The Whatcom Independent is a locally owned, Bellingham based, weekly newspaper and online medium.
We are a major source of local news covering all of Whatcom County.
Our in-depth investigative reporting assures our readers accurate and timely news that goes beyond the “sound-bite” or headline.
Our balanced point of view welcomes input from readers through letters to the editor and guest pieces.
Sections of the paper include News, City and County Events, Arts and Life, Opinions and Cascadia, devoted to stories about outdoor issues and events.