. Jon and I ...

Letters to the Editor — Aug. 12, 2015

Supports Buys, Van Werven on Planned Parenthood   My compliments to Representatives Vincent Buys and Luanne Van Werven, both of the 42d District, for their necessary and courageous ...