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A severed 4-inch gas main line at the Main Street bridge construction site on Thursday evening.

Natural gas leak at Main Street bridge in Lynden

A severed gas main line has caused a natural gas leak in Lynden this evening. The leak occurred on the…

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Ferndale raises utility tax, but lowers rates

Little impact for customers


Oil-train terminal plans derailed on appeal

Environmental impacts not fully considered

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First batch of I-594 signatures turned in

Background checks for online gun sales and private transactions

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Report: I-522 might raise costs for consumers

Producers will likely incur expenses to separate ingredients

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Criminal attacks woman with baby in her arms

Considered armed and dangerous


SCID added to list of Wash. newborn screenings

Also known as “bubble boy disease


Search underway in Canada for missing canoeist

Aircraft involved in rescue effort

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WATCH: 7 fun facts to make you think this Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving is a time of coming together with family and friends. In between bites of stuffing and pumpkin pie, snack on these unusual Turkey Day facts.

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Kansas vs. Vanderbilt in Maui Invitational final

A basketball with the NCAA logo goes in on a shot by Northeastern during practice at the NCAA college basketball tournament in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Northeastern plays Notre Dame in a second round game on Thursday.

It will be the second championship for either school in the holiday tournament. Vanderbilt won here in 1986, and Kansas won in 1996. You can hear all the action on KPUG beginning at 6:30 p.m.

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Washington fires Bob Ernst as women’s rowing coach

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Ernst first took over the Washington women's program in 1980 and won six national titles, the last coming in 1987.

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A’s acquire Jed Lowrie from Astros for minor league reliever


The 31-year-old Lowrie hit .222 with nine homers and 30 RBIs in 69 games for Houston this year, starting 45 at third and 16 at shortstop. He was sidelined for more than three months by a torn ligament in his right thumb.

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No. 7 Baylor down to 3rd QB in Big 12 title, playoff pursuit


Jarrett Stidham is out after breaking a bone in his right ankle during Saturday's 45-35 win over previously undefeated Oklahoma State.