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A Bellingham bridge is shutting down this summer

Crews intend to keep this work on time

FILE - Washington Senators Maria Cantwell, left, and Patty Murray, right, cheer during a rally at Boeing Co.'s 767 assembly plant in this Feb. 25, 2011, file photo in Everett, Wash. Republican MIchael Baumgartner, 36, is seeking the nomination to challenge Democrat Cantwell. Baumgartner, a native of Pullman, has already visited or lived in 70 countries, worked in both Iraq and Afghanistan, been a diplomat and a private contractor for the federal government, won the most expensive state Senate race in history in 2010, and almost immediately decided to make a longshot bid for the US Senate.

Murray: Whatcom fire district victim of DC politics

KGMI News Reporting By Karen Taylor BELLINGHAM, Wash. – U.S. Senator Patty Murray says the latest crisis over funding the…


Jail tax could be on August ballot

KGMI News Reporting By Karen Taylor BELLINGHAM, Wash. — A proposal for a sales tax increase to fund the new…


Seven young men arrested in Sudden Valley robbery

KGMI News Reporting By Karen Taylor SUDDEN VALLEY, Wash. — Seven young men are arrested for a violent robbery in Sudden…


Court: Whatcom water protection OK

Appeals court strikes down Growth Management Hearings Board ruling


New delay for local tribe removing members

Nooksack Judge: feds musk give OK before disenrollment begins

one dollar coin

Blaine man owes $75k in coin theft

Man, 29, stole valuable coins from parents

oil tank

Hearing examiner: Anacortes oil train project needs full review

Refinery manager disappointed in ruling

drunk driver car

Drunk driver gets 16 years in fatal downtown Bellingham crash

Man killed, several others injured in crash last Memorial Day


Bellingham gas prices highest in WA

Analyst: price spike temporary

flink PE teacher

Bellingham PE teacher gets national award

Teacher: important for kids to feel good about being active

train tracks

Transportation department predicts more oil train derailments

Transportation department says there could be 10 oil train derailments a year

mount baker

Mount Baker researchers create simulation of possible eruption

Mount Baker may not have too bad an impact on western Whatcom County

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A crash in Skagit sends a Bellingham woman to the hospital

A Bellingham woman is hospitalized after a crash

small house

Bellingham may offer better deals to developers of affordable housing

A change may be coming to Bellingham's affordable housing

lines on road

The state spending more on roads

Building and improving roads getting more money in our state

shipping cargo

The effects of the west coast port slowdown will stick around

The west coast port slowdown is hurting our state


Protests continue over the Pasco police shooting

Another group protests the police shooting in Pasco

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Boeing managers get bigger bonuses than other employees

Bonuses for Boeing managers are far higher than other employees

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No. 2 Virginia shrugs off slow start, beats Syracuse

Virginia head coach Tony Bennett reacts to a play with the bench during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Charlottesville, Va., on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. Virginia won 61-49.

Anthony Gill scored 17 points to lead four Virginia players in double figures and the No. 2 Cavaliers beat Syracuse on Monday night to capture the ACC regular-season title

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Harden suspended 1 game for kicking James in the groin

File Photo: James Harden at the NBA 2K15 Launch Celebration held at the Standard
Credit :	Derrick Salters/WENN.com

Harden, the NBA's leading scorer and a top MVP candidate, won't play when the Rockets visit the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday.

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Harrington wins the Honda Classic in a playoff

Padraig Harrington poses for photographers after winning the Honda Classic golf tournament, Monday, March 2, 2015, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Harrington defeated Daniel Berger in a two hole playoff.

Padraig Harrington captured his first PGA Tour title in more than six years on Monday when he birdied the final hole in regulation and then beat 21-year-old rookie Daniel Berger on the second hole of a playoff.

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Jordan, 2 other NBA owners join Forbes’ billionaire list

Basketball legend Michael Jordan smokes a cigar while watching the fourball match on the first day of the Ryder Cup golf tournament, at Gleneagles, Scotland, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.

Michael Jordan and two other NBA owners have joined Forbes' annual list of the world's billionaires.

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