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Beef recall affects some Washington stores

Meat potentially tainted with E. Coli

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Complete fire ban in Whatcom County goes into effect

No recreational or land clearing fires starting Monday

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Skagit River bridge check-up scheduled

Minor delays expected Saturday morning

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Wash. announces plans, rates, in health exchange

Four health insurance companies approved

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Walk and 5k run supports homeless woman and children

Agape Home fundraiser at Lake Padden this Saturday

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Officials set 2-year study for coal trains

Proponents calling study unprecedented

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County Council candidate forum canceled

Candidates refuse to participate

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Unemployment weeks set to decrease

Qualified workers lose nine weeks

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Yakima Basin drought forces early use of stored water

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The federal Bureau of Reclamation has had to start using stored reservoir water to supplement natural flows early because of a worsening drought in central Washington's Yakima Basin.

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Sheriff fined for refusing judge’s order on sex offender

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A judge has fined the Franklin County sheriff $100 for refusing to follow an order to allow a sex offender out on work release.

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18 indicted on federal drug trafficking charges

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A two-year investigation by federal, state and local law enforcement partners has led to 18 arrests.

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Man gets 90 years for shooting that killed teen girl

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A Snohomish County Superior Court judge has sentenced the man who shot and killed a 15-year-old girl as she walked down the street with her friends

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Increased screening planned for airline, airport employees

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In this photo taken Tuesday, March 24, 2015, an Alaska Airlines jet moves past others already parked at a terminal at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in SeaTac, Wash.

Officials are tightening security for airline and airport employees at Sea-Tac Airport