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Best Bets: 2nd Street Brass coming to Bellingham
The 2nd Street Brass Ensemble to Bellingham for the third annual "Play It Forward Chamber Residency" at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Western Washington University's Performing Arts Center Concert Hall.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Peninsula Daily News
Business Briefs - Two vendors join Port Angeles farmers market...
Two new vendors have been added to the Saturday farmers market at the corner of Front and Lincoln Streets, which is open all year from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. WeDo Fudge owners Charles and Christina Norman began the business of making fudge in 2013 and offer many different styles and flavors.
Best Bets: Caladh Nua brings Irish tunes to Mount Vernon's McIntyre Hall
Caladh Nua performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 14, 2014 at Skagit Valley College's McIntyre Hall, 2501 E. College Way, in Mount Vernon.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
On the journey from Asia to North America, some turned back, say linguists
This polar projection map of Asia and North America shows the approximate terminal Pleistocene shoreline.
Don Phillips donates massive jazz collection to WWU
Don Phillips, a longtime Bellingham jazz aficionado, recently donated a sizable quantity of his music collection to Western Washington University's jazz program and music library.
UW philosophers help small children ponder life’s big questions
But University of Washington philosopher Jana Mohr Lone believes young children benefit just as much from discussing big questions about life.
TESC helps provide vision for sustainable local food systems
This week marks the end of winter quarter at The Evergreen State College. We used to call it finals week when I was a student at the University of Washington and Western Washington University 45 years ago.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
WWU ends bottled-water sales April 1st
Beginning April 1, Western Washington University will no longer sell bottled water on campus, making it the biggest school in Washington to discontinue the product.
Police arrest man after high-speed chase near WWU
Western Washington University police arrest a man at the Whatcom Hospice parking lot after he led them on a car chase near the college and through Fairhaven Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
Longtime Lynden football coach Rollie DeKoster dies
As a coach, he turned Lynden High's football program from a patsy into a powerhouse, leading Lynden to 12 county league titles, eight Class A state playoff appearances, and a state championship in 1980.
The Globe and Mail
After CRTC porn debacle, this think tank says funding for Canadian content needs changing
The Fraser Institute is hot and bothered over the CRTC's suggestion that three Canadian pornography channels may not be airing enough homegrown content.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Catelli named Ustfccca Dii West Region Men's Field Athlete of the Year
Western Washington University shot putter Frank Catelli has been named United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division II West Region Men's Field Athlete of the Year and the Vikings' Pee Wee Halsell received Men's Coach of the Year honors in an announcement made Monday, March 10. Catelli, a sophomore from Sequim, is ... (more)
Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune
WSU Upward Bound - " Educational and College Enrichment Program
Currently in Okanogan County there are two WSU Upward Bound programs, the first, which has been serving the Omak and Okanogan high schools for ten years and the newest program, serving a maximum of 60 students from Tonasket and Oroville high schools.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
University staff members forced to undergo reeducation in...
Staff members at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington are enduring viewpoint-corrective training sessions in far-left political topics like 'heterosexual privilege,' 'gender privilege' and 'language privilege.'
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Reichert stars for Western in second event of outdoor track season
Western Washington University's Katie Reichert had an NCAA Division II provisional national qualifying mark of 139-2 to win the women's javelin at the Pacific Lutheran University Invitational Track and Field meet on Saturday at the PLU campus track.
Best Bets: B.C. poet talks about personal loss at WWU
British Columbia poet Renée Sarojini Saklikar explores the nature of personal loss in the midst of public trauma, in a free talk at 4 p.m. Monday, March 10, 2014 at Western Washington University Library's Presentation Room.
What We Know - And Don't Know - About the Sea Star Die-Off
The predatory sunflower starfish, Pycnopodia helianthoides, is one of the species dying from sea star wasting disease.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
WWU professor to address cyberbullying in free Bellingham talk
The advent of the Internet and the rise of social media means bullying is no longer limited to the schoolyard.
Best Bets: Whatcom Museum hosts celebration of women in jazz
Becky Billock is one of the featured performers at Jazz Celebration VI at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Whatcom Museum's Old City Hall, 121 Prospect St., as part of the celebration of International Women's' Day.
The guy behind the scenes: Bill Baumann helps keep Everett prepared for disaster
After graduating from Western Washington University in 2012, he found a lot of emergency-management jobs required more experience than he had acquired.