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League Offers Voter Forums

The League of Women Voters is offering forums on ballot positions so you can hear directly from the candidates. Catch them all or pick and choose.

The League of Women Voters is offering forums on ballot positions so you can hear directly from the candidates. Catch them all or pick and choose.

Learn about the Candidates at LWV Election Forums

Friday September 30, 2022

5:00 pm Public Utility District #1 Commissioner
6:15 pm Whatcom County District Court Judge

Friday October 7, 2022

6:00 pm U.S. Congressional District 2 Representative

Wednesday October 12, 2022

5:00 pm 42nd Legislative District Senator
6:15 pm 40th Legislative District Representative 2 

Friday October 14, 2022

5:00 pm 42nd Legislative District Representative 1
6:15 pm 42nd Legislative District Representative 2

Tuesday October 18, 2022

6:00 pm Proposition 5, Healthy Children's Fund 

Watch live via Zoom or on BTV and on the City of Bellingham YouTube channel. https://www.lwvbellinghamwhatcom.org  Recordings will be available on-demand on our website and at the City of Bellingham YouTube channel. They will also be re-broadcast on cable access and 
local radio throughout the weeks up to Election Day, November 8, 2022. 
 

League Offers Voter Forums

By NWCitizen ManagementOn Sep 20, 2022

The League of Women Voters is offering forums on ballot positions so you can hear directly from the candidates. Catch them all or pick and choose.

Northern Light Reprints County Council Broadband Lies, and I can’t figure out why they’re lying…

By Jon HumphreyOn Sep 11, 2022

The author outlines definitional problems in our broadband efforts

We Need a New Pledge of Allegiance

By John ServaisOn Aug 28, 2022

It is time to change our national pledge of allegiance - a change in response to the insurrection of January 6, 2021 and the attack on our National Capitol Building.

7 comments, most recent 1 year ago

Grand Theft - Medicare

By Dick ConoboyOn Aug 21, 2022

Privatization of Medicare has moved into the state of Washington. Beware of the Dirty Dozen.

11 comments, most recent 1 year ago

Letter: Mar-a-Lago boxes

By Letter WriterOn Aug 14, 2022

Dave James writes about Dick Conoboy’s article on the classified documents from Mar-a-Lago

CONFIDENTIAL. SECRET. TOP SECRET.  That’s it!

By Dick ConoboyOn Aug 13, 2022

There are no classifications beyond TOP SECRET. Stop the hyperbole.

11 comments, most recent 1 year ago

Medicare Advantage.  The Government Wants Your Comments.

By Dick ConoboyOn Aug 12, 2022

Now is your opportunity to tell this administration that the steal from Medicare has to stop. Medicare Advantage only “advantages” the corporations that run it.

15 comments, most recent 1 year ago

Why is the flag at half-staff - Archive

By NWCitizen ManagementOn Aug 09, 2022

Archive of past notices and reasons for the half-staff flag on the Fairhaven Veterans Flagpole.

Broadband Solutions: Status of a Confusing Process

By John ServaisOn Aug 02, 2022

A look at where TAGNW, Jon Humphrey, and Whatcom County are headed for broadband Internet access.

2 comments, most recent 1 year ago

This Man Is Smiling Because ...

By Dick ConoboyOn Jul 30, 2022

Jeff Bezos is positioning himself to rob Medicare, but his grossly and ridiculously overvalued trillion-dollar-ass won’t go to jail for it.

2 comments, most recent 1 year ago

Council Advised Against Talking to the Public

By Jon HumphreyOn Jul 27, 2022

County attorneys advise elected officials NOT to talk to us.

10 comments, most recent 1 year ago

Letter: Ineffective on the Council

By Letter WriterOn Jul 25, 2022

Nate Higashi writes about Ben Elenbaas and the 42nd District State Senatorial primary election.

Draft Discussion Bill Created To Award Donut Dollies A Congressional Gold Medal

By Dick ConoboyOn Jul 21, 2022

After almost 50 years, Congress finally looks to recognize the Donut Dollies who served in Vietnam

Letter: Age vs Character

By Letter WriterOn Jul 21, 2022

Melodie Kirk writes about Simon Sefzik and the 42nd District Senatorial primary election.

Paying More to Get Less

By Jon HumphreyOn Jul 21, 2022

Whatcom County will not attract business or talent without fiber.

Letter: Stop the Sleaze

By Letter WriterOn Jul 18, 2022

Myra Ramos writes about the smear of candidate Sharon Shewmake

Uncle Joe Has Targeted Medicare For Privatization. His Next Target? Your Social Security.

By Dick ConoboyOn Jul 09, 2022

The past actions of a presidential appointee are a good indicator of the direction in which the president wants to go.

9 comments, most recent 1 year ago

Dear Vlad…

By Tip JohnsonOn Jul 08, 2022

Anon letters trying to intimidate us and our writers are non starters.

9 comments, most recent 1 year ago

School Board Member Offers Kids’ Sex Classes

By John ServaisOn Jul 07, 2022

Bellingham business woman offers sexuality workshops for 9 - 17 year olds at her sex shop.

16 comments, most recent 1 year ago

Call for Congress! Jason Call

By Dianne FosterOn Jul 05, 2022

Dianne Foster explains why, after 21 years, Rick Larsen has got to go!

11 comments, most recent 1 year ago