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Dozens of Wash. bridges in disrepair or at risk

Classified “structurally deficient” and “fracture critical.”

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

Constitutionally protected during a legislative session

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Wash. GMO label debate heats up locally

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

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Eat Local Month connecting community and farmers

Sixth Annual Whatcom County Farm Tour this weekend

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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

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Plans to build Anacortes bottling plant unravel

Planned to build the largest beverage bottling plant in Skagit country

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WWII flight documentary seeking green light from Russia

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

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Cruz homers in 5th straight game, Seattle beats Rockies 10-4

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Seattle Mariners Nelson Cruz, left, leaves the game with manager Lloyd McClendon after suffering back spasms during an at bat against the Cleveland Indians during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, June 9, 2015, in Cleveland.

Nelson Cruz homered for the fifth consecutive game, and the Seattle Mariners spoiled Jon Gray's major league debut with a 10-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.

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Bells Lose a Close One To Cowlitz

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The Bells dropped Game 1 of their final road trip of season 3-1 to the Cowlitz Black Bears

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Toxic algae blooming in warm water from California to Alaska

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One of the largest toxic algae blooms recorded off the West Coast is denser, more widespread and deeper than scientists feared even weeks ago.

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Skagit County 911 system struggles with understaffing

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Skagit County's 911 system is struggling with understaffing and forced overtime that can increase employee stress and burnout.

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Results from the primary election in Whatcom County

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Vote Election

Top 2 vote-getters advance.