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  1. Western student Jim Okubo went from an 'enemy alien' to an American heroRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Jim Okubo in uniform. Okubo began World War II in the Tule Lake internment camp but eventually joined the U.S. Army in 1943 and served heroically.


  2. 'Urban Trails' guide explores Bellingham and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Seattle Times

    "Urban Trails: Bellingham" is the latest pocket guide from Craig Romano , the Energizer Bunny of Northwest guidebook authors, writing this time about much of his own backyard. Romano lives in Skagit County, not Bellingham, but this volume of close-to-town trails covers not only paths in and around the self-declared City of Subdued Excitement but stretches far to include Skagit County walks, from Padilla Bay to Anacortes' Washington Park and Heart Lake.


  3. Review: Diverse notions of drawing at the Whatcom MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Seattle Times

    What is contemporary drawing? The conventional notion that drawing is "a picture or diagram made with a pencil, pen or crayon rather than paint" is stretched to the limit by the just-opened Bellingham National, a juried art exhibition on the theme of drawing at the Whatcom Museum. The 29 artists selected by Seattle Art Museum curator Catharina Manchanda present media as diverse as photography , video , audio and sculpture , as well as more traditional works on paper.


  4. Bellingham to raise official flag for the first time. Do you like it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Seattle Times

    The city of Bellingham will raise its new flag on Flag Day after the City Council voted to make the popular blue, green and white design official. The Bellingham City Council adopted the flag in April, but it's been flown around the city for more than a year.


  5. Dad, baby die, mother hurt in Whatcom County 3-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Seattle Times

    The Washington State Patrol says a father and his baby were killed in a three-vehicle crash on Mount Baker Highway and two others were seriously injured. Sgt. Mark Francis says the infant's mother was driving in a separate car from her husband and child and was one of two injured Sunday morning.


  6. Feds call Nooksack tribal council 'illegitimate' and 'abusive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Seattle Times

    So begins a brief filed this week by the U.S. government in a federal-court case revolving around a long-running disenrollment fight in the Nooksack tribe, east of Bellingham. The brief gets steadily more scathing.


  7. Bellingham police kill suspect who allegedly stabbed a man in the neckRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Seattle Times

    The suspect, according to BPD Lt. Danette Beckley, stabbed somebody in the neck around 4:20 p.m. on the 100 block of E. Holly St., near the Horseshoe Cafe, and witnesses followed him for nearly a quarter mile until police officers contacted and shot him on the 1400 block of Railroad Avenue.


  8. About 4,000 lose power as high winds whip Western WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Puget Sound Energy was reporting about 4,000 customers were without power in an area spread broadly across the region, from Tacoma in the south to Bellingham in the north. Seattle City Light was also reporting two outages - near Edmonds and Lake Forest Park - affecting about 250 customers.


  9. Former CEO of Boise Cascade dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Idaho has lost one of its corporate and philanthropic leaders after John Fery, former CEO of Boise Cascade, died of acute leukemia. The Idaho Statesman said that in his CEO years and afterward, Fery served on the boards of some of the nation's largest companies, donated millions of dollars to Idaho charities, and spearheaded fundraising campaigns that brought in tens of millions more.


  10. Peach Bowl: UW's Budda Baker, Pete Kwiatkowski on comparison to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Washington defensive coordinator Pete Kwiatkowski and safety Budda Baker had their turn on the main stage for a Peach Bowl press conference Wednesday morning. Here's what they had to say.


  11. Prosecutor asks Inslee to allow child-killer's executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Seattle Times

    But the odds of Washington state going through with it are slim. Gov. Jay Inslee pledged nearly three years ago to halt executions while he's in office, and he was just re-elected .


  12. Man guilty of firing stray bullet that killed woman at barbecue near BellinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Seattle Times

    A jury has found a 34-year-old man guilty to firing a stray bullet that killed a woman at a Father's Day barbecue near Bellingham. The Bellingham Herald reports Nickolas Zylstra was found guilty Monday of second-degree manslaughter for causing a death with criminal negligence.


  13. Earthquake insurance in Washington: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Answer: Don't bet on it. Earthquake insurance typically needs to be purchased in addition to a homeowner policy.


  14. Tribes celebrate as Corps rejects Dakota Access pipeline easementRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Following months of review and protests, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced it would not provide the last easement needed by Energy Transfer Partners, of Houston, Texas, to cross under the Missouri River and complete the pipeline through four states. A protest camp near the proposed crossing, which over the months had grown to include thousands, exploded with fireworks and celebration at the announcement.


  15. Western Washington women's soccer wins Division II national titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Emily Webster perfectly placed a free kick inside the top right corner of the goal in the 76th minute to lift Western Washington to a 3-2 victory over Grand Valley State and the Vikings' first-ever Division II national championship in women's soccer. The win came against the three-time defending national champions and allowed the Vikings to finish the season with 24 consecutive victories.


  16. Huskies stuff Colorado, win 41-10 in Pac-12 title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Taylor Rapp returned an interception for a touchdown on the first snap of the second half to highlight another dominant performance from Washington's defense, and the No. 4 Huskies stuffed No.


  17. More than $220,000 spent to defeat Steve McLaughlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Washington Conservation Voters has singled out Steve McLaughlin, the GOP candidate for Commissioner of Public Lands, as one of the League of Conservation Voters' "dirty dozen" state candidates running for office across the country. In a statement released Wednesday, Washington Conservation Voters called McLaughlin an extremist who does not support public-land ownership, questions climate change, and has taken money from the industries he would regulate as commissioner of the state Department of Natural Resources.


  18. WWU's new president encourages more students to study abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Western Washington University is known for its linguistics department, and its students are avid learners of world languages. So the Bellingham university's new president hopes to encourage them to take the next step: studying abroad.


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