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  1. County Health Dept Urges Extra Care Warning for those using Illicit Drugs

    Due to recent overdose deaths in northwest Washington, Whatcom County health officials are strongly encouraging people who use illicit drugs to understand the risk for fatal overdoses, especially overdoses from fentanyl. More info on preventing opioid misuse
  2. UPDATE: Advisory for Lake Whatcom Households with Direct-Draw Drinking Water

    The Department of Ecology has assessed the extent of a spill in Agate Bay and there is no recoverable product remaining in the water. Read more
  3. First WA Case of Lung Illness Linked to Vaping

    The Washington State Department of Health and Public Health Seattle-King County have announced the first Washington State case of severe lung illness linked to vaping. Read more
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