Jon Humphrey

Citizen Journalist • Bellingham • Member since May 23, 2017

Jon Humphrey is currently a music educator in Bellingham and very active in the community. He also has decades of professional IT experience including everything from support to development. He considers Bellingham to be the best place he has ever lived and has been here for over 8 years now. He has been interested in technology, music, and science since he was very young and holds a degree in Music Production/Technology from the prestigious Hartt School. He started writing for his high school newspaper and has even published a sci-fi novel on Amazon. Aside from his above interests, Jon spends his time repairing electronics, cars, hiking, diving, and motorcycling. He is a well known figure in the Open Source and Retro Gaming communities and does what he can to support them. He also cares very much about the environment, homelessness, and digital divide issues and does what he can on those fronts too.

Articles by Jon Humphrey

The Fix is in the BAG

By Jon HumphreyOn Jan 07, 2021

Well, the fix is almost official. Sadly, Public Works Director Eric Johnston, with the help of council-member Michael Lilliquist, did exactly what we expected them to do: They created an [...]

Lilliquist Tries to Change the Past

By Jon HumphreyOn Dec 19, 2020

As you may have noticed in the comments of my previous article on NWCitizen, Michael Lilliquist has been attacking my latest Comcast article. He is pretending I have not compiled [...]

Comcast Rate Hike: Getting Less for More

By Jon HumphreyOn Dec 11, 2020

Comcast is raising the rate on your service by $3/month for most customers starting on your next bill. Their promos state, “This has required investment in our high-capacity network, which [...]

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Recent comments

"Yes, Gene is a straight shooter and I would describe him as a moderate. This is way better than Dan Hammill who never seems to respond to anything, and Michael [...]

Jan 15, 2021 on
Gene Knutson to Retire from Bellingham Council

"Max, the owners of this site lock articles from editing at a certain point to maintain integrity. You have done a good job of voicing your concerns in the comments [...]

Jan 11, 2021 on
The Fix is in the BAG

"Kristopher, thanks for your work in our community. I’ve been hoping to connect with you about helping you with your community fiber project. At the end of the day [...]

Jan 10, 2021 on
The Fix is in the BAG

"Thanks Max, first thank you for your work in the community. I will go paragraph by paragraph. Much of information I have comes from public record requests which you, or [...]

Jan 10, 2021 on
The Fix is in the BAG

"Can’t wait to see your receipts Michael. As far as the rest goes, your comments are many years old. While you say you need to investigate what model [...]

Jan 09, 2021 on
The Fix is in the BAG