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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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Whatcom group provides health insurance exchange assistance

HelpIng Whatcom, Skagit, San Juan, Island and Snohomish counties

Sunrise sortie

Defense bill funds Whidbey Island Naval Air Base

Proposed bill funds Poseidon program at base

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Washington ranks fourth in GDP growth

Grew 3.6 percent in 2012

Procession, funeral honor fallen trooper

Motorcade of about 350 police cars

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Drowning: Not like in the movies

Coast Guard’s warning signs

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Artists raising money to renovate Parkade into performing arts venue

Online fundraiser for the Commercial Street Theatre Project

Trooper’s funeral scheduled today in Everett

500 police cars are expected to participate

Photo courtesy of WSDOT

NTSB to release report on I-5 bridge collapse

Investigators interview pilot driver

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AP sources: Texas fires coach Barnes after 17 years

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The NCAA logo is on the court as work continues at The Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, March 18, 2015, for the NCAA college basketball second and third round game. Second round games start on Thursday.

Texas has fired coach Rick Barnes after 17 seasons, people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.

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WWU bounces back with victories over UC San Diego and San Francisco State

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The Vikings bounced back with a pair of 5-4 wins over UC San Diego and San Francisco State in second-day action Saturday at the Cal State Stanislaus Tournament of Champions.

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Donigian runs nation’s fastest NCAA II 100 at Texas Relays

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Western Washington University men's sprinter Alex Donigian ran the fastest 100 meters nationally in NCAA Division II this season with a 10.27 clocking in at the Texas Relays

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Gonzaga’s 1st regional final in 16 years vs top-seeded Duke

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Gonzaga coach Mark Few

This is the 17th consecutive NCAA trip for the No. 2 seed Bulldogs (35-2), but their first regional final since 1999. Their only previous games against Duke are two regular-season losses.

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Seahawks QB Russell Wilson works out with Texas Rangers

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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson reaches up to grab a throw as he works out with the Texas Rangers during spring training baseball practice, Monday, March 3, 2014, in Surprise, Ariz.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is spending a day with the Texas Rangers and drawing on his Super Bowl experience to deliver a message to the team.