Harriet Spanel, who served Whatcom County for more than two decades as a state legislator, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. She was 77.
Harriet Spanel, who served Whatcom County for more than two decades as a state legislator, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. She was 77. Washington State Senate Photo Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald
Harriet Spanel, who served Whatcom County for more than two decades as a state legislator, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. She was 77. Washington State Senate Photo Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald

Former Sen. Spanel remembered as effective, 'authentic' leader

February 03, 2016 8:34 AM