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Witnesses of fatal Blaine truck-bike collision sought

  EVERETT — The Washington State seeks witnesses to the hit-and-run fatal collision involving a pickup truck and a bicyclist at the intersection of State Route 543 and H Street in Blaine at 5:37 ...

Court dockets

  Lynden Municipal Court was held on Dec. 3, 2014, and the following people were found guilty:   Jacob Sparks, 27, of Ferndale, third-degree driving with a suspended license. Fined $400.   Christopher ...

Lummi ferry out part of Feb. 11

  GOOSEBERRY POINT — A service outage for the Lummi Island ferry is planned for 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 11, Whatcom County Public Works reports.   Some inspection and maintenance ...

Best to return your Feb. 10 election ballot by Monday

  BELLINGHAM — Ballots in the Feb. 10 special election need to be postmarked or returned to a drop box or to the County Courthouse no later than 8 p.m. that day. In fact, the post office encourages ...

All-route ride $3

  BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Transportation Authority riders can now purchase a $3 day pass good for unlimited rides all day on all routes except Route 80X to Mount Vernon.   A day pass for Route 80X ...

GasBuddy: Price slide has halted

  SEATTLE — Average retail gasoline prices in Washington fell 3.2 cents per gallon in the week ending Feb. 1, averaging $2.12 per gallon.   This compares with the national average that rose 2.7 ...
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Tractor Supply Co. filling former Cost Cutter building

LYNDEN — The long-standing question of what will go into the former Cost Cutter building at 19th and Front streets has an answer: Tractor Supply Company.   The Tennessee-based company with nearly ...

MBHS has special claim upon ‘Boys in Boat’ book

  WHATCOM — As “The Boys in the Boat” book and author Daniel James Brown make a splash locally this month, Mount Baker High School can make a unique claim: One of the boys was a MBHS graduate ...

Crawford leaving County Council for work reasons

  BELLINGHAM ­— County Council member Sam Crawford announced Tuesday he is resigning his 2nd District seat effective March 1.   Crawford said in a letter read at the end of the evening’s meeting ...

Crawford leaving County Council for work reasons

  BELLINGHAM ­— County Council member Sam Crawford announced Tuesday he is resigning his 2nd District seat effective March 1.   Crawford said in a letter read at the end of the evening’s meeting ...