Tag Archive for Whatcom County

New traffic cameras coming to SR 539 and SR 9 in Whatcom County

WSDOT will bring 14 new traffic cameras and other travel information for state routes 539 and 9 in Whatcom County online by fall 2014. …read more

From: WSDOT Northwest Travel News

Guilty plea in Whatcom County beehive theft

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A Whatcom County beekeeper accused of stealing hives from a competitor will have to pay more than $14,000 in restitution…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Whatcom refineries seek property tax reductions

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The two oil refineries in Whatcom County are challenging their property assessments, and millions of dollars in taxes are at stake…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Fungus killing trumpeter swans in Whatcom County

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A fungal infection from moldy grain has been killing dozens of trumpeter swans wintering on Wiser Lake in Whatcom County…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Bellingham, Wash., man’s death a homicide

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The Whatcom County sheriff says the shotgun death of a 60-year-old man at a home near Bellingham, Wash., is being investigated as a homicide…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Manure spill leads to $6,000 fine for Custer dairy

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A manure spill that led to a week-long closure of shellfish harvesting landed a Whatcom County dairy a fine of $6,000…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Border crossings up 6 percent in Whatcom County

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — More than 16.2 million people crossed the Canada-U.S. border into Whatcom County last year, a 6 percent increase over the year before…. …read more

From: AP Washington News