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Army Corps of Engineers delays terminal announcement

Environmental review statement pushed to end of week

vaccination

Teen vaccinations on the rise in Wash.

Study shows 86 percent of teens got Tdap shot

school bus stop sign

School zone speeds in effect

Police strictly enforcing speed and school bus violators

gas pump

Inslee wants special session for transportation package

Renewing his call for a 10-cents-per-gallon increase

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Scientists defining Cascadia Subduction Zone

Trying to predict point of next big quake, tsunami

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Port candidates consider airport noise compensation

Property owners claiming jet noise impacts property value

ferry

Annual Lummi Island ferry dry-dock starts Wednesday

Foot passenger service only until late Sept.

protect and serve

Local law enforcement looking to hire

Bellingham Police Department has two open positions

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in Entertainment

Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

in National

Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

in Lifestyle

Pistachios may help reduce diabetes risk

Pistachios are seen after sorting at a processing factory in Rafsanjan, 1,000 kilometers southeast of Tehran September 23, 2008.

For people who may be headed for type 2 diabetes, regularly eating pistachios might help turn the tide.

in Lifestyle

Triathlons popular with middle-aged athletes

Runners and bikers compete in the 34th annual Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco, California June 1, 2014.

Triathlons, the swim-bike-run races of varying lengths, are scaling the bucket lists of many middle-aged athletes.

in Sports

Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.