With spring on its way, this highway could reopen soon

Crews will start clearing the North Cascades Highway, or State Route 20, of snow beginning Monday. While crews work, the highway is closed to everyone from March 26 to March 29. The process is expected to take around four to six weeks.

This week's circulars

What to do if you find an injured or dying swan

With trumpeter and tundra swans making their spring migration through Whatcom County, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking people to report dead, sick, or injured birds to help assess the impact of lead poisoning.
Jim Donaldson