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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

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Villa Inn Motel shooter identified

Fired a shotgun at Bellingham Police officers

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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

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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

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee, left, is joined by state Attorney General Bob Ferguson as he talks to the media in Olympia, Wash. about the federal government's announcement that it will not sue to stop Washington and Colorado from taxing and regulating recreational marijuana for adults, on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. Last fall, voters made both states the first in the country to legalize the sale of marijuana to adults over 21 at state-licensed stores. The states are creating rules for the system, with sales expected to begin early next year.

Federal government will not sue WA over legalization of pot

AP Reporting Seattle’s top federal prosecutor says Washington’s medical marijuana system is “untenable” in light of new guidance from the…

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Drug smuggling archer aims ‘pot’ shot at jail

Claims he was hunting a squirrel

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Report: Hawks to release QB Pryor

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Terrelle Pryor runs for a touchdown against the San Diego Chargers in the second half of a preseason NFL football game, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Seattle.

According to a Profootballtalk.com report, quarterback Terrelle Pryor will be released by Seattle.

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Nats use 6 HR in rout of the M’s

Washington Nationals

Wilson Ramos had two of the Nationals six home runs in Washington’s win over the Mariners Friday night in the opener of a three game series.

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49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended for nine games by the NFL

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Mariners’ Montero done for year after altercation

Seattle Mariners' Jesus Montero, right, is congratulated by teammate Cole Gillespie after hitting two-run home run that scored Gillespie during second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Seattle, Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

Jesus Montero will not play baseball again this season for the Mariners' organization after a heated confrontation in the stands

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Car versus walker crash

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Man hit near Bellingham Waterfront.