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Letters to the Editor -- September 15, 2005


RecentHome & Lot prices for Blaine, Birch Bay andPoint Roberts

August 05 Sales:

PeaceArch Dedication Reenactment CeremonySeptember 10, 2005

U.S.and Canadian citizens caught a glimpse of the late SamuelHill last Saturday at Peace Arch Park as they gatheredto celebrate the anniversary of the ...

Neighborspress city on proposed street vacation

Overa dozen residents of the Montfort Park area voiced louddisapproval of a city proposal to sell undeveloped streetproperty in their neighborhood that...


“It’s getting busy,” said Mitch Knutsonof Knutson Drywall in Ferndale, who employs anywhere fromfive to over 50 drywallers at a time ...

Newsfrom the Blaine Chamber of Commerce

Ata Blaine Chamber of Commerce meeting last week, DebbiHarger, of Blaine Community Development, presented thefindings from an economic study by the National...


JacquelineNicole Thomas of Blaine graduated Cum Laude with a bachelorof arts in social studies education from Seattle PacificUniversity.

Electricalrates going higher

Blaineelectric rates are set to go up again, but this timeit isn’t because the cost of power is rising.It’s because the city’s cost of...

Centersigns up supermarket

byJack Kintner

Burns Bog aflame

Over40 firefighters, helicopters and water bombers have been employed toextinguish a 50-acre fire in Burns Bog, north of the border. The firebegan Sunday...

Residentscan relax on primary day

Whatcom County is gearing up for its first year of a vote-by-mailsystem but residents of the city of Blaine and Birch Baycommunity will not be seeing a...

Citycouncil puts the kibosh on Seagrass condos

Inone of the first split votes in years, and in the faceof threatened legal action, the Blaine City Council narrowlydecided 4-3 this week not to consider...

Airportpetition won’t fly, says city attorney

WhileBlaine city council is sorting through names for a committeeto investigate the economic value of possible alternativeuses for the airport, a group...


Police Report -- September 15, 2005


Sports -- September 15, 2005


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