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Activists push Democrat presidential candidate out of Seattle speech

Bernie Sanders pushed aside by Black Lives Matter protesters


Smoky Everson fire burns through sawdust piles

Firefighters battle smoldering fire for hours

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Newest figures: Washington’s “Death With Dignity” Act

More than 700 terminally ill patients have used the law since it was enacted in 2009.

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Washington justices: Attorney-client privacy not absolute

Washington's Supreme Court says arrested suspects do not have a right to total privacy in conversations with their lawyers.

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Murray introduces bill to return bones to tribes

U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., has introduced a bill to return the bones of Kennewick Man to a group of Columbia Basin tribes.


Bernie Sanders brings campaign to West Coast

Bernie Sanders brings campaign to West Coast SEATTLE (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is taking his presidential bid to…

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Federal agents install video surveillance cameras in Seattle

Federal agents have installed video surveillance cameras in Seattle's Central District.

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Investigation done, review next for Olympia police shooting

The Thurston County Prosecutor says that the investigation into a white police officer who shot two black men is complete, but it will be several weeks before his office makes any decisions on whether charges should be filed.


State Patrol wants you to know about a phone scam

Scammers use “spoofing” software. It makes the call appear to be from the State Patrol on caller id.

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Whatcom Trooper Dies on duty

A State Patrol Trooper from Whatcom County died from a medical emergency while doing his job Thursday.

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Whatcom Sheriff: Man exposes himself to families at Silver Lake Park

Whatcom County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 42-year-old Brandon Crabtree.

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852 Whatcom County students are homeless

The Washington State Superintendent of Public Instruction says more than 32,500 kids attending school in the state are homeless, including 852 in Whatcom County.

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Two years in prison for fight that leads to stabbing

Investigators believe both men were drunk.

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Whatcom conservatives sue county over voting district ballot measure

A Bellingham businessman and a local conservative group are suing Whatcom County – they want to stop a proposal that would create more voting districts from appearing on the fall ballot.

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April E. coli at Lynden fairgrounds has NW WA fair taking extra precautions

Dozens of young children and others got violently ill after attending an event at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds, now fair management is trying make sure it doesn’t happen again.

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Being at crime site before it happens is goal of Bellingham cop proposal

The department got a federal grant to pay for predictive policing software.

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Police chase in Ferndale area

The State Patrol says speeds reached 100 miles per hour and the suspect car drove the wrong way on I-5 at times.

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Toxic algae blooming in warm water from California to Alaska

One of the largest toxic algae blooms recorded off the West Coast is denser, more widespread and deeper than scientists feared even weeks ago.

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Skagit County 911 system struggles with understaffing

Skagit County's 911 system is struggling with understaffing and forced overtime that can increase employee stress and burnout.

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Wilson says he did not have a concussion in NFC title game

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Wilson in on the cover of the latest issue of Rolling Stone speaks out about his faith, the Seahawks and Ciara.

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Global life expectancy rises, but people live sicker for longer


General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.

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When Congress returns from vacation, budget fight looms


The U.S. Congress will soon embark on a high-stakes budget negotiation with President Barack Obama that, if productive, could give Republicans the increased military spending they want and Democrats the increased domestic spending they seek.

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Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka ‘Chocolate Thunder’ has died

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Dawkins spent parts of 14 seasons in the NBA with Philadelphia, New Jersey, Utah and Detroit. He averaged 12 points and 6.1 rebounds in 726 career regular-season games.

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WATCH: 60 years of ‘Guinness World Records’


That's a lot of years of documenting unique records.