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Skagit River bridge replacement on schedule

Crews working around the clock

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Payday-loan measure advances

Giving six to 18 months to repay loans

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New gun-control bill to be filed

Would close a loophole in Washington’s current background check law

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Hepatitis A outbreak spreads to Washington State

Linked to Townsend Farms frozen berries sold at Costco

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Alcohol at graduation parties will not be tolerated

Parents can face serious charges

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Lummi Victims of Crime Unit receives top recognition

U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan surprises staff

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Woman takes wheelchair trip for charity

Three-hundred mile trip into Oregon

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BNSF says Sierra Club lawsuit is meritless

Argue polution problem is already solved

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Twenty percent of marriages are same-sex couples

Nearly 2,500 same-sex couples married since law began

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Armstrong living positive life but problems not over

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A cancer survivor and hero to millions, Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France victories and banned for life from racing.

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Brita recalling children’s water bottles

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Brita is recalling approximately 242,500 children's water filter bottles due to a possible laceration hazard.

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Browns not ready to name starting quarterback

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine watches his team during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Washington Redskins Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Landover, Md.

Browns coach Mike Pettine's decision became tougher after Hoyer and Manziel played poorly in an exhibition loss at Washington on Monday night.

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Iwakuma fans season-high 11, Mariners top Phillies 

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Friday, June 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Hisashi Iwakuma pitches a gem and Kyle Seager homered to lead the Seattle Mariners to a victory over the Phillies on Tuesday night.

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NY Islanders owner announces sale

FILE - This is an Oct. 24, 2012, file photo, showing New York Islanders owner Charles Wang addressing the media during a press conference at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. The New York Islanders have announced that the team is being sold to a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor. In a statement Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, the team says a group led by former Capitals co-owner Jon Ledecky and investor Scott Malkin has reached an agreement to buy a "substantial" minority interest in the team.

The New York Islanders have announced that the team is being sold to a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor.