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Fishing communities worry more coal means fewer fish

Possible pollution effects if barge traffic doubles

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Pot expert suggests “contract” with Feds

Avoiding selective enforcement of federal laws

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Washington grades high for access to wine

Ranking 15th in the nation

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Rodeo rides into Lynden

2012 PRCA Clown of the Year will be in the barrels

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State won’t release mentally ill killer after all

Admits letter to Sheriff poorly-worded

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CEO of bank pleads guilty to lying about loans

Summit Bank closed in 2011 by state regulators

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Assumption celebrates centennial and makes big change

Introducing Spanish into the classroom

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Aldridge leads Trail Blazers to 87-81 win over Suns

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Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points

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Royals shut down Mariners

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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz gets ready to bat during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the San Diego Padres Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz.

Kansas City's Ventura holds Seattle to one-hit game in 5-1 victory

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Louisville and Michigan State on to Elite 8

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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino gestrues to his team during the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against UC Irvine in the Round of 64 in Seattle, Friday, March 20, 2015. Louisville beat UC Irvine 57-55.

Montrezl Harrell scored 24 points/Denzel Valentine scored 13 of his 18 points in the second half

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Gonzaga and Duke headed to Elite Eight

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Gonzaga head coach Mark Few watches during a practice session for a college basketball regional semifinal game in the NCAA Tournament Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Houston. Gonzaga plays UCLA on Friday, March 27, 2015.

Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds/Justise Winslow 21 points and 10 rebound

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.