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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

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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Police search for driver following hit and run on Pole Road

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A couple from Everson was injured and a person is being sought in a hit and run crash on Pole Road last evening.

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Weak loonie isn’t keeping Canadians from shopping in the states

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The falling Loonie means more Americans shopping in Canada and fewer Canadians shopping in America. But our neighbors to the north still spend much more in the US than we do in Canada.

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Beware of over-the-phone tax scam

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Several people in Whatcom County are reporting a tax scam.

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Seattle FBI arrests man suspected of supporting ISIS

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The FBI in Seattle arrested a Montesano man suspected of being an ISIS sympathizer.

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Whatcom Humane Society opposes ‘Donkey Basketball’ fundraiser

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The Whatcom Humane Society is condemning a popular Ferndale Schools fundraiser. The annual Donkey Basketball game is scheduled for Saturday.