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Wednesday, December 4, 201312/04/2013

State patrol changing screening process for new hires

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Less rigid rules to attract new recruits

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Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

Dan Wilson named Mariners Minor League Catching Coordinator

In Sports

Wilson will work with catchers throughout Mariners system.

UCLA head coach Jim Mora passes the ball during practice before their NCAA college football game against Utah Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in Salt Lake City.

Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

UCLA gives Mora six-year extension

In Sports

Reports had surfaced that Mora was a candidate to take the Washington Huskies’ job.

Pete Carroll

Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

Seahawks not satisfied with just being in playoffs

In Sports

Seattle routed New Orleans 34-7 on Monday night to become the first team in the NFL to clinch a playoff spot.

Seahawks Helmet

Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

AP NFL power rankings a scramble behind Seahawks

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The Hawks backed up last week’s unanimous No. 1 vote by blowing out New Orleans and knocking the Saints from second to fifth in balloting from the 12-member panel

Vancouver Canucks' Alex Burrows (14) passes the puck as San Jose Sharks' Jason Demers defends during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in San Jose, Calif.

Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

Canucks’ Burrows out with broken jaw

In Sports

Forward Alex Burrows will miss approximately four weeks

FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2011, file photo, taken with a fisheyelens, the Seattle Seahawks and Atlanta Falcons play during an NFL football game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. Opened in 2002, the stadium's signature roof canopies and rainbow-like trusses hang over the field to protect most of the seats and trap in the crowd noise.

Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

Seahawks fans cause small quake during Saints game

In Sports

Fans also made record noise Monday, setting the Guinness World Record for loudest outdoor sports stadium noise at 137.6 decibels.

Photo provided by the Port of Bellingham

Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

Council backs waterfront plans

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Adds last minute changes

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Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

Service programs get boost in proposed city budget

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Council votes next week

shoppers

Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

Buying local not always small business

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Staying in Whatcom County supports local economy