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Tim Ballew talks to Whatcom council about goals, potential conflicts

Former Lummi Nation tribal chairman Tim Ballew II, among seven finalists for a vacant seat on the Whatcom County Council, addressed the council and answered questions Tuesday, Jan. 16. The council later appointed Ballew to fill the remainder of the term for the at-large seat. Video courtesy of Whatcom County Council.

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Tim Ballew talks to Whatcom council about goals, potential conflicts

Former Lummi Nation tribal chairman Tim Ballew II, among seven finalists for a vacant seat on the Whatcom County Council, addressed the council and answered questions Tuesday, Jan. 16. The council later appointed Ballew to fill the remainder of the term for the at-large seat. Video courtesy of Whatcom County Council.
Jim Donaldson jdonaldson@bhamherald.com
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Tim Ballew talks to Whatcom council about goals, potential conflicts

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Watch the wind on the water

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