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Marijuana

PM Bellingham 9/18/13

The City of Lynden passes a temporary ban on marijuana sales, and a local state representative says the lastest state…

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PM Bellingham 9/17/13

The local Chamber of Commerce says state authorities could decide to raise workers compensation rates, and both of Washington State’s…

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PM Bellingham 9/16/13

The president of a Skagit County berry farm speaks out about why his workers continue to strike, and a U.S.…

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PM Bellingham 9/9/13

The permanent I-5 Skagit River Bridge will be back this weekend, and a 3-generation Bellingham business announces they will soon…

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PM Bellingham 9/6/13

Ecology crews are cleaning up an oil spill after a boat sinks near Point Roberts, and Ferndale celebrates the groundbreaking…

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PM Bellingham 9/5/13

Weather forecasters are saying thunderstorms will hit Whatcom County, a local anti-war group is protesting a possible military strike in…

In this graphic provided by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, a logo that will be used for labeling legal marijuana produced in Washington state is shown. Officials released a preliminary draft of regulations for growing and selling legalized marijuana Thursday, May 16, 2013. Voters last November made Washington and Colorado the first states to legalize the sale of taxed marijuana to adults over 21 at state-licensed stores.

PM Bellingham 9/4/13

The state sets rules for how many recreational marijuana stores will be allowed, Washington upgrades its voter registration program, and…

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PM Bellingham 9/3/13

Washington residents will be able purchase health care exchanges in less a month, and residents near the Bellingham International Airport…

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee, left, is joined by state Attorney General Bob Ferguson as he talks to the media in Olympia, Wash. about the federal government's announcement that it will not sue to stop Washington and Colorado from taxing and regulating recreational marijuana for adults, on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. Last fall, voters made both states the first in the country to legalize the sale of marijuana to adults over 21 at state-licensed stores. The states are creating rules for the system, with sales expected to begin early next year.

PM Bellingham 8/29/13

The Dept. of Justice gives its decision on how to handle states that want to legalize pot, and WWU campus…

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PM Bellingham 8/28/13

KGMI’s Legal Analyst breaks down the sentencing of the shooter in the Fort Hood massacre, and a program at Western…

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Kingma signs scholarship offer to compete at WWU

Courtesy of WWU Athletics

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Rangers steal another one from the Mariners

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Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus (1) steals second as Seattle Mariners second baseman Nick Franklin (6) catches the throw during the second inning of a baseball game, Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

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The 22-year-old Choi was hitting .394 at Triple-A Tacoma with one homer and five RBIs.

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Wildcats G James Young to enter NBA draft

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Young helped Kentucky reach the final before it lost 60-54 to Connecticut last week. He averaged 14.3 points.