Puppy Rescue Mission fundraiser coming

Bow Wow & Woofs owner hosting ‘Yappy Hour,’ barbecue, auction BLAINE — Dogs can be a comfort in daily life, but for soldiers deployed overseas they can be the difference between life and death. Heather ...

Klein trial begins

Proceedings kicked off Monday morning BELLINGHAM — The criminal trial of the man who struck and killed two Ferndale teens last year kicked off Monday in Whatcom County Superior Court. William J. Klein ...

Intalco could stay open into 2018

Pending agreement with Bonneville would keep potlines running FERNDALE — Alcoa and the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) have reached a power-supply agreement that could keep Ferndale’s Alcoa Intalco ...
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Lynden Line Dancer opening dance saloon

FERNDALE — Jessie Anderson first started line dancing a few years ago because it was a good way to meet people, but she quickly ran into a problem: there just weren’t many places to dance. “I started ...

African Children’s Choir performing locally

WHATCOM — The African Children’s Choir will do three performances in the coming weeks, with two planned in Bellingham and one in Blaine. “It’s definitely an upbeat and uplifting concert,” said ...

Unity Care NW planning new Portal Way facility

Services to expand with lab, pharmacy FERNDALE — North Whatcom County’s medical services are about to get a big boost, if Unity Care NW has its way. Unity Care already has a presence in downtown Ferndale, ...
Taekwondo combines elements of Chinese karate with Korean martial arts. (Courtesy photo)

USTA opening martial arts studio in Lynden Towne Plaza

Taekwondo combines elements of Chinese karate with Korean martial arts. (Courtesy photo) LYNDEN — USTA Martial Arts has locations up and down the Interstate 5 corridor, and it will add one more this ...

Haynie Opry kicking off season

Beginning Saturday, season features tributes to 1950s artists BLAINE — The Haynie Opry has done tributes to Elvis Presley before, but this season Matt Audette and company are paying homage to the entire ...

Bob Storms’ annual Jazz Celebration upcoming

Event will celebrate milestone, showcase both youth, professional musicians BELLINGHAM — Local jazz musician Bob Storms is celebrating a milestone and taking the opportunity to give back this Saturday, ...

The best Best Pictures you can watch

A look back at almost nine decades of Oscar-winning films The Academy Awards are this weekend, and for once the Best Picture Oscar is really anybody’s to grab. Different movies have been considered frontrunners ...