Seahawks fandom: The #12thMan treasure hunt

Since the Seahawks beat the 49ers on January 19th, team spirit has gone wild. "I'm in" signs taped to every window. "12" banners flapping from…

WWU logo: If you can’t see Mount Baker, why feature it?

Western Washington University recently released a brand new logo. As a Western alumnus, I hate to admit I am a little confused by it. The…

Crews tearing out part of waterfront streetcar tracks

Attention Seattle streetcar lovers: If you happen to be near the intersection of First Avenue S. at S. Main Street in Pioneer Square and see…

The old Red Robin and the young millennials

I love Red Robin. My family says I have been going there ever since I was a little kid. Towers of onion rings, more varieties…

They dared to cover the news and went out of business

In the newsroom of the Whatcom Independent, there sits a bell, like the ones you see at hotels next to signs reading, "tap for service."…