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Gravel mining company’s appeal for more land fails again

Company wants more land for gravel mining in Whatcom County

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Olympia may raise the state highway speed limit

75 mph may be new speed on some state highways

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Newest orca learns to swim

Puget Sound orca born to the L-pod last week

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Over 300 Boeing employees axed in layoff

Workers will be phased out by end of April

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Seaport slowdown costs Washington millions

Eight ships still need to be unloaded in Puget Sound

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It’s a bad flu season so far and it’s not over yet

Already 120 confirmed flu deaths this season

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Rock blasting slowing down traffic on Mt. Baker Highway

Rock blasting part of realignment project

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Pete Kremen says he won’t seek re-election

Kremen: Done after 31 years

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Rock blasting on Mt. Baker Highway will cause delays

WSDOT crews are rock blasting not far from Maple Falls as part of the highway realignment project

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Washington begins spring ball with questions at QB

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New Washington head coach Chris Petersen walks on the field during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Petersen declared all starting jobs, including the position of incumbent quarterback Cyler Miles, were open headed into the spring.

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Zunino’s bat, Walker’s arm lead Mariners over Angels

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

Robinson Cano added his first spring homer for the Mariners and is hitting .364 in exhibition play.

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Seattle and Western New York swap stars in major NWSL trade

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Seattle on Monday sent forwards Sydney Leroux and Amanda Frisbie to Western New York

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Former Mariner Raul Ibanez joins Fox as studio analyst

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Seattle Mariners' Raul Ibanez sits on the bench against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013.

Fox also hired M's broadcaster Aaron Goldsmith as play-by-play announcer

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Rockets guard Patrick Beverley to miss remainder of season

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Houston Rockets' Patrick Beverley celebrates his three-point basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers, Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Houston guard to undergo surgery