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WWU president calls state’s budget request idiotic

Shepard won't create WWU "hit list"

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Doctors: Finding source unlikely in E. coli deaths

Boy struggling with E. Coli upgraded

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Taking a Bite out of Bellingham

9th annual Bite of Bellingham this Sunday.

Northwest Marine Industries goes up in flames on Labounty Road in Ferndale. 9/11/14

Fire rages through boat manufacturer in Ferndale

No injuries in Northwest Marine Industries fire

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Groups sue over oil shipments in older tank cars

DOT faces lawsuit over old train cars

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Washington Supreme Court holds state in contempt

Legislature held in contempt of court over schools

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Zamora could be moved to prison

Judge rules convicted killer can leave mental hospital

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Class on 3D printing available at WCC

Lynden Public Library gets 3D printer

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.

Inslee asks feds to reconsider aid

Governor isn't giving up on aid for wildfire victims

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Progressive councilmember wont sign carbon reduction letter

Letter to reduce fossil fuels gets little support from county council

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PETA sends letters to Bellingham schools

Animal cruelty by local teenager gains PETA's attention

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Legal pot grows add new demand to NW power grid

Estimated power needed for pot growing could power small city

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Strings return to Bellingham Schools

Donations allow Bellingham fifth grade music program to return

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New fishing rule protects endangered seabird

Fisherman could be forced to use spinning plastic on lines

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Pacific Northwest called “ground zero” in climate fight

Study: NW carbon would be five Keystone pipelines

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Background check initiative loaded with donations

Steve Ballmer, wife, give $250K to gun initiative

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American parade to meet Canadian parade on 9/11

Bellingham FirePipe to lead 9/11 procession

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High Street through campus closed permanently

Only buses and emergency vehicles allowed through WWU

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 15

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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SNF on KPUG: Jay Cutler rallies Bears past 49ers in fourth

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler throws before a preseason NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Seattle.

The Bears beat the San Francisco 49ers 28-20 Sunday night to spoil their Levi's Stadium debut.

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The Associated Press Top 25

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The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll

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NFL week 2 scoreboard

A football before the first half of an NFL preseason football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

All the scores from week 2 in the National Football League

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USA wins basketball worlds, 129-92 over Serbia

United States team Basketball World Cup, pose for the media before their match against Finland, the third match, Group C, which begins the Basketball World Cup, in Bilbao northern Spain, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition take place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through to Sept. 14.

Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U.S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.

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