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fast food

Seattle fast-food employees strike

Saying minimum wage isn’t enough to make a living

liquor

Anniversary of liquor privatization tomorrow

Over 1,400 retailers sell liquor statewide

carrell

Republican Senator Mike Carrell has died

Long battle with Blood disorder

Skagit bridge

Temporary bridge expected in weeks, replacement by fall

Federal emergency funds only covers partial repairs

lumber truck

Environmental group takes issue with green seal label

Says lumber companies are taking advantage

train commuter

Blaine pursuing possible rail stop

Meeting on state’s rail plans in Blaine today

KC-46A

Boeing beginning production of KC-46

Refueling tanker for Air Force

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Seattle to install new public toilet in Pioneer Square

Seahawks bathroom

Seattle officials are hoping to purchase and install a new public toilet in Pioneer Square by the end of the year.

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Feds: Troy Kelley paid stolen money to law firm

State Auditor Troy Kelley

Federal prosecutors say indicted Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley paid more than $900,000 in stolen money to his high-priced law firm.

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Annoying train horns are the topic of a meeting in Bellingham

green train

Tonight’s meeting at the Chrysalis Inn starts at 6:30.

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A portion of Portal Way is closed today

road work ahead

The section between Eaton Avenue and Somerset Street in Ferndale is shut down.

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Your home may be worth more than it was last year at this time

House Real Estate

Whatcom County home values are up 5 percent in the first quarter of this year from the same period a year ago.