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Mount Baker could open this week

Decision expected today

In this graphic provided by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, a logo that will be used for labeling legal marijuana produced in Washington state is shown. Officials released a preliminary draft of regulations for growing and selling legalized marijuana Thursday, May 16, 2013. Voters last November made Washington and Colorado the first states to legalize the sale of taxed marijuana to adults over 21 at state-licensed stores.

Pot licenses open for application

Applicants must present business plan

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Bellingham celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

Workshops, seminars, and networking events throughout Bellingham

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Burlington man killed in crash

Hit a tree near community of Clear Lake

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Snow, avalanche danger close mountain passes

Chinook Pass and Cayuse Pass east of Mount Rainier

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State won’t allow insurance extensions or canceled plans

Insurance Commissioner rejects Obama’s plan

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Project opens house to homeless families

Interfaith Coalition remodels home in Ferndale

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Remains found near Nisqually were woman

Cause of death hasn’t been determined

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Google is dropping fat stacks of cash in Washington

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Google's growing investment in lobbying highlights its expanding presence as it fights antitrust battles and grows its business into new areas such as broadband and self-driving cars.

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Prosecutor: Boston bomber’s attack ‘essence of terror’

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Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will decide what his punishment should be: life in prison or the death penalty.

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Big drop in local unemployment

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Local jobless rate falls in March

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Blake Shelton wants Luke Bryan to take his job

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If the country star ever decides to take a break from NBC's "The Voice," he already has a replacement in mind.

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Gonzaga’s Wiltjer coming back for senior season

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Gonzaga's Kyle Wiltjer (33) shoots a free throw during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Sacramento State in Spokane, Wash., Friday, Nov. 14, 2014.

Averaged 16.8 points and 6.2 rebounds as a junior last season