Maple Falls WWU grad honored

BELLINGHAM — A Maple Falls student at Western Washington University was among the Outstanding Graduates honored for the 2013-14 academic year at spring commencement on June 14. Faculty members from the ...

Calendar

ONGOING Theater shows The Mount Baker Theatre presents in repertory “Talley’s Folly,” running through Aug. 8, and “Last of the Red Hot Lovers,” running through Aug. 9. $25 adults; $12.50 students. ...

Golf event earns $49k for Red Cross

WHATCOM — The Mt. Baker Chapter of the American Red Cross raised $49,000 for local disaster relief at the 20th annual Golf Tournament and Golf Ball Drop on Friday, June 27, at Shuksan Golf Club. The ...

Barbecue event kicks off North Cascade Meat Producers push

STANWOOD — A barbecue dinner and presentation will kick off plans to bring expanded USDA-inspected meat processing to Snohomish, Island, Skagit, and Whatcom counties. The event will be held at the Stanwood ...

Agency wants to start attacking mold

MOUNT VERNON -— The Northwest Clean Air Agency is launching a mold prevention campaign focusing on making contact with at least 130 multi-unit apartment complexes in Island, Skagit and Whatcom counties ...

Sustainable home-building is July 31 talk topic

BELLINGHAM — Sustainable Connections continues its The Future of Business Speaker Series, sponsored by Faber Construction of Lynden, on Thursday, July 31, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Squalicum Boathouse ...

Births – published July 23

Boston Andrew Libolt Lacey and Nathan Libolt of Lynden welcomed a son, Boston Andrew, on June 8, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces. Grandparents ...

Tea Party needs fair help

WHATCOM -— The local Tea Party is inviting public participation in several upcoming events using the motto “Just Show Up!” It’s possible to march in the Ferndale Old Settlers Grand Parade on Saturday, ...

Birch Bay-Lynden Rd. intersection only needs traffic signal turn-on

WHATCOM — Although the county has finished work on the intersection rebuild at Birch Bay-Lynden Road and Portal Way, the final turn-on of new traffic signals there is delayed. BNSF Railway has experienced ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, July 23 • WRIA (Watershed Resource Inventory Area) 1 Planning Unit, garden-level conference room of Civic Center Building, 322 N. Commercial St., Bellingham, 6 p.m. • Meridian School Board, ...