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Man’s marathon commute draws national attention

Thousands of strangers have donated money to a factory worker who walks more than 20 miles during his daily commute.


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Struggling Woods focused on Masters

Tiger Woods, coming off his worst score as a professional, says he is focused on peaking in time for the Masters.


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A state bill would reduce exemptions for vaccines

Personal beliefs may soon not be enough to not vaccinate your chlidren


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Today in entertainment history: Feb. 5

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.


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Brian Williams apologizes for Iraq story after soldiers protest

Brian Williams apologized for "making a mistake" when he said he was on a helicopter forced down by rocket fire.

Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor (31) celebrates a hit on St. Louis Rams' Stedman Bailey in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Seattle.

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Seattle’s Chancellor played Super Bowl with torn MCL

Chancellor had 10 tackles and was in for every defensive play of the game despite the injury.

Oregon's Joseph Young bring the ball down court against Oregon State during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Or. Saturday Jan. 3, 2015.

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Young passes 2,000 points, Oregon beats Washington

The victory avenges an 85-77 loss to the Huskies last month in Seattle for the Ducks, who have won four of their last five games.


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College Football Signing Day: Auburn lands top player, USC & Alabama top classes

Defensive end and consensus top recruit Byron Cowart selected Auburn.

missing Rengo kids

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Missing Bellingham family may be in California

The Bellingham family on the run from state child protective services has been spotted in California.


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New farm supply store in old Cost Cutter

From groceries to farm supplies… the former Cost Cutter building in Lynden will soon have a new tenant.

pool safety

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Healthy Pet, healthy workers

A Ferndale company known for its healthy pet products is also being recognized for its healthy employees.


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Last Seahawks flag raised over Seattle Space Needle

"Thank You Seahawks" flag flies over Seattle

FILE -- In this March 26, 2013 file photo, Republican state Sen. Doug Ericksen, left, and Democratic state Sen. Kevin Ranker listen to testimony from a climate change skeptic at a hearing in Olympia, Wash. Flush with cash from California billionaire Tom Steyer, a Washington state environmental group is backing candidates this November who they think can help Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee pass ambitious climate change legislation. The Washington Conservation Voters Action Fund has given about $345,000 to a newly formed group that has started running negative ads to unseat Ericksen, who has been a vocal critic of some Inslee ideas to curb carbon pollution.

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Ericksen introduces bipartisan energy plan

KGMI News Reporting By Karen Taylor OLYMPIA, Wash. — State Senator Doug Ericksen of Ferndale has unveiled a bipartisan energy…


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Industrial hemp could soon be legal to grow

Industrial hemp could soon be freely grown in Washington state for the first time in 70 years.

classic car door

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Washington lawmakers pushing electric car ownership

Even with gas prices hovering around the $2 per gallon mark, Washington state lawmakers are pushing bills to encourage more Washington drivers to drive electric cars.

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Ecology wants feedback on clean-fuels rule

The state Department of Ecology is seeking feedback on a controversial rule aimed at reducing the carbon pollution of transportation fuels over time.

Lynden Lion Bryce Sterk (72) makes a tackle against Sedro Woolley in the 2A State Championship game. Dec. 6, 2014 
Photo Credit: Brandon Naff

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Sterk leads Whatcom County prep football stars to next level

Lynden's Sterk is headed to Washington. Squalicum's Christian Jorgensen is bound for EWU, while Central Washington University adds Sehome's Tyler Haggen and Lucas Petersen from Lynden.


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Surrey youth soccer coach arrested for trying to have sex with a minor

Tried to meet "girl" for sex in Skagit County park

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin takes the field for an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Seattle.

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Doug Baldwin fined for obscene celebration

Seahawks WR fined $11k for Super Bowl TD celebration

Washington State Head Coach Mike Leach takes questions at the 2014 Pac-12 NCAA college football media days at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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Washington State signs 23 players, focusing on lines and DBs

Leach says he believes this class is strong in the offensive and defensive lines and the defensive backs.

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Today in entertainment history: March 3


A look at today in entertainment history.

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After mild winter, Skagit Valley flowers blooming early


Fields of yellow daffodils near La Conner are blooming already and Skagit Valley tulips could flower early too

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Higher Senate threshold for new taxes ruled unconstitutional


Lt. Gov. rules that a Senate rule to make it harder to take action on new taxes is unconstitutional.

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Senate passes $15 billion transportation package

road work ahead

he Senate has approved a transportation package that includes an incremental gas tax increase

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Governor signs medal of valor bill for Oso rescuers

Tayler Drayton, 16, finishes painting words of support on a bus stop for those affected by a deadly mudslide nearly two weeks earlier nearby, Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Oso, Wash. More than a dozen people are listed as missing and 30 bodies have been found in debris from the March 22 landslide that broke off a steep hill, roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River and buried a community at Oso, about 55 miles north of Seattle.

Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill to allow awarding the medal of valor to a group