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House Approves Gasoline Tax

Raising tax by 10.5 cents a gallon

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Officials warn of possible measles exposure in Bellingham

People may have been exposed at Bellis Fair mall or Costco

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Immigration reform and U.S. Canadian border impacts

Local Immigration attorney discusses border security

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PSE rate change may be good for the environment

Energy efficiency may get more focus

Photo provided by WSDOT

Skagit River bridge gets first checkup

Expect delays Saturday morning

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Woman whacks intruder with pan

Threats him with brass statue

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Police rewarding kids with cool treat “tickets”

Giving out Slurpee coupons for good deeds in the community

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NFL players team up for local food bank

Ferndale’s own Mike Koenen and Jake Locker hold Friday Night Lights flag football game

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PSE rate increases approved

Goes into effect July 1

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There are so many different genetic forms of autism that using the singular term is misleading, researchers say.

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Emma Watson is Belle in Beauty and the Beast

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The former "Harry Potter" star will play the princess in a live-action version of the Disney film.

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Border Protection lends a hand for Super Bowl security

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The surrounding area around University of Phoenix Stadium takes shape as the upcoming NFL Super Bowl football game gets closer Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz.

Black Hawk helicopters and truck-sized X-ray machines have been brought to the Super Bowl venue to assist with the security effort.

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Seekers of the Hollywood Sign disrupt nearby neighborhood

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Like pilgrims flocking to a holy shrine, they come from all over the world to pay homage to a symbol of celebrity.

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Sherman doubts any punishment ahead for Patriots

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman speaks during a news conference Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks play the Denver Broncos in the NFL football Super Bowl on Feb. 2.

Sherman said after defending champion Seattle's arrival in Phoenix that a "conflict of interest" exists because of how close Commissioner Roger Goodell and Pats owner Robert Kraft are. He noted they "are taking pictures at each other's homes."