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Nooksack Tribe wins $711,475 for salmon habitat restoration work

OLYMPIA — Whatcom County is allocated $711,475 for salmon restoration projects as part of $18 million handed out statewide from the Washington Salmon Recovery Funding Board. Three grants will all be ...
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Great-grandpa Beld restores tractors to keep up with the kids

LYNDEN -— When Maurice and Irene Beld moved into town, Maurice knew he needed to keep himself active and busy. Their country home on 20 acres had taken up a lot of his time, but he also made use of his ...

WSU study: County dairying is $515M strong

WHATCOM -— Dairy farming employs 1,348 people in the county and contributes some $515 million of farmgate product value to the local economy, reports a Washington State University agricultural economist. ...

Two die in roadway crashes

WHATCOM -— A collision on State Route 544 in Everson Friday evening claimed the life of a local 38-year-old motorcylist struck by an SUV. According to the Washington State Patrol, Brian J. Smith, 31, ...

Notice of Trustee’s Sale – D&B Land Holdings, LLC

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE PURSUANT TO THE REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON CHAPTER 61.24, ET SEQ. TO: D&B Land Holdings, LLC    c/o Bellingham Land Management, LLC 4326 Pacific Hwy Bellingham, WA 98228 ...

Notice of Trustee’s Sale – Nahar Singh Sidhu

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE PURSUANT TO THE REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON CHAPTER 61.24, ET. SEQ. Document Title: Notice of Trustee’s Sale Grantor: Nahar Singh Sidhu, a married man, as his separate property ...

Notice of Trustee’s Sale – Dan Angelo Archuleta and Melanie F. Archuleta

Reference Number(s) of Documents assigned or released: 2070901226 Document Title: NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE Grantor: Bishop, Marshall & Weibel, P.S. Grantee: Dan Angelo Archuleta and Melanie F. Archuleta, ...
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Pair new in roles at Lynden City Hall

LYNDEN -— Sirke Salminen is the city’s new finance director while Vanessa Roebuck is now heading up human resources. Salminen, who started Nov. 3, replaces Teresa Camfield, who led the five-person ...

Money set aside for future roadwork

LYNDEN -— The city plans to have $640,000 on hand to spend in 2015 from its Transportation Benefit District two-tenths cent sales tax, and a range of transportation projects could benefit. The City Council ...

Sheriff’s Office keeps alive the 25-year-old Mandy Stavik murder case

WHATCOM -— It has now been 25 years since Mandy Stavik, an 18-year-old college student, was brutally murdered. But the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office is not forgetting about the case. On Nov. 24, ...