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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

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Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11

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Japan LLWS champs

Pennsylvania scored 10 times in the bottom of the first but Japan responded with seven runs in the second, four in the third inning and five in the sixth.

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Chargers accuse Frank Clark of attacking Philip Rivers

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Frank Clark walks off the field after taking part in drills at Seattle Seahawks NFL football rookie minicamp Sunday, May 10, 2015, in Renton, Wash.

In the second quarter of Seattle's 16-15 win, Seahawks defensive lineman Jordan Hill took down Rivers for a 9-yard sack and Clark reportedly tried to punch Rivers in the subsequent pile.

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Maria Sharapova pulls out of US Open

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The U.S. Tennis Association says Maria Sharapova is pulling out of the U.S. Open on the eve of the tournament because of a leg injury. It's the second time in three years that the 2006 champion has withdrawn from the year's last Grand Slam event.

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Montana stuns North Dakota State in college football opener

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Montana's Joey Counts scores the game winning touchdown against North Dakota State

Joey Counts scored on a 1-yard run on fourth-and-goal with 2 seconds left to give the Grizzlies a 38-35 victory Saturday in the Football Championship Subdivision showdown.

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Washington keeps starting QB quiet until opener at Boise St

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New Washington head coach Chris Petersen walks on the field during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

"If we thought it helped us or it was three weeks ago or a month ago, but because it's been so late we really don't think that helps us a whole lot so we'll show up to the game and go with our plan." said coach Chris Petersen.