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Police: Body found inside Bothell home after suspicious fire

Police say a body has been found inside a Bothell home after a fire overnight.

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Inslee announces subcabinet on military downsizing

Gov. Jay Inslee has announced the formation of new state group to address possible personnel cuts at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

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.

Washington wildfire outlook: above normal starting in July

The latest wildfire forecast calls for above-normal wildfire danger in Washington from July through September.

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Search on for overdue hiker near Leavenworth

A Chelan County sheriff's spokesman says searchers have been looking along the Icicle River near Leavenworth for a 46-year-old woman overdue on a day hike with her dog.

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Verdict in Seattle officer slaying trial to be read Friday

King County court officials say a murder trial verdict will be read Friday in the case of a man charged with killing a Seattle police officer on Halloween night in 2009.

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Four Set for 108 mile run, hike, climb to summit of Mount Baker and back

Last year’s team of 3 completed the trek run in just over 48 hours. This year’s team hopes to beat that.

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New president of Bellingham Technical College announced

Dr. Kimberly Perry will take over for the retiring Dr. Patricia McKeown

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Fair warning: Bellingham Naked Bike Ride is tomorrow night

Ride is about promoting a positive body image, calling awareness to vulnerability of bicyclists

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Local bike drive makes a difference for African children

African Bike Drive is this Saturday from 9-1 at Unity Center in Bellingham

CORRECTS FROM CHIARA ROSE TO CHIARA D’ANGELO-In this Friday, May 22, 2015 photo provided by Reese Semanko, a woman identified as Chiara D’Angelo has suspended herself in a climbing harness from the anchor chain of the Royal Dutch Shell support ship Arctic Challenger in the harbor at Bellingham, Wash. Rob Lewis, spokesman for protest organizers Rising Tide Bellingham, said she was protesting Shell's plan for Arctic drilling. The Coast Guard said it has no plans to remove her but has impounded the activists' support vessels. The ship isn't scheduled to leave the port for several days.

‘Arctic Challenger’ protesters cited by Coast Guard, face possible fine

The Coast Guard says it’s citing four people involved in a protest of the ‘Arctic Challenger’ over Memorial Day weekend and could face a monetary penalty.

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Newly released numbers show rise in whooping cough

Health officials say whooping cough is on the rise in Washington state.

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Police investigate arson, suspicious chemicals at school

Seattle police increased patrols around Nova High School.

In this photo taken Sept. 30, 2014, the U.S. Open Championship trophy is shown near the signature lone tree at Chambers Bay, the host course for the 2015 U.S. Open Championship in University Place, Wash.

County blocks media from lawmaker meetings at US Open

Presentation that lawmakers will attend in exchange for free admission to this month's U.S. Open golf championship will be closed to the media.

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Spokane police looking at additional cases against Aguirre

Spokane police say they are continuing to investigate a former Pasco police officer.

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Washington charter school gets last chance to show progress

The statewide Charter School Commission has voted to give Washington's first charter school one last chance.

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New developments in oil battle in Seattle

Shell's using a Port Of Seattle Terminal to prepare for exploratory oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean.

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Attorney: Man shot by Olympia police is paralyzed

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — An attorney representing the Olympia stepbrothers who were shot by a police officer last month says…

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Kulshan Brewery now has two Bellingham locations

The new operation also has a taproom, which is good news for Kulshan fans who sometimes can’t find a seat.

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Man accused of murder in Whatcom County is guilty, but not of murder

A jury convicted William Smith of manslaughter in the killing of Jeremy McClellan in March.

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Your local hospital: now with ‘room service’

St. Joseph Hospital giving patients new-and-improved food options

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Canucks trade Kassian to Canadiens for Prust

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Prust had 15 goals and 30 assists in 172 games since signing with Montreal three summers ago.

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Kevin Love pens piece saying he’s staying in Cleveland

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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, left, and Kevin Love confer while on the bench as the Cavaliers face the Denver Nuggets in the third quarter of the Cavaliers' 110-101 victory in an NBA basketball game in Denver on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014.

Love issued a statement through The Players Tribune on Wednesday announcing that he would be returning to Cleveland next season.

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Older, wiser Schwarzenegger returns in ‘Terminator: Genisys’

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Arnold Schwarzenegger may be older but that doesn't stop him from destroying his younger self, as the former governor returns to one of his most recognizable roles.

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Mariners look for road sweep over Padres today on KPUG

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Ex-Cowboys player C.J. Spillman charged with sexual assault

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Spillman, who has played six seasons in the NFL, is suspected of sexual assaulting a woman at a Dallas hotel.