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Local law enforcement looking to hire

Bellingham Police Department has two open positions


PeaceHealth: Partnership would increase services for Skagit patients

Skagit Calley Hospital and Cascade Valley Hospital in talks with PeaceHealth

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Back to school tips to boost success

Sylvan Learning’s guidelines for parents and students


Villa Inn Motel shooter identified

Fired a shotgun at Bellingham Police officers


Nurses reach contract agreement

Wage increase and no cuts to sick leave

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Hospitals vote to partner with PeaceHealth

Hospital districts in Mount Vernon, Arlington, and Anacortes

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Lawsuit alleges sex abuse at Washington Boy Scout camps

Says organization conspired to sweep allegations under the rug


Beach report card, pass and fail

Whatcom County home to the best and one of the worst

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Ski to Sea may change course

Task force forming to look at relocating race legs

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A’s edge M’s in 13 innings

Marcus Semien

Marcus Semien hit a two-run homer in the 13th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 7-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.

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Blazers blank Ravens in home opener

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With the win, Bellingham improves to 2-2 on the season.

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No. 25 Florida routs No. 3 Ole Miss & AP Top 25 scoreboard


All the scores from across the AP Top 25.

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Max Scherzer K’s 17 in second no-hitter this season

Max Scherzer

Only one batter reached base against Scherzer, and that came when third baseman Yunel Escobar bounced a throw for an error on Kevin Plawecki's leadoff grounder in the sixth inning.

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Early wake-up call Sunday for Dolphins, Jets in London

Miami Dolphins players and cheerleaders pose for a group picture with London schoolchildren during a training session Allianz Park in London, Friday Oct. 2, 2015. The Dolphins are preparing for an NFL football game against the New York Jets at London's Wembley stadium on Sunday. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

The alarm will sound early Sunday for the Dolphins, and not just because they kick off against the New York Jets in London at 2:30 p.m. local time, which is 9:30 a.m. in Miami and New York.