Whatcom County Sheriff’s Deputy Mark Jilk and Joe Amancio, talk Friday, Nov. 17, about the search for Amancio's son, Jake Amancio, 22, and Drew Lenz, 20, both of Bellingham, after they didn’t return from snowboarding in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest Sunday.
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.
Whatcom County’s war dead are remembered at Memorial Park, which is tucked behind Sunnyland Elementary School off James Street. Memorial walls bear the names of almost 500 Whatcom County residents killed while fighting in World Wars I and II and wars in Korea, Vietnam and Iraq and Afghanistan. No local soldier died in the Persian Gulf War.
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.