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State: Average marijuana user consumes 123 joints per year

Factor in licensing for marijuana production

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Local unemployment rate drops

6.5 percent in August

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Skuksan teacher named Wash. Teacher of the Year

English Language Learner Specialist Katie Brown honored

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Man believed to be murder suspect flees traffic stop

Salvador Rodriguez wanted for killing a man in Lynden

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WWU: Pot still banned on campus

Federal law takes precedent on campus policy

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Allegiant returning to skies after emergency inspections

Dozens of flights canceled or rescheduled

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State Assistant Principal of the Year goes to local educator

Assistant Principal Ann Buswell of Whatcom Middle School

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Gold medalist Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI

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The 18-time gold medalist was arrested on Sept. 30.

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Stars lose millions of followers in Instagram crackdown

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Justin Bieber and Kim Kardashian are among the celebs who lost fake followers when the social media service purged fraudulent accounts.

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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 Local Sports

AP Source: Seahawks lock up Avril with extension

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Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril (56) celebrates after sacking San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) during the first quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014.

The Seahawks have reportedly signed the defensive end to a $28.5 million, four-year extension

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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.