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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.

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Luongo expects to return to Canucks’ lineup soon

In Sports

The Canucks play the Kings in L.A. on Saturday.

Ferndale house fire

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Person found dead in burning house

In News

Fire in Ferndale

train

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Oil trains arriving at BP

In News

Receiving up to one train a day

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Troopers suspect mulitple factors in deadly crash

In News

Early New Year’s Eve crash kills two

bellingham riot

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

New law changes ‘riot’ wording

In News

Easier to charge rioters

hospital

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

New law gives state say on hospital mergers

In News

Could affect PeaceHealth

Marijuana

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

State taxes medical marijuana dependencies

In News

Lawyers argue for exemption

In this graphic provided by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, a logo that will be used for labeling legal marijuana produced in Washington state is shown. Officials released a preliminary draft of regulations for growing and selling legalized marijuana Thursday, May 16, 2013. Voters last November made Washington and Colorado the first states to legalize the sale of taxed marijuana to adults over 21 at state-licensed stores.

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

No welcome yet for pot shops in many cities

In News

Bans and moratoriums on pot sales

Job Briefcase

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Two cities increase public defense

In News

Complying with court ruling

money hand

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Employees give bonuses to charity

In News

Local company gives back