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B.C. bird flu triggers poultry prevention rules at the border

If your Christmas dinner plans included uncooked turkey from British Columbia, you’ll need to figure something else out.


Developers renovating historic Lynden building

Historic building in Lynden being renamed

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Port Angeles considering Indigenous People’s Day

City considers different day to celebrate Indigenous people


Whale population looking grim as anniversary approaches

Pudget Sounds Orca numbers lowest since 1985

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Lawmakers “poke” at state Supreme Court with new bill

New bill suggest judges run on partisan ticket

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Former Blaine leader, Ferndale man hit, killed

Man killed on Semiahmoo Spit going after dog

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Patrols on the lookout for reckless holiday drivers

Holiday emphasis patrols in force

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Safety officials wants stricter cell phone driving laws

Law would ban smart phone activities while driving

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Ferndale man walking on the road struck, killed

The Washington State Patrol says alcohol and drugs weren't involved

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Mt. Baker limited opening Saturday

The Mt. Baker Ski Area opens in a limited fashion December 20th.

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Haggen is getting much larger

Bellingham's based Haggen is spreading down the coast in a big way

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Local bead shop closes, goes online only

Fairhaven bead shop closes after 26 years

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Two states challenge Colorado marijuana legalization

Legal marijuana law goes to Supreme Court

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EPA will step up fish rules if state doesn’t

EPA water standard will effect fish consumption rate

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Child rapist locked up

Man to serve four decades for molesting children

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Thieves stealing packages from door steps

Mail thieves following delivery drivers

Jan. 2014, Governor Inslee in final preparation for his State of the State address

Inslee proposes more taxes

Governor's budget includes new capital gains tax

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Trooper crashes into intoxicated pedestrians

Investigators say pedestrians crossed on "do not walk" signal

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Wages up in Whatcom County

Second quarter wages up 1.6 percent

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Harden’s 44 lead Rockets over Blazers, 110-95

Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale calls out from the bench in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans in New Orleans, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The Pelicans won 105-100.

James Harden scored a season-high 44 point

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B.C. bird flu triggers poultry prevention rules at the border

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If your Christmas dinner plans included uncooked turkey from British Columbia, you’ll need to figure something else out.

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Aldridge out sick against Rockets

Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge walks on the court against the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Aldridge leads the Trail Blazers with 22.8 points and 10.7 rebounds a game.

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UW men’s basketball moves up to #13 in this week’s Top 25 National Poll

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar, left, hugs guard Andrew Andrews (12) after an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Seattle, Wash. Washington beat San Diego State 49-36.

The Huskies look to stay undefeated tonight when they take on Tulane tonight over on AM 930 KBAI beginning at 7:30pm

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Lions’ Raiola suspended 1 game for stomping on opponent

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola (51) during warm ups before an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014.

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola has been suspended for one game after he stomped on Bears defensive tackle Ego Ferguson