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Housing proposals up for community review

Funding for new and current low income housing

cigarette

Man sentenced for threatening pregnant smoker

Woman says man pointed a gun at her

asphalt

Scammers paving their way through Whatcom County

Unlicensed asphalt pavers offering deals too good to be true

tap water

Local water treatment plants awarded for high standards

First year for county Water District no. 13

steam stacks

State’s air quality plan gets a revamp

Dept. of Ecology seeking public comment on changes

fire debris

Crews battle fire on Clark’s Point

May have been human caused

hiker map

Missing hiker’s body recovered

Concrete man found buried under snow

escape

Inmate back behind bars after surprising escape

Scaled a “climb-proof” enclosure

Marijuana

City council considers interim pot zoning

State licence applications start in September

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in Entertainment

Today’s celebrity birthdays

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These celebrities will celebrate their birthdays on Labor Day.

in Local Sports

Kasey Kahne holds off Kenseth to win Atlanta shootout

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Kasey Kahne grabbed the lead on the restart following a caution with 23 laps remaining and held off Matt Kenseth in a two-lap shootout to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday night.

in Local Sports

Fred Couples wins Champions Tour event

Fred Couples walks up to the ninth green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga.

Fred Couples won the Champions Tour's Shaw Charity Classic on Sunday, chipping in for eagle for a course-record 9-under 61 and beating Billy Andrade with a tap-in birdie on the first hole of a playoff.

in Local Sports

FC Kansas City wins NWSL title over Seattle, 2-1

Seattle Reign FC goalie Hope Solo waves to fans after an NWSL soccer game against the Sky Blue FC Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Seattle. Solo was arrested at a suburban Seattle home on suspicion of assaulting her sister and 17-year-old nephew a week ago, then pleaded not guilty and was released without bail after a court appearance Monday, June 23. She was eligible to play in Saturday's match, but did not start.

Amy Rodriguez scored twice as FC Kansas City won the National Women's Soccer League title with a 2-1 win over Seattle Reign FC at Starfire Stadium on Sunday.

in Sports

Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

Basketball

Kenneth Faried scored 22 points, Anthony Davis all of his 19 in the second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.