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marine center

yesterday

Donations needed to cover new octopus tank

Marine Life Center hopes for Giant Octopus by summer

clock money

yesterday

Tax deadline today

Free "E-file" option through IRS

phone scam

yesterday

Identity thieves posing as IRS agents

Warning: Scammers threatening tax payers

prison

yesterday

Cross-country pot smugglers sentenced

Drug-ring leader loses wealth, gains prison time

A flag, put up by volunteers helping search the area, stands in the ruins of a home left at the end of a deadly mudslide from the now-barren hillside seen about a mile behind, Tuesday, March 25, 2014, in Oso, Wash.

yesterday

Mudslide victim, 81, released from hospital

Flags to fly at half-staff for mudslide victims

power lines

yesterday

Number of missed 911 calls released

Nearly 800 emergency callers affected by outage

homeless man

yesterday

WSDOT cleans up after homeless camp

Shrubs and trees removed to deter camping

rodney

yesterday

Senate Majority leader bows out of election

Senate Majority seat up for grabs

tools

yesterday

Bellingham hotel gets face lift

Multi-million dollar remodel begins at Lakeway Inn

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Monday

The story of J.J. Donovan, putting Fairhaven on the map

Look into history brings Bellingham landmark home

ambulance

Monday

Cliff jumper injured at Whatcom Falls Park

Man rescued from popular swimming hole

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Monday

Three-year-old hit by semi in critical condition

Everson boy hit crossing Kale Street

bellingham fire

Monday

Fire displaces family in Lynden

Red Cross helping Lynden family after fire

power lines

Monday

CenturyLink: Washington 911 outage due to vendor

Woman makes 37 calls to 911 during outage

road work ahead

Monday

Road project closes Church Road until October

Traffic: Large road project underway in Ferndale

tax couple

Monday

Chance of audit depends on income

IRS audits less than 1 percent of returns

ocean waves

Monday

“Oldest” message in a bottle might be second oldest

B.C. message in a bottle could be oldest

hospital

Monday

WSU explores medical program in Spokane

State universities react to possible doctor shortage

marijuana dea

Friday

Marijuana applicants will get federal background check

State gains access to FBI files to screen pot applicants

house money

Friday

Home foreclosures drop significantly

County foreclosures down in first quarter

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Rangers blank M’s

Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus is congratulated by manager Ron Washington after Andrus scored on a balk by San Diego Padres starting pitcher Ian Kennedy in the first inning of a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Prince Fielder and Kevin Kouzmanoff hit back-to-back homers, Robbie Ross limited Seattle to five singles in seven-plus innings and the Texas Rangers beat the Mariners 5-0 Tuesday night.

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Bellingham Slam add Canadian guard

Courtesy of the Bellingham Slam

Sam Freeman, a native of Coquitlam, B.C., was standout player at Fraser Valley University and will make his debut against the Seattle Flight on April 25 at Whatcom Pavilion.

yesterday in Local Sports

Mariners’ Walker scratched from rehab start

Seattle Mariners pitcher Taijuan Walker throws in a bullpen session during spring training baseball practice, Thursday Feb. 20, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Seattle Mariners right-handed pitcher Taijuan Walker was scratched from his rehab start in Tacoma on Tuesday.

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Former Seahawk Matt Flynn to stay in Green Bay

Green Bay Packers' Matt Flynn during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

A source says former Seattle Seahawks quarterback, Matt Flynn, has reached an agreement on a new contract with the Green Bay Packers