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Flu season returns with Fall

Flu shots available at local doctors and pharmacies

road work ahead

One less left turn on Guide Meridian

Construction continues to reduce traffic congestion

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Explore state parks free tomorrow

In recognition of National Public Lands Day

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BHS senior spreads mental health awareness with charity walk

Benefiting the Whatcom Psychiatric Clinic

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Pumpkin Pitch set for tomorrow in Burlington

Hurling pumpkins with medieval-style catapults

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Grocery workers authorize strike

Could walk-off job in 72 hours

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Drawing the line on future urban growth

Town hall meeting tonight

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County jail proposal meeting tonight

Open to public comment

STRIKE

Strike continues at Bellingham Technical College

Other college workers honoring picket lines

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Students play nurse in new life-like classroom

New building at WCC opens with school year

Recent Headlines

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Traveler from Liberia is first Ebola patient diagnosed in U.S.

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A man who flew from Liberia to Texas has become the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus to be diagnosed in America.

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California is first state to ban plastic grocery bags

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Single-use plastic bags will disappear from California grocery stores under a first-in-the-nation state law.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 1

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A look back on this day in Hollywood history.

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Royals beat A’s 9-8 in 12 in AL wild-card thriller

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

The Kansas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason.

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US women rout Angola to finish pool play 3-0

USA's Sue Bird shares a light moment with teammate Maya Moore before a women's exhibition basketball game against Canada, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Bridgeport, Conn.

U.S. women's national team routed of Angola on Tuesday night and close out preliminary play at the women's world championship.