Foundation will again fund projects ‘neighborly’

Application deadline Feb. 15   WHATCOM — If you have an idea that will strengthen community ties in Whatcom County, the Whatcom Community Foundation wants to hear from you. Applications ...

Ski to Sea Race registration open for 2019

  WHATCOM — Registration for the 47th annual Ski to Sea Race is now open, and since Jan. 4 already 50 teams have registered and 31 have paid.   The big race this year is Sunday, ...

Bellingham Farmers Market taking applicants

  BELLINGHAM — The Bellingham Farmers Market is now accepting applications for the main season markets.   The downtown market runs every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., starting ...

Legislators talk issues at MHS forum

Van Werven, Ericksen and Rep.-elect Shewmake begin work in Olympia next week By Brent Lindquist [email protected]   LAUREL — One election can change a great deal, and that ...

Boys & Girls Club hosting game night

Jan. 18 event to feature board games, oversized games, and ‘Magic: The Gathering’ By Brent Lindquist [email protected] FERNDALE — The Ferndale Boys & Girls Club exists ...

Youth council, city council met Monday

Youth council consists of high school leadership By Brent Lindquist [email protected] FERNDALE — The Ferndale City Council met as usual Monday night, but prior to regular business, ...

Ferndale ACS to visit schools

Visits planned through May FERNDALE — In 2019, the Ferndale Auxiliary Communications Service (FACS) will be bringing the communications van out to Ferndale Schools. The purpose of ...

True crime mysteries of Whatcom recounted

Todd Warger talks on his investigative work of historic county stories; one 1941 story happened west of Ferndale By Ashley Hiruko [email protected] WHATCOM — Todd Warger has ...

Teen art on display at Lynden library, in publication

Horizon MS student’s flower art among cover finalists   WHATCOM — The county library system celebrates talented young artists in the community with a reception for the 2018 ...

Sheriff’s son remains in critical condition from Dec. 18 crash

Investigation continues too By Ashley Hiruko [email protected] WHATCOM — William J. Elfo, son of Whatcom County Sheriff Bill Elfo, remains in critical condition from an auto ...