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 Vehicle Licensing Subagent Closing
 The Ferndale vehicle licensing subagent at the Cost Cutter location is closing December 23rd. If you renewed online and selected this location for pickup you will need to come to Courthouse location after the 23rd. Use the link above to find an alternative location.
 Whatcom County Government Holiday Closure Dates
 Most Whatcom County Government offices will be closed for the Christmas holiday, Tuesday, December 24, and Wednesday, December 25, 2014. Whatcom County District and Superior Courts will be open at 8:30 a.m. for limited hours on December 24, 2014. Whatcom County wishes all county residents a peaceful and joyous holiday season and best wishes for the new year.
 Health Department Shares Tips for Food Safety During the Holidays
 Food safety experts at the Washington State Department of Health have safety tips for cooks, to lower the risk of foodborne illness. See the link above.
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