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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

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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


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

Recent Headlines

in Black Friday, Lifestyle, National

Black Friday crowds thin in subdued start to holiday shopping


America's annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza was short on fireworks this year.

in National

At least three injured in shooting near Colorado Springs abortion clinic


Police swarmed an "active shooter" situation unfolding near a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs.

in Sports

The weekend sports schedule


From the Associated Press, here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events. All times are listed in…

in National

Making headlines this week

Santa Claus participates in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP)

A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.