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Compass 2 Campus program at WWU helps fifth-graders see college future

Fifth-graders visited WWU’s campus in a program that introduces elementary school students to college mentors who will help guide them to a university...

Fifth-graders from Whatcom and Skagit schools cheer during the opening of the annual Compass 2 Campus event at Western Washington University in Bellingham on Tuesday, Oct. 21. Hundreds of fifth-graders spent the day touring different university departments.

Whatcom County’s 2015 budget includes 18 new hires

The 2015-16 Whatcom County budget includes a new Superior Court judge, new sheriff’s deputies and stormwater inspectors.

Record year for Whatcom County raspberry harvest

This summer Whatcom County farmers harvested 68.7 million pounds of raspberries, topping the previous record of 66.4 million set in 2011, according...

Raspberries in a field on Birch Bay-Lynden Road west of Lynden, Friday morning, July 11, 2014.
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Record year for Whatcom County raspberry harvest

This summer Whatcom County farmers harvested 68.7 million pounds of raspberries, topping the previous record of 66.4 million set in 2011, according...

Raspberries in a field on Birch Bay-Lynden Road west of Lynden, Friday morning, July 11, 2014.
Sports

Squalicum, Bellingham duos sync up while advancing

Bellingham’s Logan Schilder and Nate Pearsall advance along with Squalicum’s Kevin Smiley and Drew Segren

Entertainment

Artist Profile: Songwriter, multimedia artist Thayne Yazzie hosts Olio Halloween event Oct. 24 at The Majestic

Thayne Yazzie was born in Gallup, N.M., and grew up on the Navajo Indian Reservation in St. Michaels, Ariz. He attended a small private elementary...

Songwriter, guitarist, slam-poetry vocalist and multimedia artist Thayne Yazzie hosts Olio Halloween event Oct. 24 at the Majestic.
Letters to the Editor

Thinks Fleetwood will be a tough consumer advocate

Here’s another vote for Seth Fleetwood. An environmentalist? Sure; we’ll all better be these days. But mainly, I believe that he’s a tough consumer advocate, in the mold of Elizabeth Warren or the Car Guys: “How can we...

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