Firefighters work to put out a house fire in the 4000 block of Fir Street on Friday, Nov. 17, in Bellingham. Firefighters from Bellingham Fire Department, North Whatcom Fire and Rescue and South Whatcom Fire Authority responded to the fire.
All American Marine employees move a new cruise ship from their facility on Hilton Avenue to the boat launch at Squalicum Harbor on Friday, Nov. 10, in Bellingham. The Argosy Cruises ship, called the "Salish Explorer", weighs 253,000 pounds and took a year to make.
Sgt. Claudia Murphy, who supervises the Bellingham Police Department’s Family Crimes Unit, offers advice on what to do if you see a peeper or flasher. She advises residents to call 911 right away, and to get a good description of the suspect and where he’s headed. She also advises residents to keep their windows locked and drapes closed.
Autumn at Stimpson Family Nature Reserve east of Bellingham means deep golden sunlight filtering through the trees as leaves turn to brown, yellow and red. A wide variety of mushrooms and other fungi sprout from the ground and from inside trees and stumps.
Snow falls in Lynden during the late afternoon Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, in Whatcom County, Washington. The Canadian weather service Environment Canada predicted a 30 percent chance of flurries early Friday in Abbotsford, B.C., just north of Lynden and Sumas.
The Bellingham Police Department released this video of Officer Andrew Wassel shooting a dog during a theft investigation on Oct. 12, 2017. A police review board determined that Wassel followed department policy and was justified when he intentionally discharged his service weapon after the dog aggressively charged him.