The Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy

Groups form alliance to tackle climate change by initiative

The Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy plans an initiative to tackle climate change in our state. They say racial and social equity are central in a measure that would cap greenhouse gas emissions and put a price on carbon pollution.

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Evergreen high school football player dies after game injury

Kenney Bui died late Monday morning. He was injured during the fourth quarter on Friday.

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Interfaith Community Health Center is now Unity Care Northwest

Unity Care Northwest has clinics in Bellingham, Ferndale and Point Roberts.

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105 acres on Lummi Island to be restored and preserved

The Lummi Island Heritage Trust is buying an old rock quarry about one-point-one million dollars.

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British Columbia woman who wrecked motorcycle no longer critical

The 50-year-old wrecked her Harley on Saturday on Highway Nine near Badger Road.

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Maple Falls fire consumes three buildings

The buildings are behind the old Frosty Inn in Maple Falls.

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Everson Police: Dad jailed after leaving 6 year old daughter alone in car

Everson Police say they found Tyler Davis’ 6-year-old daughter in a car near the Nooksack River Bridge.

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A couple companies want to buy some of Haggen’s failing stores

The stores are in Nevada and southern California.

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BC woman injured in motorcycle crash

Drugs or alcohol involved


State lawmakers ask public for ideas on school funding

State lawmakers are turning to the public for ideas on how to reform school funding. Starting this week – state…

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Gates Foundation offers workers paid parental leave, unlimited time off

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is making headlines for what they’re offering their workers. The foundation now has one of the most-talked…


Evergreen High School athlete injured, sent to Harborview

A local high school football player in in critical condition today. The Evergreen High School student got hurt during a friday night game at…


Port of Seattle builds around a three-legged raccoon

The Port of Seattle harbors some big ships, but some fear a new project would force a furry resident to ship…


Bellingham may get more jobs for the holidays

Bellingham stores are expected to hire more than 500 workers throughout the holiday season. State economists say the bulk of…


Government wants stricter rules for pipelines

The federal government wants to change the rules played by pipelines in the U.S. On Thursday, the U.S. Transportation Department proposed better…


Roseburg shooting: Police learn backstory to killer

Authorities investigating the deadly mass shooting at the Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon say they have found a number…

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Governor Inslee reacts to Oregon college shooting

The governor says he stands with the president.


Attorneys for Seattle tour company promise full cooperation

If ultimately returned to the road, the boats will no longer use the bridge that was the site of the crash.

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A Whatcom County police dog now has a bullet-proof vest

The charity “Keeping K-9s in Kevlar” got the vest for “Hyde.”

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A new name for a Bellingham hotel

The Best Western Lakeway Inn is now the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel.

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Parity reigns supreme in surprise-filled Pac-12

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"This is an amazing conference, UCLA coach Jim Mora said. "There is not a weak team in this conference. It's also very scary, I think for probably all of us. We don't want to eat each other."

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ESPN cuts sponsored daily fantasy sports elements from shows

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ESPN is cutting sponsored DraftKings content from within shows but continues broadcasting commercials from the daily fantasy sports site.

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Former Mariner signs 1-year deal to remain with Marlins

Miami Marlins' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a news conference before the start of the team's first official full squad spring training baseball practice Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Jupiter, Fla.

Ichiro Suzuki has signed a one-year contract to remain with the Miami Marlins and try to reach the 3,000-hit milestone in the majors.

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WWU Golf: Women tie for 4th at Dixie State Invitational; Men 5th at Chico State Interwest Wildcat Classic

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Jenn Paul leads the Viking women by finishing tied for ninth. Freshman Michael Butler posts a 1-under par 71 for the Western men.

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Former Seahawk coach Dan Quinn leads the Falcons move up in power rankings


The Seahawks (2-2) remain at No. 8 after 13-10 win over the Lions Monday.