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Disenrolled Nooksack tribal members appeal

More than 300 members have been disenrolled

coal train

Sierra Club sues BNSF over Washington State coal pollution

Wants to require Clean Water Act permits for coal trains

hospital hand washing

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


No relief from long allergy season

Locals doctor says longer season is new norm

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Lions running back Joique Bell ruled out for Seattle game

Helmet of Detroit Lions wide receiver T.J. Jones (13) on the field before an NFL preseason football game against the New York Jets at Ford Field in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

The Lions also ruled out tight end Brandon Pettigrew.

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A’s edge M’s in 13 innings

Marcus Semien

Marcus Semien hit a two-run homer in the 13th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 7-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.

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Blazers blank Ravens in home opener

bellingham blazers logo

With the win, Bellingham improves to 2-2 on the season.

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No. 25 Florida routs No. 3 Ole Miss & AP Top 25 scoreboard


All the scores from across the AP Top 25.

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Max Scherzer K’s 17 in second no-hitter this season

Max Scherzer

Only one batter reached base against Scherzer, and that came when third baseman Yunel Escobar bounced a throw for an error on Kevin Plawecki's leadoff grounder in the sixth inning.