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Elections: Lytton's challenger stresses jobs, economy
Due to a quirk in state elections law, candidates in all races where a party preference is given appear on the August primary ballot, even if only one or two candidates are running.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Threshing Bee at Berthusen Park brings historic farm machinery to life
Michelle Moe, 24, grew up in Sumas, and for four years has served as treasurer for the Puget Sound Antique Tractor and Machinery Association.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Lummis endorse Knutzen; a call for more grammar funding?
A Republican organizer sent this email on Friday, July 18, inviting people to a fundaiser for state House candidate Luanne Van Werven.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Loretta Wright On July 26, Loretta Wright, The Aging Sensation, will turn 90. She will celebrate this remarkable milestone with family on Saturday, August 2, at Semiahmoo Resort.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
North Whatcom County roads to be chip sealed week of July 21
Drivers are advised to take alternate routes Monday, July 21, through Thursday, July 24, when crews chip seal several Whatcom County roads.
Former Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce manager Moland dies at age of 84 - Sat, 19 Jul 2014 PST
In the mid-1970s, the Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce was the de-facto governing body of a growing suburbia in the midst of an economic boom.
Election View: Goggins wants more transparency of PUD water decisions
Whatcom County has a Public Utility District, commonly known as a PUD. The PUD is a county-wide government entity, a municipal corporation, with taxing power and a charter to perform a variety of roles and functions, such as providing water and electricity as a non-profit utility company.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Northwest Raspberry Festival 2014
From left to right, Tilly May, 4, Carrington Balback, 4, Ruby May, 8, Wesley Balback, 2, and Ayn Balback try out the raspberry sundae's Friday, July 18, 2014 at the The Northwest Raspberry Festival in downtown Lynden.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Lynden Pioneeer Museum displays antique timepieces
One of the historic clocks on display at the Lynden Pioneer Museum Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at the Lynden Pioneer Museum.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Thanks Ericksen for supporting fair
Sen. Ericksen went to bat in Olympia to save the Northwest Washington Fair in Lynden, and so I am going to bat for him in this reelection.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Whatcom County's raspberry, blueberry harvest off to a good start
Workers from Clark Berries prepare to harvest raspberries in a field on Birch Bay-Lynden Road west of Lynden, Friday morning, July 11, 2014.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Election View: Sidhu advocates for education, training for careers
I'm Satpal Sidhu, and I am running to be your new voice in Olympia. I come from a farming family and have lived in Lynden for past 28 years.
Writer Aminta Arrington to discuss book about her family's move to China
Author Aminta Arrington will visit Lynden Library at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 15, and Ferndale Library at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 20. Arrington has written "Home is a Roof Over a Pig: An American Family's Journey in China," a candid and lively memoir about family, adoption, and belonging.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Election View: Van Werven would cut regulation, support farms, families
I decided to run for state representative because I think that my experience, service and leadership opportunities have prepared me to be an effective legislator.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Historic clockworks in Lynden
Troy Luginbill, right, shows Lynden Pioneer Museum volunteers Robert Boice, left, and Rich Abbe, center, historic clockwork exhibit Wendesday, July 9, 2014 at the Lynden Pioneer Museum.The Lynden Pioneer Museum is hosting a exhibit on historic clockworks from West Coast Clock and Watch Museum through Sept.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Whatcom Horticultural Society hosts garden tour July 12-13
Whatcom Horticultural Society presents its annual self-guided tour of six Bellingham gardens, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 12 and 13, 2014.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Man charged with molesting teen boy at Lynden tractor pull
Charging papers allege Adrian Henry Butler, of Marysville, invited the middle-school-aged boy into his trailer last month during a power-pulling competition at Berthusen Park.
Second pot store in Bellingham to open at 4:20 Thursday afternoon
"We are opening tomorrow at 4:20 p.m. We'll be open 'til midnight. We'll let our customers sleep in," said Aaron Nelson, senior vice president of operations for 2020 Solutions.