Whatcom County Newswire (Page 7)

Whatcom County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Whatcom County, WA. (Page 7)

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  1. Whatcom County temporarily halts work on new developments that depend on rural wellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The Nooksack River from the Hannegan Road bridge south of Lynden, Friday, Oct 7, 2016. The Washington state Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Whatcom County must make sure there is enough available water before issuing permits for new developments in rural areas, in part to protect salmon-bearing streams like the Nooksack.

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  2. Things to do in Whatcom County for the week of Oct. 27, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    "Sister's Back to School Catechism: The Holy Ghost & Other Terrifying Tales" is staged at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, at Skagit Valley College's McIntyre Hall Performing Arts Center, 2501 East College Way, in Mount Vernon, with a hilarious take on Halloween tales and how to build a Catholic appropriate Halloween costume. Tickets are $25; reserve at 360-416-7727.

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  3. Whatcom County Jail report for Oct. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The Whatcom County Sheriff's Office lists the following people as being booked into Whatcom County Jail. In many cases charges have not been filed.

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  4. Indulge in grown-up bourbon milkshake at The Real McCoy in BellinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... le sandwich - had smashed avocado, blue cheese and sharp cheddar inside. Got suggestions for tasty tidbits in Whatcom County or an eatery known for a particular dish? Send them to Kie Relyea: 360-715-2234 , [email protected] , @kierelyea

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  5. Costumes ready? Ita s Halloween in Whatcom CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Halloween events started last week in Whatcom County, and continue Thursday, Oct. 27, ending on Monday, Oct. 31. Don't forget one of Bellingham's best Halloween night traditions, Thrillingham, at Maritime Heritage Park . 12 p.m., Stones Throw Brewing Co., 1009 Larrabee Ave. The community can help carve 30 pumpkins for a Halloween pumpkin display.

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  6. Whatcom County salmon toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... Esmeralda Martin,24, is sentenced to more than 13 years in prison for attempted murder in the 2nd degree in Whatcom County Superior Court on Wednesday, Oct. 19, in Bellingham. Sean Robert Head, 28, is sentenced to 15 years and five months in prison ...

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  7. Victim in Lummi Shore Drive crash improvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The condition of one of the three victims has improved following a crash on the Lummi Reservation early Monday, Oct. 24, a hospital official said, but all three Whatcom County residents remain in intensive care. Mollie R. Cline, 51, of Deming, has been upgraded to serious from critical condition in the ICU of Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, hospital spokeswoman Susan Gregg said Tuesday, Oct. 25. Thomas H. Cline, 50, of Bellingham, remains in critical condition, Gregg said.

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  8. County-wide bag ban approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... sets a good standard for our community in trying to be responsible. We'll be joining others like Seattle and Whatcom County that have already taken action. Plastic bags tend to be the thing that gets washed into the water the most." Once the county ...

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  9. Voter alert: In Whatcom County, one stamp is not enough to return your ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Voters in Whatcom and two other Washington counties will have to pay a tad more than normal to mail back their election ballots this year. Because of extra-long ballots stuffed with initiatives, voters in Whatcom County, Snohomish County and most of Douglas County will have to pay more than just the usual first-class stamp to return their ballots.

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  10. Whatcom County Jail report for Oct. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The Whatcom County Sheriff's Office lists the following people as being booked into Whatcom County Jail. In many cases charges have not been filed.

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  11. Whatcom County Jail report for Oct. 21-23Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The Whatcom County Sheriff's Office lists the following people as being booked into Whatcom County Jail. In many cases charges have not been filed.

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  12. Bellingham airport traffic beginning to stabilizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... dollar, the airlines have relied more on Northwest Washington passengers. Cross-border vehicle traffic into Whatcom County also remains sluggish. Just over 8.5 million people have crossed the five Whatcom County southbound border crossings in the ...

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  13. That light was yellow, sir; but could you make it through the intersection safely?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... on road laws, safe driving habits and general police practices. Doug Dahl is the Target Zero Manager for the Whatcom County Traffic Safety Task Force. Target Zero is Washington's vision to reduce traffic fatalities and serious injuries to zero by ...

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  14. Whatcom County EMS levy crucial to maintaining paramedic serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... field, or a hiking trail. This advanced level of care continues until you reach the hospital. In November, Whatcom County residents will be asked to vote for an emergency medical services levy to maintain this lifesaving system. We need to put in ...

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  15. EMS levy not necessary now for Whatcom County paramedic serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    A paramedic with Whatcom Medic One wheels a gurney into Sea Mar Community Health Center in Bellingham in 2012. Whatcom County voters will be asked to pass a property tax levy to help pay for emergency medical services on the Nov. 8, 2016, ballot.

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  16. Explosion, fire injure Bellingham man; damage Sehome homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... outside." Because of the threat of further explosions and possible hazardous gases, Gustafson consulted the Whatcom County hazardous materials team by phone. After assessing the situation, Gustafson said firefighters were sent back inside to make ...

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  17. Two Whatcom County matchups set for district semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Shane Lynette of Sehome and Ben Grabau of Bellingham each won singles matches on day three of the Class 2A Northwest District Boys Tennis Tournament on Monday, Oct. 17, at Skagit Valley College. Lynette entered the tournament as the top seed and has won two matches in a row, including his 6-1, 6-2 defeat of Liberty's Colby Vuong on Monday.

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  18. Hanford contractor releases rehabilitated owlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... trunk, which he recently discovered makes noises when he's excited. Listen to the NOAA weather forecast for Whatcom County as high winds and rain slam the area this weekend. Meteorologists still expected rain and wind gusts as high as 30 mph ...

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  19. Fires 90 minutes apart and half-mile away displace 7 in FerndaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Two house fires about 90 minutes apart in the same area north of downtown Ferndale displaced seven residents late Saturday, Oct. 15. "Fortunately for the people in the second house, we were actually out, and that helped," said Assistant Chief Larry Hoffman of Whatcom County Fire District 7, which serves the Ferndale area. Neither fire was related, although the cause of the first fire was undetermined, Hoffman said.

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  20. Why did the monster storm end with a whimper?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    If you're wondering what happened to the ferocious windstorm that transfixed Western Washington as it approached last weekend, you're not alone. Squalls that breezed through Whatcom County overnight Saturday, Oct. 15, through Sunday, Oct. 16, seemed like a typical fall bluster, not the catastrophic blast that Seattle-based meteorologists had feared.

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