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main street roadwork 2015-11-4

TRAFFIC ALERT: More paving around Ferndale expected next week

Alternate routes are recommended due to expect long delays.
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TRAFFIC ALERT: Lane adjustments on Main Street may impact your morning...

Drivers are urged to proceed through the construction area with caution.
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Centennial Riverwalk fountain work complete

The fountain resumed running today, just in time for the Memorial Day weekend.
Avenue of Flags at Greenacres Memorial Park 2016-05-29

Memorial Day: Festival of Flags and Remembrance Ceremony

This year a Korean War Memorial will be unveiled.
Still from a video of the FHS performance of "Fiddler on the Roof." Video courtesy of Ferndale School District.

Ferndale High School drama program nominated for 5th Avenue Theatre awards

FHS's "Fiddler on the Roof" received 4 nominations and 3 honorable mentions.
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“Yellow Rhino” multi-agency emergency preparedness exercise held today (photos)

The scenario involved several emergency response agencies and a rolled-over school bus.

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NWCAA ends investigation into odor that led to school evacuations

Between 12 and 20 students at Horizon, Eagleridge and Cascadia schools had complained of feeling ill.

5th case of whooping cough this year reported at a Ferndale school

People who get within 3 feet of an infected person for more than one hour could come down with symptoms.
kickin a charity line dance bash

Line dancing event to raise money for Ferndale Food Bank

There will be line dancing lessons followed by "as many line dances as we can!"
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Chuckanut Bay Rugby Summer Camp registrations being accepted

Attendees will participate in drills, fun and games.

Not to worry about that overturned school bus – it is part of a...

The exercise will be based on a staged school bus crash resulting in multiple victims.
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Salt cave crowdfunding campaign achieves goal

Over 200 backers pledged over $50,000

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nooksack river flowing at 8 feet 2018-05-19

Hours-long search for man who went into the Nooksack River to evade police

Border Patrol swift water rescue, boats from Lummi Nation Police and personnel from WCFD7 assisted Ferndale Police
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What to expect at Monday’s City Council meeting

City Administrator Greg Young explains the agenda items for the upcoming Ferndale City Council meeting.
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Owner discovered flames coming from detached garage on Malloy

Shop and contents had extensive fire, heat and smoke damage.

“Lessons from Stroke Survivors” free online class available Tuesday

Attendees will get an insider's view of what it's like to recover from a stroke.
main street roadwork 2015-11-4

Paving will impact some Ferndale area roads next week

Alternate routes are recommended due to expect long delays.
pioneer cabins shield hse tour guides

Relive life a century ago with a walking tour through the Pioneer Park cabins

Guides in period clothes guide guests through the cabins providing details of life a century ago.

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Flags at half staff in Ferndale

President Trump: Flags at half-staff to honor victims in Santa Fe, Texas

Flags are to remain at half-staff until sunset on Tuesday, May 22nd.
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Change will eliminate left turns to/from Main Street between I-5 and LaBounty Drive

The section of road has been the scene of several injury crashes over past years.
twin sisters creamery construction

Private property rights topics to be discussed during evening forums at Community Center

This is a repeat of similar forums held at this time last year.

Northern Whatcom beaches closed to shellfish harvesting due to biotoxin

The biotoxin can be deadly warns the Health Department.
myriad of antennae on top of the ferndale police dept comm van 2018-05-015

Civilian and official radio operators work to stay ready in case of a disaster

Civilians, school staff, law enforcement and government agencies practice weekly to be ready.
water main repairs underway on Vista by Seamount 2017-07-26 photo paul ingram

Poplar Drive neighborhood to temporarily lose water pressure

due to waterline improvements being made as part of the Washington Street improvement project.