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A new report details the crash that killed a state trooper at the Skagit Bridge detour, local numbers show lots of people are signing up on the state health care exchange, and the Mount Baker Ski Area is opening.
Sea stars are dying off all along the West Coast, and Western Washington University professor Benjamin Miner has received a grant from the National Science Foundation to find out why.
Applications for marijuana businesses are being accepted through Dec. 19th, and Mikhail Carpenter with the Washington State Liquor Control Board tells KGMI that a lot of people are excited to enter the new pot industry.
State Senator Doug Ericksen from Ferndale says Washington can do more to keep Boeing jobs, and a WWU professor is studying why sea stars are dying in Puget Sound.
Voters in Ferndale could decide on a bond in February 2014 that would raise property taxes to rebuild Ferndale High School. District Superintendent Dr. Linda Quinn tells KGMI that Ferndale has the worst high school building in Whatcom County.
Washington’s Insurance Commissioner tells us why people in our state won’t get to keep their old health insurance policies, and a local psychologist talks about the 10-year-old girl who made a false abduction report in Bellingham’s Columbia neighborhood.
The Whatcom Museum’s Director of Development Sheila Connors talks about their “Deck the Old City Hall” event.
Low health exchange enrollment numbers are embarrassing the White House, a new study urges expanded tribal jurisdiction, and the Whatcom Museum gets into the Christmas spirit.
Dillon Honcoop talks with members of the Filipino American Association of Whatcom County about Typhoon relief efforts in the Philippines and their families member who were caught in the storm.
Whatcom County’s Filipino community is reaching out to victims of Typhoon Haiyan, and State Senator Doug Ericksen defends Boeing’s tax break deal.