Bellingham and Whatcom County, WA, 2018 primary election leaders Aug. 9 include Richey for prosecutor, Frazey for County Council, Lekanoff in the 40th District, Ericksen, Boneau, Shewmake in the 42nd District.
Rob Olson was appointed to the Whatcom County Superior Court by Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, the state announced Wednesday, Aug. 8. He replaces the late Judge Ira Uhrig. His appointment is effective immediately.
Robert L. Boyles of Ferndale man was killed Tuesday evening on Interstate 5 near Meridian Street after his Harley Davidson motorcycle collided with another car that was slowing for traffic in Bellingham, WA.
People will forever be able to mountain bike, hike and run on Galbraith Mountain near Bellingham after its current owner sold easement rights for $3 million — essentially permanently protecting it from development.
A 59-year-old Van Zandt man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of raping two female children that he was familiar with in addition to narcotics and firearms crimes, according to the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office.
The body of a missing 31-year-old Seattle man who has been missing since June 16 was found on Tuesday in a remote wooded area near the North Cascades National Park campground where he was last seen in Washington state.
An unexpected part of Bellingham got a surprise early holiday visitor Monday evening and early Tuesday morning, as a black bear decided to take a stroll through the Cornwall Park and Birchwood neighborhoods of Bellingham, WA, July 3, 2018.
Should an earthquake occur along the Cascadia subduction zone, Belingham, WA, residents may have only an hour and a half to prepare before an 18-foot-high wall of water from a resulting tsunami arrives, according to a Washington state DNR study.
The Western Washington University Foundation has sold the 1.3-acre Armory property for $1.5 million to Curt O'Connor and Pete Dawson. The property includes the 60,000-square-foot Armory building. It is at 525 N. State St., Bellingham.
The ACLU of Washington has filed a class-action civil rights lawsuit against Whatcom County and the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office for denying people with opioid use disorder in the county jail medications necessary to treat their addiction.
The first-degree rape charge against Timothy Forrest Bass will be dismissed due to statute of limitations concerns. Bass, 50, of Everson is accused of the 1989 abduction, rape and kidnapping of 18-year-old Amanda "Mandy" Stavik.