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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

TREES (2)

Road to Artist Point closing for tree cutting

Removing dead trees before storms hit

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Strike authorization vote results announced today

Grocery workers in the Puget Sound area

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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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Coal terminal backers applaud Corps separate review decision

Say Corps doesn’t agree with scope of state’s review

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Specialty crop grant included in House farm bill

Local berry farmer says program could be a major asset

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Knutson taking leave of absence for back surgery

Asking fellow city council members for time off

Recent Headlines

in National

Consumers can sue Target over data breach

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A judge has cleared the way for consumers to sue the retailer over the 2013 data breach.

in National

Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

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Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

in Lifestyle

Forget 2-day shipping, Amazon launches 1-hour delivery

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

You won't get your deliveries in a New York minute, but you might be able to get them in a Manhattan hour.

in Local

Local bead shop closes, goes online only

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Fairhaven bead shop closes after 26 years

in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here are some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Dec. 19.