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Blaine man crashes truck, drowns in Drayton Harbor after police chase

Ex-girlfriend called police last Friday saying he had threatened to commit suicide

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Mechanical issue causes dump truck to tumble from I-5 onto Bellingham street

A dump truck smashed through barriers on Southbound I-5, fell down to the street below near the corner of Iowa and Lincoln and burst into flames today.

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Police still looking for armed robbery suspects in So. Bellingham

Sheriff Bill Elfo says the suspect who pulled gun is considered armed and dangerous

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Teen killed in shooting at Burlington park

No suspects in fatal shooting

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Major road work for Alabama Street

Expect lane closures

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Police: Men threatened to stab Bellingham Macy’s employee with syringe during shoplifting attempt

The two were confronted by store security just after noon on Monday after trying to take some jewelry and a watch

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Bellingham oil drilling protest ends

Activist descends anchor chain with Coast Guard assistance

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Birch Bay-Lynden Road overpass on I-5 suffers ‘substantial damage’

Bridge is still safe, but impact from oversize semi damaged two girders

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Power to Birchwood neighborhood restored

2,530 customers are currently impacted by the outage in the Birchwood neighborhood of Bellingham

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Blaine man injured in wreck

Man was driving impaired and with a flat tire

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Fire in Mount Vernon, Wash., building damages 3 businesses

Authorities say a stubborn fire has caused significant damage to three businesses that share a downtown Mount Vernon, Washington, building.

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.

Oso store near mud slide in danger of closing

The owner of the Oso General Store is struggling to keep her business afloat just three months after opening.

A sidewalk outside the Legislative building is bustling with people on the first day of the 2014 session of the Washington state Legislature, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.

Senate policy may reduce partisan squabbling on social media

A new Senate policy is attempting to reduce lawmakers' partisan squabbling on social media sites such as Twitter.

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WSU researcher says drought could get worse

Drought conditions in Washington that prompted Gov. Jay Inslee last week to declare an emergency are likely to grow worse.

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Hundreds protest police shooting in Olympia, Wash.

Hundreds of people gathered Thursday night in Olympia to protest a police shooting.

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More Americans expected to travel Memorial Day weekend

More people are expected to hit the road this weekend.

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It’s Ski to Sea weekend!

The Blossomtime Parade is tomorrow and the race is Sunday.

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Bellingham man to spend 8 years in prison for dealing drugs in Alaska

He began dealing heroin in Fairbanks from his Bellingham home in 2008.

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Semi pulling excavator hits Birch-Bay Lynden Road I-5 overpass

It's unknown how damaged the overpass is

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Whatcom County nurse’s license suspended for stealing patient drugs

She swapped out narcotics for Tylenol while working at Lynden Manor last year

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Blaine man crashes truck, drowns in Drayton Harbor after police chase

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Ex-girlfriend called police last Friday saying he had threatened to commit suicide