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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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WSU’s Leach looking to build on last year’s bowl game

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Washington State Head Coach Mike Leach takes questions at the 2014 Pac-12 NCAA college football media days at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

The Cougars return eight starters, including school record setting, senior quarterback Connor Halliday, from a 6-and-7 campaign last season.

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USC’s Sarkisian happy for the University of Washington

Southern California head coach Steve Sarkisian takes questions at the Pac-12 NCAA college football media days at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles, Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

USC's Sarkisian on the Huskies: "I can honestly say I'll be rooting for them this fall."

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Colon overpowers Seattle in New York’s 3-2 win

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New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Seattle Mariners in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in Seattle.

Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game giving up a single to Robinson Cano with two outs in the seventh inning. Mariners drop series to Mets and have gone just 2-and-4 since the All-Star break.

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Oregon picked to win Pac-12 in preseason poll

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The Washington Huskies and Washington State Cougars were picked to finish 3rd and 5th respectively in the North Division.

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Kansas City Chiefs, running back Jamaal Charles reach deal

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Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) runs the ball against the Denver Broncos in the second quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, in Denver.

The six-year NFL veteran ran for 1,287 yards and 12 touchdowns last year as the Chiefs reached the playoffs.