Thu, May 15, 2008 

 

Young at Heart

The Blaine Senior Center welcomes the wonderful month of May. We are thankful for all those April showers but are really ready for those promised May flowers...

Bike to work and school day is Friday

This Friday, May 16, hundreds of Blaine, Birch Bay, Custer and Whatcom County residents will hit the road on two wheels and on their own two feet as part...

Drayton Harbor threatened, DOH says

Drayton Harbor is one of 17 shellfish areas considered threatened as a result of continuing development and fecal coliform contamination according to a...

Impressive list of projects slated for NW park district

The Northwest Park and Recreation District took steps Tuesday to re-establish itself in Blaine and Birch Bay by hiring an office manager, leasing office...

City can expect more sewer hikes in 2009

Blaine ratepayers will see additional increases in their sewer rates beginning next year.

Thu, May 8, 2008 

 

Birch Bay drill simulates national emergency

Camp Horizon, the former air force base, came to life Tuesday when a mock disaster brought together fire and rescue workers, law enforcement, the army ...

Choir students score big

The Blaine high school chamber choir and treble choir performed in the San Juan Music Educator’s Association Senior Choral Large Group Festival...

Meetings

Alanon: Blaine meets Tuesdays at 1 – 2 p.m., Wednesdays 7:30 – 9 p.m., Blaine Unitarian Free Church at 1218 Harrison St. Call Susan at 371-...

Mother’s Day art studio tour scheduled this weekend

The fourth annual Mother’s Day Studio Tour gets underway Saturday morning, May 10, and runs through the Mother’s Day weekend. Ten artists at...

Boating safety class offered

The Whatcom County Sheriff’s office’s marine services unit will offer a boater education course for local boaters. This eight-hour course was...

Older boat radios should be replaced by 2009

What if you call 911 and no one ever answers?Starting February 1, 2009 that is exactly what will happen for boaters who have the older model EPIRBs (Emergency...

Birch Bay couple charged in dead bird case

The former owners of a Birch Bay property where county officials found more than 80 dead domestic fowl last winter have been charged with animal cruelty...

Brief

Workshops explore beach wonders

County appoints five to BBWARM

Whatcom County Council appointed five people to the new Birch Bay Watershed and Aquatic Resources Management (BBWARM) advisory committee Tuesday night,...

Port pushes for pricey Marine Drive project

The Port of Bellingham is taking an aggressive approach to its Blaine harbor properties both in what it expects a private developer to pony up and when...

Arts association appoints Kuuskmann to board

Changes are underway at the Pacific Arts Association, the group that organizes the annual jazz festival and presents high quality concerts locally. Last...

Thu, May 1, 2008 

 

Emergency response exercise planned May 6

Tuesday’s scheduled onslaught of military and emergency vehicles along major roadways may look like an invading force but county officials say residents...

Public health meetings cover range of topics

Birch Bay and Blaine area residents can shape public health policies and programs to make Whatcom County a healthier place. An opportunity to offer input...

Rain gardens a sound solution to pollution

WSU Master Gardeners, in conjunction with the Watershed Master/Beach Watcher volunteers, have a new project on their shovels – rain gardens.

Briefs

Blaine community garden plots still available

World-class tenor singing Saturday at PAC

Just two weeks after performing for former British Prime Minister Tony Blair at Dublin Castle, Irish tenor Anthony Kearns will perform in the Blaine School...

Blaine woman killed in Lynden crash

A Blaine woman was killed and two others injured Tuesday following a two-car accident on Badger Road.

Shark attack victim had Birch Bay home

Dave Martin, a San Diego area veterinarian and part-time Birch Bay resident, was killed last week by a Great White Shark off the coast of California while...

City approves airport rezone 4-0

The city of Blaine is one step closer to seeing its municipal airport redeveloped with a potential mix of commercial and industrial uses.

School board to revisit budget cuts on May 8

The Blaine school district board of directors will hold a special meeting May 8 to further discuss possible program reductions in the upcoming school year...

Greenough to fill council’s ward 3 position

A Blaine planning commissioner is set to fill the ward 3 position on Blaine City Council, following a 4-1 decision.

Thu, Apr 24, 2008 

 

On the Waterfront

The local commercial crab season is officially over until next October for non-Indian fishers. Treaty Indian crab fishers usually have several openings...


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