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  1. Blaine reclaims NWC crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Blaine didn't give non-Borderite supporters much of a reason to hang around late into the finals matches during the 2016 Northwest Conference Tournament. Led by individual winners Derreck Camba , Preston Bellville , Anthony Frey , Caleb Frey , Riley Fritsch and Saul Magallon , Blaine wrestled its way to its third league title in four years Saturday, Jan. 16, at Meridian High School.

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  2. Squalicum appears headed to Class 3A ranks for next four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Just nine students - not even enough to field a full offense or defense in football - appears to be the difference between Squalicum High School athletic teams competing at the Class 3A or Class 2A level for the next four school years. The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association on Thursday, Jan. 14, released the 2016-2020 classification enrollment figures , and it appears Squalicum will now compete against larger 3A schools in the postseason beginning next fall, rather than remain in the 2A ranks, where the school has been classified the past eight school years.

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  3. Cheap oil prices put environmental cleanup projects on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Several major cleanup projects in Whatcom County have been put on hold as low oil prices have severely undercut state cleanup grant accounts. Nearly $14 million allocated to $28 million worth of cleanup projects in Bellingham and Blaine in the state's current biennial budget are in the lurch until lawmakers, scheduled to start their session Monday, Jan. 11, decide to shift money around or approve another way to fund those projects.

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  4. BOYSa Wrestling Roundup: Borderitesa Magallon earns first tournament championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Blaine had two champions at the Panther Classic on Saturday, Jan. 9, in Snohomish. Senior Caleb Frey and sophomore Saul Magallon won championship titles.

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  5. Lyncs only remaining undefeated teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The Northwest Conference pecking order will begin sorting itself out in the coming weeks, and already we've gained a good idea of who the league's most talented teams are. Lynden Christian has shown it might be the team to beat.

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  6. Cheap oil prices put Bellingham cleanup projects on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Several major cleanup projects in Whatcom County have been put on hold as low oil prices have severely undercut state cleanup grant accounts. Nearly $14 million allocated to $28 million worth of cleanup projects in Bellingham and Blaine in the state's current biennial budget are in the lurch until lawmakers, scheduled to start their session Monday, Jan. 11, decide to shift money around or approve another way to fund those projects.

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  7. Bellingham port meetings to shift schedule, be more accessibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    In an effort to make its twice-monthly meetings more accessible to the working public, the Port of Bellingham commission will shift some of its business to the evenings. Each of his six years in office, Commissioner Mike McAuley has proposed the three-member board change its meetings from 3 p.m. to evenings on the first and third Tuesday of the month.

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  8. At Blaine Senior Center, members treated like a familyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    JoAn Newby, left, learns from Claude Newton how to use an airbrush during an art class Nov. 24, 2015, at Blaine Senior Center. Toni Blakely, left, Rodney Dement, Mick Blakely and Ray Sipes play music during a pancake breakfast Nov. 21, 2015, at Blaine Senior Center.

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  9. What to do with holiday packaging, Christmas treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Boy Scouts will pick up trees on the curb in Bellingham, Ferndale, Blaine and Lynden on Jan. 9. Trees should be clear of decorations and on the curb by 8 a.m. Scouts will knock on doors or leave envelopes for donations. The trees are turned into mulch for parks.

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  10. Welcome in 2016 with music, dining, dancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Some welcome people of all ages, some are fancy dinners, and some feature well-known local and regional bands. Reservations are recommended, if not required, at many locations.

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  11. Witness sought of Custer crash that left 1 dead, trooper hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Detectives are seeking witnesses of a Friday, Dec. 18, freeway crash near Custer that left one woman dead and a Washington State Patrol trooper with severe head trauma. Sandra Lee Clifford, 72, of Blaine, crashed a bronze '03 Buick LeSabre into the rear of a parked Washington State Patrol car on the left shoulder of northbound Interstate 5. The trooper, Benjamin C. Ellis, of Bellingham, had been wrapping up an investigation of a non-injury rollover crash at the time, around 4:28 p.m. He was sitting in the driver's seat with the car's emergency flashers on, near milepost 268, south of Birch Bay-Lynden Road, according to the state patrol.

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  12. Woman killed in crash with parked cruiser on I-5 identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    The Washington State Patrol says a trooper whose parked cruiser was struck along Interstate 5 was released from the hospital. The Bellingham Herald reports that Trooper Benjamin C. Ellis had parked his patrol car on the highway a little south of the Canadian border to investigate a one-car rollover crash Friday afternoon.

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  13. Mount Baker girls claim 7 titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Mount Baker's girls' wrestling team sent seven to The Pride of the Lynden Tournament finals, and all seven earned tournament titles Saturday, Dec. 19, in Lynden. Korbyn Cadle , Natalie Smith , Taylor Van Brocklin , Marissa Amarando , Aneicea Camacho , Rachel Nichols and Akemi Schwinden were those winners.

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  14. Trooper released from hospital after fatal crash near CusterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    A driver who died in a crash with a parked state patrol car has been identified as a 72-year-old grandmother from Blaine. Trooper Benjamin C. Ellis, 26, was injured and taken to St. Joseph hospital with a concussion after the crash on Interstate 5 near Custer, according to the Washington State Patrol.

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  15. Gallery: All-Whatcom County Girls' Cross CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Meridian's Dena Andrushenko leads a pack of Sehome runners during the 2015 NWC Cross Country Championships Oct. 22 at Civic Stadium. Sehome junior Emma Clark, right, battles Holly Names Academy's Gabi Frank across the finish line atthe Sehome Invitational Cross Country meet Sept.

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  16. Gallery: Images from our 2016 calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    A great blue heron wades during sunset at Birch Bay. Birch Bay was named in 1792 by Archibald Menzies, a member of the Vancouver Expedition.

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  17. Gallery: Battle at the BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Ferndale's Sam Cleary, right, attempts to roll Blaine's Saul Magallon to his back at the Battle at the Border wrestling tournament on Saturday, Dec. 12, in Blaine, Wash. Lynden's Brody Weinheimer takes Kentwood's Trenton Harris down as they fall out of bounds at the Battle at the Border wrestling tournament on Saturday, Dec. 12, in Blaine, Wash.

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  18. Blaine wins Battle at the BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Unbeaten Derreck Camba rallied in the final period to win his first Battle at the Border title and fellow Blaine junior Riley Fritsch posted a shutout to claim his second championship in the 15th annual event, leading the Borderites to the first team title in their home showcase for any of the current wrestlers. Camba scored on a pair of 2-point takedowns in the final 35 seconds at 132 pounds on Saturday, Dec. 12, to beat Sedro-Woolley junior Michael Leger , a transfer from Mount Vernon.

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  19. Arts markets open Dec. 4 in Whatcom CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Winter art markets in Whatcom County are an alternative to retail outlets for gift-giving , and several markets are opening this weekend. This is the third year that Blaine Harbor Art Gallery has sponsored the Holiday Art and Gift Market, says organizer Helen Worley.

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  20. Kittens abandoned near Canadian border rescued in BlaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Two kittens that were abandoned near the Canadian border in Blaine are looking for a home together with the help of the Whatcom Humane Society. U.S. border agents noticed two people stop their car, get out and leave something on the side of the road around 5:30 that night, and went to investigate.

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