Articles published Thu, Sep 15, 2005
Letters to the Editor -- September 15, 2005
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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
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