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Sierra Club sues BNSF over Washington State coal pollution

Wants to require Clean Water Act permits for coal trains

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PeaceHealth says partnerships will not reduce services

Reaction to ACLU’s call for a moratorium on secular and non-secular hospital mergers

fire fighters

Fire Chief: Fireworks ban good for city

Allows focus on more important fire emergencies

coal pile

Council asks Mayor to consider coal study budget

Could cost the up to $25,000.

hotel lobby

Port approves airport Holiday Inn

Expected to open by summer 2015

gas pump

Ferndale gas tax vote nixed from ballot

Council reverses may decision

Rep. Steve O'Ban, R-28

O’Ban will replace Carrell in Senate

Appointed by Piece County Council

allergies

No relief from long allergy season

Locals doctor says longer season is new norm

aclu

ACLU asks for moratorium on hospital mergers

Cites UW Medicine and PeaceHealth merger

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WTA assisting Amtrak commuters

Third route added between Seattle and Bellingham

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Seahawks finalize practice squad roster

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The Seattle Seahawks finalized their 10-man practice squad roster earlier Monday.

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Right guard Boone passes physical, rejoins 49ers

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The 27-year-old Boone reached agreement on a restructured $6 million, two-year contract Sunday. The 49ers requested a roster exemption and Boone must be added to the 53-man roster before he can play.

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A’s smack Mariners

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Adam Dunn hit a towering, two-run homer in his first at-bat for Oakland to highlight a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday in a matchup of playoff contenders.

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Washington turns to Miles at QB for week 2

Washington quarterback Cyler Miles keeps the ball and pushes off Idaho State's Cody Sorensen on a keeper in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, in Seattle. Washington won 56-0.

Washington will turn to Cyler Miles at quarterback when the No. 25 Huskies make their home debut under coach Chris Petersen.

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Kirk rallies to win the Deutsche Bank Championship

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Chris Kirk closed with a 5-under 66 on Monday to win the Deutsche Bank Championship and bolster his case for a Ryder Cup pick.