Sara Vaughn and Shawn Pittman
Sara Vaughn and Shawn Pittman were married on Friday, July 11, 2014 at the bride's home in Bellingham.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Wichita State Foundation adds to its leadership team
The Wichita State University Foundation has filled two of its key leadership positions.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Drake named the USTFCCCA Outdoor Field Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Western Washington University national champion javelin thrower Bethany Drake was named the 2014 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Outdoor Field Women's Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
Round-up: Sharp jump in teen use of growth hormone, UW and WWU named great places to work
Survey finds sharp jump in teen use of growth hormone : The percentage of U.S. high school students who report using synthetic HGH at least once has more than doubled to 11 percent in the latest survey released by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Round-up: WWU reports more grads finding jobs, men credited with saving school from wildfire
WWU reports more grads finding jobs : A survey compiled by Western Washington University finds 82 percent of graduates who earned degrees in 2012-13 found employment within six months, up from a low of 68.7 percent during the recession.
WWU men's basketball announce 2014-15 schedule
Fifteen home games and a trip to Puerto Rico highlight the 2014-15 men's basketball schedule for Western Washington University.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Local Cajun band Happy Valley Sluggers plan free concert at WWU
Bellingham's Louisiana-style Cajun band, The Happy Valley Sluggers, will kick up the fiddle and accordion to help Western Washington University feel a bit more like "The Big Easy" in a free outdoor concert from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at Western Performing Arts Center Plaza .
'Echoes of War' serial delves into Bellingham's connection to Civil War mystery
Janet Oakley of Bellingham wrote the first chaper of "Echoes of War: Mystery of the missing Confederate treasure in Whatcom County."
Sat Jul 19, 2014
New pastor takes over at Cornerstone Church
Cornerstone Church of Covington celebrated the arrival of their new senior pastor Rev.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Classical guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas performs in Bellingham
The Bellingham Festival of Music hosts a classical guitar recital by Spanish native Pablo Sáinz Villegas at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 18, 2014 at Bellingham Cruise Terminal, 355 Harris Ave. The Bellingham Festival of Music hosts a classical guitar recital by Spanish native Pablo Sáinz Villegas at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 18, at Bellingham ... (more)
A big hole in NW diversity
The president of Western Washington University is trying to increase diversity on campus.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
WWU invites public to break Ramadan fast
Western Washington University's Intensive English Program invites people to break Ramadan fast from 9 to 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 16. The free event is open to both Western students and members of the community who want to learn about and participate in the Muslim Ramadan tradition.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Minot Daily News
Back in backs
Paul Pearson, the son of former long-time Minot chiropractor Scot Pearson, has returned to the city he grew up in to open up his own clinic with his wife, Devanni Pearson.
The Macon Telegraph
Natural asbestos problem 'falls in the cracks'
Prolonged exposure to the substance found inside the rocks has been shown to cause lung cancer, and investigators recommended in a draft report that signs be posted "alerting people to the dangers of asbestos exposure."
Are Whatcom County workers underpaid compared to elsewhere?
Fisherman Nick Meyer lifts a Dungeness crab pot onto a stack at Squalicum Harbor on Dec. 4, 2012 in Bellingham.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Ennen brothers living wakeboarding dream, open Bow Lake cable park
Scenes from the grand opening of the of the Permacation Cable Park Sunday, June 29, 2014 on Bow Lake in Alger.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Week in oil train news: Evacuation zones for Whatcom County and more
A new site called blast-zone.org released an interactive map that allows you to see if your house, school, workplace, favorite store, etc.
Hot stuff: Volcanoes populate Ryan Molenkamp exhibition
Volcanoes have fascinated Northwest Coast artist Ryan Molenkamp since Mount St. Helens erupted when he was a small boy in 1980, frightening and amazing him.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Summer science course helps bridge generation gap
Katie Barry, 10, shares her drawing of a jellyfish and a sea horse with grandmother Vickie Cordell on Thursday at the Poulsbo Marine Science Center.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Western names three local students as outstanding graduates
Western Washington University recently named its Outstanding 2014 Graduates, and three graduate d from Edmonds-area high schools .