Thin plastic retail bags such as these will become a thing of the past next month for Tacoma.
Thin plastic retail bags such as these will become a thing of the past next month for Tacoma. Dean J. Koepfler News Tribune file, 2015
Thin plastic retail bags such as these will become a thing of the past next month for Tacoma. Dean J. Koepfler News Tribune file, 2015

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    More brick-and-mortar stores closed in Whatcom County this year than any time since 2009, according to an informal survey by Business Editor Dave Gallagher of The Bellingham Herald.