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Fishing boat sinks near Point Roberts

Mile long oil sheen on water

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Group nets fishing gear clean up grant

Pulling fishing nets and crab pots from Puget Sound

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State going hi-tech to reach unregistered voters

Updating voter registration records

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Feds to write separate review for Wash. coal dock

Satate review of the Millennium dock in Longview

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Jury deliberating in Sedro-Woolley child death

Couple accused of homicide by abuse for adopted daughter’s death

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.

Thousands of applicants predicted for pot licenses

Licenses for 334 marijuana retail outlets available

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North Cascades Highway closed by slides

Closure to last through weekend

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Local Big Brother Big Sisters closing

Financial problems end 37 year old program

Local pharmacist risks losing license for drug use

Caught at border with stolen prescription drugs

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Local group rallies against military action in Syria

Whatcom Peace and Justice Center holding protest Saturday

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Today in entertainment history: March 5

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Remember the time Martha Stewart was convicted in federal court? That was 11 years ago!

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Washington House votes to retake tuition-setting power

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The Washington House of Representatives has voted to revoke tuition-setting power it previously gave to the state's universities.

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Critics rap payday lenders’ attempt to change Washington law

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Payday lenders are pushing Washington lawmakers to change a state law that restricts high-cost loans marketed to poor people.

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Washington House passes bill to outlaw spying via drone

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It would become a crime to spy on people with a drone under a bill passed by the Washington House of Representatives.

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Senate OKs judicial review of mental health decisions

A sidewalk outside the Legislative building is bustling with people on the first day of the 2014 session of the Washington state Legislature, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.

Bill would allow family members to ask a judge to step in if a mental health professional will not involuntarily commit a relative they believe could be suicidal or a danger to others