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Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Law enforcement part of debate over gun measures

Whether or not Washington state should expand background checks on gun sales and transfers has divided support within the law enforcement community, with some organizations choosing to not weigh in at all on two competing measures on the November ballot.


Fri Aug 29, 2014

Business Journal

Centerville company buys Washington State business

Aeroseal LLC in Centerville has acquired Bellingham, Wash.-based Comfort Institute LLC. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Comfort Institute's main facility, warehouse and offices are in the process of being relocated here.


Vancouver Sun

Warm waters divert sockeye salmon run to B.C. instead of Washington

Built circa 1892, 'Wintemute House' is a historical residence in Burnaby, offering a one-of-a-kind tranquil setting complete with magnificent grounds.


Thu Aug 28, 2014

KUOW-FM Seattle

Back To The Cold War? A Seattleite's Anxious Return To Russia

During the Cold War, thousands of Soviet and U.S. fishermen worked together on the high seas of the Pacific Ocean, trawling by day and sharing Russian bread, vodka and off-color jokes in the evenings, while their governments maintained a posture of pure hostility toward each other.


Wed Aug 27, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

SFA exhibition to feature detailed work of intaglio artist Wood

An exhibition that runs Aug. 28 through Oct. 17 in Griffith Gallery on the Stephen F. Austin State University campus will feature the detailed work of Northwest artist Thomas Wood.


Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Eyman: Give me $1.1 million to roll back Seattle's minimum wage

Initiative promoter Tim Eyman is asking the restaurant and lodging industries to pony up $1.1 million for a signature blitzkrieg that would put on the ballot an initiative to repeal Seattle's new $15-an-hour minimum wage.


The Spokesman-Review

Western Washington tribe brings protest against planned coal export...

Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your account. Members of a Western Washington tribe stopped Tuesday near the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in Spokane, part of a "totem pole journey" to protest plans to build a coal export terminal north of Bellingham.


Tue Aug 26, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Tucked Away, the Willows Inn Puts Magic on the Plate

Or that's at least what it feels like sometimes. Written up in nearly every national food and travel magazine, not to mention all the regional coverage it's gotten, you'd think it was old news.



Bellingham police investigating rental truck gas theft

BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- Bellingham police are trying to figure out who cut the fuel lines on eight rental trucks at a local storage facility, siphoning and stealing about 200 gallons of gasoline over a three week period.


Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Mernie Robinson

Funeral Mass for Mernie Robinson, 56, who died Sunday, August 3rd in Bellingham, WA.


Mon Aug 25, 2014

Northwest Music Scene

Review: Manatee Commune - Brush

We could use more artists like Manatee Commune in the Washington music scene. An entirely one-person affair, Manatee Commune is the electronic music project of Bellingham producer and composer Grant Eadie, whom has been releasing music under this name for a few years now.


Sun Aug 24, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Eye on Clallam: Commissioners to consider recreational pot regulation Monday

The three Clallam County commissioners will discuss the regulation of licensed recreational marijuana businesses Monday.


Fri Aug 22, 2014

Seattle Times

Want your own fireboat? Alki for sale again

Former Seattle fireboat Alki is seen in February 2013 before going up for auction.


Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

Armed with 3-D Printers, Amateurs Challenge the Medtech Paradigm: $150 Hand

Bellingham, WA-based special effects artist Ivan Owen and South African carpenter Richard Van As developed the 3-D printed "Robohand" for a five-year-old boy born without fingers on his right hand.


Thu Aug 21, 2014

KUOW-FM Seattle

This Underground Trade Makes Wash. Detectives Crabby, Very Crabby

Detective Julie Cook from Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife recently solved a case she's been working on since 2012.


Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers a...

BNSF: East country tracks a good alternative to Bellingham for coal trains

BELLINGHAM, Wash. - Not only are there no current plans to build a 1.6-mile railroad siding in the city to accommodate coal trains for a proposed terminal at Cherry Point, the terminal won't need a siding, a BNSF Railway official said.



In Our View/Oregon's rejection of Morrow Pacific: Coal terminals' death rattle

For more than a century, three currents animated the American West: the railroads, extractive industries and the federal government.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

International Business Times

Meteor Sighting: Bright Light Spotted Streaking in the Sky Over...

In Vancouver, a bright light was spotted streaking across the night sky on Monday, Aug. 18. The sighting has thrilled some space enthusiasts because the object seen in the sky could still be a part of the 2014 Perseid meteor shower.


Tue Aug 19, 2014


Police nab accused 'Alabama Band Bandit'

A Snohomish County sheriff's spokeswoman says members of the county's violent offender task force have arrested a man police believe robbed at least five Washington banks last month.


Kenmore Reporter

Bothell resident wins student choice award for his design

Bothell resident Ashkon Nima picked up the student choice award for his design of a light table at a design competition last week.



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