Blaine house being built with green features
On a warm, July day in Blaine, Sterling Builders’ Phil Dyer and Slav Pakhnyuk are hard at work at 1286 Garfield Avenue. The duo …
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Birch Bay author publishes 3 books in 3 years
Publishing a book a year is Birch Bay author Michael Rostron’s goal. So far, he’s been able to accomplish that, starting …
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Effects expected to be minimal for Point Roberts after Canada opens its borders to the U.S.
At long last, Canada will allow U.S. citizens and permanent residents to enter Canada for non-essential purposes beginning August 9. …
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Custer man sues county, jail for alleged racial discrimination
A Custer man who worked as a mental health professional at the Whatcom County Jail is suing the county, sheriff’s office and …
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Peace Arch Park weddings continue in 2021, with slight changes
Last summer, Peace Arch Park hosted as many as 12 weddings a day as cross-border couples raced to the altar. This summer, the park has …
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Cancer-free canines meet for playdate to celebrate two years since diagnosis
On July 18, two dogs with a lot in common met for the first time. Both Riley and Wiley are tumor-free after receiving experimental …
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August primary ballots mailed July 14
The Whatcom County Auditor’s Office mailed August 3 primary election ballots to voters July 14. The ballots should be …
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Jorgensen qualifies for national golf championship
Blaine resident Chris Jorgensen competed in the U.S. Senior Open Championship in Omaha, Nebraska, last week after claiming the only …
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