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Ferndale man jailed and Bellingham woman airlifted to Harborview after Chuckanut...

Speed was cited as the cause of the crash.
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11th annual Ferndale Citywide Cleanup Day is coming up

Free paper shredding and disposal of appliances, furniture, yard debris, electronics and metal.
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UPDATED: Flaring event at Phillips 66 Refinery blamed on power disruption

Neighbors reported seeing larger than normal flame and smoke from flare along with loud noise.
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Mentoring program in Ferndale is looking for community support

The community needs to show support for the program to launch in Ferndale.
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Multistate E. coli outbreak linked to chopped romaine lettuce

Products containing chopped romaine lettuce, including bagged salads, salad mixes or prepared salads, should be thrown away.
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Unity Care NW commits to building North Whatcom Health Center

A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, June 7th.
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Ferndale Police activity statistics – March 2018

FPD averaged 35.20 dispatches and 7.5 call reports per day during March.
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Ferndale clothing retailer is closing

The owner was excited about reopening in a smaller location but then two things occurred.

District: Rescheduled/canceled sports & field trip outings are result of school bus driver shortage

"The sheer volume of field trip requests during the spring sports season is staggering."
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Wreckage displayed by Vista Drive roundabout causes concern

Neighbors can also expect to see a large contingent of emergency vehicles as well as a helicopter landing and taking off from the school's football field Thursday.
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Another day, another Wind Advisory issued

Strongest winds will likely occur during mid to late morning.
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Source of multistate E. coli outbreak sought

Federal, state, and local agencies are working to determine what people ate before they became ill.
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Himalayan salt cave in Ferndale would be Whatcom County’s first

Flow Motion Owner Alyssa Springs has launched a fundraising campaign she hopes will result in the addition of a Himalayan salt cave in her...
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Father sentenced to 8 years for admittedly assaulting infant

He was found guilty of 1st degree assault of a child by a jury trial.
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Wind Advisory issued

Winds of 20 to 35mph with gusts of 45 to 50mph are forewarned.
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Skate park project chosen for youth athletic facilities grant application

City of Ferndale (COF) officials have selected a skate park for their application for Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office (RCO) grant money specifically...
Lions Club presents Library with new wheelchair 2018-03-07 l-r Lions Kathy McDevitt and Barbara DaCosta Librarian Sarah Koehler and Lions President Darby O'Neil

Ferndale Lions Club donates wheelchair to Ferndale Public Library

It will be used by patrons getting around the library as well caregivers transporting a patron between the library and their vehicles.
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Warm & dry weather tomorrow but rainy & blustery rest of the week

The unseasonably warm weather is expected to be short-lived.
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Local company’s donation reduces School District unpaid student meals debt

There is $50,000 in student meals debt still on the District's books after the donation.
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Concerns for damaging winds Saturday lessen

Updated weather forecast computer models put the location of an expected low pressure system further offshore than earlier models. As a result, the current...

No long-term wetlands damage expected following diesel fuel spill

Absorbent pads and a vac truck were used to collect the spilled diesel fuel.
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High, possibly damaging, winds forewarned for Saturday

Ferndale area residents should be prepared for wind gusts reaching 60mph.

Illegal homemade explosives and more discovered during execution of search warrant at Cagey Road...

Law enforcement learned illegal firearms and explosives were at the residence.
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UPDATED: New details released about yesterday’s semi truck rollover

Whatcom County Sheriff's Office provided details from their investigation.