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 ...

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 ...
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I hate goodbyes

LYNDEN — I still recall my first time driving into Lynden. It was Tuesday, April 26, 2012. I had left Pullman just two days before, leaving Washington State University, the place I had called home for ...

Comeback win

SPOKANE — As Lynden native Tim Feenstra prepared for the final day of the 2014 Rosauers Open Invitational, he had one thing on his mind. “I knew I had to put the pedal to the metal,” Feenstra said. ...
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Razz Fest a major success

LYNDEN — Blood, sweat and tears? You better believe it was all on display in downtown Lynden this weekend for the 2014 Northwest Raspberry Festival 3-on-3 tournament. The annual event, which brought ...

City mulling limits on fireworks

LYNDEN -— A City Council committee will talk about possibly restricting fireworks in town after a citizen voiced complaints on July 10. The Public Safety Committee will meet next on Thursday, Aug. 7, ...

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, ...

Letters to the editor – published July 23

Supports Fleetwood There are many reasons to vote for Seth Fleetwood for the state Senate. These include education, both K-12 and college; transportation infrastructure; environmental quality; and protection ...