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    Rave: Sister grateful for thoughtful, honest youth

    My sister was visiting from Palm Desert. This is written on her behalf. We were caught up in the throes of packing and moving. Yes! A quick trip "Fred's" for a chicken and some salad! Hastily returning the cart in the misty rain, she ran to the car and headed home. Panicked by not finding her purse...

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    Rave: Thanks Bellingham hospital for care

    I recently had the misfortune of suffering kidney failure. I was admitted into St. Joseph Peace Health Hospital in Bellingham.

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    Rave: Lost purse recovered in Bellingham

    After shopping and loading groceries in my car on Monday, I left my big yellow purse in the grocery cart outside on the side of Fred Meyers parking lot. Drove all the way home. Over an half an hour later realized I left it. Called Fred Meyers in a panic and someone had turned it in right away to...

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    Rave: Thanks for Bellingham dental care

    Thanks to the amazing dental community in Bellingham who came together for a full day of donated dental care for kids on our 10th annual Sealant Day, Feb. 22, at Interfaith Dental Clinic. Seventy-six patients received free preventive care — including checkups, cleanings, sealants and fluoride...

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    Rave: Thanks Bellingham community for quality of life

    As I drive down Alabama Hill, I often see people of all ages stopped on the pedestrian bridge to drink in the beauty of the panorama it offers (the other week there was even a snowman enjoying the view). As with so many of the positive changes that have taken place here, it met with stiff resistance...

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    Rave: Commends Sehome High runner for sportsmanship

    I witnessed a moment at the Sehome track meet March 18 that I will never forget. Sehome junior runner Emily Pittis will be remembered as one of the all-time great runners that Whatcom County will ever have the pleasure of watching - her resume in both cross country and track speaks for itself.

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    Rant: Who's responsible for downed tree on Slater Road?

    As we all know with snow and wind comes the downing of trees in the road and on telephone wires. What my question is, is who is responsible for a downed tree on a powerline if it happens to fall from ConocoPhillips property on to the telephone wire belonging to PSE? The tree in question is over ...

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    Rave: Students, parents, leaders at Lummi school praised

    Our school recently hosted the 1B Tri-District Basketball Tournament in Mount Vernon.We had the extreme pleasure of having the school and community of the Lummi Nation in attendance during several days of the tournament.

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    Rant: Should be a law to stop beggars from impeding traffic

    I didn't realize it until I saw it! You've probably seen the folks with "feed me" signs who stand daily at the southbound I-5 Samish exit. Did you know they continuously hit the crosswalk button to change the traffic light in order to stop traffic so they can beg longer? I observed this when I was...

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    Rave: Bellingham diners should come back to Applebee's

    Fellow Bellinghamsters! Come on down to Applebee Restaurant on Sunset. They're open, they're delicious, and they're so clean! They've been through a nasty experience with germs lately, but all is well now. Let's support this fine establishment. They've done everything, and then some, to ensure the...

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