Articles published Thu, Dec 4, 2003
Letters to the Editor -- December 04, 2003
Over 100 students screened for oral healthIn the fourth year of the Blaine Family Service Center�s oral health screen, Dr. Pat Rooney and his staff at ...
Downtown Blaine holiday celebration this weekend
Calling all cat owners: Officials want to educate public about care
The Whatcom County Humane Society is trying to get the word out about cats. More specifically, that word is care.
Pipeline penalties to fund watershed improvements
People, salmon and wildlife will benefit from an innovative settlement between the state Department of Ecology (DOE) and Shell Oil Company (Shell) for ...
No official word on implementation of train delay sign
Two weeks ago, federal officials announced an idea to help residents deal with the increased train delays: a sign. But whether this sign will be implemented...
News in Brief
Train breaks down, horn blows for 45 minutes A southbound Amtrak train broke down at about 7 p.m. last Saturday after stopping for a U.S. customs inspection...
Neighbors for Birch Point group formed, fighting potential retreat with petition
In response to a proposed 10-acre retreat-spa on Birch Point Road, residents have formed a new organization and are fighting the project through a petition...
Man attempts smuggling, crashes twice
A 31-year-old Canadian man attempting to smuggle 100 pounds of marijuana into the U.S., crashed at the Pacific Highway after fleeing from authorities.
Former chief pleads guilty
Mike Campbell, former North Whatcom Fire and Rescue Services (NWFRS) division chief, has pleaded guilty to child molestation and is currently in Whatcom...
Birch Bay to discuss land donation
The community of Birch Bay was recently given an in-kind land donation worth $338,000 and now the community is setting up a process to establish and prioritize...
Police Report -- December 04, 2003
Sports -- December 04, 2003