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Wendy Harris Receives deArmond Award for Citizen Journalism

Wed, Jan 29, 2014, 7:18 am  //  Guest writer

Tim Johnson writes about the first recipient of the Paul deArmond Citizen Journalism award, Whatcom County writer Wendy Harris.

3 comments; last on Feb 08, 2014

In Memory of Paul deArmond

Mon, May 06, 2013, 2:40 am  //  Guest writer

Paul deArmond is remembered by his sister Claire. He was a Republican-at-Large.

2 comments; last on May 08, 2013

Riley Sweeney - Contributing Writer

Wed, Mar 24, 2010, 4:21 pm  //  Riley Sweeney

Riley Sweeney, former campaign manager turned citizen journalist


John Lesow - Contributing Writer

Wed, Nov 18, 2009, 10:17 pm  //  John Lesow

John Lesow, BS, JD, is Western Territory Manager for Cascade Canada Material Handling Products. In 1970, he joined Ralph Nader's Oregon Student Public Interest Research Group (OSPIRG) and…


Paul de Armond - Contributing Writer

Wed, Jul 15, 2009, 9:50 pm  //  Paul deArmond

Paul de Armond used to be a writer, reporter and research analyst. He is the recipient of the Whatcom Human Rights Task Force 2001 Human Rights Award. In…


Tom Pratum - Contributing Writer

Wed, Jul 15, 2009, 8:59 pm  //  Tom Pratum

Tom Pratum is a native Whatcom County resident, having arrived at St Josephs Hospital, and having attended Lowell, Fairhaven, and Sehome High Schools. He later obtained a PhD…


Craig Mayberry - Contributing Writer

Thu, Jan 17, 2008, 12:45 pm  //  Craig Mayberry

Craig is currently a graduate student at the University of British Columbia where he is researching social entrepreneurship. He also teaches at Whatcom Community College, Western Washington Universit


Ham Hayes - Contributing Writer

Tue, Jan 15, 2008, 8:52 pm  //  Ham Hayes

Ham is a local Bellingham business owner (Collective Intelligence Solutions), consultant and tr


Tip Johnson - contributing writer

Sat, Jan 12, 2008, 2:54 am  //  Tip Johnson

Tip Johnson is a public interest advocate with nearly four decades of work on social and environmental issues. His public policy interests center around land use and transportation.…



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