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health exchange

Health exchange website hits snag on first day

Spokesperson says glitches come with any new territory


Long running Bellingham appliance store switches hands

Lehman’s Applaince now Judd & Black

food label

‘No on 522’ raises record campaign money

Initiative requiring GMO labeling


Impact of federal shutdown on Washington State

Many services and workers impacted

grocery shopping

Grocery worker strike likely won’t affect Whatcom County

Only concerns workers with expired contracts

pay day

State minimum wage raises 13 cents

Inflation low this year


Winter weather closes Artist Point early

Postpones scheduled tree removal

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Tyson Fury ends Wladimir Klitschko’s heavyweight reign


Fury took Klitschko's WBA, IBF, and WBO heavyweight belts, as well as the minor IBO title, and attention turned immediately to a potential rematch.

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Backup running backs powering Steelers and Seahawks


Thomas Rawls and the Seahawks battle DeAngelo Williams and the Steeler today at CenturyLink. Coverage begins at 11:00am on KPUG 1170AM.

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Blazers hand Lakers 5th straight loss with 108-96 win


It was Portland's seventh straight victory over the Lakers.

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WSU beats Texas Southern 77-65 behind Hawkinson


Washington State led 47-26 at the half after shooting 60.6 percent from the field and holding Texas Southern to 32.3 percent.

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Watson’s 4 TDs lead No. 1 Clemson to victory

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney

Deshaun Watson ran for three touchdowns and passed for a fourth as No. 1 Clemson capped an undefeated regular season by holding off rival South Carolina 37-32 on Saturday.