Articles published Thu, Aug 31, 2006
Letters to the Editor -- August 31, 2006
Blainestudent to study in Korea
MarcHurd, a 2002 graduate of Blaine high school, is off toKorea to further his career in Tae Kwon Do.
Blaine City Council voted unanimouslyto approve a $24,000 joint contract that, if approved bythe Port of Bellingham, would hire architect Dave Christiansonto...
NewBirch Bay cafe features art gallery, quiche
JudyDavis opened her bakery in Birch Bay’s new Sandcastlebuilding on August 17 and hasn’t had time to do muchbesides bake and serve the unexpected...
USCPAAcelebrates Peace Arch on postal stamps
Ten years ago, Blaine residentsVivian and Reg Campin tried to earn the Peace Arch monumenta place on a U.S. postal stamp for the 75th anniversarybut with...
Cityreduces project costs by as much as $1 million
The city of Blainecould save as much as $1 million in construction costswith the new waste water treatment facility by constructingpart of the building...
Sheriff:Justice system ‘stretched to limit’
TheWhatcom County Sheriff’s Office recently completeda strategic multi-year staffing plan to address issuesrelated to growth, increased demand for...
SterlingSavings wins Blaine award
The city of Blainehonored the Blaine branch of Sterling Savings Bank last Monday withthe Blaine Builder Award.
Sistercity proposal voted down again
TheBlaine City Council once again voted to strike down amotion to forge a sister city relationship with the cityof Pugwash, Nova Scotia.
Councilvotes to postpone airport plan adoption
Adoptionof the city of Blaine’s Airport MasterPlan was delayed after city council members voted to offsetthe decision by at least another week.
RedGoodwin retires from Blaine school board
Aftertwo years of service, Red Goodwin announced his resignationfrom the Blaine school board in order to take a job inAlaska coaching high school basketball...
Police Report -- August 31, 2006
Sports -- August 31, 2006