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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

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WCC recognized as top cyber-security institution

Becoming headquarters for CyberWatch West program

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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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AP Source: Celtics trade Rondo to Mavericks

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Four-time all-star point guard Rajon Rondo traded to the Dallas Mavericks. The Celtics will get Jae Crowder, Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson and two draft picks.

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WWU women fall 64-63 to No.4 West Texas A&M at South Point Classic

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Vikings see three potential game-winning shots miss in final 24 seconds. Western women fall to 5-and-4 on the year.

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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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Warriors’ Bogut out indefinitely after PRP therapy

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Golden State Warriors' Andrew Bogut, left, returns a fist bump gesture from Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul, right, as Warriors' David Lee, rear left, and Stephen Curry, rear center, looks on before the start of their NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 12, 2014.

The Warriors said that Bogut consulted with the team's medical staff and his personal physician from Australia before deciding on the treatment on his ailing right knee.

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Thursday Night Football: Jags facing Titans on KPUG

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Jacksonville host Tennessee in tonight's NFL game that pits the co-holders of last place in the AFC South with 2-12 records. Kick-off is at 5:25pm. Our coverage starts after WWU basketball.