Thu, Jul 24, 2008 

 

Goat cheese recipes inspired by Grace Harbor Farm

Summer entertaining can sometimes be a mad scramble for the newest recipes and the trendiest and freshest ingredients, almost like trying to find the perfect...

Whatcom County executive calls for hiring freeze

On July 11, Whatcom County executive Pete Kremen announced that all unfilled county positions will remain vacant until further notice.This freeze comes...

Jazz festival coordinators cite ‘best year ever’

“This was the best year we’ve ever had,” said a jubilant Sandy Wolf, preparing to pass the baton as her last year as the founding producer...

Rafting on Nooksack a cool way to spend a day

“All Forward!” yelled river guide Tyler Clabaugh, and we plunged our paddles into the roiling whitewater haystacks and pulled as hard as we...

Events to help Birch Bay boy with rare allergies

A series of local fundraising events will benefit a 3-year-oldboy who suffers from rare food allergies.

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Neighborhood park meetings

County council OK’s BBWARM stormwater fee

A new stormwater management fee for property owners in the Birch Bay watershed was approved by the Whatcom County Council Tuesday despite some council ...

County tax will help mentally ill

After a four and a half hour public hearing, Whatcom County Council voted to impose a one-tenth of 1 percent sales tax that would provide new or expanded...

Washington can vote outside party

After a four-year court battle, Washington state will run an open primary allowing voters to pick the candidate they choose regardless of party affiliation...

Lady Washington brig returns to Blaine harbor

After a four-year absence, the 176-ton brig Lady Washington returned to Blaine on Wednesday under Captain Ryan Meyer, sailing in the company of the 65-...

George Raft Race scheduled for August 2

“It’s got nothing to do with the actor,” said Bob Knapp, proprietor of Catnap Canvas on Peace Portal Way and a genuine Cockney from near...

Thu, Jul 17, 2008 

 

Escape Day Spa moves to Birch Bay’s Sandcastle Resort

It was that desire that helped her break in to the spa industry in 1986, first working independently in Vancouver and then opening a small business on ...

Blueberry pie recipe is an ode to moms everywhere

Does baking scare you as much as it scares me?

Drayton Harbor oyster farm suspends planting

The Drayton Harbor Community Oyster Farm will suspend operations after its fall harvest, according to coordinator Geoff Menzies.

Council appoints new planning commissioner

In a unanimous decision Monday, Blaine City Council voted to approve the appointment of Timothy Ventura to the vacancy on the city’s planning commission...

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Jolly Green Giant performs in Custer

GSA to begin border traffic detours

Travelers who plan on crossing the U.S./Canadian border at the Peace Arch port of entry can expect detours and delays from now until construction of a ...

Life here is good, but what if there are bears?

A three to four-year-old mature male black bear was shot and killed last Saturday night by a state game warden just east of I-5 near the Loomis Trail overpass...

Birch Bay Discovery Days this weekend

What began in the ’70s as the Dinghy Derby Race and parade, put on by Todd Gritch, Betty Godeck and the Royal Order of The Birch Bay Beach Bums, ...

Thu, Jul 10, 2008 

 

Blaine Coast Guard a wealth of resources

You’re out on the water in your boat and you suddenly find yourself in trouble. Perhaps you ran out of gas or you’ve run aground, a passenger...

Young at Heart

Somewhere in the flurry of Blaine Senior Center pancake breakfasts and the community display of flashing fireworks, let us remember the truly wonderful...

Volunteer communications group saves city money

The business of law enforcement in Blaine often requires more than a dozen local, state and federal agencies to be able to communicate with each other....

In grilling, the question is to plank or not to plank

Have you tried plank grilling yet? I must warn you that once you “plank” you will never quite grill the same.

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Discovery Day spots still available

Council extends airport sale review

Blaine City Council approved a request last week that would allow the prospective buyers of the city’s airport property to have more time for review...

Blaine fireworks show draws record crowd

Last Friday night’s fireworks show at Marine Park was started off by former Blaine Chamber of Commerce president Pam Christianson when she touched...

Northwest parks district offers new programs

The Northwest Park and Recreation District 2 has put together an exciting program of activities for your enjoyment this summer. They range from family ...


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