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Woman’s body found face down in river is identified

A woman's body found face-down in river near Lake Steven's on June 23rd has been identified as Stephanie Kensinger, 22, of Everson Wa.

All waters in Whatcom County closed to shellfish harvest

Shellfish poison back in Whatcom County waters

Biotoxin levels are up again and over the limit for safe shellfish harvest.

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Bernardo named interim president at WSU

The Washington State University Board of Regents has named Daniel Bernardo as interim president of the Pullman-based school.


Child pornography trial for Steven Powell under way

Testimony has begun in the child pornography trial for Steven Powell.


Body of woman killed in ice cave collapse recovered

The body of a woman killed in the collapse of a Washington state ice cave has been removed from the cave.

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We now may know why driver in deadly Sumas area crash ran

Deputy Whatcom County Prosecutor Christopher Quinn says he admitted to drinking before the wreck.

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Recession, other factors take toll on golf, including Bellingham course

At the Lake Padden Golf Course – the number of rounds played plummeted 23-percent in 7 years.


Bellingham surgical tech. loses license related to stolen drugs

The state health department says she stole drugs meant for patients.


Regulators: Bellingham nursing asst. shoots video of naked patients

A Bellingham nursing assistant’s license is suspended after state regulators say he took inappropriate videos of dementia patients.

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Bellingham police use bean bag, taser to subdue man throwing knife

The man was concerning customers when police arrived, and had to use a bean bag and a taser to subdue him

Fire danger still very high.

Fire Danger upgraded to “very high”

No burning or open flames permitted whatsoever.

Stewart Mountain Fire is now 50% contained

4th of July Fires Are Now Under Control

Three out of the four wildfires burning in Whatcom County since the 4th of July holiday are now contained.


Air Quality in Whatcom County Improved, Good for Breathing Again

Air quality in Whatcom County has improved and is once again good for breathing as of this morning.

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Samish Way on-ramp in Bellingham is closed today

Meanwhile, a lane closure on northbound I-5 at North Lake Samish has been postponed, tfn.

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Ribbon-cutting today for Bellingham’s newest trail

Eventually, the trail will be extended to form a loop.

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Whatcom Real Estate market almost as hot as weather

Second quarter saw home sales increase 28.4%

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Bellingham council considers forcing employers to give paid sick leave

If you get sick and can’t work, what happens? This may sound like the beginning of a commercial, but it’s actually something many Bellingham residents often have to think about.


Sunday’s heat broke a record in Bellingham

1958 was the last time this happened in Bellingham


Why experts are saying Whatcom air quality is the worst they’ve ever seen

The smoke in Whatcom County from the BC wildfires isn't good for you

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Bells Never Find Footing Against Falcons

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After jumping out to a 2-0 lead in the 1st inning, the Kelowna Falcons never looked back and beat the Bellingham Bells 8-1 Saturday night.

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Kah scores 2 goals to lead Vancouver past Seattle, 3-0 

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Pa-Modou Kah surpassed his MLS career goal total by scoring twice

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Suzuki’s RBI single in 9th lifts Twins past Mariners, 3-2

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Kurt Suzuki hit the winning RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning

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Kershaw extends scoreless streak to 37 innings

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw sits in the dugout before a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Kershaw (9-6) struck out seven, walked none and retired his last 15 batters while working on eight days' rest.

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NBA’s current, former stars put on show in Africa exhibition

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The game got serious in the second half: Chris Paul's Team World rallied to beat Luol Deng's Team Africa 101-97.