Posted by Jim Donaldson on August 27, 2014
Drivers heading north on Guide Meridian can now check traffic cameras, get updated wait times for border crossings at Lynden and Sumas and find out weather conditions en route.
Work crews have installed 14 new traffic cameras and a weather station along Guide Meridian and Highway 9 near Sumas for the Washington Department of Transportation.
DOT's goal is to provide real-time updates on traffic conditions if you're heading north to the Lynden and Sumas border crossings. Camera images automatically update every two minutes.
Posted by Jim Donaldson on August 14, 2014
Rep. Rick Larsen sent out a press release today saying that something is broken in the nation’s education system - but it’s not the schools themselves.
Posted by Jim Donaldson on June 1, 2014
A Seattle blogger has posted a video of the Ski to Sea race, fittingly for a site called "Best of the NW."
Posted by Jim Donaldson on May 29, 2014
A photo of The Herald Building by amateur Adrian Ortiz has been named the winner of the city's annual "Essence of Bellingham" contest.
Posted on May 22, 2014
Some hummus products sold at Trader Joe's and Target stores are being voluntarily recalled due to a possible risk of listeria.
Posted by Ralph Schwartz on May 13, 2014
Washington Conservation Voters recently released its 2013-14 Legislative Scorecard, which scores legislators (obviously) based on how they voted on bills that would affect the environment.
Posted by Jim Donaldson on April 30, 2014
A new interactive map shows some of the more popular running and biking routes in Whatcom County - and the rest of the world.