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Local machinists will vote on Boeing contract

International Machinist Union forcing the vote

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Spring job outlook bright

Employers plan to double opening

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Judge considers fate of sex offender files

Making low level offenders public

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Scientists target invasive owls

Attempt to save native owls

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New fire hazard linked to marijuana

People extracting oil from pot

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Wooden toy all the rage in Canada

Old fashioned toy popular again

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AG sues food group over anti labeling campaign

Breaking campaign contribution laws

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Expanded oil trains raise safety questions

Rail plans in Whatcom County

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Loonie drop won’t stop shoppers

Canadian dollar falls to 93 cents

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WWU men to open 2015-16 campaign at CCA DII Tipoff Classic

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WWU opens against University of Colorado-Colorado Springs on Oct. 30, then faces Upper Iowa University on Oct. 31 and Minnesota State University-Moorhead on Nov. 1.

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M’s trade Dustin Ackley to Yankees

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Seattle Mariners' Dustin Ackley hits an RBI single in the third inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Seattle.

Ackley was drafted second overall by the Mariners in 2009 out of North Carolina. In five seasons, the former Tar Heel has hit .243 with 42 career home runs and 201 RBI.

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FBI understaffed to tackle cyber threats

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The FBI is struggling to attract computer scientists to its cybersecurity program mainly due to low pay, a report by the U.S. Department of Justice shows.

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NETFLIX: Watch it before it’s gone

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These titles are expiring soon - so start binge watching now!

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Patriots open camp, try to ignore ‘Deflategate’ noise

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Patriots coach Bill Belichick is stonewalling questions about deflated footballs for the second straight day, saying before the team's first practice of training camp on Thursday that he's only worried about the day's practice.