Lower Mainland drivers pay second-highest tax on gas in North America
Like a lot of us, Gordie Panovic of Surrey didn't know exactly how much of his gas bill goes to taxes.
Fri May 10, 2013
New Blaine distribution facility adds 72 jobs, has room to grow
This border city can be a convenient launching point for British Columbia firms interested in getting a foothold in the U.S market.
Thu May 09, 2013
Report: Retail sales in Whatcom up nearly 8% last year
A significant amount of shopping took place in Whatcom County last year, with the biggest increases coming in the border communities.
Sun May 05, 2013
H Street in Blaine to close for two days during construction
Parts of H Street will be closed to vehicle traffic for two days starting Tuesday, May 7, while the road is being paved.
Thu May 02, 2013
Driver gets 21 months in drive-by shooting at Blaine peanut factory
The driver in a gang-related shooting at a peanut roasting factory in Blaine pleaded guilty Thursday, May 2, to complicity to felony assault.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Northwest Coal Terminals Advance Despite Opposition From Environmental Groups
As I've documented in previous posts, the organized environmental left is marshalling forces to oppose Powder River Basin coal exports to Asia via ports in the Pacific Northwest.
Dakota Creek Winery's new releases among its best ever
I've followed the evolution of Dakota Creek Winery in Blaine almost since day one, and it has been a most rewarding experience.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
BP Promoting 'BP Driver Rewards' With Prime-Time TV Spot
BP Products North America Inc., which launched the BP Driver Rewards program three weeks ago, said that to continue the momentum, a new television advertisement that promotes BP Driver Rewards will start airing April 26.
Lynden jumps out early, wins 6-3 over Blaine
"It was great because we got to throw a few pitches today," Lynden coach Cory White said in a phone interview.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Thanks volunteers in Whatcom County
I would like to thank all of the volunteers in Whatcom County for all the hard hours they have put in to make our community a better place.