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Tuition freeze in place at Wash. state schools

High education funding gets a boost

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Salish Sea health report presents mixed results

Freshwater improving, marine quality in decline

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Shipyard in Fairhaven gets grant to expand

All American Marine awarded close to $1 million

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Majority of Western students won’t see higher tuition

New budget avoids increase for in-state undergrads

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Larsen co-sponsors Government Surveillance Transparency Act

Would allow private companies to inform customers

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Lummi Nation awarded HUD housing grant

Affordable housing to be built near Northwest Indian College

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Big Rock fire closes parts of Highway 9

No homes have been threatened

Photo courtesy of the Whatcom Tea Party by Dave Onkels

County Council candidates voice opinions at forum

Listen to what they had to say in two podcasts

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in Entertainment

Robin Williams’ image cannot be used for 25 years

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Actor and comedian Robin Williams poses during a press tour promoting his new movie "License To Wed" in Santa Monica, Calif., Friday, June 15, 2007.

The "Mrs. Doubtfire" stare will not appear in any form of publicity until 2039.

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Patriots owner Kraft takes stand in Aaron Hernandez trial

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Patriots owner Robert Kraft took the stand in the murder trial of former star player Aaron Hernandez.

in Lifestyle

Amazon wants to help you get your housework done

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

Amazon is offering to help get your chores done, with listings for everything from housecleaning to goat grazing.

in Local

Suspect arrested in shooting death of cabbie

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Suspect in taxi driver's murder arrested in Lakewood

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Cab driver shot to death in Mount Vernon

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Mount Vernon taxi driver found shot to death