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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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Kaminsky, No. 5 Wisconsin beat Michigan State on KPUG

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Wisconsin forward Frank Kaminsky (44) pulls down a rebound next to teammate guard Josh Gasser (21) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich., Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Kaminsky finished with 25 points in the Badgers 75-62 win.

Frank Kaminsky scored 31 points and No. 5 Wisconsin clinched at least a share of the Big Ten regular-season title with a 68-61 victory over Michigan State.

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Jimmie Johnson pulls away for another Atlanta Sprint Cup win

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Jimmie Johnson pulled away after the final restart with 13 laps to go Sunday, winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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2015 Hardwood Classic brackets are set

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The six remaining Whatcom County teams know who they'll be facing at the state tournament.

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Chicago’s 1st black major league baseball player Minoso dies

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Major league baseball's first black player in Chicago, Minnie Minoso, has died.

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Walker gets first chance to shine for Mariners

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Taijuan Walker will get the first crack at impressing the Seattle Mariners in his bid to make the team's starting rotation.