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Mayor proposes balanced budget

First in years without cuts or layoffs

employment security

Employment Security furloughing 418 employees

Keeping staff needed to process unemployment claims


Washington among states most affected by shutdown

High federal employees per capita

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Co-op hosting GMO informational series

Documentary and panel discussion at Pickford Film Center

breast cancer

Mammogram party reaches out to local woman

Screenings have led to fewer lives lost


Young man found dead in park identified

Nineteen year old college student from Chelan

samish exit

Semi-truck rollover snags traffic for hours

WSP says driver fell asleep

chicken meat

USDA issues health alert for some Calif. chicken

Salmonella outbreak spreads to 18 states

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A’s edge M’s in 13 innings

Marcus Semien

Marcus Semien hit a two-run homer in the 13th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 7-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.

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Blazers blank Ravens in home opener

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With the win, Bellingham improves to 2-2 on the season.

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No. 25 Florida routs No. 3 Ole Miss & AP Top 25 scoreboard


All the scores from across the AP Top 25.

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Max Scherzer K’s 17 in second no-hitter this season

Max Scherzer

Only one batter reached base against Scherzer, and that came when third baseman Yunel Escobar bounced a throw for an error on Kevin Plawecki's leadoff grounder in the sixth inning.

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Early wake-up call Sunday for Dolphins, Jets in London

Miami Dolphins players and cheerleaders pose for a group picture with London schoolchildren during a training session Allianz Park in London, Friday Oct. 2, 2015. The Dolphins are preparing for an NFL football game against the New York Jets at London's Wembley stadium on Sunday. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

The alarm will sound early Sunday for the Dolphins, and not just because they kick off against the New York Jets in London at 2:30 p.m. local time, which is 9:30 a.m. in Miami and New York.