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Suspect in fatal Oak Harbor shooting arrested in Bellingham

The suspect in a fatal Oak Harbor shooting is arrested in Bellingham.

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Local unemployment holds steady

Whatcom County unemployment doesn't budge

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Warm Sunday sets record

75 degree day passes 1987 record

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New businesses and construction in Bellingham

Thai and Lao cuisine moves into downtown

The Lynden PRCA Rodeo, presented by the Northwest Washington Fair, donated $35,000 Friday to the PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center for breast cancer patient care and research.

Rodeo rounds up money for cancer center

Cowboys prove they are tough enough to wear pink

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Washington Supreme Court to hear Backpage.com case

Lawsuit claims online classified exploits children

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Whatcom has some of state’s biggest polluters

Cherry Point hot spot in state for greenhouse gas emissions

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New report studies Cherry Point economic impact

NW Business Expo to address Obamacare and Cherry Point

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State calls for mental health insurance review

Ruling: Insurance companies must cover developmental therapies

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After school programs in high demand

Survey suggests a shortage in after school programs

Heavy snow topples trees along Mount Baker Highway 
The flashing sign warns of snow removal equipment ahead - even though for drivers, the road was closed due to heavy snowfall and falling trees.

Tree removal closes portion of Mount Baker Highway

Trees being removed near Mount Baker Ski Area for safety

A DC-10 air tanker pulls up after dropping fire retardant over a wildfire Saturday, July 19, 2014, near Carlton, Wash. A wind-driven, lightning-caused wildfire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes Thursday and Friday, leaving behind solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds of square miles in the scenic Methow Valley northeast of Seattle.

Homeowners file wildfire claims against Washington

Victims say state mishandled wildfires

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Board could allow more pot growing in Washington

State could quadruple pot canopy

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Fingerprint scam claiming police affiliation

Fingerprint scheduling website a fraud

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Jail guard charged with attempted child rape faces judge

Trail next month for two of six in child sex sting

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911 tapes released in vet stabbings

New details in stabbing by man upset over dead cat

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Aloha Motel could be condemned by next week

Owners given chance to speak about motel drug activity

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Scammers target newspaper subscribers

Fake newspapers renewals notices going out

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Overnight shelter gets bigger location

Lighthouse Mission offers new severe weather shelter

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High wind could cause outages

High winds to hit coastal areas

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AP sources: Rice’s appeal hearing set for Nov. 5-6

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Two people familiar with the situation say a hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension will be held Nov. 5 and 6.

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Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

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Dallas Cowboys Michael Sam walks on the field before the first half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player .

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Durant struggling to deal with injury

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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant answers questions at a news conference in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Durant said he’s been antsy since finding out he will miss the early part of the season with a Jones fracture in his right foot. The reigning NBA MVP spoke to the media Tuesday morning for the first time since the injury.

Thunder forward Kevin Durant says he has been antsy since finding out he will miss the early part of the season with a broken bone in his right foot.

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WATCH: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Halloween house

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The decorations and synchronized light display on this house is so impressive, we won't even ask for candy.

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Alice Cooper wants to ‘die on stage’

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The rocker says he's not worried about elaborate stunts on stage because that's the way he would want to go out.

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