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Northwest Citizen provides news, commentary, and discussion on local politics and events for Whatcom County and Northwest Washington State. Our volunteer writers and editing staff strive to present diverse viewpoints and hold local officials accountable to the people, and to inform and the public about key discussion topics for informed citizens. Originally conceived as a political blog in 1995, one of the first of its kind, Northwest Citizen has grown to include more than 15 regular writers and guest writers, and a growing readership with hundreds of active users per day. Our articles are intended to complement the established local news outlets, and provide informative commentary that enhances the public understanding of complex topics.

Owner & Editor in Cheif: John Servais

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