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Driving lesson goes the wrong direction for local driver

A driver with their learners permit got an important lesson this morning.

WTA to make retired vans available to local organizations

Non-profit and government agencies may apply for one of the van grants.
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RECALL: Beef recalled due to E. coli concerns after 1 death reported

Approximately 132,606 pounds of ground beef products are being recalled.
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TRAFFIC ALERT: 2nd Avenue closure on Sunday for first responders event

Event attendees will be able to see and tour vehicles and equipment used by the different agencies and chat with the first responders.

Statewide emphasis on distracted driving today through Sunday

Troopers have already contacted more drivers in 2018 than in all of 2017 for distracted driving.
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Fire Chief: “We are making fire district history here today”

Whatcom County Fire District 7 Fire Chief Larry Hoffman started off today's District Commissioners' Meeting...
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Flocks of flamingos fundraising coming to a yard near you

Flocking a friend's yard is part of this fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
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Letter to the Editor: Will be supporting Pinky Vargas

"We need someone who is willing to work for us, not the special interests that buy him dinner."

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Crash on Bay Road sends 1 to the hospital

Law enforcement and aid units were dispatched to a report of a vehicle in a ditch on Bay Road this afternoon about 3:50pm. They found...
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UPDATED: Power outage impacted over 700 in north Ferndale and Custer

Before 6pm today, a many in north Ferndale lost power according to reports from impacted neighbors. Puget Sound Energy initially reported 769 customers were impacted....
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Cougar sightings on the increase in northwest Ferndale

A student waiting for a school bus this morning reported being stared down by a growling cougar.
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A recap of Monday night’s City Council meeting

While well-attended, the meeting lasted nearly 3 and a half hours.
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Students are paid to attend local business’ in-house “technician school”

The company has created their own classroom, lab and on-the-job training solution.
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Suspect in hit-and-run crash by Skyline School caught

One driver required aid while the other fled on foot.

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Residents remain unhappy with high water/sewer billings – Council to discuss at Monday meeting

One local business received a bill showing water usage 8 times higher than normal.
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Power outage in NW Ferndale left 80 in the dark

Before 11am today, a neighborhood in northwest Ferndale lost power according to reports from impacted neighbors. Puget Sound Energy reported 80 homes were impacted during...
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This Monday’s City Council meeting agenda has something for everyone

Presentations, public hearings, topics like water/sewer rates and tax exempt status for developers and more are on the agenda.
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Share your travel habits and earn up to $15

Participants will be asked to complete a survey and then record actual trip information for a short while.

CRAFT/GIFT SHOWS – CAROLING – SANTA – FUNDRAISERS

Post your events for free on the MFN community calendar.
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Fire Marshal’s Office: County burn ban to be lifted Friday

Burn bans remain in place within the Ferndale city limits and the Sandy Point and Lummi Island areas.