Posted on October 24, 2014
Celebrating the reopening of the Suiattle River Road (FSR 26), the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is holding a reopening reception ceremony from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Darrington Community Center, 570 Sauk Avenue in Darrington.
Leaders of the Sauk-Suiattle Tribe as well as local and federal elected officials are scheduled to talk and the reception also will have in attendance residents of the Darrington community and various business, social and recreational groups.
This forest arterial on the Darrington Ranger District northeast of the town of Darrington was significantly damaged in flooding caused by severe storms that occurred in 2003 and again in 2006. Trails and campgrounds throughout the Suiattle River valley and elsewhere in Northwest Washington also were damaged.
Posted by Jim Donaldson on October 3, 2014
Work crews closed a portion of Donovan Avenue in south Bellingham Friday, Oct. 3 after a water main broke, flooding the street.
Posted on September 19, 2014
A Comcast outage from Bellingham to the Canadian border left hundreds of customers without TV, Internet or home telephone service for several hours Friday morning, Sept. 19.
Posted by Jim Donaldson on September 11, 2014
Like much of the rest of the country, which could only watch as the horrific Sept. 11 attacks unfolded on television, Bellingham was on edge after the terror attacks in New York, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. 13 years ago.
Posted by Jim Donaldson on August 27, 2014
Drivers heading north on Guide Meridian can now check traffic cameras, get updated border wait times at Lynden and Sumas and find out weather conditions en route.
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.