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Land clearing prohibited around Lake Whatcom

Yearly Lake Whatcom land clearing ban starts today

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City seeks tenant for Maritime Heritage Park building

Troubled park could see new business

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Whatcom Tea Party holds debate forum

Local candidate debate tonight

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Draft water rules tied to fish consumption out

Ecology proposes fish-a-day consumption rate

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Voters to decide on water districts

County council approves water district proposal

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Supreme Court: Bellingham man’s right to public trial violated

Juror interview overturns domestic violence verdict

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County foreclosures down over quarter percent

Foreclosure rates on downward trend

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Washington’s minimum wage jumps to $9.47 per hour

Minimum wage increase come New Year's Day

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Grant boosts Bellingham DUI patrols

Police aim at one DUI every four hours

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Local non-profit takes steps to create radio station

Local art space and music venue goes low-fi

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Task force proposing new taxes for state parks

Water bottle and motor homes tax would funds parks

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Boeing moving jobs to Oklahoma City, St. Louis

About 2,000 Boeing jobs being moved out of state

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UW’s med school to accept deferred-action students

UW opens med school to immigrant students

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Passenger dies in motorcycle crash

Driver cited for running stop sign causing fatal collision

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County council to decide on water districts tonight

Proposed water districts could have trouble collecting money

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Bellingham business moves as another expands

New facilities helps two local businesses grow

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Ferndale homeless housing project meets goal

Homeless families find shelter at new "Our House"

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Bellingham may go for historic designation

Downtown could be placed on national list of historic places

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Bellingham conducts 20 year growth plan survey

City growth plan survey now online

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 2

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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NL Wild Card: Bumgarner, Giants silence Pirates

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner waits his turn in the batting cage at PNC Park in Pittsburgh during a team workout Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. Bumgarner gets the start against Pittsburgh Pirates' Edinson Volquez in Wednesday night's National League wild card baseball game in Pittsburgh.

The San Francisco Giants routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 on Wednesday night in the National League wild-card game.

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Dunn retires following a 14 year career

Oakland Athletics' Adam Dunn leans against the batting cage before the start of the AL wild-card playoff baseball game against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Following the Athletics loss to the Kansas City Royals in the A.L. Wildcard game, Adam Dunn told ESPN that he has played his final game.

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Report: Paul Molitor, Twins set to meet

Minnesota Twins coach Paul Molitor is seen in the dugout during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Saturday, May 10, 2014.

Molitor has never managed in the majors or minor leagues but has extensive coaching experience since leaving baseball as a player.

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Brady tries to keep even keel during slow start

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) warms up on the sideline during the third quarter of an NFL football game between the New England Patriots and the Oakland Raiders Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Foxborough, Mass.

Tom Brady tries not to get too high when things are going well or too low when they're not.

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