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Skagit bridge

Dozens of Wash. bridges in disrepair or at risk

Classified “structurally deficient” and “fracture critical.”

speeding ticket

It’s the law: Lawmakers don’t get speeding tickets

Constitutionally protected during a legislative session

food label

Wash. GMO label debate heats up locally

Businesses announcing support, while many farmers speak out against Initiative 522


Eat Local Month connecting community and farmers

Sixth Annual Whatcom County Farm Tour this weekend


Permament bridge span moves into place this weekend

Detour in place overnight Saturday

Road Work

SR 9 closed at county line for culvert replacement

Single-lane traffic reopens Monday

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Highway 20 at Rainy Pass open again

Some delays as crews continue work


Plans to build Anacortes bottling plant unravel

Planned to build the largest beverage bottling plant in Skagit country


WWII flight documentary seeking green light from Russia

Project recreating secret U.S. delivery of war planes to Soviet Union

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Strong aerial attack lifts Seattle past Pittsburgh

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse (15) celebrates after scoring on a 63-yard touchdown reception next to wide receiver Doug Baldwin (89) during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Carolina Panthers in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

Jermaine Kearse caught two touchdowns, while Doug Baldwin caught three, including an 80-yard catch-and-run score with 2:01 left after Pittsburgh had trimmed Seattle's lead to 32-30.

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Jimmy Graham suffers patellar tendon injury in win over Pittsburgh


Graham was hurt with 13:36 left in the fourth quarter after trying to grab a deep pass in the end zone from Russell Wilson.

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Kobe Bryant says he will retire at end of 2015-16 season

Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant, left, talks with head coach Byron Scott, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, in San Antonio. Los Angeles won 112-110.

The 37-year-old Bryant made the announcement in a post on The Players' Tribune on Sunday

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Heat check: College coaching carousel turns into roller coaster

LSU head coach Les Miles watches from the sideline in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Florida in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013. LSU won 17-6.

This coaching carousel is more like a roller coaster and this weekend there was enough action to make those trying to keep up dizzy.

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Former Lynden star Bryce Sterk wins Husky football award

Lynden Lion Bryce Sterk (72) makes a tackle against Sedro Woolley in the 2A State Championship game. Dec. 6, 2014 
Photo Credit: Brandon Naff

Sterk was given the "Ultimate Dirt Dawg" award for his work in the weight room.