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Olympic Pipe Line explosion’s human toll, and the families’ legacy

25 years ago, Bellingham's tragedy brought together a community

Smoke looms over Barkley Village on June 10, 1999. The pipeline explosion happened near the city water treatment plant in Whatcom Falls Park. (Photo courtesy of Remembering Whatcom Creek Collection - Center for Pacific Northwest Studies WWU)
By Julia Tellman Local News Reporter
From left, Liam Wood, Stephen Tsiorvas and Wade King. The three boys lost their lives due to a pipel
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