Thu, Feb 2, 2012 


Two firefighters injured in ambulance accident in south Birch Bay

A accident in south Birch Bay yesterday sent three people, two of them from Blaine, to the hospital and totaled a North Whatcom Fire and Rescue (NWFR) ambulance.

Tue, Jan 31, 2012 


Blaine Studio Tour announces final call for artists

Blaine's annual Art Studio Tour is still months away, but tour organizers have announced their final call for artists who want to participate in the event.

Fri, Jan 27, 2012 


Feb. 14 election ballots to be mailed today

The Whatcom County Auditor has announced ballots for the February 14 election will be mailed out today, January 27.

Thu, Jan 26, 2012 


County executive Louws orders flags flown at half-staff

Beginning tomorrow morning, U.S. and Washington state flags at all Whatcom County buildings will be lowered to half-staff in honor of a Ferndale Marine who died in Afghanistan.

Wed, Jan 25, 2012 


Meeting Location Change: County planning commissioners to discuss Birch Bay watershed plan

Whatcom County planning commissioners will once again discuss a proposed voluntary program that county planning staff say will lead to more environmentally friendly development in Birch Bay.

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