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New county slaughterhouses up for consideration

Public hearing tonight at Whatcom County Council meeting

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Vote expected tonight on Lake Whatcom phosphorus rules

Whatcom County Council considers storm water and building regulations

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Farm workers back on strike

Price negotiations break down at Sakuma Brothers Farms

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Bacteria closes two area beaches to swimming

High levels of fecal bacteria at Little Squalicum Park and Wildcat Cove

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Man sought in death of 4-year-old

WSP finds gun a few blocks away from Sedro Woolley home

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Families without a home after tri-plex fire

Fire in 800 block of Blueberry Lane

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Primary ballots are in the mail

Three races up for consideration

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Bells win series with BlueJackets with second straight win 3-2

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Brice Longanecker recorded the win in relief.

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Report: Blazers assistant coach fired after Aldridge remarks

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Portland's president of basketball operations Neil Olshey confirmed the news to The Oregonian.

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A’s end home skid against King Felix, beat Mariners

Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin talks with umpires Adam Hamari, left, and Bill Miller, right, after the Texas Rangers' Carlos Corporan was given a base after being hit by a pitch from A's starter Kendall Graveman in the second inning of their baseball game Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Texas won the game 10-1.

The A's only scored twice off Hernandez but peppered him for 10 hits — the most he has allowed this season.

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Women’s World Cup: England beats Germany to finish 3rd

The England women's national team celebrating after beating Germany 1-0 in the 2015 Women's World Cup to earn 3rd place

England's victory over the top-ranked Germans came after a gut-wrenching 2-1 semifinal loss to Japan that was decided on an own goal on Wednesday.

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Wimbledon: Defending champ Kvitova upset, Federer advances

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic makes a return to Kurumi Nara of Japan during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

Madison Keys and Caroline Wozniacki also posted victories on the women's side.