Posted on February 27, 2014
WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Patty Murray talked about a Bellingham couple finally able to get health care during her speech Thursday, Feb. 27, on the Senate floor.
Murray, D-Wash., was highlighting the successes of the Affordable Care Act. She focused on examples of people "whose lives have been changed" by the Washington Healthplanfinder, which has been used by more than 400,000 state residents to sign up for free or low-cost health care coverage.
Here are excerpts from the section talking about Susan Wellman from Bellingham:
Posted by JIM DONALDSON on February 3, 2014
Students at a middle school in British Columbia got an eye-popping view from space of the lower mainland and eastern Whatcom County last year when they launched a weather balloon with a video camera attached.
Posted by JIM DONALDSON on January 17, 2014
Greg Otterholt of Bellingham has made a music video parody of a classic Bay Area pop song, taking aim at the Seattle Seahawks' biggest rival.
Posted on January 16, 2014
Democrats in Washington's Congressional delegation have made a friendly wager with Senate majority leader Nancy Pelosi over Sunday's NFC championship game between the the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers.
Posted by Jim Donaldson on December 23, 2013
An animated Christmas light show in Lynden turned into a video tribute to the Seattle Seahawks over the weekend, but will be back in full Christmas mode tonight.
Posted by JIM DONALDSON on December 13, 2013
For the second year in a row, the Washington Trail Association has unveiled a list of hikes in Washington that most resemble Middle Earth, the landscapes created by J.R.R. Tolkein and brought to cinematic life in the new film "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug," which opened in Bellingham theaters Thursday, Dec. 12.
Posted by Jim Donaldson on December 9, 2013
A water feature built at a south Lake Whatcom home became an ice sculpture when temperatures dropped below freezing this past week.