Bellingham ceremony honors local fisherman May 10


BELLINGHAM - The Whatcom Commercial Fishermen's Association will honor fishermen from Whatcom County lost at sea at the third annual Blessing of the Fleet Memorial Ceremony Saturday, May 10.

The ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. at the Fishermen's Memorial Statue in Zuanich Point Park, Squalicum Harbor.

Guests are invited to a celebration afterward with food and live music at the Squalicum Boathouse. Donations will be accepted to fund a scholarship for interested students to attend Bellingham Technical College's Fishery and Aquaculture Sciences Program.

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