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Grocery worker strike likely won’t affect Whatcom County

Only concerns workers with expired contracts

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State minimum wage raises 13 cents

Inflation low this year

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Winter weather closes Artist Point early

Postpones scheduled tree removal

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Attorney asks court to push hard on school funding

Wants judicial enforcement of elected officials

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Strong storm loses wind

Local impact less than expected

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BTC teachers’ strike over, fall classes begin

Bellingham Technical College faculty reach contract agreement

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Western student sexually assaulted near campus

Walking home early Saturday Morning

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Healthcare enrollment starts tomorrow

Washington State’s insurance marketplace availible online

Recent Headlines

yesterday in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 24

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A look at some of the biggest Hollywood headlines of days past.

yesterday in Local Sports

The Seahawks announce 2014-15 schedule

FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2011, file photo, taken with a fisheyelens, the Seattle Seahawks and Atlanta Falcons play during an NFL football game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. Opened in 2002, the stadium's signature roof canopies and rainbow-like trusses hang over the field to protect most of the seats and trap in the crowd noise.

The defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks will open their title defense on Thursday, Sept. 4, against the Green Bay Packers.

yesterday in Local Sports

Seager’s 2 HRs give Seattle 5-3 win over Houston 

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Mariners snap a 8 game losing streak to avoid AL West cellar.

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Emmert supports more efficient, effective NCAA

NCAA President Mark Emmert answers a question at a news conference Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

NCAA President Mark Emmert believes college sports can address the concerns of union organizers without changing the entire model.

yesterday in Local Sports

Seattle signs Trufant, CB expected to retire

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Seattle announced the signing Wednesday and said Trufant was expected to announce his intentions during a news conference Thursday.