Riley shares some insight into the national political parties
Next door to Village Books
In a hearing, possibly on 3 March, the Whatcom County Council will consider an ordinance changing the rules for contaminated meth use sites.
Not all rent-to-own propositions are an unwise method to buy a home but some are schemes to rip off the unsuspecting tenant.
No ballot mailed to you. You must request a ballot for voting in the Whatcom Conservation District election. Deadline to apply is Feb 9. By…
Wherein Bellingham's billion dollar boondoggle is revisited
The Lummi requested on Jan. 5, 2015, that the federal government, through the Army Corps of Engineers, honor Art. V of the Treaty of Point…
Adventures of George Pickett in the Pacific Northwest Wilderness
The fourth area refinery crude by rail infrastructure project to receive permits without benefit of environmental review is being appealed, and provides an opportunity to…
The second annual award for Citizen Journalism will be to The Political Junkie himself who runs the Sweeney Politics blog, Riley Sweeney.
Guest article by Sandra Alfers. Water and sewer connections drive unwanted annexation. Trickle Creek homeowners are muzzled by a "no protest zone."
Ellen Murphy gives us a poem for this Martin Luther King day of remembrance.
Wherein the ridiculous is ridiculed
Tani Sutley guest writes about the vacation rentals situation and presents goals for the county council to consider for improving our rural neighborhoods.
Duuhhh! Try doing without it. Marian Beddill provides an overview of our rural Whatcom County water situation and the efforts to find fair solutions.
The Herald gave us their top 10 stories, Riley gives you his top 5
One part of the environmental study for the proposed Cherry Point mega coal terminal has been completed and released. It deals with ship collisions -…
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