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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Portage Bay Reopens to Spring Season Shellfish Harvest April 1

Effective April 1, Washington Department of Health will lift spring season harvest restrictions on approximately 800 acres of important Lummi Nation shellfish beds in Portage Bay. This significant achievement is due to the pollution prevention actions of ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

2019 Candidate Filing Guide Available

Be sure to read the Candidate Filing Guide whether you've run for office before or are running for the first time.  Regulations and requirements can change from year to year.  Reading the Candidate Filing Guide will help ensure you are u...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Lummi Island Ferry Planned Service Outage Wed Apr 17

Whatcom County Public Works would like to inform the public of necessary inspection and maintenance activities to the Lummi Island and Gooseberry Point terminal facilities. Accordingly on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 10:10 a.m. to approximately 3:00 p.m...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Latest Youth Health Survey Data Released - 3/19/19

Results of the 2018 Healthy Youth Survey (HYS) were released yesterday. Washington State students in grades 6, 8, 10, and 12 take the HYS every two years, voluntarily answering a wide variety of questions about health behaviors and other factors that affe...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

County Auditor's 2018 Annual Report is Published

The Whatcom County Auditor's Office has published the 2018 Annual Report.  

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Measles - Prevention and FAQs

With dozens of cases of measles confirmed in Washington State, we are reminding individuals about the importance of making sure you are up to date on the MMR vaccine (measles, mumps, rubella vaccine). 

Most people have immunity to measles because ...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Whatcom County Emergency Management Incident Information

Information on any Office of Emergency Management incidents can be found here. The page is updated as needed.

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

New Legislative Information Center Online is Now Live

The first meeting of 2019 is January 15, but now might be a good time to look over the User Guide and to familiarize yourself with the new web page. You can set up custom alerts so that you can be notified when an agenda is published, or when a certain to...

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