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Extra police patrols near campus

During Halloween season

sex offender

Border crossing violent sex offender located in Seattle

Has three days to register as a sex offender

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Washington universities report increased enrollment

Including highest enrollment in WWU history

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Chamber of Commerce advertising for CEO

Accepting resumes through November

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Driven to “Feed the Need”

Last day of food drive today

bellingham riot

Riot fallout continues

Party hosts may be evicted

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.

State board adopts marijuana-industry rules

Marijuana producers and vendors gearing up for business

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After mild winter, Skagit Valley flowers blooming early

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Fields of yellow daffodils near La Conner are blooming already and Skagit Valley tulips could flower early too

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Higher Senate threshold for new taxes ruled unconstitutional

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Lt. Gov. rules that a Senate rule to make it harder to take action on new taxes is unconstitutional.

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Senate passes $15 billion transportation package

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he Senate has approved a transportation package that includes an incremental gas tax increase

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Governor signs medal of valor bill for Oso rescuers

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Tayler Drayton, 16, finishes painting words of support on a bus stop for those affected by a deadly mudslide nearly two weeks earlier nearby, Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Oso, Wash. More than a dozen people are listed as missing and 30 bodies have been found in debris from the March 22 landslide that broke off a steep hill, roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River and buried a community at Oso, about 55 miles north of Seattle.

Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill to allow awarding the medal of valor to a group

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Bellingham Schools look at adding hours and changing start times

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Bellingham middle and high school students may be in school a half-hour longer in the not-so-distant future