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Attempted kidnapper on loose near Lynden

Tried to grab jogger at Abbott and Thiel Roads

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Bob Burr to challenge Roxanne Murphy for at-large seat

Burr edges out Brown by 166 votes

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Home sales back to pre bubble levels

Home prices down in County

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Hiker missing in Twin Lakes area

Last seen on Sunday near Lone Jack Mine

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Patrols on Nooksack aim at curbing trouble making tubers

County Council sets aside $30,000 to pay for patrols

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Prosecutor: Animal cruelty charge in dog’s death

Man accused of blowing up his dog

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Primary election initial results

Bellingham City Council race half decided with Roxanne Murphy on top

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Marijuana hearing held in Everett

Many voice concern about pot taxes

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No reason given for border chief removal

Bates reassigned to Washington D.C.

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County Councilmember resigns before term ends

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A longstanding conservative voice on the Whatcom County Council is stepping down.

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Lynch at Media Day: ‘I’m here so I don’t get fined’

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Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch leaves at the beginning of media day for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Phoenix.

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch constantly repeated "I'm here so I don't get fined" for five minutes before leaving the podium at Media Day.

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Washington Democrats oppose national education standards

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Leaders of the Washington state Democratic Party passed a resolution this past weekend condemning the national education standards known as the Common Core.

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Washington teacher, researcher testify before Congress

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A Seattle elementary school teacher at a University of Washington researcher testified before Congress Tuesday on the federal education law known as No Child Left Behind.

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Senate bill calls for end to Seattle tunnel project

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Two state senators want to kill the Seattle tunnel project and bury Bertha, the broken down drilling machine, so the transportation department can start over.