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Letters to the editor: March 6-12, 2014


Daylight Saving Time has arrived!

The clock skips ahead on Sunday, March 9 as the majority of the U.S. begins observing Daylight Saving Time.

Birch Bay asks county for a park

Looking to the future, a few Birch Bay community members are asking the county to consider purchasing land for a park on Birch Bay Drive.

Montanans visit GPT terminal to talk about exports

Building a deep-water port terminal requires getting all your ducks in a row to ensure a return on the investment.

Math teachers to get schooled in Common Core standards

Throughout February, the Blaine school district worked to prepare its math teachers for the new standards imposed by Common Core State Standards Initiative, which will take full effect next school year.

Odds and ends from Blaine and Birch Bay

Loomis Hall Massage Therapy has moved to expanded space at 366 H Street and has changed their name to Blaine Healing Arts.

Deadline set for multiple-season permit drawing

Deer and elk hunters have until March 31 to enter their name in a drawing for a 2014 multiple-season permit, which can greatly increase their opportunities for success in the field.

Volunteers needed to help clean the beach

Sarah Pinkey, coordinator for the Birch Bay Chamber of Commerce, had to think a moment before deciding what was the strangest thing she has found on the beach during the quarterly Birch Bay Community Cleanup Day.

Haynie Opry kicks off early this weekend

Fans of live music can get their fill of classic country at the Haynie Grange this Saturday.


February corrections

Commissioners consider water action plan

Birch Bay residents will soon have the option to help a neighbor in need when paying their monthly water utility bill.

What factors influence the Blaine and Birch Bay real estate market?

The real estate market in Blaine and Birch Bay is about as unique as you'll find.

LEGOs turn teens into technological masterminds

After a mom asked Blaine Public Library manager, Debby Farmer, what's there to do in Blaine for kids who aren't interested in sports or music, it got Debby thinking about what the library could offer in terms of education and social engagement.


Janet L. Askov

June 26, 1943 - February 22, 2014


Police Reports: February 24 - March 4, 2014


Girls headed to state tourney in Yakima

The Blaine girls basketball team is elite, officially.

Luke Ridnour traded to Charlotte Bobcats team

The pride of Blaine basketball is heading to Charlotte, North Carolina.

Blaine wrestlers celebrated

The Blaine wrestling team takes a ride on a fire truck through Blaine to celebrate their state championship season.


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