Whatcom County, where everyone, just everyone, hates to follow regulations / Facebook post, Whatcom Hawk, Wendy Harris

holding patterns

16 hrs December 10, 2015  Wendy Harris

Golly Gee Willikers, I know this is Whatcom County, where everyone, just everyone, hates to follow regulations, but wouldn’t it be a good idea for our county sheriff to do so… you know, just to provide an example of how the system is supposed to work, at least in theory? Continue reading

Here is a quote from my first book / Facebook post, Whatcom Hawk, Walter Haugen

end of the oil ageYesterday at 11:37am  December 9, 2015  Walter Haugen

Here is a quote from my first book:
“In 2008, oil prices reached 7.5% of GDP in the US and triggered a major demand reduction. In 2010, Deutsche Bank predicted the next oil shock will come at 6.5% of GDP, which reflects their assessment of an increasing sensitivity to oil prices. As I write this in 2012, the price of oil is approximately 5% of US GDP.”

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Beating down needed environmental regulations / Facebook post, Whatcom Hawk, Sj Robson

ecology manureYesterday at 9:06pm  December 8, 2015  Sandy Robson

While many in Whatcom have been busy fighting against crude oil by rail transport, proposed coal terminals, and SSA Marine’s recent $100,000 funded election scheme attempt to change the way we vote, public relations pro Gerald Baron has been getting paid by local farmers to beat down needed environmental regulations. Continue reading