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Attorney asks court to push hard on school funding

Wants judicial enforcement of elected officials

wind storm

Strong storm loses wind

Local impact less than expected


BTC teachers’ strike over, fall classes begin

Bellingham Technical College faculty reach contract agreement


Western student sexually assaulted near campus

Walking home early Saturday Morning

health insurance

Healthcare enrollment starts tomorrow

Washington State’s insurance marketplace availible online

business stress

Chamber of Commerce offers Obamacare help

Helping local businesses meet requirements


Western to study elementary math and science teaching practices

Grant to help improve teaching nation wide


BTC, Faculty Unions Reach Tentative Agreement

BTC plans to open and be on regular schedule Monday

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Did the governor’s tweet jinx the Astros?


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in Entertainment

Another George R.R. Martin TV adaptation is in the works


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in Sports

California to big-league ballplayers: Stop chewing tobacco


California lawmakers have taken the first step toward accomplishing something Major League Baseball could never do.

in Sports

Aaron Hernandez due in court as DA seeks access to evidence


The former New England Patriots player is due in court for a pretrial hearing in the 2012 slaying of two Boston men.

in Music, Entertainment

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are having a baby


The R&B star and the cover girl are pregnant, just weeks after the couple revealed they had been struggling to conceive.