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Rain means you can now have camp fires in Whatcom County.

The County Fire Marshal’s office modified the burn ban in areas outside cities.


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Drop off of storm debris at Bellingham’s Civic Athletic Complex

You can take it to the parking lot at the corner of Fraser and Puget Streets.

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Gas is getting cheaper in Bellingham

Prices fell 13 cents a gallon in Bellingham in just the last week.


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Shooter’s ex-girlfriend seeks to block release of text messages

Shooter's ex-girlfriend seeks to block release of records

Injured firefighter

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Firefighter burned in Okanogan wildfire undergoes 3rd surgery

Burned firefighter undergoes 3rd surgery

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Scott Walker says building a wall along Canadian border is worth considering

Republican Presidential Candidate Scott Walker says building a wall along the northern border is seriously worth considering.


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U.S. Open: Serena advances to second round 

The world's top-ranked player is trying to become the first player since 1988 to complete a calendar Grand Slam.


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Jimbo Fisher names Golson starting QB for No. 10 Florida State

Fisher says Golson "has a good grasp of things. Making reads, plays and getting on the edge with his legs when he has to,"

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WWU Volleyball: Flick excited about youthful Vikings

WWU is ranked 24th in the national pre-season poll and tied for third in the GNAC Coaches Pre-season Poll.

Kayak on Lake Whatcom

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Search goes on for the missing kayaker in Lake Whatcom

The search continues for a 24 yr. old Skagit County man who went kayaking around 5 o'clock in the morning after partying with friends.

Seattle Mariners' Austin Jackson in action against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, in Seattle.

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Playoff-hopeful Cubs get OF Austin Jackson from Seattle

Mariners interim general manager Jeff Kingston announced Monday the team has traded Austin Jackson to the Chicago Cubs for a player to be named.


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The Seahawks trim their roster to the 75-player limit

Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times is reporting the Seattle Seahawks have trimmed their roster to 75-players ahead of Tuesday’s deadline.


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WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu in September

September is shaping up to be a good month for streaming some hit movies and the TV series you've been meaning to check out.

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Steelers WR Martavis Bryant suspended for 4 games

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant has been suspended by the NFL for the first four games of the regular season.


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Panthers acquire Seahawks WR Norwood for 2017 draft pick

The Carolina Panthers have acquired wide receiver Kevin Norwood in a trade with the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for an undisclosed 2017 draft choice.


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Milwaukee funding for new NBA arena goes before public

Milwaukee's top development official and its chief financial officer will soon present details showing the proposed final piece of a $500 million funding puzzle for a new arena for the NBA's Bucks.


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Taylor named Bills starting quarterback over Manuel, Cassel

The Buffalo Bills are turning their offense over to Tyrod Taylor, who has won the starting job after a three-way quarterback competition during the offseason.

Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) pauses on the field during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Landover, Md.

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Kirk Cousins to start season as Redskins QB

Kirk Cousins will start the season as Washington's quarterback, Redskins coach Jay Gruden says Monday.


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Veteran running back Fred Jackson among 12 cut by Bills

Veteran running back and respected team leader Fred Jackson has been released by the Buffalo Bills.


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No deal reached for Goodell, Brady in ‘Deflategate’

Last-minute settlement talks between lawyers for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady have failed, leaving a judge to decide the fate of "Deflategate."

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Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony among frontrunners for new $10 bill

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Officials plan to make a decision by this fall with the total redesign completed by 2020, the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote.

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Top seeds in a hurry on day of U.S. Open upsets


World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic launched their U.S. Open title bids in ruthless style.

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Why Bill Murray is in the new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie


After spending a quarter of a century not agreeing to be in "Ghostbusters 3" as Peter Venkman, Bill Murray recently signed on to Paul Feig’s reboot of the franchise.

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Will Smith to take on NFL coverup


"Concussion" is based on Dr. Bennet Omalu, who was the first to discover the existence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (or CTE): a disease of the brain found in athletes with a history of repetitive brain trauma.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this September


On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!