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WTA tests back-up station

Buses rerouted to temporary station today


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

“Shared Work” program gets federal recognition and added incentive

Congress extends Washington State program to others

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Lords-a-leaping! The ’12 Days of Christmas’ items top $34K


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in Sports

Tigers still No. 1, Oklahoma up to third


The 12-0 Tigers picked up 53 of the 61 first-place votes after holding off South Carolina.

in National

Congress returns to looming deadlines on budget, highways


Lawmakers are returning to Capitol Hill for a two- to three-week sprint to wrap up work on the budget, highway funding and taxes.

in Sports

Broncos spoil Patriots’ perfect record with OT win


Recognizing the run play that was called likely would go nowhere against the New England Patriots' defensive alignment, Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler audibled to a different one. The result was electric.

in Entertainment

Ice-T and Coco welcome daughter Chanel Nicole


Rapper and "Law & Order" star Ice-T and wife Nicole 'Coco' Austin welcomed their first child together on Saturday.