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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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Deadline close for Legislature to act on estate-tax law

Has until tonight or refund checks will be mailed

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Heroin use rising in Washington

Deaths have more than doubled

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Deputy Prosecutor set to retire

Mac Setter finishes up 36 years in Prosecutor’s Office

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Second special session begins today

Legislature fails to reach budget agreement

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State board wants tougher water rules in Whatcom County

People could pay more to access water or use septic systems

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Larsen calls on Congress to invest in transportation

In response to Skagit River Bridge collapse

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NTSB: Driver says he felt “crowded”

May have been a second semi on Skagit River bridge

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Today in entertainment history: April 2

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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Whatcom crash sends three to hospital

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Two women were rushed to the hospital, but a 2-year-old boy appears to O-K after a violent crash between a car and a semi.

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Missing shirt may be in Bellingham

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A family is desperately searching for their grandfather's old shirt.

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State auditor: Federal investigation not affecting work

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State Auditor Troy Kelley, embroiled in a federal investigation, skipped a chance to testify before lawmakers

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Measles vaccinations up in Washington this winter

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State Department of Health data shows that measles vaccinations in Washington are up about 27 percent this winter, compared to last winter.