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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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WSU’s Leach looking to build on last year’s bowl game

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Washington State Head Coach Mike Leach takes questions at the 2014 Pac-12 NCAA college football media days at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

The Cougars return eight starters, including school record setting, senior quarterback Connor Halliday, from a 6-and-7 campaign last season.

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USC’s Sarkisian happy for the University of Washington

Southern California head coach Steve Sarkisian takes questions at the Pac-12 NCAA college football media days at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles, Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

USC's Sarkisian on the Huskies: "I can honestly say I'll be rooting for them this fall."

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Colon overpowers Seattle in New York’s 3-2 win

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New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws against the Seattle Mariners in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in Seattle.

Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game giving up a single to Robinson Cano with two outs in the seventh inning. Mariners drop series to Mets and have gone just 2-and-4 since the All-Star break.

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Oregon picked to win Pac-12 in preseason poll

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The Washington Huskies and Washington State Cougars were picked to finish 3rd and 5th respectively in the North Division.

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Kansas City Chiefs, running back Jamaal Charles reach deal

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Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) runs the ball against the Denver Broncos in the second quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, in Denver.

The six-year NFL veteran ran for 1,287 yards and 12 touchdowns last year as the Chiefs reached the playoffs.