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Letters to the editor, June 23 - June 29

The Editor: The Blaine school district board of directors deserves an A+ for their unanimous, forward-thinking decision to push back grandstand construction. The bottom line for the … more

Letters to the editor, June 16 - June 22

The Editor: Let me begin by saying I am not against personal fireworks, given that they are handled in a safe and reasonable manner. We live at Birch Bay and the 4th of July at Birch … more

Photo of the week, June 2 - June 9

Shoppers peruse the selection of locally made art at the SpringFest Art Show in Blaine Pavilion on May 21. Photo by Louise Mugar more

Letters to the editor, June 2 - June 9

The Editor: I want you to know how unhappy I am with the way the city has handled themselves with the “improvements” done on Vista Terrace. The work is sub-par at best. We have … more

Letters to the editor, May 26 - June 1

The Editor: I understand that some new condos are planned on Semiahmoo spit, and ground has already been broken on parking lots for them. Several local residents are complaining … more

Letters to the editor, May 19 - May 25

The Editor: On May 9, 2016, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers upheld its trust obligation to the Lummi Nation by denying the permit for the Gateway Pacific Terminal … more

Letters to the editor, May 12 - May 18

The Editor: It’s truly disturbing that the Army Corps took the unprecedented step today to deny the permit for the Gateway Pacific Terminal project even before releasing the draft … more

Letters to the editor, May 5 - May 11

The Editor: Wouldn’t it be nice if the trains didn’t blow their horns at Marine Drive in Blaine? Apparently it’s possible and would even be safer by having … more

Letters to the editor, April 28 - May 4

The Editor: Just wanted to thank Kim, new postmaster at the Blaine post office, Gil and the rest of the staff who helped us resolve an issue with our mail. I was hoping the issue … more

Letters to the editor, April 21 - April 27

The Editor: I sent a March 16, 2016 letter to the House Committee on Ethics, asking for an investigation into Montana Congressman Ryan Zinke. My letter was in … more

Letters to the editor, April 7 - April 13

The Editor: I was so sorry to learn that Brenda Gelwicks will no longer be leading Zumba through the Birch Bay park and rec program starting April 1. I am a senior gal that has never … more

Letters to the editor, March 30 - April 6

The Editor: I want to thank Saturday’s Democratic Caucus PCOs, precinct volunteers (and conscripts) for a successful and important event. I roughly counted … more

Letters to the editor, March 24 - March 30

The Editor: Many thanks your newspaper for printing our letters regarding our unfortunate permit issue with Whatcom County, and for the community support that you helped us … more

Letters to the editor, March 10 - March 16

The Editor: Anyone who watched the March 6 CBS Sunday Morning’s TV coverage, “A Matter of Time” on the possible destruction in the Pacific Northwest by the “Big One” – the major … more

Letters to the editor, March 3 - March 9

The Editor: On Tuesday, March 15 there is a very special farming election. Theresa Sygitowicz is a candidate for Whatcom Conservation District supervisor. As a … more

Letters to the editor, February 25 - March 2

The Editor: Attention primary voters: our local Democratic caucus meets March 26 at the Blaine Middle School cafeteria. Arrive around 9:30 a.m. The doors may close at 10 a.m., when … more

Letters to the editor, February 18- February 24

The Editor: Washington’s budget continues to look bleak. Our K-12 schools need huge funding increases. Our state’s roads and bridges need repair. Colleges are being starved by … more

Letters to the editor, February 11- February 17

The Editor: The purpose of this letter is to enlist the help of any Blaine residents who might be interested in home delivery of groceries. I am a “newbie” to … more

Letters to the editor, February 4- February 10

The Editor, The city of Blaine and the Port of Bellingham want the opinion of citizens as to what type access they desire for the port’s fishing pier, ranging from full vehicular … more

Letters to the editor, January 28- February 3

The Editor: This letter is a reminder that the current maintenance and operations levy for the Blaine school district will be on the ballot for renewal for four more years on … more
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