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Votes on tax increases won’t change outcome

Five advisory votes on state ballot

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Recommendations would stop medical marijuana grows

Worry that medical marijuana will undercut state sales

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Anacortes vandal targeting patrol cars

Scratching paint off vehicles or slashing tires

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More than 35,000 enrolled in Washington Health Plan Finder

Most of which are enrolled in medicaid

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Ballots arrive today

Easier to close envelopes

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Murderer sentenced in ax killing

Nooksack tribal memeber sentenced to 23 years

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More preschool opportunities for Bellingham families

Opportunity Council and Bellingham School District expand partnership

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Flu shots best defense against another bad flu season

Adults missed 230 million days of work last year

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Car Crash Starts Fire At Local Corner Store

A speeding car crashed into a convenience store and burst into flames at Northwest Drive and Smith Road Friday night,…

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Western student arrested for rioting

Fourth to be arrested

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B.C. bird flu triggers poultry prevention rules at the border

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turkey in snow

If your Christmas dinner plans included uncooked turkey from British Columbia, you’ll need to figure something else out.

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Aldridge out sick against Rockets

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Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge walks on the court against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Aldridge leads the Trail Blazers with 22.8 points and 10.7 rebounds a game.

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UW men’s basketball moves up to #13 in this week’s Top 25 National Poll

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Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar, left, hugs guard Andrew Andrews (12) after an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Seattle, Wash. Washington beat San Diego State 49-36.

The Huskies look to stay undefeated tonight when they take on Tulane tonight over on AM 930 KBAI beginning at 7:30pm

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Lions’ Raiola suspended 1 game for stomping on opponent

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola (51) during warm ups before an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014.

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola has been suspended for one game after he stomped on Bears defensive tackle Ego Ferguson

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Lightning strike injures 12 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay

Tampa Police Officers talk to spectators after football fans were reportedly taken to the hospital with injuries after a lightning strike near the Raymond James Stadium, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Tampa, Fla.

A dozen people are recovering after they were injured by an indirect lightning strike at Raymond James Stadium after a game between the Buccaneers and the Packers.