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College students leaving behind unwanted furniture

“One man’s trash is another man’s treasure”? That may not be the case for Western Washington University students. Every year…

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Dozens of dogs, cats, chinchillas seized from Seattle home

Seattle Police say they have seized more than 40 animals from squalid conditions in a Seattle home.

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Washington Supreme Court rules against Backpage.com

The Washington Supreme Court has ruled in favor of three young girls who sued Backpage.com after they were sold as prostitutes on the site.

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Firefighters work to control Washington wildfires

Fire officials say they're making progress on Washington's massive wildfires in central in eastern Washington, but warmer drier weather is expected to make things more challenging over the next few days.

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Indicted state auditor gets new lawyer Bellingham residents know

Seattle white collar criminal defense attorney Angelo Calfo is taking over.

Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley speaks at a news conference, Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Tacoma, Wash. Earlier in the day, Kelley entered a not guilty plea to a federal grand jury indictment on charges of filing false tax returns, attempted obstruction of a civil lawsuit and possession of stolen property.

New indictment adds charges against state auditor Kelley

A new indictment from a federal grand jury on Thursday added money laundering and tax evasion to a long list of charges against Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley

Plastic cups sit at memorial Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. The cups cover candles and bear the names of Zoe R. Galasso, right, and Gia Soriano, left, both 14, who were killed when Jaylen R. Fryberg, 15, named on the center candle, opened fire Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in the school cafeteria before taking his own life. The school will be closed all week.

Marysville shooting records reveal warnings, concerns

Authorities say it's clear that Jaylen Fryberg planned his attack at the Marysville-Pilchuck High School but say no one could have predicted that he would fatally shoot four friends and himself.

People react as they wait at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash.

Judge orders release of texts between girl, school shooter

A judge in Snohomish County has ordered the release of text messages between a 15-year-old girl and her ex-boyfriend in the days before he fatally shot four classmates.

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The Latest: Seattle educators vote to strike if no agreement

The latest on teacher strikes in Washington state.

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Acid forces police to close road near Bellingham Airport

Police say the acid was dropped off at the county’s toxic waste disposal facility on airport drive.

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Night Market lighting up Bellingham on September 4

It’s going to be a busy night for downtown Bellingham Friday, September 4, as artists, vendors and musicians will fill the 1300…

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State ease fishing restrictions on Nooksack

Anglers can thank this week’s rain and cooler temperatures.

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Birch Bay Waterslides closed because of summer storms

They were hoping to reopen Thursday, but they decided to hold off until Friday.

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City of Bellingham proud owner of rundown motel

It took possession of The Aloha Motel on Samish Way this week.

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UPDATE: Man, Woman found dead at Whatcom County home

The death of an elderly couple in Everson appears to be related to the power outage.

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Cities remove ban on recreational fires

If a bonfire is on your list of “to-do’s,” feel free to start chopping that firewood. Several cities, including Bellingham, Sedro…

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Bellingham now accepting permit applications and plans electronically

If you are thinking of building a house in Bellingham anytime after November, don’t bother driving to the planning department…

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Police still can’t find missing kayaker

Searchers found the belongings of a 24-year-old kayaker who went missing on lake Whatcom early Sunday morning: his wallet, his life…

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Family, doctor say injured firefighter making slow progress

The firefighter severely injured in a Washington wildfire flare-up that killed three of his comrades is making progress, but he's not out of danger yet.

A student wearing a Marysville Pilchuck football jersey is comforted at a church Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to reunite with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash.

Records show Washington school shooter planned killing

Newly released investigative records show the Washington state high school freshman who fatally shot four friends then himself planned the slayings

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