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Bellingham increases fine for expired parking meters up to $15

The cost for parking at an expired meter will soon be $15 instead of $10, following a City Council decision to update parking rules.

The cost for parking at an expired meter in Bellingham will soon be $15 instead of $10,

Bellingham man who robbed bank, then waited for police says he needed a place to stay

A man charged with robbing a Bellingham bank told police that he did it because he was going to be homeless and had nowhere else to go, court documents...

Bellingham Police arrest a man suspected of robbing the Banner Bank branch at Cornwall and York streets in downtown Bellingham Tuesday morning, Oct 14. Police say the man, later identified as Richard K. Gorton, 64, passed a note to a bank employee saying that he was robbing the bank, then waited outside for the police to arrive.

Trooper: Man arrested at Blaine border crossing with 1,000-plus child porn images

A California sex offender was caught at the border in Blaine this week with more than a thousand pornographic images of children, according to the Washington State Patrol.


Report: Airline ticket prices at Bellingham airport among the lowest in the U.S.

It’s not just the Canadians who are saving money by flying out of Bellingham International Airport.

An Allegiant Air flight flies into the Bellingham International Airport, March 30, 2013.

Lyncs sweep King’s to advance to district final

LC gets revenge on district rival, Nooksack Valley falls in first round


Artist Profile: Brian Toews directs live cast alongside ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ in Bellingham

Brian Toews is directing the cast of live actors who’ll be performing alongside the film actors in “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,&#...

Brian Toews directs the live cast that accompanies the screenings of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” Oct. 30-Nov. 1 at Mount Baker Theatre.
Letters to the Editor

Supports stricter checks for gun ownership

We encourage your yes vote on I-594, which would require background checks for all gun sales in Washington state. The gun lobby tells us I-594 is about our right to own a gun. I believe it is about our right to own a gun responsibly. Now only gun...