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Two fires over the weekend unrelated

Kitchen fire at Econolodge and garage fire on Lynn Street

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Nearly 7,000 Wash. seniors don’t pass math exam

Ten percent of 2013 class fail requirement

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Workers strike at Skagit County farm

More than 200 protesting for higher pay

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Demonstrators protest Zimmerman verdict in Seattle

Gathered at Westlake Park Sunday

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Candidate withdrawals from Blaine City Council race

Hasn’t lived within city limits long enough

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FAA to finalize new pilot safety rules

Rep. Larsen speaks about regulations

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Legal pot opposition group launches Wash. chapter

Wants to keep tabs on effects of new law on teens

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 2

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Sports

NL Wild Card: Bumgarner, Giants silence Pirates

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner waits his turn in the batting cage at PNC Park in Pittsburgh during a team workout Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. Bumgarner gets the start against Pittsburgh Pirates' Edinson Volquez in Wednesday night's National League wild card baseball game in Pittsburgh.

The San Francisco Giants routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 on Wednesday night in the National League wild-card game.

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Three WWU teams in action on Thursday

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The Western Washington University women's soccer, men's soccer and volleyball squads are in conference matchups on Thursday.

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PAC-12 Showdown: Arizona likely to key in on Oregon QB Mariota

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota (8) during the first half of an NCAA football game against Arizona, Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, in Tucson, Ariz.

Last season Arizona went after Oregon QB Marcus Mariota early and kept on hassling him. Expect the same when the Wildcats visit the No. 2 Ducks at Autzen Stadium.

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Dunn retires following a 14 year career

Oakland Athletics' Adam Dunn leans against the batting cage before the start of the AL wild-card playoff baseball game against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Following the Athletics loss to the Kansas City Royals in the A.L. Wildcard game, Adam Dunn told ESPN that he has played his final game.