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Washington ranks 20th in prescription-drug abuse

Fourty-one percent increase in eleven years


Ruling: Skagit River basin reserved for fish not wells

Hundreds of homes affected by state Supreme Court decision

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Man missing in Baker Lake area

Last seen collecting pine cones near Elbow Lake trail head

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King crab season in jeopardy because of shutdown

Crabbers may not be able to obtain permits

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County homes sales rise

Up over 20 percent from last year

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Women’s shelter joins YWCA

Keeping staff and services


One dead, three injured in weekend’s second fatal car crash

One man is dead and three are injured after a car swerved into oncoming traffic on Slater Road last night,…


Unindentified man found dead in Franklin Park

An unidentified man is found dead in Franklin Park earlier this morning. A neighbor called officers to the scene after…

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Lynden woman dies in high-speed rollover crash

A young woman has died and a man is seriously injured¬†after a rollover crash¬†Friday night on West Badger Road near…

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Harvick advances with win; Johnson eliminated

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Kevin Harvick has advanced to the second round of NASCAR's playoffs with a dominating performance at Dover International Speedway.

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Six are still perfect in the NFL, but Cardinals aren’t one of them

An NFL football with a Breast Cancer Awareness logo during the first half of an NFL football game between the Miami Dolphins and the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Check out all the Week 4 scores and stories from around the National Football League.

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Seahawks downgrade Lynch, Mebane to out for Monday


Seattle announced the changes in status following the team's walkthrough practice on Sunday. Lynch and Mebane had both been listed as questionable after Saturday's final practice.

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Seattle closes season rallying for win over Oakland

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Seth Smith hit a two-out, solo home run in the bottom of the eighth and the Seattle Mariners rallied for a win over the Oakland Athletics in their season finale on Sunday.

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Kershaw gets 300 strikeouts on the season

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws during the first inning of Game 6 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, in St. Louis.

Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers recorded his 300th strikeout of the season, becoming the first major league pitcher in 13 years to do so.