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Statement on COVID-19 Prevention and Safety as School Year Begins9/16/2021 2:02 PM
COVID-19 Testing Site at Airport Closed for Labor Day9/3/2021 10:32 AM
Whatcom Community Food Assessment Ready for Public Review9/2/2021 10:25 AM
COVID-19 Testing Demand Increasing - Make Use of All Testing Options8/24/2021 2:38 PM
Media Advisory - Local COVID-19 Activity and Impacts, Meeting Link Amended8/19/2021 4:43 PM
Media Advisory - Local COVID-19 Disease Activity and Impacts8/19/2021 11:28 AM
Health Department Urges Diligence, Cooperation to Dampen Viral Surge8/13/2021 4:30 PM
COVID-19 Testing Site at Airport Closed for Heat and Smoke8/12/2021 2:33 PM
Media Release: Joint Statement by Local Health Officers on Masking Indoors8/12/2021 11:49 AM
WCHD and Local Providers Urge Judicious Use of Emergency Department8/12/2021 10:01 AM
Health Department Releases COVID-19 Community Health Impact Assessment8/10/2021 1:00 PM
Media Advisory: WCHD to Host Media Briefing on COVID-19 Community Health Im8/9/2021 3:54 PM
Whatcom County Reaches 70% Vaccination Milestone7/12/2021 4:05 PM
WCHD Releases New Video Highlighting Community Vaccine Providers7/8/2021 4:01 PM
COVID-19 Testing Site at Airport Closed for Heat6/28/2021 11:59 AM
Region Braces for Heat Wave6/24/2021 2:30 PM
Final Community COVID-19 Vaccination Forum This Week6/15/2021 4:33 PM
Get Vaccinated and Sign up to Win a New Truck6/15/2021 11:29 AM
Nooksack Tribe’s Data Further Increases County Vaccination Rate6/15/2021 11:00 AM
Microcystin Biotoxin Found at High Levels in Wiser Lake6/11/2021 4:09 PM
Whatcom County Health Department and PeaceHealth Release New Video, Urge V6/11/2021 1:11 PM
Lummi Nation’s Data Greatly Increases County Vaccination Rate6/4/2021 2:55 PM
Get Vaccinated Soon to Win a New Truck6/3/2021 4:29 PM
Community Vaccination Center to Close on June 176/1/2021 12:26 PM
COVID-19 Testing Site at Bellingham Airport Closed for Memorial Day5/28/2021 12:40 PM
Whatcom County Health Department Hosts May 20 Virtual COVID-19 Community Fo5/19/2021 2:47 PM
Walk-Ins Welcome at Community Vaccination Center5/10/2021 4:18 PM
Media Advisory: WCHD and PeaceHealth COVID-19 Media Briefing on May 115/10/2021 2:56 PM
Whatcom County Health Dept to Host 4/29 Media Briefing & Vaccine Forum4/28/2021 2:13 PM
Whatcom County Health Department Hosts Virtual COVID-19 Vaccination Forum4/26/2021 5:05 PM
CVC Establishes New Weekly Schedule; Two New Clinics This Week4/26/2021 2:29 PM
WCHD/WUC COVID-19 Testing Site in Lynden To Close April 284/21/2021 1:09 PM
Two New COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics at CVC This Weekend4/20/2021 3:19 PM
Local Volunteers Recognized4/20/2021 11:02 AM
Two COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics at Community Vaccination Center This Weekend4/13/2021 12:02 PM
Executive Sidhu Delivers 2021 State of County Address4/6/2021 6:15 PM
Vaccine Appointments for Next Community Vaccination Center Clinic Available4/6/2021 10:06 AM
Community COVID-19 Testing Site at Bellingham Airport Closed April 43/31/2021 4:20 PM
Vaccine Appointments Available at Community Vaccination Center April 33/30/2021 12:40 PM
New Hours of Operation at Lynden COVID-19 Testing Site3/26/2021 9:53 AM
Whatcom County Council Passes Ferry Fare Surcharge Ordinance3/25/2021 3:34 PM
Lake Whatcom Boulevard Closed Due to Dump Truck Accident3/23/2021 11:55 AM
Vaccine Appointments Available at Community Vaccination Center on March 273/23/2021 11:37 AM
National Guard Mobile Team Now Vaccinating High-Risk Whatcom County Residen3/18/2021 10:11 AM
Community Vaccination Center Hosts Second Clinic March 203/16/2021 1:46 PM
Community Vaccination Center - Media Access3/9/2021 4:59 PM
Community Vaccination Center Open to Public, First Clinic March 133/9/2021 2:27 PM
COVID-19 Testing Site at NW WA Fairgrounds Closed on Saturdays3/8/2021 1:22 PM
ADA Transition Plan in Public Rights-of-Way Available for Comment Online3/1/2021 11:05 AM
Evidence for B.1.1.7 Coronavirus Variant found In Whatcom County2/23/2021 10:52 AM
Large-Scale Community Vaccination Clinic Coming in March2/18/2021 1:05 PM
New Email Address for Media Inquiries2/17/2021 11:51 AM
Whatcom County Health Department to Host COVID-19 Media Briefing2/16/2021 2:42 PM
Testing Site in Lynden Canceled on Saturday due to Inclement Weather2/12/2021 3:22 PM
Whatcom County Moves to Phase 2 of the Roadmap to Recovery Plan2/11/2021 4:27 PM
CORRECTION WCHD partners with NW Labs to Open New Bellingham Testing Site2/10/2021 4:58 PM
WCHD Partners with NW Laboratories to Open New Testing Site in Bellingham2/10/2021 4:32 PM
WCHD to Host Media Briefing and Vaccine Town Hall2/3/2021 1:09 PM
Additional Cases of COVID-19 at Whatcom County Jail Work Center1/27/2021 5:26 PM
Public Participation Sought for Jackson Bridge Replacement in Birch Bay1/27/2021 12:16 PM
Whatcom County Health Department to Host COVID-19 Media Briefing1/26/2021 5:38 PM
Due to High Call Volume Officials ask Public Not to Call about Vaccines1/21/2021 11:11 AM
Vaccine Eligibility Now Includes Phase 1B, Tier 1, but Demand Far Surpasses1/18/2021 7:11 PM
Cases Take Off Across Whatcom County, Especially in North1/13/2021 10:14 AM
Whatcom County Health Department To Host COVID-19 Media Briefing1/12/2021 1:15 PM
COVID-19 Virus Activity Higher than Ever, Officials Urge Immediate Action1/8/2021 5:14 PM
Whatcom County Health Department To Host COVID-19 Media Briefing1/5/2021 12:28 PM
WCHD to Hold COVID-19 Media Briefing on Dec. 812/7/2020 6:39 PM
WCHD Identifies Additional COVID-19 Cases at City Hall Tent Camp12/4/2020 3:29 PM
Health Board Adopts Resolution Recognizing Racism as Public Health Crisis11/27/2020 4:55 PM
Whatcom County Health Department Moves COVID-19 Testing Out of the Weather11/23/2020 11:05 AM
Community Asked Stay Home, Avoid Gatherings, Use Testing Services Sagely11/20/2020 6:30 PM
WCHD to Host COVID-19 Media Briefing With PeaceHealth11/20/2020 5:18 PM
Whatcom County Launches Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) Program11/19/2020 6:31 PM
WCPW Launches New Trip Planning Tool; COVID-19 Could Impact Snow Response11/19/2020 4:42 PM
Whatcom County Health Officer revises recommendation to schools11/19/2020 2:48 PM
Biotoxin Levels Drop on Many Whatcom County Beaches11/12/2020 6:02 PM
Local COVID-19 cases surging, Health Director advises action11/12/2020 4:22 PM
Data Reporting Delay During Holidays11/10/2020 6:17 PM
WCHD offers holiday gathering guidance during COVID-1911/9/2020 1:38 PM
Whatcom County Health Department to Host COVID-19 Media Briefing11/6/2020 1:58 PM
Special Meeting of the Whatcom County Veterans Advisory Board11/4/2020 12:17 PM
Whatcom County Leaders Express Confidence in Election Integrity10/31/2020 3:10 PM
Monthly Lummi Island Ferry Punch Card Sales Resume November 410/30/2020 11:26 AM
Traffic Reduced to One Lane on Nootka Loop Starting Nov. 2 for Construction10/27/2020 4:32 PM
Lummi Island Ferry Expands COVID-19 Sailing Schedule Starting Oct. 26;10/22/2020 1:27 PM
WCHD Weekly COVID-19 Data Updates Move to Tuesdays10/21/2020 12:13 PM
Leeward Way Daytime Road Closures Start Monday, Oct. 2610/19/2020 2:31 PM
County Executive Presents 2021-2022 Budget10/16/2020 4:01 PM
Whatcom County Health Department to Host COVID-19 Media Briefing10/13/2020 1:54 PM
October 21 Service Outage Planned for Lummi Island Ferry10/9/2020 2:04 PM
Axlund Road Closing Oct. 15-16 for Culvert Replacement10/8/2020 3:32 PM
WCHD and Highland Health and Rehabilitation Responding to Facility Outbreak9/29/2020 3:27 PM
Lummi Island Ferry Scheduled Return to Service on Oct. 39/28/2020 3:59 PM
COVID-19 mobile testing in Lynden closed Friday afternoon due to high wind9/25/2020 12:41 PM
COVID-19 mobile testing in Lynden closed Friday morning due to wind9/24/2020 5:03 PM
Whatcom County COVID-19 Cases On The Rise, Risk Remains High9/22/2020 3:05 PM
Special Meeting of the Whatcom County Public Health Advisory Board9/21/2020 12:09 PM
Periodic Closures of Mosquito Lake Road Sept. 28-30 for Bridge Inspections9/21/2020 11:14 AM
Axlund Road Closing Sept. 23-24 for Culvert Replacement9/17/2020 1:55 PM
WUC marks six months of COVID-19 response Volunteers needed9/16/2020 4:58 PM
Whatcom County Health Department To Host COVID-19 Media Briefing9/15/2020 1:04 PM
All COVID-19 mobile testing in Bellingham closed Monday due to Air Quality9/14/2020 10:37 AM
COVID-19 mobile testing at Civic Field in Bellingham closed tomorrow mornin9/13/2020 4:35 PM
Pavement Striping on Slater Road Scheduled for Sept. 179/11/2020 11:12 AM
Lena Road Closure Sept. 14-15 for Culvert Replacement9/11/2020 10:50 AM
COVID-19 mobile testing in Lynden closed this afternoon due to air quality9/11/2020 10:36 AM
Whatcom County businesses provided more than $2.5 million in grants9/8/2020 3:28 PM
Pavement Striping on Mosquito Lake Road Scheduled for Sept. 9-109/8/2020 8:35 AM
Leeward Way Drainage Improvement Construction Begins in October9/2/2020 4:12 PM
Explanation of Change to COVID-19 Race and Ethnicity Data Reporting9/1/2020 12:28 PM
Pavement Striping on Birch Bay Lynden Road Scheduled for Sept. 38/31/2020 4:25 PM
Whatcom ReStart Grants Provide Boost for Childcare Providers8/31/2020 11:09 AM
COVID-19 Mobile Testing Program: Week of 8/31; Scheduling Starts 8/298/28/2020 10:24 AM
Lummi Island Pavement Striping Rescheduled for Sept. 1-28/26/2020 11:01 AM
Lummi Island Road Striping Cancelled; Will Be Rescheduled for Later Date8/25/2020 4:08 PM
Whatcom County Health Department To Host COVID-19 Media Briefing8/24/2020 12:13 PM
Community COVID-19 low-barrier testing expands during week of August 248/21/2020 7:26 PM
Pavement Striping Rescheduled for Aug. 25-26 on Lummi Island Roads8/19/2020 3:30 PM
Pavement Striping on Hannegan Road Rescheduled for Aug. 278/19/2020 12:16 PM
One Day Closure of Edgewater Lane's South Entrance Aug. 268/18/2020 1:07 PM
WCHD and WUC To Host COVID-19 Media Briefing8/17/2020 3:42 PM
WCHD and WUC Start Mobile Testing in Bellingham August 178/16/2020 12:38 PM
Whatcom County PHAB Employer Support Task Force provides new guidance tools8/13/2020 11:54 AM
Canceled: Pavement Striping Operations on Lummi Island for Aug. 17-188/13/2020 10:28 AM
Volunteers need for COVID-19 response8/12/2020 5:16 PM
Pavement Striping on Hannegan Road Set for Aug. 208/12/2020 3:38 PM
Pavement Striping on Lummi Island set for Aug. 17-188/12/2020 3:21 PM
Whatcom Unified Command COVID-19 Response by the Numbers8/11/2020 4:30 PM
Restoration Project will Deliver Logs to Terrell Creek via Helicopter; Publ8/10/2020 7:29 AM
Low-barrier COVID-19 testing to expand, WCHD & WUCH to partner to provide8/7/2020 11:37 AM
Hannegan Road Striping Cancelled for Aug. 138/6/2020 11:54 AM
Chip Seal Road Work Scheduled on Lummi Reservation Aug. 10-138/6/2020 11:41 AM
Pavement Striping Hannegan Road Aug. 13; Drivers Should Expect Long Delays8/6/2020 8:11 AM
WCHD Seeks Community Feedback on COVID-19 Preve8/5/2020 5:33 PM
Whatcom County Health Officer Recommends Remote Start for Schools8/4/2020 7:45 PM
Northshore Drive / Edgewater Lane Stormwater Improvements Start Aug. 108/3/2020 8:21 AM
Lummi Nation Roads Scheduled for Chip Seal Work Aug. 3-67/30/2020 9:51 AM
Pavement Striping on Lake Whatcom Blvd and Lake Louise Road7/30/2020 8:16 AM
Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing Site Will Not Operate July 24 and 257/23/2020 12:38 PM
Lummi Island Ferry Crew Rescue Distressed Kayakers7/21/2020 1:27 PM
Low-barrier Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing Facility reopens July 17 and 187/16/2020 12:38 AM
Countywide Partnership Launches Grant Program for Businesses7/15/2020 11:31 PM
WCHD & WUC To Host COVID-19 Media Briefing7/14/2020 9:35 PM
WCHD & WUC low-barrier COVID-19 Testing Facility Pilot on July 10 and 117/9/2020 12:27 PM
Additional Lummi Island Roads Scheduled for Chip Seal Work Starting July 137/8/2020 11:58 AM
Employer Support Task Force Launches Safer. Stronger. Together. Campaign7/7/2020 5:18 PM
WCHD and WUC to Pilot Low-Barrier COVID-19 Testing Facility7/7/2020 2:55 PM
Registration Open for Drought Planning and Preparedness Speaker Series7/7/2020 2:50 PM
Whatcom Unified Command honors COVID-19 responders7/2/2020 5:09 PM
Whatcom County Health Department to Host COVID-19 Media Briefing6/30/2020 12:54 PM
Whatcom County Health Department offers 4th of July gathering guidance6/29/2020 4:22 PM
Whatcom Co. Health Dept. Statement re: Statewide Mask Requirement6/23/2020 6:45 PM
Whatcom County not eligible to apply for Phase 3 this week6/23/2020 4:59 PM
Whatcom County Health Department To Host COVID-19 Media Briefing6/18/2020 2:28 PM
PSP Biotoxin at Dangerous Levels in Whatcom County6/18/2020 11:34 AM
WCHD Investigating COVID-19 Spread from Large Private Gatherings6/12/2020 5:49 PM
Whatcom Unified Command to distribute thousands of masks, supplies6/8/2020 10:41 AM
Whatcom County Approved to Phase 26/5/2020 11:01 AM
Crew on Two Additional American Seafoods Vessels Test Positive for COVID-196/4/2020 7:55 PM
Whatcom County Health Department updates its COVID-19 Data Dashboard6/3/2020 12:31 PM
Whatcom County Applies for Phase 2 of ‘Safe Start Washington’6/2/2020 1:52 PM
Whatcom County Health Department Announces COVID-19 Press Briefing5/31/2020 1:58 PM
Confirmed COVID-19 Case aboard Fishing Vessel in Whatcom County5/29/2020 7:39 PM
Corrected Information Re: Mask Distribution and WCHD Mask Directive5/18/2020 3:56 PM
Whatcom County Directive to Use Face Coverings in Public Effective May 225/18/2020 12:57 PM
Whatcom County Health Department to host COVID-19 Media Briefing May 185/17/2020 2:59 PM
Whatcom County Extends Food Establishment Permits for Economic Relief5/8/2020 4:30 PM
Whatcom County Health Department To Host COVID-19 Media Briefing May 45/3/2020 4:44 PM
Public Health Advisory Board Opens COVID Business Task Force Applications4/27/2020 6:36 PM
Whatcom County Health Department to Host COVID-19 Media Briefing April 274/26/2020 2:32 PM
Whatcom County Executive Delays Payment Deadlines, Waives Late Fees for Res4/24/2020 11:23 AM
WUC Opens Isolation, Quarantine Facility Medical Referral Required4/23/2020 6:18 PM
Media Advisory Whatcom County Health Dept. COVID-19 Media Briefing April 204/19/2020 2:58 PM
County Health Director Recommends Summer Event Cancellations4/14/2020 5:48 PM
Media Advisory Whatcom County Health Department COIVD-19 Press Briefing4/13/2020 1:06 PM
Whatcom Unified Command moves to expand isolation, quarantine capacity4/10/2020 5:20 PM
Community steps up to help address COVID-194/10/2020 3:18 PM
Farmers Market to Open with Support from Whatcom County Health Depardment4/8/2020 4:15 PM
Whatcom Unified Command quarantine facility being readied4/6/2020 7:50 PM
Rapid Testing for High Priority Populations Now Available from Health Dept.4/3/2020 7:20 PM
Rapid Testing for High Priority Populations Now Available from Health Dept.4/3/2020 5:05 PM
Two Additional COVID-19 Related Deaths in Whatcom County3/26/2020 12:37 PM
Whatcom Unified Command Supports Partnership for Shuksan Healthcare Center3/25/2020 5:31 PM
Whatcom Unified Command Supports Partnership for Shuksan Healthcare Center3/25/2020 3:37 PM
Readout of Call between Gov. Inslee and County Executive Sidhu3/25/2020 1:21 PM
Whatcom County Parks Campgrounds to Remain Closed3/23/2020 9:23 AM
Whatcom County Health Department Identifies 29 Additional Cases of COVID-193/22/2020 9:15 PM
Resident at Whatcom Assisted Living Facility Tests Positive for COVID-193/22/2020 8:56 PM
Notice of Correction: Email Address in Press Release3/21/2020 12:03 PM
Second COVID-19 Related Death; Three at Nursing Facility Test Positive3/21/2020 11:21 AM
Whatcom Unified Command Announces COVID-19 News Conference3/20/2020 8:54 PM
Cherry Point Refineries Provide Donations for COVID-19 Response3/20/2020 6:42 PM
Lighthouse Mission’s Drop-In Center Moving3/19/2020 6:41 PM
First Whatcom County Resident Dies From Coronavirus (COVID-19)3/19/2020 5:17 PM
New COVID-19 Cases Will Be Updated Daily on Website and Daily Email Digest3/18/2020 4:14 PM
Local Governments Across Whatcom County Are United in Response to COVID-193/18/2020 12:56 PM
Whatcom County Health Department Identifies Two New Cases of COVID-193/18/2020 12:02 PM
Whatcom County Health Department Identifies Two New Cases of COVID-193/17/2020 11:23 AM
Whatcom County Health Department Identifies Third Case of COVID-193/15/2020 11:31 AM
SECOND CASE OF COVID-19 CONFIRMED IN WHATCOM COUNTY RESIDENT3/13/2020 6:28 PM
UPDATE TO Notice of Potential Public Exposure to COVID-193/13/2020 4:10 PM
Whatcom County Public Schools Closing to Slow Spread of COVID-193/13/2020 1:59 PM
Whatcom County Senior Centers Closing in Response to COVID-193/11/2020 5:56 PM
Whatcom County Declares Emergency; New Recommendations to the Public3/10/2020 3:57 PM
First Case of COVID-19 in Whatcom County3/10/2020 2:29 PM
WCHD Statement on Meridian School District Closure3/10/2020 5:03 AM
Whatcom County Government Operations Info on Response to COVID-193/6/2020 4:50 PM
Daily Updates on COVID-19 Surveillance on WCHD Website3/4/2020 3:01 PM
Update on Community "After the Flood" mtg and Notice of Press Conference2/6/2020 2:56 PM
Whatcom County PA's Office Receives $900,000 Grant Award for LEAD Program10/3/2019 4:04 PM
Crisis Stabilization Facility Ground Breaking Ceremony Sept. 309/23/2019 2:59 PM
Whatcom County Public Works Notification - Chip Seal Road List: 8/6 to 8/97/31/2019 2:43 PM
June 17 Recognition for Life Saving EMTs6/11/2019 4:01 PM
Rescuers to be Recognized by Lake Whatcom Cardiac Arrest Survivor11/29/2018 1:58 PM
Whatcom Water Week September 16-23, 20178/28/2017 3:05 PM
Whatcom County Public Works Notification - Crack Seal Road List 8/21 - 8/248/17/2017 4:11 PM
Whatcom County Public Works Notification - Chip Seal Road List 7/17 - 7/20.7/13/2017 11:11 AM
Hertz Trail Temporary Closure3/30/2017 2:44 PM
Notice of County Ethics Commission Annual Admin Meeting March 1, 20172/21/2017 1:27 PM
Biotoxin Levels Drop - No Biotoxin Closures in Whatcom County10/26/2016 2:40 PM
Bellingham Bay, Portage Bay, and South Whatcom Closed to Shellfish Harvest6/10/2016 7:53 AM
Birch Bay Remains Closed to Shellfish Harvest5/19/2016 9:37 AM
PSP BIOTOXIN CAUSES RECREATIONAL SHELLFISH CLOSURES FOR NORTH WHATCOM4/6/2016 6:55 AM
Whatcom County Health Department Awarded National Accreditation3/16/2016 1:19 PM
Whatcom County Parks & Recreation Closing Hovander Homestead Park12/9/2015 10:00 AM
Whatcom County Parks & Recreation Closed Cedar Point Trail12/9/2015 9:19 AM
Third Community Meeting - Lake Whatcom & Lookout Mountain Parks Development10/12/2015 3:50 PM
E.coli O157:H7 outbreak - Final Investigation Summary6/3/2015 2:58 PM
Whatcom County E.coli O157:H7 Daily Outbreak Updates Available5/13/2015 10:30 AM
Whatcom County E. coli O157 Outbreak Update: 12:30 PM May 6 20155/6/2015 12:44 PM
PSP Biotoxin Causes Recreational Shellfish Closure No. Whatcom Beaches5/6/2015 8:57 AM
Whatcom County E. coli 0157 outbreak update May 5, 20155/5/2015 5:08 PM
Whatcom County E. coli O157 Outbreak Update: 3:30 PM May 1 20155/1/2015 4:09 PM