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Blaine, Washington is located in Whatcom County. Zip codes in Blaine, WA include 98230, and 98231. The median home price in Blaine is $235,000 which is roughly $157/per square foot. More Blaine information.

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Wednesday | KATU-TV Portland

Sheriff's office searching for missing girl, mom with ties to SW Washington

LONGVIEW, Wash. The Clark County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help finding a woman who they said assaulted her boyfriend by hitting him with a van, then drove away with their daughter inside.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Election View: Ericksen wants to build on past accomplishments

Serving the people of Whatcom County is a an honor and a great challenge. Over the past four years we have put in place the foundations to do some great things locally and statewide.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Crosscut.com

Could BP turn Bellingham into a Northwest oil export capital?

The microphone worked only part of the time, and occasionally the gymnasium walls bounced the words like a volley of loose basketballs.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Election View: Goggins wants more transparency of PUD water decisions

Whatcom County has a Public Utility District, commonly known as a PUD. The PUD is a county-wide government entity, a municipal corporation, with taxing power and a charter to perform a variety of roles and functions, such as providing water and electricity as a non-profit utility company.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Breckenridge American

Miami car thief makes good time to Washington

Police in the town of Blaine, Washington, near the Canadian border found a car in a bank parking lot on July 2 that had been stolen in Miami just about two days earlier.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

WTLV

South Fla. car thief makes good time to Washington

Police in the town of Blaine, Washington, near the Canadian border found a car in a bank parking lot on July 2 that had been stolen in Miami just about two days earlier.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Week in oil train news: Evacuation zones for Whatcom County and more

A new site called blast-zone.org released an interactive map that allows you to see if your house, school, workplace, favorite store, etc.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Miami to Blaine in 2 days? Stolen car is a puzzler

That's the puzzle that began July 2 when Blaine Police found a black 2012 Jeep Patriot with Florida license plates parked on the street outside of Umpqua Bank, 271 H St. According to Google Maps, the trip from Miami to Blaine takes around 50 hours to complete - if you drive straight through.

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Seattle Times

ShellFest is July 12 at Birch Bay State Park near Blaine

Some of the lowest tide series of the summer will occur July 9-16 in local marine waterways, and Washington State Parks and Recreation are hosting ShellFest 2014 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 12 at Birch Bay State Park in Whatcom County.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Barking dogs wake boy, all escape Blaine house fire

Barking dogs woke up a 13-year-old boy, and he and the dogs were able to escape an electrical fire at a Blaine house Wednesday, July 9. The dogs woke the boy, who was asleep around 10:20 a.m. on the second floor of the home in the 900 block of Third Street, said North Whatcom Fire and Rescue Chief Ron Anderson.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

CBC News

Canadians at U.S. border warned against admitting to marijuana use

Canadians heading to the United States are advised that the could be barred from entering the United States if they admit to using or intending to use marijuana, even though it has just been legalized in Washington state.

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Bellingham Herald

Haynie Opry pays tribute to George Jones, Tammy Wynette

The Haynie Opry presents a tribute to county singer George Jones, sung by Matt Audette; and to Tammy Wynette, sung by Vicky Jo Bock, at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 11-12, 2014 at Haynie Grange Hall, 3344 Haynie Road in Blaine.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

CKNW News Talk 980

Immigration lawyer: Pot admissions at border a "kiss of death"

An immigration lawyer from Blaine, Washington is expecting business to boom, as naive British Columbians admit at the border they're heading south to buy legal marijuana.

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Cloverdale Reporter

First marijuana stores opening in Washington

Washington State's first two dozen approved retail marijuana stores include two outlets in Bellingham and others in communities just south of the Okanagan.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Drayton Harbor Music Festival features free public performances

Professional musicians work with students during the annual Blaine Jazz Camp at Blaine Middle School Tuesday, July 9, 2013, in Blaine.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Bellingham Herald

2014 Blaine Old-Fashioned 4th of July...

Barry Dyck of Bellingham and his daughter Piper, 4, cheer as the floats pass by during the Old Fashioned 4th of July parade in Downtown Blaine, Wash., on Friday July , 2014.Thousands lined Peace Portal Drive to watch almost 100 entries of all types.

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Bellingham Herald

Plans submitted for destination spa at Semiahmoo

Earlier this week an application was submitted to Blaine to alter city plans to allow up to a 70,000-square-foot spa and wellness facility, along with a residential or hotel component that would have up to 125 units.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Fourth of July at Bellingham park about much more than just fireworks

Jaime Berg, as known by her stage name "Ms. B Hooping Allure," performs a hula hoop dance at Zuanich Point Park on July 4, 2012 in Bellingham.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Community group acquires new sculpture near Fairhaven Library

Working with glass since 1979, and then adding welding to her skills in 1990, artist Shirley Erickson combines the two to make free standing art pieces.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Bellingham Herald

When is it legal to set off fireworks in Whatcom County?

Fireworks go on sale Saturday, June 28, across Whatcom County except in the city of Bellingham, where they are banned.

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