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Cornwall beach development meeting tonight

Parks and Recreation seeking input on potential future of park

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Three TOP Food & Drug stores closing

Haggen owned stores closing in Auburn, Kent and Yakima

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month hits home

“It Happened In Our Town” report and community outreach event

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Community rises above rioters

Social media may lead to more arrests

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Elderly man, dog dead after house fire

Neighbors reported hearing explosions early Saturday

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Ferndale veterinarian on probation for misconduct

Hurting animals and botching surgeries

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DelBene tasked with farm bill negotiations

Chosen to be a member of conference committee

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Inslee favors pollution cap to meet emissions goals

Supporting several measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

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Will Ferrell buying Edmonds bar only a rumor

Despite post on bar’s Facebook page

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Riot rocks Bellingham

Three arrested, police searching images for more

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New wildfire burns buildings, forces residents to flee

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Just days after a wildfire tore through homes in central Washington, a new blaze in the hot, dry region has burned some buildings and forced about two dozen residents to flee.

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Columbia River water temperature is hottest since 1950

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The Columbia River is the warmest it has been since 1950.

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12-year-old burned by fireworks near Auburn stand

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Fire officials say a 12-year-old boy has been taken to a Seattle hospital after being burned by fireworks near an Auburn fireworks stand.

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Officials rule out natural causes in Wenatchee blaze

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Authorities say a wildfire that has destroyed nearly 30 homes in the central Washington city of Wenatchee was likely human-caused.

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Legislative all-nighter: ‘Nasty things slip through’

A sidewalk outside the Legislative building is bustling with people on the first day of the 2014 session of the Washington state Legislature, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.

When lawmakers race to pass budgets and bills by working into the early morning hours, advocates of open government say they are working in the dark in more ways than one.