Articles published Wed, Aug 6, 2014
Crossword answers: August 6, 2014
Letters to the editor: August 7 - 13, 2014
Farmers hope to organize new water districts
With water rights issues expected to become more contentious in the coming years, farmers in northern Whatcom County are attempting to form new water districts to gain more say in how the watershed is managed.
Birch Bay's water quality unaffected by pungent purple algae
While the algae build-up and occasional rotten odors wafting off the waters of Birch Bay have some citizens concerned, county representatives claim that water in the bay is up to snuff.
Democrats and incumbents make strong showing in primaries
The early counts from the Whatcom County primaries strongly favored incumbent candidates running for reelection and Democratic newcomers.
Ridnour's basketball camp is in session
Luke Ridnour's basketball camp at Blaine High School has begun, and the NBA player said he's excited to be sharing his love of the game with the town that gave him his start.
Runners get dirty with Muds to Suds race
It's time for runners to get wet and muddy.
Drayton Harbor Days, August 2-3, 2014
The Summer of '56: A memoir
Graduation day for me was June 1, 1956.
Young at Heart: August
It's unbelievable how quickly August has arrived.
Birch Bay Music Festival, August 1-3, 2014
Guest Editorial: We are Blaine, so much more than a harbor
It has been said that the harbor is the heart of our town.
Lummi Island Reefnet Festival celebrates ancient fishing techniques this Saturday
Learn about a valuable part of Lummi tradition, and eat some salmon while you're at it.
VWs on tour
More than 20 vintage Volkswagen buses, Things, Beetles and Karmann Ghias gathered at Marine Park August 1 to begin the 2014 treffen - an annual mass caravan from the Canadian border to the Mexican border.
Brad "Brose" Ambrose
December 26, 1969 - August 3, 2014
Harry B. Shelvock
April 23, 1930 - July 18, 2014
Police Reports: July 31 - August 5, 2014