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WTA tests back-up station

Buses rerouted to temporary station today

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Western in top 2-percent for PhD earners

Ranks 13th in the nation

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More than a “Senior Day in the Park”

Whatcom Council on Aging celebrates funding grant

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County Council takes up tubing on the Nooksack

Considering how to combat bad behavior on the river

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Meridian school bus cams could give tickets

Violators would face $394 fine

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Port receives funding to fight storm water pollution

Money from state’s new Environment Legacy Stewardship Account

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“Shared Work” program gets federal recognition and added incentive

Congress extends Washington State program to others

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in Entertainment

Chris Pratt the favorite to take on ‘Indiana Jones’ remake

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The "Guardians of the Galaxy" star is the latest frontrunner to lead a planned Disney remake.

in Lifestyle

Snapchat adds news, entertainment to its messaging service

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Snapchat has partnered with CNN, ESPN and others to compete with Facebook and Twitter.

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Opera hopes to strike a chord with young listeners

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National outreach programs hope to turn kids on to an old art form and injecting an aging, shrinking fan base with new life.

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Blizzard hits New England, canceling flights, causing damage

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The storm missed most of New York and New Jersey, but airlines are scrambling to reschedule some 4,700 flights that were canceled ahead of the snow.

in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the biggest sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Jan. 28.