One part of the environmental study for the proposed Cherry Point mega coal terminal has been completed and released. It deals with ship collisions -…
Next door to Village Books
Bellingham Public Works shows how tone deaf they can be to business concerns. They insisted on street work that takes away up to 80 parking…
7-0! City Council Unanimous. Rentals Will Be Inspected in Bellingham. Thanks go to WWU students for speaking out to city council.
The Bellingham City Council has added an inspection component to the registration-only rental ordinance proposal of Councilmember Murphy
The ban on consumer fireworks that took effect last summer is valid all year, even New Year's Eve
The Horizon Lines ship - the many year resident of the Port of Bellingham - broke loose this morning due to failure of some system.…
Tani Sutley writes of how unregulated vacation rentals are invading the Lake Whatcom watershed. She urges action before the Planning Commission meeting on 11 December.
Poet Richard Lewis reflects on Elizabeth Warren
Wherein Whatcom's Klan heritage may be oozing from some cracks
Riley dives into the data with precinct maps and historical perspectives
Campus Crest Communities, Inc. has officially offered for sale the Lincoln St. property that was to be a student apartment development.
Updated Nov 12. Howard Harris, the founder of the Bellingham silent peace vigil at the Federal Building in Bellingham, has died. He and Rosemary were…
On this Veterans Day, a note about how vets need our government to step up - as has never been done. And a personal note…
The Campus Crest apartment complex may be the "victim" of a corporate restructuring plan.
While smearing Seth Fleetwood over a common tax arrangement, we discover Doug Ericksen also has a benign tax lien - one he denied.
Poet Richard Lewis weighs in on the Tea Party values
Or why to vote for Nyima, the dog, for County Prosecutor
A link to Riley's Political Junkie for excellent recommendations - and a few thoughts of my own.
It's just how things roll in Whatcom County
Update Oct 22: John Lesow has posted a comment with considerable more information on this issue.