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Big changes coming for Whatcom County Medical Examiner’s office

The independent agency will join the county and add staff to meet a growing need

The medical examiner's office at 1500 N. State St. could become a county position after this year. An outsized budget request from the current ME
The Whatcom County Medical Examiner Office at 1300 State St. is undergoing renovations. The ME is working in an office space located in the basement of the courthouse. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Annie Todd Criminal Justice/Enterprise Reporter
Big changes are on the way for the Whatcom County Medical Examiner’s Office. The office, curre
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