A New Vitality
City proposes agreement to purchase former JCPenney building
It’s been called the key to a revitalized downtown and an economic drag on what was once the most prosperous street in Bellingham. Now a building that has sat empty for 30 years may see new life through a partnership between two local developers and the city.
On Mon., Sept. 10,…
‘This Pipeline is Dead’
Tribes, environmental groups celebrate halt of Trans Mountain expansion
A landmark court decision issued last week casts doubt on whether Kinder Morgan’s troubled and controversial Trans Mountain pipeline project can go forward.
Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal found that the Canadian government did not properly assess the impact that the Trans Mountain…
Breaching the Dams
Removing the barriers to orca survival
Their numbers are dwindling. More die than are born; and eventually our orcas may pass beyond all recovery.
The Southern Resident Killer Whales—a group of three family pods that fish the waters of the Salish Sea—are among the most studied animals on earth. We have identified and named…