Redefining Chuckanut

To the editor: What is the original meaning of the word “Chuckanut”? The highlighted box “Defining Chuckanut” in the October/November 2016 Whatcom Watch fails in its attempt to answer this question. The item begins with a correct statement: “The term Chuckanut, it is agreed, is a local Indian term.” What [Read More...]

By |2016-12-07T08:47:49-08:00December 7, 2016|Letter to the Editor|

Journalist Richard Jehn

Richard Jehn Richard Jehn, former managing editor of Whatcom Watch and a longtime community activist, died on November 3, 2016. He was 66 years old. “Richard Jehn’s contribution to citizen journalism, our local environment, and Cherry Point in particular, were unparalleled,” said Terry Wechsler, a regular contributor to [Read More...]

By |2017-08-10T15:25:09-07:00December 3, 2016|Obituary|
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