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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

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Prep Football Scoreboard: Week 3

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All the scores from around the Northwest Conference

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4 homers propel Mariners over Astros 10-5

Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano, right, follows the flight of his two-run single off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher David Price during the third inning of a baseball game Monday, June 9, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Mariners' Willie Bloomquist, and John Buck scored on the hit. Catching for the Rays is Jose Molina.

Dustin Ackley hit two solo homers, and Mike Zunino and Kyle Seager each hit three-run shots in a seven-run fourth inning as the Seattle Mariners cruised to a 10-5 win over the Houston Astros.

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Florida State suspends Winston for entire game against Clemson

Florida State's Jameis Winston (5) warms up before the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship NCAA football game between Florida State and Duke in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

Florida State interim President Garnett S. Stokes and athletics director Stan Wilcox have announced that quarterback Jameis Winston will be suspended for the entire game against Clemson on Saturday.

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WWU men’s golf leads at Saint Martin’s

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Western Washington University holds a five-shot lead after 36 holes Friday at the Saint Martin's University Invitational Men's Golf Tournament.

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Goodell apologizes & plans to implement new policies following Ray Rice incident

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses as he speaks during a news conference Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in New York. Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. The league has faced increasing criticism that it has not acted quickly or emphatically enough concerning the domestic abuse cases. The commissioner reiterated that he botched the handling of the Ray Rice case.

At a news conference Friday, Goodell made his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence.