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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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Bama, FSU, Oregon, Miss St keep playoff rankings

Alabama head coach Nick Saban seems frustrated during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Auburn in Auburn, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.

The top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings are unchanged — Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State — heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.

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Sherman, Baldwin dig at NFL in press conference

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With the help of a cardboard cutout, the Seahawks' Richard Sherman & Doug Baldwin took some digs at the NFL on Tuesday

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Red Sox finalize agreement with Sandoval

Newly acquired Boston Red Sox free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval smilies as he and Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington pose with a team jersey as Sandoval is introduced to the media at Fenway Park Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 in Boston.

The Red Sox have finalized their five-year contract with third baseman Pablo Sandoval, the first of two big signings

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Cal coach praises Pac-12 for admitting mistakes

California head coach Sonny Dykes during the second half of an NCAA college football game against California, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz.

California coach Sonny Dykes praised the Pac-12 on Tuesday for acknowledging that replay officials erred in overturning two touchdowns

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Canucks acquire Pedan from Islanders for Mallet

Canucks fans

Pedan, a 6-foot-4 Moscow native, has played six games with the American Hockey League's Bridgeport Sound Tigers this season, recording three assists and 51 penalty minutes.