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Lynden Lions top 2A football poll

4 Whatcom County football teams in AP Poll. Lions number 1 in 2A ranks

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Former UW coach Don James to begin chemotherapy

The 80-year-old James coached at Washington from 1975-1992 and led the Huskies to a share of the 1991 national championship.

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Process in place to find new Western A.D.

National firm in charge of search

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Seahawks tweak practice squad

Seahawks add former New York Giants defensive end to 8-man practice squad.

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Sounders’ Martins honored by MLS

Sounders forward Obafemi Martins is the MLS Player of the Week

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Mariners minor leaguer suspended for 50 games

M’s minor league pitcher Forrest Snow has been suspended following a second positive drug test

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Western athletes rake in weekly awards

McCarty, Lutz and Hutchinson recognized by conference

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More rest for Felix’s strained oblique

M’s ace isn’t ready to return yet

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Okung probably won’t play against Jacksonville

Pro Bowler injured toe against 49ers

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Pac-12 reprimands officials in Wisconsin-ASU game

PAC-12 Commissioner Larry Scott – “After a thorough review, we have determined that the officials fell short of the high standard in which Pac-12 games should be managed.”

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

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Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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Pistachios may help reduce diabetes risk

Pistachios are seen after sorting at a processing factory in Rafsanjan, 1,000 kilometers southeast of Tehran September 23, 2008.

For people who may be headed for type 2 diabetes, regularly eating pistachios might help turn the tide.

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Triathlons popular with middle-aged athletes

Runners and bikers compete in the 34th annual Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco, California June 1, 2014.

Triathlons, the swim-bike-run races of varying lengths, are scaling the bucket lists of many middle-aged athletes.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.