Articles published Wed, May 21, 2014
Crossword Answers May 22, 2014
Letters to the editor: May 22 - 28, 2014
County parks commission chooses Vogt property
A simmering dispute over the location of a new park in Birch Bay has been resolved by a decision of the county parks board.
The carnival is coming to town
For the first time in nearly a quarter century, the carnival is coming to Blaine.
Summer is here and so is the APA Museum
Summer is finally upon us, and with some of Blaine and Birch Bay's favorite summer businesses, restaurants and activities opening for the season, locals will have every reason to get out and soak up some sunshine.
Bike to Work and School Day
Local students get into the swing of things on Bike to Work and School Day on May 20.
Local realtor seeks ideas
If you're a Blaine resident with strong opinions about the look of the town, Joyce Vanderpol has a unique question for you.
We are pleased to announce that Steve Guntli has joined the staff as a reporter.
Guests at the grand re-opening of Packers Oyster Bar and Pierside Kitchen at Semiahmoo Resort on May 15 enjoyed discovering the new culinary offerings now available.
One fast-growing tree
This is one fast-growing tree: A masquerading cell tower was installed on May 20 north of Northwoods Motel.
NWFRS hires new ops chief
The Northwest Fire and Rescue Services (NWFRS) are welcoming a new staff officer.
Bay eateries receive awards
The Whatcom County Health Department has honored two area restaurants with the 2013 Silver Platter award for excellence in food safety.
Birch Bay closed to harvesting
The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) has closed Birch Bay to recreational shellfish harvesting after unsafe levels of paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) biotoxin were detected in molluscan shellfish in the area.
Norma Darlene Smith
September 1, 1933 - May 6, 2014
Police Reports: May 14 - 19, 2014
Softball takes third in district tournament
In an action-packed weekend, the Blaine softball team battled its way to a third-place finish in the 1A District 1 tournament and earned a berth to the Tri-District Tournament.
Soccer competes in state tournament
When was the last time a Blaine High School boys soccer team made it to the state tournament?
Track athletes advance to tri-districts
The Blaine track and field teams advanced 18 athletes to the 1A Tri-District Tournament after strong performances in sub-districts last week.