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Wash. gains 9,800 jobs in June

Unemployment stays the same

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States join Washington in asking insurance companies to address climate change

Wash. Insurance Commissioner says it could have a direct impact on costs

road work ahead

Construction on SR 9 at county line postponed

Weekend highway closure canceled

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Cantwell demanding answers for soaring gas prices

Calling for more transparency and regulation

Inslee to sign law to toughen state’s DUI law

Harsher penalties for repeat impaired drivers

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Celebrity’s overdose highlights local drug problem

Major drug problem in Bellingham

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Western, Olympic College partner to offer degrees

Sending faculty to teach in Poulsbo

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Ferndale toddler killed in lawn mowing accident

Child’s name not being released at this time

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City tuning in to proposed public access TV channel

Looking into financial funding and costs

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in Entertainment

Police raid Indy home of ‘Jared from Subway’

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The raid comes just months after the former director of the sandwich spokesman's nonprofit Jared Foundation was arrested on federal child pornography charges.

in Entertainment

Your Frappuccino is going to cost you more

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Starbucks says it's hiking prices again starting today, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected drinks.

in Entertainment

Pamela Anderson launches online culinary show as she preps vegan cookbook

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The former "Baywatch" beauty has launched a blog featuring video tutorials on how to cook up healthy green meals.

in National

Senate, House look to update Bush-era education law

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It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on — an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.

in Lifestyle

Car dashboards that act like smart phones raise safety issues

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When it comes to dashboard displays that are more like smart phones, two things are clear: Customers want them, and automakers are intent on supplying them.