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Fentanyl deaths in Whatcom County still climbing

Youths especially hard-hit by drug epidemic

Bags of fentanyl in ziplock bags laid out on the cardboard.
Law enforcement seized 85,000 fentanyl pills Nov. 30, 2022, in Whatcom and Snohomish counties. Deaths from drug overdoses continue to climb in Whatcom County, according to a report this week from county Health and Community Services. (Photo courtesy of DEA Seattle Field Division)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
Fentanyl deaths continue to climb in Whatcom County, according to a report this week from county Hea
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