Fri, Feb 6, 2009 

 

Nearly 250,000 ecstasy pills seized

Blaine sector Border Patrol agents seized more than 240,000 tablets of ecstasy last week worth more than $2.6 million in two separate incidents.

Funding limits threaten Plover summer schedule

Restrictions in the city’s grant funding the Plover ferry may shorten or even eliminate the popular ferry’s 2009 season, according to Richard Sturgill, founding director of Drayton Harbor Maritime (DHM), the local non-profit agency that operates the boat on contract with the city of Blaine.

Thu, Jan 29, 2009 

 

Blaine couple recounts trip to Obama inauguration

We left home on Tuesday, January 13, and stayed near the Baltimore airport that night. After visiting family, it was off to Washington, D.C. on Sunday,...

Health & Wellness

Class teaches health, living from the heart

12th Annual Arts and Jazz

Saturday, January 31, 2009Benefit Auction, Dance and Community Celebration of the Arts in the Blaine School District7-11 pm in Blaine CafeteriaBeverages...

Obama stimulus plan would help local improvement projects

A shelved project that would widen the quarter mile section of H Street between Ludwick Avenue and Vista Terrace may be back on track if federal funding...

American Life Poetry

This column has had the privilege of publishing a number of poems by young people, but this is the first we’ve published by a young person who is...

Briefs

Blaine theater meeting Monday

Local residents show in support of trails plan

About 30 Blaine and Birch Bayresidents attended a public hearing Monday to voice their approval of a park and recreation plan that would improve trails...

Snowshoeing a slower way to enjoy outdoors

If you can walk, you can snowshoe. And if you can snowshoe, you can open up a whole new world of walking into scenes most people only see on greeting cards...

Planning for a better Birch Bay

What will Birch Bay look like in 2031?

Bank of Pacific closing in Birch Bay

After numerous discussions and endless attempts to find a more desirable location, The Bank of the Pacific will close its Birch Bay Branch, consolidating...

Borderites wrestle crown from Sedro-Woolley

The stars were aligned for Blaine wrestling last Thursday as the Borderites, the smallest 2-A school in the conference, unseated the reigning Northwest...

12th annual Arts & Jazz auction Saturday

The 12th annual Arts & Jazz benefit auction takes place this Saturday evening January 31 at 7 p.m. in the Blaine middle school cafeteria. The annual...

Thu, Jan 22, 2009 

 

American Life Poetry

Here’s a fine poem by Chris Forhan of Indiana, about surviving the loss of a parent, and which celebrates the lives that survive it, that go on. ...

12th Annual Arts and Jazz

Saturday, January 31, 2009Benefit Auction, Dance and Community Celebration of the Arts in the Blaine School District7-11 pm in Blaine CafeteriaBeverages...

City officials, youth, grapple over Blaine skate park’s future

In a meeting where emotions ran high, all sides seemed to agree on one thing: Blaine’s skate park is a valuable asset to youth who may not otherwise...

Agreement allows Blaine couple to keep disputed wall

Worried about their yard eroding into the Zero Avenue ditch, the Leu’s built their four-foot high 85-foot long wall in November of 2006 for $15,000...

Health & Wellness

Blaine chefs’ business offers special menus for diabeticsby Tara Nelson

Briefs

Blaine technology students seek donations for cancer fundraiser

April opening planned for Birch Bay store

The long-planned grocery store at the Birch Bay Square shopping center at Birch Bay Lynden Road and Interstate 5 may be opening in a few months.

County residents celebrate Obama inauguration

Forget Pennsylvania Avenue, Capitol Hill and Washington, D.C., Bellingham’s Cornwall Avenue was the place to be Tuesday night to partake in inauguration...

City unveils train depot relocation study

A report presented to the Blaine city council last week estimated the cost of moving the more than 100-year-old Blaine train depot building and restoring...

Thu, Jan 15, 2009 

 

The indomitable Irene Waters dies at 84

At memorial celebrations in Point Roberts and Bellingham, every person who got up to speak about Irene Waters told of a fiery spirit and a passion for ...

Blaine appoints new finance director

Jeffrey Lazenby has been appointed to fill Meredith Riley’s position as finance director for the city of Blaine. Riley retired at the end of 2008...

12th Annual Arts and Jazz

Saturday, January 31, 2009Benefit Auction, Dance and Community Celebration of the Arts in the Blaine School District7-11 pm in Blaine CafeteriaBeverages...

Health & WellnessBlaine, Birch Bay offer variety of fitness options

If you’re like many Americans who have pledged to lose weight during the coming year, Blaine and Birch Bay offers a variety of fitness options to...


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