The Lighthouse Blog http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog The Lighthouse Blog RSS Feed Chicken recall for salmonella affects Blaine grocery store http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-07-23_chicken_recall_for_salmonella_affects_blaine_grocery_store_ http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-07-23_chicken_recall_for_salmonella_affects_blaine_grocery_store_ City receives permits for new Semiahmoo hotel and spa http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-07-02_city_receives_permits_for_new_semiahmoo_hotel_and_spa http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-07-02_city_receives_permits_for_new_semiahmoo_hotel_and_spa SR 542 opens to Artist Point http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-07-01_sr_542_opens_to_artist_point http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-07-01_sr_542_opens_to_artist_point DSP biotoxin causes recreational shellfish closure for northern Whatcom County beaches http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-06-11_dsp_biotoxin_causes_recreational_shellfish_closure_for_northern_whatcom_county_beaches Unsafe levels of diarrhetic shellfish poisoning (DSP) biotoxin have been detected in molluscan shellfish on beaches in northern Whatcom County. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-06-11_dsp_biotoxin_causes_recreational_shellfish_closure_for_northern_whatcom_county_beaches Driver drives off Blaine pier, injures child http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-04-27_driver_drives_off_blaine_pier__injuries_child At approximately 7:15 p.m., witnesses say a driver sped down Marine Drive in Blaine, broke through the city of Blaine barricades and drove off the Blaine pier, injuring a 7-year-old boy in the process. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-04-27_driver_drives_off_blaine_pier__injuries_child City to honor volunteers http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-03-14_city_to_honor_volunteers The Blaine City Council and staff is inviting the public to attend a volunteer recognition reception on Monday March 17 at the Blaine Senior / Community Center, 763 G Street. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-03-14_city_to_honor_volunteers V'Dovec named league MVP http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-03-12_v_dovec_named_league_mvp http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-03-12_v_dovec_named_league_mvp Boys & Girls Club opens early during parent-teacher conferences http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-02-28_boys___girls_club_opens_early_during_parent_teacher_conferences The Blaine Boys & Girls Club will open early during Blaine School Districtâs coming week of early dismissals. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-02-28_boys___girls_club_opens_early_during_parent_teacher_conferences Tourism group releases new video to promote Birch Bay http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-01-31_tourism_group_releases_new_video_to_promote_birch_bay http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-01-31_tourism_group_releases_new_video_to_promote_birch_bay <link>http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-01-31_</link> <description /> <guid>http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-01-31_</guid> </item> <item> <title>WDFW, Lummi Police bust illegal, four county crab ring in Blaine http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-01-09_lummi__wdfw_bust_four_county_illegal_crab_ring_in_blaine Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife (WDFW) officers, in coordination with the Lummi Police Department, busted an alleged four-county illegal crabbing ring in a sting operation dubbed Operation Argent Sale on January 6 in Blaine. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2014-01-09_lummi__wdfw_bust_four_county_illegal_crab_ring_in_blaine 'Tis better to give: Local groups promote idea of "Giving Tuesday" http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-12-02__tis_better_to_give__local_groups_promote_idea_of__giving_tuesday_ Whatcom County, the City of Bellingham, and the City of Lynden have proclaimed December 3, 2013 âGiving Tuesdayâ as a community day of giving. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-12-02__tis_better_to_give__local_groups_promote_idea_of__giving_tuesday_ Early morning wreck kills two, fog is a factor http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-10-22_early_morning_wreck_kills_two__fog_is_a_factor Heavy fog and unsafe driving led to the death of two drivers early Tuesday morning when a pickup passed a semi truck through heavy fog and struck a small sedan. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-10-22_early_morning_wreck_kills_two__fog_is_a_factor Candidates set to voice their positions http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-10-10_candidates_set_to_voice_their_positions The Birch Bay Candidates Forum will be held on Tuesday, October 15 at 7 p.m. at the Birch Bay Bible Community Church at 4460 Bay Road. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-10-10_candidates_set_to_voice_their_positions State Liquor Control Board approves new rules for marijuana market http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-09-04_state_liquor_control_board_approves_new_rules_for_marijuana_market http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-09-04_state_liquor_control_board_approves_new_rules_for_marijuana_market Election Day is Today http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-08-06_election_day_is_today REMINDER: Today is election day for the city of Blaine Ward 2 voters. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-08-06_election_day_is_today Semiahmoo sells for $19.5 million, owners working to reopen quickly http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-06-21_semiahmoo_sells_for__19_5_million__owners_working_to_reopen_quickly Semiahmoo Resort along with its two golf courses, Semiahmoo Golf and Country Club and Loomis Trail Golf Club, was purchased June 21, for $19.5 million by the newly formed partnership, Resort Semiahmoo, LLC. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-06-21_semiahmoo_sells_for__19_5_million__owners_working_to_reopen_quickly BREAKING: Semiahmoo Resort has been sold http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-06-21_breaking__semiahmoo_resort_has_been_sold http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-06-21_breaking__semiahmoo_resort_has_been_sold ALERT: Weekend events will affect traffic detours through Mount Vernon http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-06-14_alert__weekend_events_will_affect_traffic_detours_through_mount_vernon__ Weekend drivers may experience extra delays while traveling through Mount Vernon and Burlington near the site of the I-5 Skagit River bridge collapse. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-06-14_alert__weekend_events_will_affect_traffic_detours_through_mount_vernon__ New Amtrak Cascades trains to roll between Seattle and Bellingham beginning Friday, May 31 http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-05-31__new_amtrak_cascades_trains_to_roll_between_seattle_and_bellingham_beginning_friday__may_31 To help travelers pass the collapsed Skagit River Bridge severing Interstate 5, the Washington state-sponsored Amtrak Cascades train service will roll out two extra train trips daily between Seattle and Bellingham. http://thenorthernlight.com/the-lighthouse-blog/article.exm/2013-05-31__new_amtrak_cascades_trains_to_roll_between_seattle_and_bellingham_beginning_friday__may_31