A fire burned a third-floor apartment with a dog inside Friday afternoon, July 22, at the Samish Ridge Apartments in Bellingham. A 30- to 40-pound mutt was rescued from the burning unit and needed treatment at a local animal hospital. No humans were hurt.
Many lawmakers, mostly Democrats, are running for statewide office or Congress this year, a development some say shows Democratic muscle in favorable races and others say demonstrates Democrats are losing control of the Legislature.
Whatcom County coaching legends Roger DeBoer of Lynden Christian, Dave Dickson of Squalicum and Brian Roper of Lynden will be inducted into the Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame at a banquet Thursday, July 28, 2016, at the Ferndale Events Center. Though their on-court personalities are completely different, there are many similarities among the three.