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County Council

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

Landowners speak up over rural growth plans

In News

Rural landowners told the Whatcom County Council they would be hurt by stricter rural growth rules.

Job Briefcase

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

Job growth is up in Whatcom County

In News

Statewide growth slowest in rural counties.

Oklahoma Tornado

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

Local Red Cross ready to help tornado victims

The local Red Cross is waiting for word from the National Red Cross.

Scam Money Pocket

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

Charity scams surface amid Oklahoma disaster

In News

Scammers are using more than fake websites and phone calls.

Flag

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

Local Tea Partiers protest IRS

In News

About a hundred people gathered downtown Tuesday to protest against the IRS.

Handcuffs Arrest

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

Bellingham woman sentenced for role in drug ring

In News

A Bellingham woman will serve a nine year sentence for her role in a Whatcom County meth and heroin distribution ring.

Computer Privacy

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

Inslee signs privacy bill

In Lifestyle, News

New bill bars employers from asking for employees’ social-media website passwords.

Mount Everest

Wednesday, May 22, 201305/22/2013

Bellingham climber summits Mount Everest

In Lifestyle, News, Sports

Dave Mauro reached the top of the world’s tallest mountain in Nepal on Monday as part of a team of 21.

Oklahoma Tornado

Tuesday, May 21, 201305/21/2013

Local Red Cross volunteers on stand-by after OK tornado

In News

Local Red Cross volunteers are on stand-by to travel to Oklahoma in the wake of yesterday’s tornado.

Copper Tubing

Tuesday, May 21, 201305/21/2013

Metal thieves hit local Fred Meyers

In News

Metal thieves broke into a fenced construction site located next to the Lakeway Fred Meyers.