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Rain over holiday may turn into weekend snow in Whatcom County

Windy weather and rain showers over the Thanksgiving holiday in the lowlands of Whatcom County are expected to settle into colder temperatures with...

After stopping a vehicle, Lummi Nation Police Chief Ron Tso points at a road closure sign after the driver drove through a closed portion of Marine Drive near Ferndale Road on Wednesday Oct. 31, 2012 in Lummi Nation.

Man using alias charged with cocaine dealing near Lynden

A Mexican citizen living in Whatcom County under a fake name has been charged with eight felonies for dealing and possessing cocaine, according to the sheriff’s office.

Donations to Bellingham Herald’s Extend-a-Hand charity benefit local community

Two changes this year at Interfaith Community Health Center in Bellingham sharply increased the number of patients who received help with their prescriptions from Extend-a-Hand, The Bellingham Herald’s community charity.


Bellingham Beauty School shuts down

The Bellingham Beauty School has closed.


WWU men’s basketball romps over Multnomah, 108-75

Guard Jaamon Echols had a team-high 20 points and added six rebounds and five assists as Western Washington University rolled past Multnomah University...

Western's Ricardo Maxwell shoots the ball over Multnomah's Jordan Paris on Tuesday, Nov. 25, at Carver Gym in Bellingham. The Vikings defeated the Lions 108-75.

Stage version of classic holiday movie ‘Miracle on 34th Street’ at Bellingham Theatre Guild

Lynda Purdie has her hands (and legs) busy this month since she has taken on the double task of stage manager and choreographer for Bellingham Theatre...

Lynda Purdie is both stage manager and choreographer for Bellingham Theatre Guild’s production of “Miracle on 34th Street.”
Letters to the Editor

Urges comment on oils trains, aquatic habitat

The next few weeks will bring two major deadlines to our community. One deals with what I believe is the 4,200 percent increase in oil trains in the last five years. There is an effort under way to try to control this increase in transporting crude...