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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

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Chamber of Commerce offers Obamacare help

Helping local businesses meet requirements

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Western to study elementary math and science teaching practices

Grant to help improve teaching nation wide

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BTC, Faculty Unions Reach Tentative Agreement

BTC plans to open and be on regular schedule Monday

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Murder case dropped in deadly party stabbing

Defense attorneys say young man acted in self defense

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CDC: Ebola cases could hit 1.4M by early next year

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Between 550,000 and 1.4 million people in West Africa could be infected with the virus by 2015, according to a report issued on Tuesday.

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Bin Laden son-in-law sentenced to life in prison

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A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, was sentenced to life in prison following his conviction on terrorism charges.

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U.S., Arab allies launch first strikes in Syria

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The U.S. and Arab allies bombed Syria for the first time, killing dozens of Islamic State fighters.

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Jada Pinkett Smith signs on to ‘Magic Mike’ sequel

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The star says she has been cast in a role that was initially intended for a man.

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Government hackers try to crack HealthCare.gov

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The government's own watchdogs say they tried to hack into the site and found a critical vulnerability.