Ski to Sea 2017 kicks off with Junior Race at Lake Padden
Nearly 30 teams competed under sunny skies Saturday afternoon in the 2017 Junior Ski to Sea Middle School & Community Race at Lake Padden Park. The relay's legs included running, bicycling and an obstacle course.
At Birch Bay State Park, you can relax on shore or wade out into the shallow bay and play in the water. This 664-acre park, with more than a mile of saltwater shoreline, will make you feel so lucky to live in Whatcom County.
Members of the Lummi Nation conducted a practice run near Lummi Island on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, to procure sockeye for J50, a starving member of a critically endangered clan of orcas. www.childrenofthesettingsunproductions. org
Ferndale water customers must limit watering their lawns for the rest of the summer of 2018 after the City Council approved mandatory conservation measures. Here are some steps you can take to save water outdoors.
Smoke from the Carr Fire and other wildfires in California and Oregon has drifted north to Washington and across Idaho, creating hazy skies across the region. Take precautions if you're sensitive to air pollution.