Latest Bellingham, Washington Stories

2008-08-06 00:00:25

By John Stark, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Aug. 5--BELLINGHAM -- A Las Vegas-bound Allegiant Air flight got stuck on a Bellingham International Airport taxiway Monday, Aug. 4, after the pilot made too wide a turn, putting the MD-80's nose wheel into the dirt.

2008-08-06 00:00:20

By Jared Paben, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Aug. 5--Transferring 8,400 acres in the Lake Whatcom watershed to Whatcom County for parks would help protect Bellingham's drinking-water source and give the community a unique park, a panel has said.

2008-08-05 12:00:28

By Jared Paben, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Aug. 5--BELLINGHAM -- More than 1,200 county residents will be pulled into Bellingham city limits, and the land around them will be slated for dense urban development, the City Council decided Monday, Aug. 4.

2008-08-05 03:00:29

ELAINE C Smith appears to have found a Friend she can count on as she strips off for the West End stage. The Scots comic actress used a strategically placed People's Friend to spare her modesty as she posed with her co-stars in Calendar Girls.

2008-08-05 00:00:17

By Cat Sieh, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Aug. 4--An uninvited visitor wasn't eager to disembark from a Ferndale-area family's boat Sunday, Aug. 3.

2008-08-02 15:00:12

BELLINGHAM, Wash. _ A strange brown slime attributed to some kind of plankton bloom is coating nets on fishing grounds in the Strait of Georgia, making it nearly impossible for many local fishermen to get their share of this year's Fraser River sockeye salmon run in Washington state.

2008-07-31 00:00:42

By Dave Gallagher, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul. 30--A few changes have taken place at Gateway Centre Executive Suites in Bellingham. The office at 1313 E. Maple St. has one tenant moving to a different floor and is adding two new tenants.

2008-07-31 00:00:39

By Cat Sieh, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul. 30--BELLINGHAM -- For many Meridian Super Mart customers, the large electronic sign was too good to be true.

2008-07-30 00:00:40

By Sam Taylor, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul.

2008-07-27 15:00:38

By Kira Millage, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul. 27--DEMING -- Its high school received a Bronze Medal ranking in the 2008 list of best high schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
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