Customs patrol boat rescues stricken mariner in Bellingham Bay

Crew members aboard a U.S. Customs and Border Protection boat rescued a man whose sailboat capsized in Bellingham Bay on Sunday afternoon. The mariner, who was clinging to a capsized vessel that lost its mast in rough seas, was treated for hypothermia and taken to a public dock in Fairhaven.

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Watch students return to the newly built Happy Valley Elementary School in Bellingham

Third graders dance in Katie Tully's music class and other scenes from the first day of school at Happy Valley Elementary on Wednesday, Aug. 24, in Bellingham.
Evan Abell The Bellingham Herald
Watch students return to the newly built Happy Valley Elementary School in Bellingham 1:39

Watch students return to the newly built Happy Valley Elementary School in Bellingham

Hungry Lynden football team to get defensive in 2016 0:55

Hungry Lynden football team to get defensive in 2016

Ferndale brings good team speed into first season in Wesco 1:12

Ferndale brings good team speed into first season in Wesco

Tacoma-born movie producer discusses shooting teen thriller in his hometown 1:52

Tacoma-born movie producer discusses shooting teen thriller in his hometown

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