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Coast Salish tribes enjoy the sweet revival of a camas harvest

July 3, 2024
Bellamy Pailthorp

More than a hundred people from about eight tribes gather to learn about camas and the culture around it

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Review: ‘Red Paint’ looks into the healing journey, ancestry of a Coast Salish poet

March 8, 2024
Questen Inghram

Whatcom events will feature Sasha LaPointe, Coast Salish punk, poet and memoirist.

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Voters to have their say — amid controversy — on San Juan County charter amendments

October 28, 2021
Heather Spaulding

San Juan County voters will have had their say by Nov. 2 on hotly debated amendments to their charter proposed by the Charter Review Commission. The amendments have raised controversy, with one group launching a campaign encouraging voters to reject all the proposals.


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photo: Amy Nelson © 2020

Vulnerable lands — and creatures — of San Juan Islands National Monument await management details

December 4, 2020
Genevieve Iverson

The one thousand unique and fragile acres of the San Juan Islands National Monument wait for a plan to outline the next 20 years of protection and recreation.

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