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Bellingham Herald (NewsBank)
Find full-text articles from the Bellingham Herald for 2000 to date. Coverage includes local news, business news, sports, letters to the editor, obituaries and much more.

Bellingham Herald Index
Bellingham Herald is indexed from July 1, 1992 to December 31, 2005. The Bellingham Business Journal is indexed from January 1999 to December 2005. A print index for the Bellingham Herald covering January 1988 through June 30, 1992 is available at the Bellingham Public Library. (This is only an index. Searches do not search or retrieve full text articles.)

ProQuest: US Hispanic Newsstream
Access to leading Hispanic newspapers from US publishers in both Spanish and English, including La Opinión (Los Angeles), La Prensa (San Antonio), and Extra (Chicago).

ProQuest: US Newsstream
Search the major newspapers of the United States, including the Los Angeles TimesNew York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Christian Science Monitor.

ProQuest: US West Newsstream
Covers news sources from Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington. Washington state coverage includes the daily newspapers from Seattle, Tacoma, Spokane and Vancouver.
The Bellingham Herald is not indexed in US West Newsstream; instead, see: Bellingham Herald (NewsBank)

Seattle Times (NewsBank)
Search the Seattle Times Collection including their print, blogs, and web editions.

USA News (NewsBank)
Search multiple news sources in the United States.

Washington Digital Newspapers
Search more than 400,000 pages of the Washington State Library’s collection of historic Washington newspapers. A rich source of primary materials for teachers, students, genealogists, and professional researchers.

Washington News (NewsBank)
Search multiple news sources in Washington State.

World News (NewsBank)
News from sources around the world! Sources include a variety of news media featuring newspapers, videos and web-only content.

Other Library Resources

See all results for newspapers in the library catalog.

Use the microfilm equipment at the Central Library to read, save, or print microfilm archives of local newspapers.

Bellingham and Whatcom County Newspapers

All Point Bulletin (Point Roberts)

Bellingham Business Journal

Bellingham Herald

Cascadia Weekly

Ferndale Record Journal

Lynden Tribune

Northern Light (Blaine, Birch Bay, and Semiahmoo)

Northwest Citizen

Whatcom Watch