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PM Bellingham

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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…

Last year berry pickers picketed pay and conditions at Sakuma Brothers Farm.

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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Petersen suspends one, dismisses another from UW football

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Washington announced that tight end Derrick Brown has been indefinitely suspended from the football team by head coach Chris Petersen for violating unspecified team rules. Additionally, defensive back Devon Washington has been dismissed.

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No.3 Vikings win exhibition at UBC, 1-0

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Brianna Jones scored in the 10th minute as Western Washington University blanked University of British Columbia, 1-0, in a women's soccer exhibition game Friday evening at Thunderbird Park.

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Dave Chappelle, Marlee Matlin, and Scott Caan are among the celebs celebrating this weekend.

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Rose in, Lillard out for US basketball roster

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The U.S. national basketball team has kept Derrick Rose and cut Damian Lillard and three others, getting its roster down to 12 before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball.

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Seahawks use big first half to rout Bears 34-6

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Russell Wilson threw for two touchdowns and ran for another score, helping the Seattle Seahawks rout the Chicago Bears 34-6 on Friday night.