Latest Bellingham, Washington Stories
By Sam Taylor, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul. 9--a new tax on property owners between Birch Bay and Ferndale is closer to reality after a Whatcom County Council committee Monday called for a public hearing on the issue.
By Isabelle Dills, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul. 8--What's new: Musician's Center is currently in the design process of having its own line of guitars. Owner Jon Memolo said he would also like to manufacture amps.
By The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul. 4--Haggen Food & Pharmacy stores and its customers recently combined to donate more than $150,000 to a pair of nonprofit organizations in the state. The Greater Washington Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is receiving $92,619.
By The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul. 4--Where to see fireworks Haggen Family Fourth of July Celebration: Enjoy a free, 20-minute fireworks display over Bellingham Bay. The show will begin about 10:30 p.m.
By Dave Gallagher, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul. 4--Across the U.S., sales of new cars have been down sharply, and Whatcom County is no exception.
By Robert Mittendorf, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jul.
By Dean Kahn, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jun. 30--A group of Happy Valley residents came up with an interesting name for their plan to promote trees and natural drainage in their neighborhood.
By Jared Paben, The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jun. 25--The rupture occurred around 1 a.m. at 22nd Street and Donovan Avenue and sent enough water into Padden Creek to raise the creek level by 8 to 12 inches.
BELLINGHAM, WASH._ Repeat after me: Wild baby seals should not be "rescued" off some beach and taken to your home.
By The Bellingham Herald, Wash. Jun. 24--On July 1, Nooksack Valley Disposal will begin accepting used computers and electronic products for a fee at its Lynden transfer station. Nooksack Valley Disposal is contracting with Safe & Easy Recycling of Bellingham, which recycles obsolete electronics.
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