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Unemployment rate up slightly in July

Jobs added in education and health services

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Gun activist pleased with police department changes

Awarded settlement in open carry dispute with officer

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Hygiene important when visiting animals at the fair

An estimated half-million people nation wide get sick each year

Marijuana

Board needs more time to consider marijuana cap

New deadline pushes legal sale of pot to March

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Cops to provide ‘muchies’ at Hempfest

Educational information attached to bags of nacho cheese chips

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Auditor says state DSHS mishandled millions of dollars

Money meant for people with developmental disabilities

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Bellingham Police settle suit over man legally carrying pistol in park

City agrees to provide more open carry rights training

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Skagit River bridge girders arrive

On track for completion in September

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Vegas police probe complaint against Blake Griffin

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin put the ball to his face as he reacts to being called for a foul against the Sacramento Kings during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Saturday, April 12, 2014. The Clippers won 117-101.

Police are investigating a man's allegation that Clippers star Blake Griffin attacked him in a Las Vegas nightclub during the weekend.

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NBA owners vote down lottery reform

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver addresses the media during a news conference in New York, Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Silver announced that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life by the league in response to racist comments the league says he made in a recorded conversation.

NBA owners have voted down proposed changes to the league's draft lottery system, staving off efforts to curb tanking for the time being.

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Nine UNC employees fired or disciplined in scandal

University of North Carolina Chancellor Carol Folt, left, and President Tom Ross prepare to address members of the media with results of an investigation into academic irregularities following a special joint meeting of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors and the UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014.

The probe found that nearly half of the more than 3,100 students enrolled in classes they didn't have to show up for, were athletes.

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Four Whatcom County prep football teams in AP state poll

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The Lynden Lions fell in the polls follow a tough loss to Ferndale. Find out where the Lions and the other local teams check in.

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Baldwin optimistic about Seahawks moving forward

seattle seahawks doug baldwin at mini camp following a fight

Baldwin said Wednesday that despite the commotion and the loss to St. Louis, the mood around the locker room is good heading into Sunday's game at Carolina