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FHS' "Addams Family" musical set to thrill audiences after last night's opening  My Ferndale News

The are several more performances scheduled over the next 2 weekends.

Ferndale High School students stage walkout after bid to rebuild school rejected  KIRO Seattle

Students at Ferndale High School staged a “walk out” Wednesday in response to the Ferndale School District's $112 million bond request's failure to pass on the ...

UPDATED: 1 arrested after Ferndale High School students threatened  My Ferndale News

Last night at approximately 10:00 PM an arrest was made at the home of a Ferndale High School student for threats of violence made to other Ferndale High ...

Ferndale High School Bond fails again | Community  Lynden Tribune

Measure falls 1.5 percent short of needed supermajority.

Police support sent to Ferndale High after gun threat  KGMI

10-24-2018. FERNDALE, Wash. — Police will have an increased presence on the Ferndale High School campus Wednesday after a student was arrested for ...

FHS students to walk out after voters reject bid to rebuild school  My Ferndale News

Principal: "While our students have every right to protest I do expect students to be in class during that time."

This Ferndale lineman has more college football offers than any player in school history – including Jake...  Tacoma News Tribune

Ferndale High School lineman Geirean Hatchett, who is projected as a Division I offensive guard, has scholarship offers from 26 FBS schools, which is more ...

FHS students walk out over high school bond failure  Lynden Tribune

A crowd of Ferndale High School students walked off campus on Nov. 14 to raise awareness of the school building's plights. (Ashley Hiruko/Lynden Tribune).

Special Election ballots with Ferndale Schools bond proposal to be mailed this week  My Ferndale News

Officials in the Whatcom County Auditor's Office Election Division say ballots and the Voters' Pamphlets for the February 12th Special Election will be mailed ...

FHS Theatre presents Disney's Aladdin JR.  My Ferndale News

Disney's Aladdin JR. is based on the 1992 Academy-Award®-winning film and the 2014 hit Broadway show about the “diamond in the rough” street rat who ...

Auditor releases updated count of school bond proposition votes with another 283 ballots  My Ferndale News

A proposed $112 million school bond in the Ferndale School District maintaining enough approval votes to reach beyond the more than 60% supermajority ...

Ferndale School District bond succeeding after initial ballot count  My Ferndale News

A proposed $112 million school bond in the Ferndale School District is succeeding to garner the more than 60% supermajority approval votes needed to pass, ...

Trinkets & Treasures Holiday Craft Market  My Ferndale News

The FHS Band Boosters would like to invite you to the Trinkets & Treasures Holiday Craft Market…a fundraiser that helps to support the Ferndale High School ...

Remembering: The month Ferndale & Custer went without phone service  My Ferndale News

According to those in the area at the time, phone *service* was lost early in the morning of September 17, 1978 and it was not until October 18th before it was ...

Ferndale Schools to dismiss students early tomorrow due to expected weather  My Ferndale News

Officials at the Ferndale School District announced this evening that classes would be dismissed early tomorrow, Friday, February 8th, to enable students to get ...

Ferndale is back as ‘powerhouse’  Lynden Tribune

Jake Locker moves up to be team's offensive coordinator.

What Ferndale meant for Doug Pederson's future  Lynden Tribune

Philadelphia Eagles coach carries great memories, hopes for a trip back to his roots.

Ferndale had ‘best first half’ of season. Was it enough to beat Squalicum?  The Bellingham Herald

The Ferndale football team jumped out to a first-half lead, but Squalicum scored 21 unanswered points in the second half in a 3A Wesco North game during ...

Winds pummel the Ferndale area overnight - fan fires  My Ferndale News

Residents in the Ferndale area may be excused for being a bit grumpy today after what was likely a restless evening given the powerful winds that ripped ...

Town hall meeting held after bond issue fails to get enough votes  My Ferndale News

A group formed to support the failed $112 million bond issue proposition on the November 6th ballot held a town hall forum last night in the Pioneer Pavilion ...

School District leases part of former Mountain View Elementary School  My Ferndale News

Officials at the Ferndale School District announced today they have a 3-year agreement with Educational *Service* District (ESD) 189 to house the Whatcom ...

High School theater presents first-ever fall musical  My Ferndale News

Shows will be at 7pm Thursday through Saturday plus 2pm on Saturday.

Support Ferndale Schools Town Hall Meeting  My Ferndale News

Support Ferndale Schools is hosting a Town Hall Meeting! Come down with all your questions, comments, ideas, enthusiasm, and concerns. Everyone is ...

Ferndale Police and School District investigating threatening online posts  The Bellingham Herald

The Ferndale School District in a Facebook post Thursday said it and the Ferndale Police Department are investigating two online communications that have ...

'Nobody thinks it will happen to them' - Ferndale students stage mock DUI crash  The Bellingham Herald

Students at Ferndale High School, with a big assist from local police, fire and medical agencies, staged a mock DUI crash on the school's football field Thursday ...

Girl arrested in threat against Ferndale school  The Bellingham Herald

Ferndale authorities have arrested a girl in connection with a threat made against the school district, officials said early Friday.

Winds keep first responders busy - Ferndale spared the worst  My Ferndale News

While trees and power lines were falling all around Whatcom County and other parts of Puget Sound, the Ferndale area appeared to have been mostly spared ...

Restaurant prepares to open on Main Street  My Ferndale News

The new cook-to-order hamburger and fish and chips restaurant is expected to open in a little over a week.

Ferndale girls drop close game at home to Burlington  Lynden Tribune

Late inbounds mishap erases Golden Eagles' comeback bid.

Be the One up and running in Ferndale  Lynden Tribune

FSD has funded program's first semester; Scott and Anita Locker heading up community backing.

School shooting threat prompts police response, arrest at Nooksack Valley High School  The Bellingham Herald

A school shooting threat prompted a police response and a student was arrested Wednesday at Nooksack Valley High School. It's the second threat in three ...

Lynden steamrolls Ferndale in home opener  Lynden Tribune

Lions win 30-6 against the Golden Eagles Friday. LYNDEN — Everyone knew it was the game of the week in Whatcom County. Not many would have guessed a ...

Letter to the Editor: Some school buildings do not do justice to the communities they serve  My Ferndale News

The FHS facility is not a good reflection of the community's spirit and vibrancy.

Health officials: Flu season is back  My Ferndale News

296 people in Washington died from influenza-related conditions last season.

Patrick Imhof  Lynden Tribune

Patrick Alexander Imhof, age 25, died on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at his family home in Ferndale. He is survived by his parents, Donald and Robin Imhof; his ...

For three years Jake Locker kept the reasons for his retirement private — until now  The Bellingham Herald

For the better part of the past three years, former Ferndale High and University of Washington quarterback Jake Locker has politely declined to speak about his ...

Power outages impact thousands around Ferndale including retailers  My Ferndale News

Tens of thousands are reported to be without power throughout the Puget Sound area as of noon today.

High winds arrive and power outages begin  My Ferndale News

High winds have arrived once again in the Ferndale area this morning as forecast. The 6th in a series of windstorms is expected to continue through early this ...

Auditions for 2018 Ferndale's Got Talent Showcase  My Ferndale News

Calling all jugglers, magicians, dancers, singers, acrobats and human pretzels, accordion players and other performers in the Ferndale community. You could ...

Whooping cough case confirmed at Ferndale High School. Here’s how to avoid getting it  The Bellingham Herald

The Ferndale School District is warning families to keep an eye out for whooping cough symptoms after a Ferndale High School student was diagnosed with the ...

Winning Super Bowl coach is from Ferndale, Washington

The Philadelphia Eagles won their first Super Bowl on Sunday, defeating the Patriots 41-33. Before the historic win, KING 5's Alex Rozier visited the hometown ...

Student one of two drivers injured in Thursday morning crash near Ferndale  The Bellingham Herald

Two people were hurt Thursday morning when a car and a pickup truck collided west of Ferndale and near Lake Terrell in Washington state. The crash on ...

Former Ferndale High School QB Doug Pederson leads Eagles to Super Bowl LII win  KIRO Seattle

In just his second season as the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, Doug Pederson is a Super Bowl Champion.

It’s not too late to vote, but it’s likely too late to mail your Whatcom ballot  The Bellingham Herald

Voters who haven't mailed their ballots for the 2018 midterm election are being urged to use one of 18 free drop boxes placed around Whatcom County.

Letter to the Editor: Time to revisit the 2018 FHS graduation address  My Ferndale News

We have come down to mere grains of sand in the hour glass. After months, years, of talking about facility needs the final vote for the Ferndale School District ...

Windstorm arrives on schedule - power outages reported  My Ferndale News

Winds are forecast to become stronger this evening.

Ferndale High School evacuated after bomb threat  The Bellingham Herald

Students were sent home from Ferndale High School on Wednesday morning, Dec. 16, after school officials discovered a bomb threat on social media.

Grand Parade and Old Settlers Picnic entertain thousands (photos and video)  My Ferndale News

Photos from today's Grand Parade and Whatcom Old Settlers Picnic that followed.

Wind storm heads north after slamming southern Puget Sound  My Ferndale News

UPDATE 6:40am. The National Weather *Service* has ended the Wind Advisory for the Whatcom County area. Click here for more details.

Ferndale students, staff feeling sick after smelling odor near schools, district says  The Bellingham Herald

Students and staff at several Ferndale schools said they felt sick after smelling an odor in the area, schools Superintendent Linda Quinn said.

Break out the caps and gowns — here's when Whatcom County graduations are scheduled  The Bellingham Herald

Whatcom County high schools and colleges will all hold their graduations for the Class of 2018 during the month of June.

Ferndale teen killed in his first ride on a motorcycle  KOMO News

FERNDALE, Wash. - An 18-year-old student at Ferndale High School was killed Monday during his first ride on a motorcycle, the Washington State Patrol and ...

Plan for Old Settlers parades and road closures this Friday & Saturday  My Ferndale News

The 123rd Old Settlers Picnic will be held this weekend. This annual event is filled with parades, food, music and fun things to do for all ages. Whether you are ...

Makyla Carpenter  Lynden Tribune

The beautiful soul of Makyla Mae Carpenter of Ferndale, age 18, born July 16, 1999, was taken from us on June 30, 2018. She was the daughter of Julianna ...

Ferndale "Saturday Night Lights" June auction sponsorships available  My Ferndale News

Ferndale Golden Eagles Booster Club is planning a community dinner and auction in Ferndale for Saturday, June 22nd. Proceeds from the “Saturday Night ...

Ferndale High graduate Doug Pederson leads his Eagles into Seattle on Sunday  The News Tribune

Eagles coach and Ferndale, Washington, High School graduate Doug Pederson told me Wednesday morning from Philadelphia that he still has great memories ...

Ferndale Future Chefs Competition Winner Announced  My Ferndale News

Ferndale School District held the 4th Annual Future Chefs Competition Wednesday, March 4, at the Ferndale High School cafeteria. Fifteen elementary.

More whooping cough confirmed at Ferndale High School. How can you protect yourself?  The Bellingham Herald

Another student at Ferndale High School in Washington state has been diagnosed with whooping cough, the Whatcom County Health Department said Monday.

"Yellow Rhino" multi-agency emergency preparedness exercise held today (photos)  My Ferndale News

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

Animal advocates: Donkey basketball Saturday in Ferndale is cruel  The Bellingham Herald

The Whatcom Humane Society and other animal advocates are trying to stop a weekend fundraiser at Ferndale High School in which people play basketball ...

Joseph Hughes  Lynden Tribune

Joseph Whitton Hughes, age 22, of Ferndale, died suddenly and unexpectedly in Lone Pine, California, of a severe and aggressive bacterial infection.

Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson is the pride of Ferndale  Seattle Times

The coach won Super Bowl 52 by taking chances, which didn't surprise anyone who knew him from his hometown of Ferndale. “He was always a guy who ...

He’s had Super Bowl dreams since he was a young boy in Ferndale. Here’s how he got there  The Bellingham Herald

Born in Bellingham and raised in Ferndale, Doug Pederson leads the Philadelphis Eagles into Super Bowl LII Sunday against the New England Patriots.

Teens growing veggies for Ferndale Food Bank  The Bellingham Herald

Ryan England was one of those kids who willingly ate his veggies. Now he's making sure a lot more Ferndale-area folks can enjoy *fresh* produce.

Lynden, Ferndale offer pre-sale tickets for Friday’s rivalry game  The Bellingham Herald

Tickets for the football game between Lynden and Ferndale will be on sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday and Friday at both high schools.

Upcoming Whatcom County election forums  The Bellingham Herald

Voter forums on Whatcom County candidates and ballot measures on the Nov. 6, 2018, ballot are hosted by the Bellingham/Whatcom League of Women Voters.

Procrastinating on your Whatcom ballot? Here’s some help.  The Bellingham Herald

Voters who haven't mailed their ballots for the 2018 midterm election are being urged to use one of 18 free drop boxes placed around Whatcom County.

Ferndale mounts comeback to knock off Lynden in rivalry thriller  Lynden Tribune

A Golden Eagles' late scoring drive in the fourth quarter pinned Lynden with a stunning 19-16 defeat Friday night.

New murals beautify former water association pump house and reservoir  My Ferndale News

The Ferndale Arts Commission (FAC) recently completed another new mural in Ferndale. This one is located on the former Central City Water Association pump ...

They helped Ferndale football to success in 2016; now they hope to do the same for SFU  The Bellingham Herald

A pair of Ferndale football players will continue to be teammates at the next level, as seniors Patrick Hegarty and Justice Powell have both signed their letters of ...

No hometown ticker-tape parade, yet, but Eagles coach having his day after Super Bowl win  The Bellingham Herald

Philadelphia coach Doug Peterson, a Ferndale native, is a social media darling the day after leading the Eagles to victory in Super Bowl LII.

Election View: Renewing levy keeps Ferndale schools strong  The Bellingham Herald

First, I want to thank the Ferndale community for supporting its public schools. The Ferndale School District formed in 1941 when people realized that a strong ...

Green Hornet drill helps police, firefighters practice new tactics at Ferndale school  The Bellingham Herald

Students and staff at Ferndale's Horizon Middle School and local emergency responders put their skills to the test during an active shooter drill: Operation Green ...

Ferndale watched with pride as Pederson progressed to NFL head coach  The Bellingham Herald

It didn't take long for Ferndale High School to figure out it had something special in Doug Pederson.

Mystery of smell that sickened Ferndale students still unsolved  The Bellingham Herald

A foul odor that sickened children in Ferndale remains a mystery, days after students and staff at local schools were evacuated due to the smell.

Once a member of 12th Man, Pederson hopes to spoil their Sunday  The Bellingham Herald

Philadelphia Eagles first-year coach Doug Pederson grew up rooting for the Seattle Seahawks as a member of the 12th Man. Pederson was born in Bellingham, ...

Get to Know: Chris Spencer

Chris Spencer. Birthplace: Ferndale. Occupation: Basketball coach, academic dean at Sedro-Woolley High School. Residence: Sedro-Woolley. Family: Sarah ...

Ferndale teen’s hand amputated after fireworks explosion  The Bellingham Herald

A Ferndale High School student lost his hand in a fireworks accident this weekend.

Whatcom schools examine dress codes after students seek change  The Bellingham Herald

Keauna Blakely was a freshman in high school the first time she was told her outfit was a distraction.

Friday basketball roundup  Lynden Tribune

Several local teams were in action at various holiday tournaments and other games on Friday, Dec. 30.

Lynden Christian volleyball stays unbeaten with victory over Ferndale  The Bellingham Herald

The Lynden Christian girls showed how they won the past two Class 1A state titles, and Ferndale's Whitney Walker showed why she has been recruited to play ...

ENGAGEMENT: Madison Lancaster & Shane Treloar  Lynden Tribune

Madison Rae Lancaster and Shane Michael Treloar, both of Ferndale, announce their engagement and plans for an April 1, 2017, wedding at Palauea Beach ...

Ron Lepper takes over as Mount Baker HS athletic director  Lynden Tribune

A longtime coach of multiple programs at Mount Baker High School, Lepper will now oversee all athletics at the school.

High School Football News, Videos, Pictures & Scores  The Bellingham Herald

Find High School Football scores, news, articles and opinions provided by the Bellingham Herald in Bellingham, WA.

Big plays lift Ferndale to 3A Wesco North win over Oak Harbor  The Bellingham Herald

The fourth-ranked Ferndale football team continued its undefeated season Friday, Oct. 14, against Oak Harbor, winning 35-18 in a 3A Wesco North Division ...

Teen dies when car, semi, U-Haul collide on Grandview Road near Ferndale  Bellingham Herald

A teenage driver from the Ferndale area died Thursday afternoon, Feb. 26, when his car was struck by a semi truck and then a large U-Haul truck on Grandview ...

Attempted murder trial begins in Ferndale throat-slashing case  Bellingham Herald

A jury trial began this week for a woman accused of helping her boyfriend carry out the kidnapping, throat-slashing and attempted murder of a Ferndale woman ...

Are your kids immunized? Whatcom below state average  The Bellingham Herald

Nearly two dozen schools in Whatcom County are below the state average for the percentage of kindergarteners who have the required vaccinations needed to ...

Several Washington state school districts react to shooting threats  Seattle Times

Officials said they were shuttering the schools as a safeguard while police investigated online threats.

Ferndale farmer Don McKay was ‘pillar’ of community, friends, family say  The Bellingham Herald

The family and friends of longtime local farmer Don McKay say he was an energetic man who loved his community and was quick to lend a hand to anyone.

Police: Ferndale woman admits shooting husband, toddler  The Bellingham Herald

A Ferndale man shot to death along with his toddler son had recently “found his calling” as a teacher of at-risk youth on the Lummi Reservation, friends said ...

Landmark Ferndale restaurant Babe’s Place won’t reopen  Bellingham Herald

A landmark downtown restaurant won't be reopening and is having a liquidation sale on Friday, Jan. 9.

Detectives taking a fresh look at cold case killing of Lummi woman  Bellingham Herald

FERNDALE — The Whatcom County Sheriff's Office and the FBI are reinvigorating efforts to solve the death of Carol Greene, a high school counselor killed in ...

He screamed at the shooters to stop, then a stray bullet killed his girlfriend  The Bellingham Herald

A manslaughter trial began this week for Nicholas Adam Zylstra, 34, who is accused of firing a shot that went astray and killed a Ferndale woman at a Father's ...

Review: Notre Dame 2020 OL board  247Sports

Notre Dame has attractive options on the offensive line in the early goings of the 2020 offer board. Irish Illustrated reviewed the top o-line offers of the next cycle.

Firefighter battles cancer, prepares for Stairclimb fundraiser  The Bellingham Herald

A 19-year-old Ferndale firefighter who spent the summer and fall undergoing treatment for advanced blood cancer will celebrate her recovery as part of the ...

Huge soccer tournament coming to Ferndale area this weekend  The Bellingham Herald

Ferndale-area residents should be ready for heavier traffic this weekend as the 27th annual Baker Blast soccer tournament runs Friday through Sunday.

Woman gets 43 years for helping boyfriend with Ferndale throat-slashing  Bellingham Herald

A Birch Bay woman was sentenced to 43 years in prison Tuesday morning, March 24, for helping her boyfriend carry out a throat-slashing murder-for-hire ...

Mayor: Fast-growing Ferndale ‘open for business’  The Bellingham Herald

Ferndale is one of Washington's fastest growing cities and it's hard to keep track of all that's happening. To help, here's the inside scoop on all things Ferndale ...

Which Bellingham soccer player will be staying close to home next fall?  The Bellingham Herald

Bellingham senior Alice Hiebert has signed her national letter of intent to play soccer for Western Washington. She was among a number of Whatcom County ...

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