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Kansas vs. Vanderbilt in Maui Invitational final

A basketball with the NCAA logo goes in on a shot by Northeastern during practice at the NCAA college basketball tournament in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Northeastern plays Notre Dame in a second round game on Thursday.

It will be the second championship for either school in the holiday tournament. Vanderbilt won here in 1986, and Kansas won in 1996. You can hear all the action on KPUG beginning at 6:30 p.m.

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A’s acquire Jed Lowrie from Astros for minor league reliever


The 31-year-old Lowrie hit .222 with nine homers and 30 RBIs in 69 games for Houston this year, starting 45 at third and 16 at shortstop. He was sidelined for more than three months by a torn ligament in his right thumb.

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No. 7 Baylor down to 3rd QB in Big 12 title, playoff pursuit


Jarrett Stidham is out after breaking a bone in his right ankle during Saturday's 45-35 win over previously undefeated Oklahoma State.

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Ex Cowboys RB Joseph Randle arrested at Kansas casino

Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle (21) runs on a kicks off return during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Baltimore Ravens Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

Randle was suspended four games by the NFL under the league's personal conduct policy earlier this month, one week after he was released by the Dallas Cowboys.

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Rangers replace Maple Leafs atop hockey’s most valuable list


The Rangers, who return to the top of the rankings for the first time since 2004, were valued at $1.2 billion

Local News

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Western’s black student body president says she no longer feels safe on campus


KGMI News BELLINGHAM, WASH. — The Western Washington University student body president says she received death threats and no longer…

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Mt. Baker highway needing more repairs


The state says it will take a month to repair the Mount Baker Highway about six miles east of Nugents Corner.

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Cold windy weather shakes up Whatcom County

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"As you probably feel outside right now, we've got a flow of cooler, drier air coming from the interior British Columbia through the Frasier River Canyon." Puget Sound Energy was forced, once again, to deal with thousands of power outages.

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A new lawsuit against Tim Eyman’s latest voter-approved tax-limiting initiative


Opponents of Tim Eyman's latest voter-approved tax-limiting initiative filed a new lawsuit.

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WWU investigation continues regarding hate speech targeting minorities

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Police continue to investigate threats against minorities at Western Washington University.

Viral Videos

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Harrison Ford, Chewbacca settle feud


With a little help from Jimmy Kimmel and Adele, Harrison Ford and Chewbacca finally set aside their past differences.

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VIDEO: Johnny Manziel benched by Browns for off-field antics


Coach Mike Pettine said Josh McCown will start Monday night's game against Baltimore in place of Manziel, who was recently given the starting job but has now been demoted to third string.

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A Thanksgiving miracle


The power of song!

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Kid battles through hiccups to rock national anthem


Young Ethan battled through the hiccups to perform perhaps the greatest rendition of the Australian national anthem ever.

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Unseen ‘Star Wars’ auditions


With the help of "Saturday Night Live," J.J. Abrams shares some of the best"The Force Awakens" screen tests.


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WATCH: 7 fun facts to make you think this Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving is a time of coming together with family and friends. In between bites of stuffing and pumpkin pie, snack on these unusual Turkey Day facts.

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Change your Amazon password now


With Black Friday and Cyber Monday quickly approaching, this might be the worst time of year for Amazon to have security concerns.

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years


For 88 years the iconic Macy's Parade has been a Thanksgiving tradition.

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REVIEW: ‘Creed’ builds on the legacy of ‘Rocky’


"Creed" stays rooted in tradition while simultaneously taking the entire franchise in a new direction as vital as it is welcome.

Local Sports

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Washington fires Bob Ernst as women’s rowing coach

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Ernst first took over the Washington women's program in 1980 and won six national titles, the last coming in 1987.

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Luke Falk among three finalists for Burlsworth Trophy


The trophy is given to the most outstanding college football player to begin his career as a walk-on.

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Gonzaga rolls past UW in the Bahamas

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Gonzaga's frontcourt was dominant defensively holding the Huskies to just 25% shooting.

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Marshawn Lynch recovering from sports hernia surgery


Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says there is hope for a 3 to 4 week recovery. Lynch will stay on the active roster for a potential late-season return.

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Washington State cruises past Division II Golden Eagles

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WSU played without leading scorer and rebounder Josh Hawkinson, who sat out with a groin injury.

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Butler scores 22, Bulls beat Blazers in Rose’s return


PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 22 points, Derrick Rose added 17 in his return to the lineup and…

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BHS freshman named Conference cross country Runner of the Year

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Annika Reiss won the award in voting done by conference coaches

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What's New on KPUG

Photos: Seahawks beat 49ers


Photographer Dave Walker looks back at Thomas Rawls and the Seahawks thumping the 49ers at CenturyLink.

Prep football is back on KPUG & KGMI

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The post-season continues Friday, 11/27. The Lummi Blackhawks battle Neah Bay in the T-Dome on KGMI.

SHARE THE ROAD: Bike & Motorists Safety Tips!

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NEW BIKE FACILITIES? The CRG & the City of Bellingham combine to provide info on the best ways to share the road,

2015 Pro Football UPICKEM contest


Enter now to win our local grand prize…a $500.00 gift certificate from Northwest Propane!

Win a KPUG/Hilltop Restaurant & Catering Gourmet Tailgate Party!


Win a catered party for 25 from KPUG & The Hilltop!

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