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Local community takes part in ‘Great Shakeout’ drill

World wide earthquake drill at 10:17 a.m.

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Hunting with Heroes’ vets get a hero’s welcome

Ten veterans sent on an all-expenses-paid trip


WCC recognized as top cyber-security institution

Becoming headquarters for CyberWatch West program


Bellingham ranked among most livable cities

Calls Bellingham “picture perfect”

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U.S. stuck with violent sex offender

Canadian officials will not seek extradition if escapee is located

Photo courtesy of City of Bellingham

Groundwater testing 14 years after pipeline explosion

Turning off filtration system in Whatcom Falls Park

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Lawsuit claims EPA lets state poison fish eaters

Argues low fish consumption rate allows for more pollution

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WTA fares to remain steady in 2014

No fare increases in budget

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Former Husky Hau’oli Kikaha riding wave of early success in New Orleans

Hau'oli Kikaha

Not only has the 6-foot-3, 246-pound Kikaha posted three sacks in his first four NFL games, but he's also forced a pair of fumbles — both of which resulted in turnovers — and has been in on 26 tackles.

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Woman blames Costco for home’s crumbling foundation


As a Bellingham woman watches her elderly father’s memory slip away due to dementia, cracks all around the house and…

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Murray urges congress to take action on gun control

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What will it take for congress to adopt simple, common-sense gun reforms? That was the question posed by Washington Senator…

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Colts’ Hasselbeck to start against Texans, hear the action on KGMI AM790 at 6:00 p.m.


It will be the second straight game Luck has sat out after not missing a game in his career before last week.

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He’s a Dawg, Sehome’s Taylor Rapp makes it official

Taylor Rapp Twitter

The star defensive back announced his signing via Twitter Wednesday.