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Recent Decisions Severely Impact Property Owners

By: Jim McKinney, Executive Director, Common Threads Northwest The WHATCOM COUNTY COUNCIL moratoriums on Cherry Point industrial growth and drilling previously exempt home-use wells have a dramatic impact on our economy and tax base.  They cost...

Emergency Reporting Moves to Barkley Area of Bellingham

Fast Company Growth Means Larger Space Requirements Emergency Reporting, a leading provider of Fire & EMS records management software headquartered in Bellingham, WA, is pleased to announce it has moved to 2200 Rimland Drive, Suite 305,...

Fortiphi-HR Awards Women In Business Scholarship

Mount Vernon, WA.  Fortiphi-HR, a Human Resources and Benefits Management Company with offices in Mount Vernon and Blaine, Washington, announces the name of the recipient of their first Women in Business Scholarship. Heidi DeBauge, who has...

McEvoy Oil Company Celebrates 85 Years of Business in Whatcom County

A milestone is fast approaching for McEvoy Oil Company as it celebrates its 85th anniversary on March 17, 2017. A celebration is planned on that date from 11:00 am to 1:30pm at the McEvoy Business office...

We can balance economic prosperity and environmental stewardship

By Tony Larson, President Whatcom Business Alliance Most reasonable people understand there are trade-offs on most important decisions. Few decisions provide all benefit with no costs. Decisions that impact our community are typically no different. Particularly...

Boys & Girls Clubs Announces the Youth of the Year Winners

Boys & Girls Clubs Announces the Youth of the Year Winners Boys & Girls Clubs of Whatcom County named their Junior and Senior Youths of the Year at their Youth of the Year celebration event held...