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.
Comcast had repaired the problem by 8 a.m.
More than 100 customers began reporting the outage, which affected all of Whatcom County north of Bellingham, at about 5 a.m. Also affected was 911 service for customers who had home phone service through Comcast, but people still could call 911 on cell phones.
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.
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.