Cherry Point http://kplu.org en Whatcom County Council Races Attracting Big Money Over Coal http://kplu.org/post/whatcom-county-council-races-attracting-big-money-over-coal <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An unprecedented amount of outside money has been pouring into local elections in Whatcom County to fund both sides of the fight stemming from the proposed coal export terminal at Cherry Point.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Four of the county council's seven seats are up for grabs. And two political action groups have formed to try and tip the balance in the Gateway Pacific project north of Bellingham.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 12:01:00 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 10648 at http://kplu.org Whatcom County Council Races Attracting Big Money Over Coal