COLUMNS

Health director's up-close view of Whatcom winter survival
BY ERIKA LAUTENBACH, GUEST WRITER | January 29, 2024 at 10:00 p.m.

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GUEST COMMENTARIES

Larsen: The opioid epidemic has devastated Northwest Washington

Let’s regain momentum to combat the epidemic and save lives

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GUEST COMMENTARIES

Port of Bellingham: We're proud of our temporary waterfront solutions

Some criticism is valid, but give credit for port's 'thoughtful approach'

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RON JUDD

Snow drivers and other life hazards, blazing a path into the civic ditch

Odds/ends from the editor's office floor

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A nod of respect — and some sage advice — for new Whatcom leaders

Le'ts celebrate, and encourage, those brave enough to step up

THE HAMMER

The Hammer: January 2024 Worst Month O' the Year Edition

On dope, hope and the Dark Haggen

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GUEST COMMENTARIES

ABC Recycling's scrap metal plan: 30 jobs at what cost?

CDN guest commentary from ABC spokesman avoided key details

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GUEST COMMENTARIES

Guest writer: Port's 'devil's bargain' was bad deal for Bellingham's future

Irish developer Harcourt's exit an opportunity to reconsider waterfront

GUEST COMMENTARIES

Guest commentary: Herald coverage of Israel war biased, inaccurate

Politicization of 'antisemitism' cheapens the term

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RON JUDD

CDN's 2024 watchword remains the same: 'Impact'

A look back, and strong forward focus on even more substantial local news

THE HAMMER

Unapologetically grasping for the 'wit' in 'dimwitted'

The Red Hammer Dubious Achievement Awards return

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RON JUDD

Suggested Bellingham schools course: Intro to Public Accountability

Trust starts at the top, and it's lacking in dual district scandals

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GUEST COMMENTARIES

Jumping on the WWU athletics bandwagon

Plenty of room for the ride in cheering on local sports teams

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GUEST COLUMNIST

Mr. Cranky looks back — but not very far

Most of 2023 is probably best forgotten

GUEST COMMENTARIES

Guest commentary: Dignity, care and avoiding incarceration

A 'state of the union' on Whatcom County jail reduction