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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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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 7


A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

in Sports

Keuchel, Astros beat Yankees in AL wild-card game


Dallas Keuchel pitched three-hit ball for six baffling innings, Colby Rasmus and Carlos Gomez each homered, and the Houston Astros beat the New York Yankees 3-0 Tuesday night in the American League wild-card game.

in Sports

Lynx pull out tense Game 2 to even WNBA Finals 1-1

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Sylvia Fowles made 10 of 13 shots for 21 points and Maya Moore added 19 points and eight boards for the Lynx, who are looking for their third championship in the last five years.

in Local

Sen. Karen Fraser announces run for lieutenant governor


Washington state Sen. Karen Fraser says she's running for lieutenant governor.

in Local

ACLU lawsuit: County jails people who can’t pay court fines


The lawsuit is part of a long national campaign by the ACLU to combat the effect of court fines on poor defendants.