Articles published Wed, Aug 7, 2013
Letters to the editor: August 8-14, 2013
Going on tour
On August 1, 20 vintage Volkswagons - Bugs, Buses, Vans, Things and Westfalias - set out from Marine Drive on a group journey to southern California.
Businesses set up shop, reopen and expand
Sometimes, plans just change.
Lummi says "no" to coal terminal
Tribal opposition could officially derail the permitting process for the hotly contested Gateway Pacific Terminal (GPT) at Cherry Point.
Music takes center stage in Birch Bay this weekend
From small beginnings four years ago the Birch Bay Music Festival has doubled in size every year since, and local humane societies and animal charities have reaped the benefits.
U.S. Border Patrol's Blaine sector chief ousted from post
The chief of the U.S. Border Patrol's Blaine Sector was removed from his post on August 5, after associate chiefs from D.C. met with the sectorâs leadership team on Monday morning.
Fair draws big name artists, plethora of events, activities
The Northwest Washington Fair returns to Lynden next week for its 103rd year.
Gallion bumped by primary
The initial ballot count from the primary election leaves Charlie Hawkins and Brian Thomasson still in the running for the Ward 2 position 4 seat on the Blaine City Council. David Gallion conceded the race.
Donate to food banks at fair
The Northwest Washington Fair will partner with Gateway Pacific Terminal to host a food drive during this year's fair.
Drayton Harbor Days
August 3-4, 2013
Can you hear me now? Dealing with hearing loss
In a world full of constant sound and noise, it's surprising how quickly and quietly our ability to hear can slip away.
Tours give seniors opportunity to get out and about
Local seniors have the opportunity to step out and enjoy some different scenery.
Virginia "Ginger" Sanders
A celebration of life
Peggy Joyce Erchinger (Freeman)
August 3, 1944 â August 1, 2013