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Friday, December 4, 2020


City & County

COVID-19 cases surge across Whatcom County as holidays grow closer

Cases nearly tripled since last month This graph shows the sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Whatcom...

Whatcom County organizations continue their food drive and Thanksgiving meal services with new COVID-19 procedures

Thanksgiving meal services and food drives change their protocols to ensure that volunteers and guests are as safe as possible

Whatcom County Council reviews plans to regulate Cherry Point Refineries

Environmental activists, union workers, industry representatives collaborate on the plan.  A train carrying oil passes through Ferndale,...

New mural brightens Bellingham’s downtown

Chelsea Graham began painting on Oct. 3, only stopping to eat and sleep  Up-and-coming local artist...

Local company tests Lynden wastewater for traces of COVID-19

Traces of COVID-19 can be found in wastewater up to two weeks before symptoms appear Oostra in...

Bellingham City Council reviews budget for the Mayor’s Office, City Council.

Mayor Seth Fleetwood at the Bellingham City Council Meeting. By Courtney Gullett Bellingham City Council...

In Whatcom, the battleground county, Dems. take both district seats

Some say the area’s shifting demographics give Dems. an advantage, others say it’s the strength of their political party

What Referendum 90 means for Bellingham Public Schools

Voters decided to uphold Senate Bill 5395, a win for comprehensive sexual education according to proponents.

New fully-vegan mercantile headed for downtown Bellingham

Owners Tara and Nate Johnson perfected their craft while owning and operating local food truck. V GO’s...

Radical Rhythm

Music’s historical role in Bellingham protests Analog Brass practicing. Photos by Maxwell Lemke By...