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Sheriff pleased with lengthy sentence

Drug ring leader gets 20 years

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Kmart: man threatens to shoot, then leaves

Police respond to threat at Marysville store

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Drug ring leader gets 20 years

Whatcom County’s largest drug ring

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Teenager killed in motorcycle crash

Eighteen-year-old Meridian High School student

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Dealership owner opens up about contamination and staying in business

King Volvo sale to Rairdon Automotive Group falls though

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Bellingham Airport continues to grow

Over 300,000 passengers so far this year

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Senator wants to fine lawmakers for overtime sessions

Incentive to avoid special sessions

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Inslee signs aerospace bill

Program helping bring jobs to Northwest Washington

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New state-of-the-art laundromat opens in Bellingham

Machines send text message when load is done

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Actor James Shigeta dies at 81

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Miyoshi Umeki and James Shigeta star in Flower Drum Song in 1961.

"Die Hard," "Lost Horizon" and "Mulan" star, James Shigeta, dies at 81.

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U.S says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks

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FOR USE AS DESIRED, YEAR END PHOTOS - FILE - President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, Monday, June 17, 2013. Obama and Putin discussed the ongoing conflict in Syria during their bilateral meeting.

In another sign of deteriorating relations, the U.S. government claims that Moscow has violated the Cold War treaty.

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Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

Armed pro-Russian separatists stand guard on the suburbs of Shakhtarsk, Donetsk region on July 28, 2014.

Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine kills at least 19 civilians.

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Toy drone disrupts aircraft fighting California wildfire

Firefighters protect an evacuated home while the fast-moving wildfire called "Sand Fire" burns behind, near Plymouth, California on July 26, 2014.

Fire officials spotted a drone over the Sand Fire and immediately called police to have the toy grounded to avoid a possible mid-air collision.

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Judge gives go-ahead for $2 billion sale of NBA’s Clippers

With her attorney Pierce O'Donnell, right, Shelly Sterling, center, talks to reporters after a judge ruled in her favor and against her estranged husband, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA basketball team, outside Los Angeles Superior Court, Monday, July 28, 2014.

Shelly Sterling can proceed with the record $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers despite her husband's objections, a judge ruled on Monday.