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Bellingham mayor’s race in limbo after injunction

Candidate who filed petition to be on ballot seeks recount

Joel Johnson smiles in front of the Whatcom County Superior Court.
Joel Johnson filed an injunction in Whatcom County Superior Court May 22, seeking a recount of the signatures on his petition to appear on the Aug. 1 primary ballot in the Bellingham mayor's race. (Ralph Schwartz/Cascadia Daily News)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
The slate of candidates for mayor of Bellingham is not set yet. Joel Johnson, who submitted more
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