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Improving school budget means no cuts

Bellingham School District makes use of increased state funding

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Port tables proposed tariff on airport shuttle companies

Would charge 5-percent of overall sales

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Public gives Port a mouthful at waterfront hearing

Want more industry, recreation and clean up

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Sheriff: Dangerous mentally-ill man shouldn’t be allowed unsupervised visits

Stabbed father to death and attacked mother and niece

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Man arrested for selling drugs to neighbors

Caught selling drugs to an informant

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No change in local jobless rate in July

Higher than statewide rate

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Airport shuttle companies and Port in tiff over tariff

Port proposes 5-percent tariff to pay for airport upgrades

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Relations sour again between berry farm and workers

Migrant workers encouraging boycott of Sakuma Brothers Farms

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Work begins on stablization of slide areas

BNSF railways in Mukliteo and Everett

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‘The Book of Life’ takes No. 1 spot on bestsellers list

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The final novel of the time-traveling trilogy written by Deborah Harkness, shot straight to the top of the bestsellers list.

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White House bemoans lawmakers’ delay on border crisis

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White House officials expressed growing alarm that Congress may not approve $3.7B in emergency funds to tackle the child migration crisis.

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FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup

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The 2018 World Cup will be held in Russia, where FIFA says the tournament can "create positive change."

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, July 25.

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Creepy porcelain dolls left on California front porches

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Police are investigating dolls left on the doorsteps of at least eight families, that homeowners said bore a resemblance their daughters.