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3 weeks ago

UPDATE: Robbery on Western Washington University Campus

If you have any information, you're encouraged to call 911.

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3 weeks ago

High speed chase throughout county turns into foot chase on Chuckanut

A high speed chase throughout Whatcom County turns into a foot chase and ends with two arrests.

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3 weeks ago

Cost of owning a car is getting cheaper

The cost of owning a car is getting cheaper.


3 weeks ago

Richard Branson threatens Alaska Airlines to keep Virgin American name

He is stating that he will back a new airline to carry the Virgin name, if Alaska Airlines does not maintain the brand. Even if that means starting all over again.


3 weeks ago

Gov. Inslee announces $2.2 million in grants to support state’s youth

The money will provide internships and other work-based learning experiences for thousands of young people...

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3 weeks ago

Congresswoman Suzan Delbene introduces “West Coast Ocean Protection Act”

The amendment would ban production of oil or natural gas on the outer continental shelf along the west coast.


3 weeks ago

Western State Hospital nurse describes job as “nearly impossible”

A former Western State Hospital nurse says lack of adequate staffing there makes an already tough job nearly impossible.


3 weeks ago

Banana truck blocks freeway after driver falls asleep at the wheel

He wasn't hurt... and there was no spillage of fruit, but it took quite awhile to get the scene cleared up.

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3 weeks ago

Western State Hospital continues search for missing patient

After a total of four patients escaped and walked out of Western State Hospital, one remains missing.

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3 weeks ago

Robbery on Western Washington University campus, according to alert

The alert says it happened outside Buchanan Towers

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3 weeks ago

2 identified in fatal crash involving carjacked vehicle

Officials have identified the teen boy who was driving a stolen vehicle when he crashed into another driver, killing them both.

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3 weeks ago

Psychiatric wards boost security after escape

The Latest on the escape of two men from a psychiatric facility in Washington state.

Police surround Bellingham International Airport after a bomb scare Saturday morning (KGMI/Peter Wagner)

3 weeks ago

Pot grinder that looked like a grenade closed Bellingham’s airport temporarily

Marie Duckworth with the airport says the grinder was found at the security checkpoint

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3 weeks ago

Western State Hospital escapee found ‘under pile of debris’ in Spokane

Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich told reporters that Garver was located not far from his parents home under a pile of debris.


4 weeks ago

Dakota Creek Winery is shutting down

KGMI wine expert Dave Radil weighs in on the closure.


4 weeks ago

Another airline could be coming to Bellingham International Airport.

The question is when will that airline actually make it here?


4 weeks ago

Ferndale Republican Sen. Doug Ericksen scores a win in the state senate

One of the biggest cleanup projects in the state is Bellingham's waterfront cleanup.

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4 weeks ago

Campaign to save charter schools spent close to $2 million

Organizers of the campaign believe lobbying by charter school students made more of a difference than the TV ads, robocalls and mailers.


4 weeks ago

Marijuana testing lab at risk of losing license after audit

The state Liquor and Cannabis Board on Wednesday approved emergency rules to figure out how the state can suspend a lab or impose graduated penalties.

Anthony Garver

4 weeks ago

Search for Western State escapee moves to Spokane

Mental health patient was being held in murder case

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Another record-breakingly hot day in Whatcom County


The old record for May 2nd was set 25 years ago

1 hour ago in Local

Fewer Canadian shoppers doesn’t mean local tourism is on the ropes

Photo courtesy of City of Bellingham

Bellis Fair plans to try and pump up Canadian sales with nice offers

2 hours ago in Local

Testimony continues in the William Klein case

PC: Kimball Gainor

Testimony continued yesterday in the William Klein case. He’s the man who drove into four local teens near Ferndale, killing…

2 hours ago in Local

Ferndale bank and street closed after natural gas leak

Photo Courtesy of City of Ferndale, WA

A car hit a natural gas meter near the Wells Fargo Bank on Main street around 2 yesterday afternoon.

2 hours ago in Local

Dine Out today for Maple Alley Inn, provide meals for people in need

PC: Kimball Gainor

During the Dine Out for Maple Alley Inn, more than 50 local restaurants will donate a portion of their sales to support the local hot meals program for people in need.