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Bellingham teenager dies in car crash

Collision at Hannegan and Van Wyck Road

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Preparing the community for natural disasters

Local seminars coincide with National Preparedness Month

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Sales increase for Wash. Discover Pass

Nearly $1 million higher

In this graphic provided by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, a logo that will be used for labeling legal marijuana produced in Washington state is shown. Officials released a preliminary draft of regulations for growing and selling legalized marijuana Thursday, May 16, 2013. Voters last November made Washington and Colorado the first states to legalize the sale of taxed marijuana to adults over 21 at state-licensed stores.

State’s bank agrees to handle marijuana cash

Bank of America holds state contract through June

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National Endowment for the Arts honors Lummi elder

Pauline Hillaire receives highest honor in folk and traditional arts

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BTC receives nursing education grant

College recruiting veterans, unemployed and underemployed students

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Officers found justified in returing fire

Man shoots at Police at Bellingham motel

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Three Washington lawmakers slash food stamps

Vote cuts $40 billion from federal program

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Gas price break on the way

Lower prices expected by Halloween

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CBS: Rihanna out of NFL telecast

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In this Sept. 24 photo, Rihanna performs in Perth, Australia during the first concert of the Australian leg of her Diamonds World Tour. Photo: Associated Press

CBS and Rihanna are splitting up after more fallout from the Ray Rice incident.

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UW basketball TV schedule released

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The University of Washington and the PAC-12 have released the television broadcast schedule for the 2014-15 basketball season.

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Sacramento Kings to retire Stojakovic’s jersey

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Sacramento Kings' Vlade Divac, left, and Peja Stojakovic chat on the bench during the first quarter of Sacramento's preseason game against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Los Angeles, Thursday, Oct. 24, 2002. The Kings won 115-94.

The Kings announced Tuesday that Stojakovic's jersey will be retired when they host Oklahoma City on Dec. 16

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Anheuser-Busch ‘disappointed’ in NFL

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A large image of the Anheuser-Busch Clydesdales adorns the side of the company's headquarters and primary brewery Tuesday, May 27, 2008, in St. Louis. Reports that the company might be purchased by Belgium-based brewer InBev have residents worried they might lose a company as closely identified with St. Louis as the iconic Gateway Arch downtown.

The beer giant issued a statement on Tuesday saying it was "disappointed and increasingly concerned" by recent incidents with the NFL.

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Senator ties NFL tax status to Redskins name

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District of Columbia Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, center left, and Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., center right, is applauded as they join native Americans and other lawmakers and civil rights leaders to pressure the Washington Redskins football team to change their name during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.

Democrat Maria Cantwell says she will introduce a bill to eliminate the NFL's tax-exempt status because of the non-action over the Washington Redskins name.