Update as of 3:44pm 12/27/11: Hey everyone. Several people have emailed (and a few commented below) that I went too far by questioning Pike’s motives for the City issuing [...]
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Local blogger and friend of The Political Junkie, Shane Roth (who you might remember was threatened by Doug Ericksen earlier this year) has filed an ethics complaint [...]
At the request of the Edgemoor Neighborhood Association, Craig Cole (Mr. Coal) appeared at Fairhaven Middle School last Thursday to represent the interests of his employer, SSA Marine, proponents of [...]
More documents released today as a result of a follow-up public records request by the Political Junkie illuminate more of the city's response to employee moonlighting. For a full [...]
Little Documented Oversight for City Employees Moonlighting as Private Contractors
Almost a year after two employees were fired over a similar controversy, the city of Bellingham still has few written [...]
The owners of the 113 acres in the Samish Neighborhood known as Padden Trails have filed for a rezone of their property (click here ) from single family (20,000 sq. ft./unit ) residential [...]
The Occupy Bellingham movement participants can claim the first instance of job creation as a result of their protests. The Bank of America at Holly and Cornwall has hired a [...]
Bob Ferris of Re-Sources in Bellingham provides this perspective on our community.
Some cities celebrate giant balls of string or humongous potatoes as part and parcel of their beings. In [...]
In the final weeks before the election, Doug Ericksen continues to display his disdain for the hard-working people of Whatcom County. Frequent readers might remember my report in September about [...]
You want beautiful pictures and gorgeous video? They aren't here, check out this entry over on my native site, The Political Junkie.
The Occupy Wall Street movement has sparked [...]