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Local unemployment up

Preliminary figures show increase

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Summer heat is on its way

Temps may jump 15 degree or more next week

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Ferndale road closure

Portal Way and Grandview Road 24 hour closure

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Inslee asks for economic-disaster declaration

For areas and businesses affected by bridge collapse

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Mount Vernon City Council considers pot moratorium

Six month ban on marijuana retail

Pile of coffee beans.

Starbucks hikes prices

Raising prices at a time when coffee costs are falling

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Boy robbed of belt and shoes

Man and woman arrested

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Ericksen: Budget agreement as soon as today

Temporary shutdown if no agreement is reached by June 30

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Public Works presents plan to keep asbestos out of Swift Creek

Naturally occurring asbestos coming down Sumas Mountain

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Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest, setting a record by devouring an entire bird.

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