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Western students displaced by meth residue in rental

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Western students displaced by meth residue in rental

KGMI News Reporting
By Tracy Ellis

BELLINGHAM, Wash. РThree Western Washington University students have had to find a new place to live after discovering  a methamphetamine user once lived in their rental house.

Jeff Hegedus with the Whatcom County Health Department says the women started experiencing health problems.

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A test confirmed the home contained unsafe levels of meth residue.

The owner must clean the place before any new tenants can move in.

A tag saying the house was once contaminated will remain on its title forever.