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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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Measles sickens Whatcom County man

A Whatcom County man is the 7th person in Washington to get the measles this year.

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Whatcom County heroin ring broken up

KGMI News Reporting By Tracy Ellis & Karen Taylor WHATCOM COUNTY, Wash. – A Whatcom County heroin ring is broken…

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Police bust seller of illegal drug ‘spice’

Ferndale Police bust a gas station convenience store, which detectives say was selling the illegal drug 'spice'

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Feds spot third baby orca born recently to imperiled pods

Biologist: baby whale looks healthy

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Community event to mourn teen killed in crash

Gathering to remember teen killed in crash

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Wildlife agencies plan to restore grizzlies in Washington

Conservationists want to bring back endangered species

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Judge orders Postal Service to pay damages to whistleblower

Gov't lawyer hopes case will be warning to employers

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Washington health exchange needed 4 days to fix overbilling

13k customers had double or triple payments taken

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Lawyer: Second autopsy shows officers shot man from behind

Independent autopsy contradicts official investigation

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Scammers target Bellingham heating company customers

Criminals impersonate local servicemen, bilk homeowners

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Refinery strike could come to Whatcom County

Workers still on strike at Tesoro refinery in Anacortes

A line of fire snakes along a hillside at dusk Friday, July 18, 2014, in Winthrop, Wash. A fire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes, leaving behind smoldering rubble, solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds of square miles. Friday's dawn revealed dramatic devastation, with the Okanagan County town of Pateros, home to 650 people, hit especially hard.

Cantwell applauds National Forest Service funding in wake of WA wildfires

Forest Service committing to restoring wildfire-damaged areas

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Teen driver dies in fatal Grandview crash with semi truck

Grandview at North Star road closed both directions

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Woman hurt in Bellingham crash

Crash closed Lakeway Dr. for hours

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Spokane medical school plan advances in WA legislature

Committee OKs WSU med school plan

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Alaska to reduce Bellingham service

2nd airline this month to announce cuts in Bellingham service

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Bill would make cops’ body cam footage harder to get

Opponent: new restrictions absurd, current laws enough

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Lynden Rep. opposes voting, gun bills in Olympia

Van Werven: voting measure goes too far

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‘Sealant Day’ for kids scheduled Saturday

Interfaith Community Health Center holds annual dental event for kids up to 18

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Royals shut down Mariners

Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz gets ready to bat during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the San Diego Padres Thursday, March 5, 2015, in Peoria, Ariz.

Kansas City's Ventura holds Seattle to one-hit game in 5-1 victory

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Louisville and Michigan State on to Elite 8

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino gestrues to his team during the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against UC Irvine in the Round of 64 in Seattle, Friday, March 20, 2015. Louisville beat UC Irvine 57-55.

Montrezl Harrell scored 24 points/Denzel Valentine scored 13 of his 18 points in the second half

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Gonzaga and Duke headed to Elite Eight

Gonzaga head coach Mark Few watches during a practice session for a college basketball regional semifinal game in the NCAA Tournament Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Houston. Gonzaga plays UCLA on Friday, March 27, 2015.

Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds/Justise Winslow 21 points and 10 rebound

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.