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pumpkins

Pumpkin Pitch set for tomorrow in Burlington

Hurling pumpkins with medieval-style catapults

grocery shopping

Grocery workers authorize strike

Could walk-off job in 72 hours

whatcom county

Drawing the line on future urban growth

Town hall meeting tonight

jail

County jail proposal meeting tonight

Open to public comment

STRIKE

Strike continues at Bellingham Technical College

Other college workers honoring picket lines

nurses

Students play nurse in new life-like classroom

New building at WCC opens with school year

TREES (2)

Road to Artist Point closing for tree cutting

Removing dead trees before storms hit

grocery shopping

Strike authorization vote results announced today

Grocery workers in the Puget Sound area

scale money

Report: Washington taxes poor the most of any state

Nearly 3 percent higher than second place state

Play Steve Mudd on negotiations

Judge wont force striking BTC teachers back to work

State mediators will set next bargaining session

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42 minutes ago in Entertainment

‘The Other Woman’ serves up revenge in comic female fantasy

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"The Other Woman" is a somewhat rare species - a comedy by women, about women and for women.

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Judd Apatow’s ‘Simpsons’ episode to air after 24 years

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The "Knocked Up" writer/director submitted a script in the 90s. Now it's finally being made.

15 minutes ago in Local Sports

NFL players talk about race with Harvard students

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Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald gestures as he answers a question during a panel discussion at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Fitzgerald was a featured speaker in a panel that spoke on topics of race and aspects of social media. From left are Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman, former NFL Players Association President Domonique Foxworth, Fitzgerald and Houston Texans running back Arian Foster.

Richard Sherman says he refuses to back down from his raging rant after the NFC championship game because he wants to "educate the uneducated."

27 minutes ago in Sports

Case of 49ers’ Aldon Smith sent to city attorney

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San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

According to ESPN.com Smith has a court appearance Tuesday on felony gun charges and a drunken driving charge in Santa Clara County in California.

44 minutes ago in Local Sports

Marcus Trufant retires as member of the Seahawks

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Seattle Seahawks' Marcus Trufant, left, holds up a team jersey as he stands with his wife Jessica and brothers Isaiah, second right, and Desmond to start a news conference announcing his retirement from football after signing with the team a day earlier, Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Renton, Wash. Trufant started 125 games in a Seattle career that lasted from 2003 to 2012. The cornerback was a first-round pick in 2003 out of Washington State and immediately moved into the starting lineup, playing a key role on the 2005 team that advanced to the franchise’s first Super Bowl.

Trufant was a first-round pick by the Seahawks in 2003.