Thu, Aug 9, 2012 


Blaine Planning Commission to discuss changes to lot coverage rules

After issues arose affecting multiple Blaine single-family homes, Blaine planning staff are proposing changes to the city’s lot coverage regulations.

Mon, Aug 6, 2012 


WWU students release environmental impact study for Birch Bay shoreline project

Five Western Washington University (WWU) students, after studying the possible impacts of the proposed Birch Bay shoreline enhancements, have concluded the most serious impacts will come during construction.

Wed, Aug 1, 2012 


Protest against offshore drilling, coal exportation scheduled for Saturday

Local residents are organizing a protest against coal exportation and offshore drilling for the Cherry Point area this weekend.

Fri, Jul 27, 2012 


County auditor to distribute statewide voter pamphlets to all libraries, senior centers

The Whatcom County Auditor’s Office will distribute voter pamphlets for state and federal elections to all county senior centers and libraries in time for the primary election.

Wed, Jul 25, 2012 


Tour de Whatcom riders to visit Blaine, Birch Bay

Blaine and Birch Bay residents will see many more bicyclists along local roads this Saturday as the seventh annual Tour De Whatcom leads riders through the two communities.

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