In a recent opinion piece published in the Montana newspaper, Independent Record, Republican candidate for governor of Montana, Greg Gianforte, describes the Gateway Pacific coal export project at Xwe’chi’eXen (Cherry Point), as “the goose that is laying the golden egg,” the tiresome metaphor that has been overused (if it should ever have been used at all) by GPT proponents.
The Lighthouse Mission plans to open its drop-in center 24/7 starting this fall to help sleep up to about 80 more people. The region's January 2016 "point-in-time" homelessness census found the number of unsheltered people was up 40 percent this year over last year. Read more at BellinghamHerald.com.
Bellingham's Lighthouse Mission will open new shelter