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Gannett to acquire KING5-TV owner Belo

Making company nation’s fourth largest owner of TV stations

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Old GP site open for fireworks viewing

First time wharf has been open for event

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Mud flows putting hikers at risk

Areas of Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest

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Wild weather near Lynden produces funnel cloud

National Weather Service confirms small storm cell detected

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Man injured by hydrogen explosion

Science experiment gone wrong

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Attorney says county is violating state growth law

Argues tougher water rules needed to protect environment

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Planning commission approves recommendations for waterfront

Plans go to City Council for consideration

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Bellingham man faces charges in fatal crash

Arlington woman dies in Snohomish County

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Buyers warned to beware of flood-drenched vehicles

Scammers cleaning up cars and selling them

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State government begins planning for possible shutdown

Legislature’s budget deadline is June 30

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Bellingham Post 7 baseball season comes to an end

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Bellingham wraps up the season with a 41-and-10 record.

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Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

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Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, center, and V. Stiviano, left, watch the Clippers play the Los Angeles Lakers during an NBA preseason basketball game in Los Angeles on Monday, Dec. 19, 2011. NBA spokesman Mike Bass said in a statement Saturday, April 26, 2014, that the league is in the process of authenticating the validity of the recording posted on TMZ's website. Bass called the comments "disturbing and offensive."

A judge has ruled against Clippers owner Donald Sterling and cleared the way for the $2 billion sale of the team to Steve Ballmer.

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Kearse has gone from undrafted to lock for Seattle

Seattle Seahawks' Jermaine Kearse in action at an NFL football camp practice Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Once an undrafted free agent and seeming longshot to make the Seahawks roster, Kearse might now fall into the category of being a lock when the final 53-man roster

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DI all-star shortstop, Fine, transferring to WWU  

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Mount Vernon graduate, Alicia Fine, who played last three years at Portland State will transfer to WWU beginning this fall.