Whatcom County Remembers 9/11

Sept. 11, 2001: A retrospective

The mind struggles to recall a world before Sept. 11, 2001, the day terror ripped through a bright blue sky. In this video retrospective, the images tell a story of chaos and courage, the story of the day that forever changed America.


Where were you?

  • Jon Mutchler

    ferndale wa, WA – “9-11-01 was my 42nd birthday. I was at work early (5 am) working on a church project while listening to the local sports radio station ...”

  • Stephanie Gaona

    bellingham, WA – “I was 16 years old on 9/11 and living on an Air Force base in Japan. It was between 10 and 12 at night when ...”

  • Colin Sweeney

    Ferndale , WA – “My wife and I were living on Maui at the time. I was in my office when my wife called and asked if I had ...”