Thu, Jun 1, 2006
Schooldistrict, PTO collaborate on parental survey
In earlyJune Point Roberts registered voters can expect an invitationfrom the Blaine school district to show up in their mailboxes – aninvitation...
“Useit or lose it,” is van proponents’ cry
There’s no free ride or is there?
The local fire department has adopted a charity policy for patients who can’t afford the newly establishedfees for emergency medical treatment.
Congratulationsand good luck!
Melina CoeMelina is one of several graduates this year that have spentall their school years in the Blaine school district, startingat Point Roberts Primary...
Mon, May 1, 2006
Boardseeks public input
After severalmonths of struggling to devise a fair and legally defensiblemethod for handing out the 162 additional water connectionsallowed by state health...
Newelementary principal hired
At the monthlyBlaine school district meeting on April 24, the directors approvedthe selection of Kathy Newport as the new principal at theelementary school...
Sculptordraws on local themes
Fedscrack human smuggling ring in Blaine
I am going to take this opportunity to discuss your Point RobertsClinic, past and future.
Oneof 12 ways libraries are good for the country
Librariesinform citizens. Democracy vests supreme power in the people.Libraries make democracy work by providing access to informationso that citizens ...
Firedepartment poised to fix defibrilator problem
The localfire department may be facing a hefty bill to replace or reprogramall the district’s defibrillatorsfollowing the adoption of new cardiopulmonary...
Hospitalboard prepares to take over from fire
Parks district approached for wireless
The Point Roberts Parks and Recreation District is the second local district to be approached by Verizon Wireless about the possibility of leasing property...
PointRoberts Primary School NewsMay 2006
Principal’sCornerby Nancy BakarichAs a principal it has been my pleasure to work with the community,parents, staff, and students as we continue to...
Andit all came tumbling down
It wasthe end of an era and the beginning of a new one when new ownersBruno Freschi and Vaune Ainsworth decided the last week inApril that the old Clark...
Goodfor the Point, bad for Blaine
Schooldistrict promotes homeschooling opportunities
Point Robertsparents who home-school their children or are thinking of doingit may be able to access state education dollars by partneringwith the school...
By Syd Wallace
The Point Roberts Water District #4 (PRWD #4) is not the typicalrural district. It would be more accurately described as havingmany of the characteristics...
Newschool superintendent hired
The Blaineschool board, meeting in executive session in April, hiredassistant superintendent Ron Spanjer of the Port Angeles schooldistrict to be Blaine...
Sat, Apr 1, 2006
Waterallotment method still to be divined
Point Robertswater district commissioners continue to work with legal expertson a way to hand out the 162 additional water connections authorizedby the...
Donot pass Go. Do not collect $200...
James Jarosz,the only adult convicted in association with the smugglingof marijuana on the Point Roberts school bus, is back in jailafter violating conditions...
PREPgroup looking for standing
MRSAInfectionsStaphylococcus aureus is a common organism known to cause skininfections that can usually be treated successfully with antimicrobialdrugs...
Schooldistrict offers home schooling help
Point Roberts parents and community members will have the opportunityto learn about HomeConnection on Tuesday, April 18 at 1 p.m.The meeting will be held...
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