Articles published Wed, Jun 3, 2009
Letters to the editor - June 4 - 10, 2009
On the harbor...
The Plover ferry is back in business for the season Friday and Saturday noon to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Drayton Harbor.
County moving to annual property assessments
Whatcom County assessor Keith Willnauer has announced he plans to institute annual property assessments ahead of a state-mandated deadline.
Volunteers needed to build Peace Portal trail
The Blaine Parks and Cemetery Board and Northwest Park and Recreation District 2 are looking for volunteers to help build a new gravel pathway along the north side of Peace Portal Drive.
Run To The Border this weekend
The annual Run To The Border race to benefit Girls On The Run of northwest Washington is back.
News in Brief
Expert to lead Semiahmoo bird walks • Birch Bay Sandcastle contest June 20 • NWPRD2 forms new kickball league • Birch Bay blood drive Monday, June 15 • Volunteers needed for clam survey June 6 • State programs offer help for uninsured • School math materials review June 11
Blaine’s longest-run business to close August 31
Say goodbye... Blaine’s longest running business, Goff’s Department Store, will close its doors for good on August 31.
Birch Bay gardener opens Country Gardens & More
Gardening and much more... A new Birch Bay business offers a wide variety of plants.
Everyday Fitness anniversary party
Yard of the week
Blaine high school Evening of the Arts, 2009
Blaine high school students showcased their best work last Thursday.
BP - Cherry Point Bay Builders
Great kids doing great things
Borderite scoreboard - May 28 - May 30
Blaine racks another state championship
As unheralded as a surprise summer thundershower, Blaine’s track athletes stormed the state championship meet last weekend in Tacoma. When the dust cleared the Borderites had set 12 records in winning the girls meet by four and a half points over Sehome, 56 to 51.5, and getting second in the boys meet to Lynden by 6 points, 45 to 39.