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License plates get splash of pink

New special licence place for breast cancer awareness

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Former Western president passes away

Paul J. Olscamp dies as age 77

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City’s development authority proves unsuccessful

Project to turn city land into revenue fails

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Ballots are in the mail

Extra security at ballot drop boxes

The Lombardi Trophy is raised during celebrations after the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Seahawks won 43-8.

Seattle Seahawks exhibit opens at EMP Museum

Lombardi trophy now on display in Seattle

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Emergency system test today at WWU

Campus alarm only a test

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No need for alarm at high school in Ferndale

Police called to Windward High School

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New pick up spot for airport shuttle

Airporter moves stop to office location

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Nurses less confident about Ebola

Nurse association asks hospitals to do more on Ebola prevention

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12 meal limit officially set for state lawmakers

Ericksen says lobbyists meal limit won't be an issue

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City approves master bike plan

Bike lanes included in city plan

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Strange Bellingham bank robbery

A man robs a Bellingham bank, then waits for police to show up.

FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2011 file photo, Colton Harris-Moore, also known as the "Barefoot Bandit," glances at the courtroom gallery as he walks to the defense table, in Island County Superior Court, in Coupeville, Wash. Harris-Moore is scheduled to be sentenced Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, in a U.S. federal court for his two-year international crime spree of break-ins and boat and plane thefts.

Barefoot Bandit hits big screen

New documentary explores notorious crime spree

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Local coat drive underway

Interfaith Coalition collectioning coats and gloves for needy

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Former Governor goes against GOP on gun measure

Dan Evans supports expanded background checks

In this July 20, 2014 photo, shooters practice with pistols at the gun range at Dragonman's, a gun dealer east of Colorado Springs, Colo. When Colorado lawmakers expanded background checks on firearms last year, they were expecting a huge increase. But the actual number the first 12 months of the law is far lower than projected, according to an analysis of state data by The Associated Press.

Poll: Competing gun measures have lost some ground

Less interest in competing gun measures

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Bellingham unanimously approves Coast Salish Day

New holiday celebrates native peoples on Columbus Day

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Bellingham adult day center gets extended life

Lease keeps Alzheimer program open through summer

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County buys time for permanent pot ordinance

Finalized marijuana rules expected within 6 months

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Shoplifting murder investigation turns up more crimes

Sedro Woolley murder leads police to illegal grow op

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 21

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Steelers rally past stunned Texans 30-23

Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers plays during an NFL football game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Jacksonville Jaguars, Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Jacksonville, Fla.

Pittsburgh needed just over a minute to turn a 10-point deficit into an 11-point lead

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WWU ahead after first day at Sonoma State Invitational

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Vikings’ Jenn Paul holds medalist lead by three strokes as Western women lead at Sonoma State Invitational.

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US tops Haiti to advance in World Cup qualifying

United States goalkeeper Hope Solo (1) signs autographs following the team's international friendly soccer match against Mexico on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. The United States won 8-0.

The U.S. women's soccer team completed Part I of its trip to the 2015 World Cup by doing the expected, dominating play in a win over Haiti to finish unbeaten in group play in the CONCACAF championship.

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Florida AD: season evaluated as it plays out

Florida head coach Will Muschamp paces the sidelines during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Missouri in Gainesville, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. Missouri won 42-13.

The Gators (3-3, 2-3 SEC) are coming off losses to LSU and Missouri. The 42-13 debacle against Mizzou on Saturday night, was one of the most embarrassing losses in Muschamp's three-plus years in Gainesville.