Thursday Aug 28
Warm waters send millions of salmon to Canada, not Wash.
Unusually warm water off the Washington coast is sending the vast majority of the sockeye salmon run to Canadian waters, leaving Puget Sound fishermen with nearly empty nets.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Tucked Away, the Willows Inn Puts Magic on the Plate
Or that's at least what it feels like sometimes. Written up in nearly every national food and travel magazine, not to mention all the regional coverage it's gotten, you'd think it was old news.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Remaining inland waters personal use crab fishery opens Friday, Aug. 15
The catching of Dungeness crab for personal use in the waters of the U.S. portion of the Strait of Georgia begins today, Friday, Aug. 15. This zone consists of Washington's northernmost traditional crab haunts from Point Roberts through the U.S. side of Boundary Bay and down Whatcom County's western shore from Drayton Harbor to Hale Pass including ... (more)
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Pianist Scott Cossu plays benefit for Lummi Island Heritage Trust
Internationally acclaimed pianist Scott Cossu presents a benefit concert for the Lummi Island Heritage Trust at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 at Lummi Island Congregational Church, 3913 Legoe Bay Road.
Chuckanut Bay is a kayaker’s lazy dream
To get to the boat launch at Wildcat Cove, drive from the south on Chuckanut Drive toward Bellingham.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Deming Library to digitize historic photos from Nesset family farm
The Nesset farm barn in South Fork Valley, with its strikingly lit interior is part of the early farmstead whose history will be preserved when Nesset family photos are digitized for public access by the Deming Library.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Lummi Island Reefnet Festival
Lummi Island Reefnet Festival participants, from left to right, Dave Wilson, Elllie Gabriel, Joanne Wilson and Elvira Butler watch reefnet fishermen pull salmon from the water on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 in Lummi Island, Wash.
Whatcom Chief out of service part of Aug. 13
Whatcom Chief, the vehicle ferry that serves Lummi Island, will be out of service from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, for inspection and maintenance, according to the Whatcom County Public Works Department.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Reefnet Festival set for Aug. 9 on Lummi Island
People can celebrate the ancient method of reefnet fishing on Lummi Island, past and present, at the Reefnet Festival, 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at 4231 Legoe Bay Road.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Island pot growers face legal bog in taking weed to mainland
As soon as the state gives the OK, he and his business partners at Buds of Vashon plan to grow up to 2,000 square feet of plants, which could produce up to 100 pounds of marijuana per year.