Latest Bellingham, Washington Stories

2010-08-02 07:00:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alaska Airlines will inaugurate nonstop service between Bellingham, Wash., and Honolulu, Hawaii, starting Jan. 7, 2011.

2010-07-14 06:40:00

Fifty million years ago, when what is now Washington state was covered with a verdant subtropical rainforest, a 380-pound flightless bird called Diatryma stalked the floodplains of the region’s meandering rivers.

2010-05-19 12:00:00

LAS VEGAS, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Allegiant Travel Company (Nasdaq: ALGT) and its subsidiary low-cost airline, Allegiant Air, LLC, today announced that beginning July 1, the company will offer nonstop jet service between Long Beach Airport (LGB) and Bellingham International Airport (BLI), which is located just minutes away from the Canadian border and a short drive from Vancouver, B.C.

2010-03-24 06:00:00

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Xirrus®, the Wi-Fi "Power Play" that delivers the most coverage, bandwidth, and user density in the industry, announced today the deployment of Xirrus high performance 802.11n Wi-Fi Arrays at Whatcom Transportation Authority in Bellingham, Washington.

2010-01-26 13:38:00

BELLINGHAM, Wash., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul, the leader in self-storage, today announced the addition of a self-storage reuse center for customers at the Bellingham UHaul Center, 4538 Guide Meridian.

2009-10-15 11:28:19

Tree leaves may be powerful tools for monitoring air quality and planning biking routes and walking paths, suggests a new study by scientists at Western Washington University in Bellingham.

2009-06-25 07:00:00

BELLINGHAM, Wash., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today will inaugurate nonstop, year-round service between Bellingham, Wash., and Las Vegas. The thrice-weekly service between the two cities will expand to include a fourth weekly flight starting Aug.

2009-06-18 13:17:42

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf, wanted in Texas on burglary and drug charges, was arrested Wednesday as he entered the country from Vancouver, Canada. Lear, 33, was indicted in May on nine felony charges related to a burglary last October at the apartment of an injured player on the West Texas A&M football team, where Leaf was the quarterbacks coach. Authorities accused him of trying to obtain painkillers from the player. Earlier this week, the Amarillo Globe News reported that Randall...

2009-06-17 12:05:00

SEATTLE, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced it will add a fourth weekly flight between Bellingham, Wash., and Las Vegas, starting Monday, Aug. 3.

2009-04-21 07:48:00

Special Marketing Workshop for Western Washington University Students to be held in Bellingham, WA SEATTLE, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Business and product strategy consultancy NimbleSource, LLC has retained Al and Laura Ries, authors of The 22 Immutable Laws of Branding, Focus, War in the Boardroom, and other bestselling books, to work with select clients and is pleased to announce that the Ries will also speak at a special event to be held at Western Washington University in Bellingham.

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