Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Find help with rent and utilities

If you’re looking for help with housing costs, you’re not alone. State and local organizations are distributing federal rental assistance … Read More

GoSkagit
Lovelett, Carrell in state Senate race

State. Sen Liz Lovelett, D-Anacortes, faces Republican challenger Charles Carrell in the 40th Legislative District race. Lovelett has served as senator since February 2019, and previously served five years on the Anacortes City Council. … Read More

KGMI News
Local leaders plan virtual town hall to discuss COVID-19 and the economy

The Downtown Bellingham Partnership is hosting a virtual town hall on May 7th at 3pm on Zoom. They will be joined by Senator Liz Lovelett, Rep. Debra Lekanoff, Rep. Alex Ramel, and Rep Sharon Shewmake who will discuss how Governor Jay Inslee’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy order has affected our local economy. The meeting is targeted towards small business owners and operators. … Read More

Washington State Governor
Governor Inslee’s order for phased re-opening of Washington’s economy

Governor Inslee signs new COVID-19 order for phased re-opening of Washington's economy. “This phased approach to re-opening our economy will allow us to move forward with a careful and thoughtful balance of our state’s health and economic needs,” Inslee said. “However, if infection rates and hospitalizations for COVID-related issues go up, I would not hesitate to scale these efforts back down to protect public health and save lives." … Read More