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Gonzaga picked to win West Coast Conference

The Zags received eight of 10 first-place votes ahead of the WCC’s tipoff event Thursday

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Mariners begin search for new Manager

General manager Jack Zduriencik is reportedly conducting interviews in Phoenix this week

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Lady Huskies guard selected to Wooden preseason list

Jazmine Davis was one of 30 players selected to the John R. Wooden preseason top 30 list.

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Sounders FC Eddie Johnson misses practice

Sounders FC leading scorer, wasn’t allowed to practice Wednesday by coach Sigi Schmid

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Seahawks climb atop AP Pro32 power rankings

Broncos slip to number 3 after loss to number 5 Colts.

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Developing Blazers add C Robin Lopez

The addition of Lopez gives Portland a real center and much needed depth

Basketball

B-ball coaching clinic set for Saturday

Group of Whatcom County coaches putting on clinic at Meridian

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin makes a catch as he takes part in an NFL football practice, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, in Renton, Wash. It was Harvin's first full team practice since he injured his hip during the off-season.

Harvin hopes to get back soon for Seattle

Seattle now has three weeks to add Harvin to the active roster. He could play as soon as next Monday at St. Louis and the latest Harvin could return would be Week 11 against Minnesota.

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WWU Golf: Women fourth at Sonoma State; Men place sixth at Otter tournament

Hansen ties for third in medalist play at Sonoma State Fall Invitational. Hatch has hole in one, shoots 67 at Cal State Monterey Bay Invitational.

Vancouver Canucks goalie Roberto Luongo stops a shot by the San Jose Sharks during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in San Jose, Calif.

Richardson’s OT goal lifts Canucks over Isles

Vancouver improves to 3-1-1 on the seven-game road trip. Roberto Luongo made 28 saves in the win.

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Bellingham man is airlifted out of the North Cascades after an injury

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A hiker who injured his ankle and had to be airlifted out of the North Cascades is a 51-year-old Bellingham man.

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Fugitive turned actor is arrested in Olympia

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A fugitive has been arrested after federal agents saw his photo in a story featuring a low-budget horror movie in The Olympian.

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Friday’s rain does not lift burn ban

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Fire danger still very high.

Bill Hewitt with the Bellingham Fire Department says the rain was not enough to lift burn bans and restrictions in place in the county and on state and federal lands. The ban level was only lowered from “extreme/very high” to “high.”

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Seattle believes struggling Rodney tipping pitches

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Seattle Mariners closing pitcher Fernando Rodney throws against the Los Angeles Angels in the ninth inning of an opening day baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Monday, April 6, 2015, in Seattle. Rodney earned the save and the Mariners defeated the Angels 4-1.

Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon thinks struggling reliever Fernando Rodney is tipping his pitches, causing some of his problems.

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Angels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Sox

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The 34-year-old Victorino is a two-time World Series champion, a two-time All-Star and a four-time Gold Glove winne