Sunset Square construction for Safeway, gas station underway
The projects to put a Safeway grocery store and a new gas station into Sunset Square are in full swing.
The Woods Coffee to offer single-serve cold brew coffee
July 29, 2014 - The Woods Coffee today announced its plans to sell its Cold Brew coffee in new single-serve, 12-ounce to-go bottles beginning this week.
Recipe Exchange: Blue Ribbon Apple Crisp a fair favorite
The Northwest Washington Fair sponsorship coordinator says she "learned to make this dessert with my great grams, Johanna Landaal.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Elections: Monjure an eager learner in state race
I am waiting for a call back from Vincent Buys to hear about his re-election campaign and his priorities for 2015 in the state House of Representatives.
Whatcom County Jail report for July 27
Whatcom County Sheriff's Office lists the following people as being booked into Whatcom County Jail.
Echoes of War: Mystery of a missing Confederate treasure in Whatcom County, Chapter 2
Troy Luginbill deepens the story in "Echoes of War" in the second chapter of the six-part serial work of historical fiction set in Whatcom County.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Neighbors may not appreciate the stinky smells of summer
Fresh cut lawns, fragrant flowers, salty breezes blowing off the bay - these are some of the pleasant signs in the air that summer is here.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Tour de Whatcom 2014
Cyclists begin the 104-mile ride at the 9th Annual Dewey Griffin Subaru Tour de Whatcom, which went from Railroad Avenue, north to Blaine, south through Lynden and onto Alger before ending back at the starting line, on Saturday, July 26, 2014, on Railroad Avenue in Bellingham.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Hundreds seek help at Project Homeless Connect in Bellingham
Hundreds of people showed up to get their eyes checked, their teeth worked on and their hair cut Friday, July 25, during a one-day event at Bellingham High School to help the homeless and the poor.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Elections: Lytton's challenger stresses jobs, economy
Due to a quirk in state elections law, candidates in all races where a party preference is given appear on the August primary ballot, even if only one or two candidates are running.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Threshing Bee at Berthusen Park brings historic farm machinery to life
Michelle Moe, 24, grew up in Sumas, and for four years has served as treasurer for the Puget Sound Antique Tractor and Machinery Association.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Lummis endorse Knutzen; a call for more grammar funding?
A Republican organizer sent this email on Friday, July 18, inviting people to a fundaiser for state House candidate Luanne Van Werven.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Loretta Wright On July 26, Loretta Wright, The Aging Sensation, will turn 90. She will celebrate this remarkable milestone with family on Saturday, August 2, at Semiahmoo Resort.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
North Whatcom County roads to be chip sealed week of July 21
Drivers are advised to take alternate routes Monday, July 21, through Thursday, July 24, when crews chip seal several Whatcom County roads.
Former Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce manager Moland dies at age of 84 - Sat, 19 Jul 2014 PST
In the mid-1970s, the Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce was the de-facto governing body of a growing suburbia in the midst of an economic boom.
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.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Northwest Raspberry Festival 2014
From left to right, Tilly May, 4, Carrington Balback, 4, Ruby May, 8, Wesley Balback, 2, and Ayn Balback try out the raspberry sundae's Friday, July 18, 2014 at the The Northwest Raspberry Festival in downtown Lynden.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Lynden Pioneeer Museum displays antique timepieces
One of the historic clocks on display at the Lynden Pioneer Museum Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at the Lynden Pioneer Museum.