Waterfront

Port punts on commercial moorage rates

By Guest WriterOn Feb 17, 2011

Doug Karlberg, a local commercial fisherman, provides this informative article. The Port met Tuesday afternoon to take up the request by fishermen for moorage rates that would be competitive with [...]

Showdown at the Port of Bellingham

By Guest WriterOn Feb 14, 2011

Doug Karlberg, a local commercial fisherman, has written this guest article. Tomorrow there will be a showdown between local fishermen (and women) and the Port of Bellingham over commercial moorage [...]

Is Boulevard Park/Cornwall Landfill Overwater Walkway A Toxic Trail?

By Guest WriterOn Dec 15, 2010

Wendy Harris wrote this guest article. ———- Bellingham continues to march forward with its proposal to construct a half-mile overwater walkway above Bellingham Bay, (which is actually designated a bridge [...]

Bellingham! It’s The Mercury!

By Kamalla Rose KaurOn Mar 10, 2010

Last week I walked the trail above the Georgia Pacific site and met Hippie Jim wearing boater's camo, carrying his hand-cranked radio and a five gallon plastic bucket. We [...]

The Way I See It - Los Angeles Resurrected

By Ham HayesOn Nov 25, 2009

I’ve been to Los Angeles many times. I even remember the Red and Yellow electric street cars that served the city from after World War II until their demise [...]

The Port of Chmelik

By John ServaisOn Nov 24, 2009

Seems like the offices of Frank Chmelik, the attorney for the Port of Bellingham, are becoming our defacto Port offices. Instead of conferences and meetings at the Port, the really [...]

The Mayor’s Statement in the Herald

By John ServaisOn Apr 26, 2009

Dan Pike’s guest editorial in Sunday’s Herald is a direct result of an article on NwCitizen earlier this week. Indeed, on Wednesday, after the article had only been [...]

Port of Bellingham gave millions to AIG

By John ServaisOn Mar 21, 2009

We local taxpayers have contributed $20 million of our own tax dollars to AIG’s executives. Remember? A couple years ago the Port bought an insurance policy from AIG to cover [...]

Fairhaven Shipyard to gain larger drydock

By John ServaisOn Jan 02, 2009

Coming to our Fairhaven waterfront - this magnificent floating drydock. The above aerial photo is of the Fairhaven Shipyard with the new drydock placed as a computer image at the [...]

New Library ideas

By John ServaisOn Jun 25, 2008

Tired of looking at a photo of geese when you check here? So am I. We have nine writers for this site but it has been rather slack lately. So [...]

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