Port of Bellingham Commission

Action Taken at November 7, 2017 Meeting Shall the commission 141. Authorize the executive director to sign a $558,446 contract with Razz Construction of Bellingham for the installation of a shared heating system in the Waterfront District? The source of the heat is the co-gneration power plant owned and operated [Read More...]

By |2018-04-24T22:23:26-07:00April 24, 2018|Watching Government|

Bellingham City Council

Compiled by Boris Schleinkofer Action Taken at November 6, 2017 Meeting Shall the council: 187. Approve the 2018 legislative objectives? The city of Bellingham in partnership with Whatcom County and the Port of Bellingham, has a shared Washington State Legislature agenda. The 2018 agenda addresses priorities such as adopting a [Read More...]

By |2022-03-23T16:01:15-07:00April 24, 2018|Watching Government|

Whatcom County Council

Compiled by Barry MacHale Action Taken at October 24, 2017 Meeting Shall the council: 195. Authorize the executive to sign a $25,000 contract (amendment #1) with the Cascadia Law Group of Seattle to conduct a study and make recommendations related to the exports of crude oil, coal, liquefied petroleum gases [Read More...]

By |2022-03-23T16:02:15-07:00April 24, 2018|Watching Government|

Accord Fosters Cooperation

Lorraine Loomis by Lorraine Loomis A 28-year-old investment in cooperation and government-to-government relations between Indian tribes and the state of Washington is still paying off today. Through the 1989 Centennial Accord the tribes and state committed to work together for the common good of everyone who lives in [Read More...]

By |2022-03-16T07:21:20-07:00January 6, 2018|Being Frank|


Do You Enjoy poetrywatch? Want to see it continue? Then please, send your poems to us and let the Whatcom Watch share them with our readership! Seriously, we really do want your roughly 25-line poems (though length is by no means a deal-breaker; it’s how you use those lines.) featuring [Read More...]

By |2018-01-06T15:07:31-08:00January 6, 2018|poetrywatch|

Rogues Gallery of Doctors

by Robert A. Duke Allan Pinkerton of detective fame devised the first Rogues Gallery in 1855. It was a compilation of descriptions, methods of operation, hiding places and names of criminals and their associates. My rogues’ gallery doesn’t feature criminals but rather a collection of medical specialists notable for their [Read More...]

By |2022-03-16T07:25:13-07:00January 6, 2018|Whatcom: Chronic & Acute|
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