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Take a broader look at the need for a bigger jail

'Diversion alone will not curb incarceration'

Five metal bunkbeds crowd a dark room in a jail.
Around a dozen inmates in the Whatcom County Jail live and sleep in a windowless room that was once an indoor recreation space. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Andrew Reding Guest Writer
I’ve been on two tours of the Whatcom County Jail. No question about it: Conditions are crowded, d
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