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Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at some of today's big sports stories, on Monday, Dec. 22.

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Florida State QB Winston cleared in conduct hearing

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Star quarterback Jameis Winston has been cleared in a hearing looking into alleged sexual assault charges.

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Seahawks soar, take control of battle for NFC West

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Seattle thumped Arizona 35-6 to take control of the battle for the NFC West division crown.

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Packers, Steelers, Cowboys head to playoffs

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Defending Super Bowl champions Seattle also booked their place in the postseason.

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Boxing great Muhammad Ali hospitalized

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The boxing legend has been hospitalized with pneumonia.

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Ferndale man walking on the road struck, killed

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The Washington State Patrol says alcohol and drugs weren't involved

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Mt. Baker limited opening Saturday

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The Mt. Baker Ski Area opens in a limited fashion December 20th.

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Haggen is getting much larger

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Bellingham's based Haggen is spreading down the coast in a big way

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Local bead shop closes, goes online only

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Fairhaven bead shop closes after 26 years

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Two states challenge Colorado marijuana legalization

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Legal marijuana law goes to Supreme Court

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One-man band entertains Seattle airport passengers

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This guy will brighten the day of even the most beleaguered traveler.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Dr. Evil’ on the Sony hack

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Mike Myers interrupts "Saturday Night Live" to address North Korea and Sony Pictures directly about the hack.

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WATCH: The ‘Force’ is strong with this home

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If you weren't already excited for the next "Star Wars" movie, this house will change your mind.

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WATCH: Airman ‘Santa’ surprises 6-year-old son at storytime

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Aaron Williams was sad that his dad, stationed in South Korea, wouldn't be stateside for the holidays ... but a little Christmas magic gave him a gift he'll never forget.

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Colbert’s star-studded farewell to ‘Report’

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Stephen Colbert bid farewell with the help of scores of celebrities in a rousing sendoff to the tune of "We'll Meet Again."

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Obama: Sony hack not an act of war

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President Barack Obama says the massive hacking was not an act of war but instead was cyber-vandalism.

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Final ‘Hobbit’ wins weekend box office

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In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Martin Freeman appears in a scene from the film, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

The last movie of Peter Jackson's three "Hobbit" films rode to the top of the weekend box office.

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Holiday homes that put Clark Griswold to shame

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Unravel these ... we need to check every bulb.

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Today in entertainment history: Dec 22

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

Local Sports

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Wilson, Seahawks close in on NFC West title

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) looks to pass as Marshawn Lynch (24) blocks against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz.

The streaking Seahawks closed in on another NFC West title with a 35-6 romp over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night.

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Washington St beats San Jose St

Washington State guard Que Johnson (32) attempts 3-point shot against Idaho State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman, Wash. Washington State won 80-68.

Josh Hawkinson scored 25 points and grabbed 13 rebounds Sunday as Washington State defeated short-handed San Jose State 82-53.

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Blazers finish off Outlaws

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The Bellingham Blazers finish off the Tri-City Outlaws, 8-2, on Saturday night.

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Tanev lifts Canucks over skidding Flames

Vancouver Canucks' goalie Ryan Miller (30) is congratulated by Kevin Bieksa (3) after the Canucks' victory 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues in an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in St. Louis.

The Vancouver Canucks defeated the skidding Calgary Flames 3-2 Saturday night to snap a five-game losing streak.

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No. 8 Gonzaga struggles past Cal Poly

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No. 8 Gonzaga struggled to shake pesky Cal Poly before pulling away for a 63-50 win on Saturday night.

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No. 16 Washington edges No. 15 Oklahoma

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar, left, hugs guard Andrew Andrews (12) after an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Seattle, Wash. Washington beat San Diego State 49-36.

The Huskies (10-0) led by as many as 20 in the first half.

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Lynden beats King’s & prep hoops scoreboard

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Lynden, ranked No. 2 in 2A, improves to 3-0 on the season.

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Aldridge leads Trail Blazers over Pelicans

Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Portland to a 114-88 win over the Pelicans Saturday night.

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