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Fake $100 bills found in Anacortes

Created using $5 bills

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Motorcyclist struck by lightning on I-5

Helmet padding blown out, man recovering at hospital

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Official: Bellingham man paddles into record book

Longest distance paddled in 24 hours

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Largest corn maze in county opens

Bring a flash light

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.

Fifteen pot shop limit in Whatcom County

Six in City of Bellingham

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Local senator calls letter from Ecology “troublesome”

Addresses jurisdiction of proposed shipping terminal

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Openings still available for Head Start

Vacancies at three area schools

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Closing arguments given at Hana Williams trial

Parents accused in death of adopted daughter

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Police: Man commits burglary while naked

Broke into museum storage garage

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Samish Lake Park closed during dock replacement

Parking lot and trails may be closed at times

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B’ham Hawk Fans to create giant lighted human 12

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Lights on a downtown Seattle building form a giant figure "12" in honor of Seattle Seahawks' fans and the team's success Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Seattle. The Russell Investments Center, at 1301 Second Ave., coordinated with building tenants to strategically close window blinds to light the number twelve, honoring the team's "12th Man," on the west-facing side of the 42-story building on Wednesday and will do so again on Friday. The Seahawks play the New Orleans Saints Saturday in an NFC divisional playoff game.

The Seattle Seahawks play in the super bowl Sunday… but Whatcom county 12’s are already showing their support.

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WWU women win on the road, men fall at home

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The WWU women were victorious on the road Thursday night, while the men couldn't finish a comeback at home

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Dave Matthews raises 12th man flag on Seattle Space Needle

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Musician Dave Matthews, right, poses for photos with his wife, Ashley Harper, second from right, after Matthews raised the Seattle Seahawks 12th Man flag, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, on the roof of the Space Needle in Seattle. The Seahawks will face the New England Patriots in NFL football's Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz.

Musician and Seahawks fan Dave Matthews raised the 12th man flag Thursday on top of the Seattle Space Needle

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Decision looms over captive orca, but fate of Lolita unclea

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For years, animal activists have campaigned to free a killer whale that was captured from Puget Sound waters in 1970.

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House passes judicial review of mental health decisions

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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.

The Washington state House unanimously passed a bill that will allow family members to ask a judge to review cases.