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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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Fourteen malnourished horses seized in Thurston County

Horse rescue trying to find resources for animals’ care

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Primary election day this Tuesday

Elections for the City of Bellingham, the Bellingham School District and the City of Blaine ward two

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LLWS: Las Vegas spoils Mo’ne’s night, beats Philly 8-1

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The win puts Las Vegas in Saturday's U.S. title game and sends Philadelphia into an elimination game on Thursday night against Chicago's Jackie Robinson team.

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WWU to conduct intrasquad scrimmage at Chelan on Saturday

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Viking volleyball squad looks to help area residents recover from devastating forest fire.

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Hoyer gets starting job over Manziel

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) throws as Brian Hoyer, right, watches before a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.

Browns coach Mike Pettine has picked Brian Hoyer as starting quarterback over rookie Johnny Manziel.

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Jim Kelly’s follow-up exam shows no sign of cancer

FILE - In this April 4, 2014 file photo, former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly gestures during the first half of an NBA basketball game between the New York Knicks and the Washington Wizards, in New York. Kelly established a charitable foundation in honor of a son who died of a rare neurological disorder. Now it's the Hall of Fame quarterback who needs assistance during what's been a yearlong battle with jaw and sinus cancer.

Jim Kelly shows no evidence of sinus cancer three months after the Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback completed radiation and chemotherapy treatments.

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Seahawks’ Schofield out to prove himself

Seattle Seahawks' O'Brien Schofield walks on the field agaist the St. Louis Rams in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

Seattle Seahawks defensive end O'Brien Schofield is more determined than ever to prove himself after what he calls a "crazy" offseason.