Whatcom County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Curb-side sorting keeps Whatcom recycling quality extraordinaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... and bolts. Today, Sanitary Service Company and Nooksack Valley Disposal provide sorted curbside collection at Whatcom County homes and businesses, churches and schools, government offices and parks. We divert more of the waste stream annually to ...

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  2. Through struggle he's born: Storm's Peterson garners respect through dedicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the most dominant seasons in NWC history and a 2A state title, has been selected The Bellingham Herald's All-Whatcom County Boys' Soccer Player of the Year. McAuliffe, in melding together such a talented and diverse group, has been selected the ...

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  3. Local youngsters win baseball camp awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    Several youngsters aged 7-10 years old won awards during Whatcom County's Grand Slam Baseball Camp last week.

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  4. Girl, 4, foils babysittera s robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... the break-in Wednesday. She said two male suspects stole her kitty bank and her iPod. Investigators from the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office said the girl's babysitter, 17, planned the robbery with her boyfriend and another male. The babysitter told ...

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  5. Organized search-and-rescue volunteers ready when calledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the chief law enforcement of each political subdivision is responsible for search-and-rescue activities. In Whatcom County, the Sheriff's Office assumes that duty. However, Whatcom County Search and Rescue, which goes by SAR, units are not a part of ...

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  6. Bellingham man arrested after gun fired in home with kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... found a spent shell casing from a .45-caliber handgun. The weapons were impounded. Padilla was booked into Whatcom County Jail for investigation of first-degree assault, domestic violence - for allegedly pointing the shotgun at the woman - and four ...

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  7. Whatcom County Jail log for June 14-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    The Whatcom County Sheriff's Office lists the following people as being booked into the Whatcom County Jail.

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  8. Expect delays on Highway 9 in Whatcom County this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... of Highway 9 starting Tuesday, June 17, as workers make road repairs and put down chip seal. The work in Whatcom County will be on the highway between Nugent's Corner and Doran Road, which is south of Acme. Drivers should be prepared for single-lane ...

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  9. New political blogger waits in the wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the airport, the tribes, and energy, as John did. (Energy includes the refineries and oil trains.) I keep the Whatcom County Council, growth/land use, and transportation. I pick up Stark's plum beat, the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal. I have ...

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  10. WWU prof: Time right for Galbraith conservation effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... -- better than high-priced view homes or even continued timber harvesting. One, this region around Bellingham/Whatcom County has the potential to be seen as a world class outdoor recreation "playground" for everything from mountain biking and trail ...

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  11. Safe at sea: Wind, weather and cold water bring fresh excitement, as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... and vessel towing drill in Bellingham Bay, June 12, 2013. Here's a basic rule for all marine boaters in Whatcom County: Always wear a life jacket or personal flotation device. "It doesn't matter how strong a swimmer you are," says Penny Milczewski, ...

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  12. Saltwater heaven: Boaters flock to beauty, thrill of Whatcom's marine watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... in their natural element was beyond comparison. Simple geography, though, may play the biggest role, with Whatcom County a beacon to such attractions as the celebrated San Juan Islands and British Columbia's Gulf Islands. "They're all drop-dead ...

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  13. Rules of the Road: Can bicyclists be cited for not moving to right?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... ers come from David Wright, a retired officer from the Bellingham Police Department who is now serving on the Whatcom County Traffic Safety Task Force.

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  14. Fire guts modular home in Agate Bay area of Whatcom CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the outside and then made entry to the burning home. Lynden Fire Department, South Whatcom Fire Authority and Whatcom County Fire District 7 in Ferndale assisted North Whatcom firefighters at the scene, Anderson said. Four engine companies were ...

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  15. WWU student puts Bellingham's Galbraith Mountain on the mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... news hasn't traveled as far as it could. A 2014 survey by WMBC showed 70 percent of Galbraith riders live in Whatcom County. About 16 percent were from the Seattle-Bellevue area, and 6 percent were from British Columbia. B.C. is home to an even more ...

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  16. End-of-life choices focus of free Whatcom County workshops this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    The nonprofit Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement has scheduled free community workshops this summer about making end-of-life choices.

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  17. Mentorship is a key to long-term entrepreneurial successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    A few months ago I wrote about the state of entrepreneurship in Whatcom County and focused on how important it is for the community to create a vibrant startup ecosystem for encouraging "pre-preneurs" to actually start businesses.

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  18. Lynden-based Homestead's meager assets will leave investors in lurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... and his company had used loans from small investors to help finance a variety of real estate developments in Whatcom County and elsewhere. He was widely known and respected in the close-knit Lynden community. Among other things, he played a key role ...

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  19. Village Books and The Atlantics join up for benefit for Whatcom Literacy CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the first time was a decade ago for their 25th anniversary. Whatcom Literacy Council helps adults in Whatcom County improve their literacy skills or learn to use English as a second language, free of charge. Details: 360-671-2626, ...

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  20. Whatcom farms offer bounty of berries, vegetables, flowers, nutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... 7 acres of blueberries and 9 acres of raspberries and is open daily in season. For a list of farms outside of Whatcom County, and details on other farms in our area that offer everything from lavender to cherries to sweet corn, go to ...

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