Articles published Thu, Sep 13, 2012
Letters to the Editor: September 13 - 19, 2012
Business has begun in Blaine's new city hall
On Monday night, with a flutter of yellow ribbon and a proclamation by Mayor Harry Robinson, the city of Blaine christened the old Banner Bank building as its new city hall.
The Northern Light welcomes new staff
Set sail on Drayton Harbor in pursuit of knowledge
Scientific happenings are afloat in Drayton Harbor, and area adults and children alike are invited to partake in the wonder.
Donor challenges Blaine Food Bank to raise $25,000
It's Tuesday morning, and at 8:45 a.m. the line at the Blaine Food Bank already stretches from the front door to the parking lot, two dozen strong.
Construction continues on Marine Drive
Marking a solemn anniversary
Health & Wellness: Join local hikers and NWPRD2
Though the Wednesday walking group led by Northwest Park and Recreation District 2 has proven popular, some Blaine and Birch Bay residents are itching for more challenging excursions.
Health & Wellness: Fall hikes in Whatcom County worth the drive
North Cascades summits arenât unattainable to lightly equipped day hikers with tight schedules and high expectations.
Birch Bay Village to host cancer fundraiser
Come the afternoon of Sunday, September 16, the streets of Birch Bay Village will be open to the public and teeming with area residents walking to raise money for the fight against cancer.
Statewide anti-DUI campaign nets 42 arrests in Whatcom County
The Drive Hammered, Get Nailed campaign ran from August 17 through September 3, and the Washington Traffic Safety Commission (WTSC) reports that in Whatcom County, 42 motorists were stopped and arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Police Reports: August 18 - September 8, 2012
Bradley leads cross country team to a win
Wednesday, September 5 was an ideal day for running cross country - 65 degrees and partially sunny.
Girls' varsity soccer slams Nooksack
The Borderite girlsâ varsity soccer team scored quickly and often in a 7-0 rout of Nooksack High School at Pipeline Field on Thursday, September 6.
Borderites beat B.C.'s Ravens, 44-21
Gobbato rushes for 291 yards, four touchdowns