Local: News

News

smoking pot

State: Average marijuana user consumes 123 joints per year

Factor in licensing for marijuana production

graph

Local unemployment rate drops

6.5 percent in August

katie brown

Skuksan teacher named Wash. Teacher of the Year

English Language Learner Specialist Katie Brown honored

whatcom_police copy

Man believed to be murder suspect flees traffic stop

Salvador Rodriguez wanted for killing a man in Lynden

smoking pot

WWU: Pot still banned on campus

Federal law takes precedent on campus policy

plane sign

Allegiant returning to skies after emergency inspections

Dozens of flights canceled or rescheduled

Ann Busswell

State Assistant Principal of the Year goes to local educator

Assistant Principal Ann Buswell of Whatcom Middle School

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Easy April Fools’ Day pranks

Fresh
aprilfools

Looking for a quick and easy way to pull a fast one? Check out these perfect pranks for kids, coworkers, and friends.

in Local Sports

The Mariners announce minor league transactions

Fresh
seattle mariners logo generic

Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President and General Manager Jack Zduriencik announced a few minor league transactions at the Mariners spring camp on Tuesday.

in Entertainment

Robin Williams’ image cannot be used for 25 years

Actor and comedian Robin Williams poses during a press tour promoting his new movie "License To Wed" in Santa Monica, Calif., Friday, June 15, 2007.

The "Mrs. Doubtfire" star will not appear in any form of publicity until 2039.

in Sports

Patriots owner Kraft takes stand in Aaron Hernandez trial

robertkraft

Patriots owner Robert Kraft took the stand in the murder trial of former star player Aaron Hernandez.

in Lifestyle

Amazon wants to help you get your housework done

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

Amazon is offering to help get your chores done, with listings for everything from housecleaning to goat grazing.