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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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Hoke says Gardner will start against Rutgers

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Michigan head coach Brady Hoke shouts trying to flag down a referee on the sideline in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Appalachian State in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Michigan won 52-14.

After QB Shane Morris on the field following a hit to the head last weekend, Michigan coach Brady Hoke took responsibility for the program's breakdown in communication

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U.S. Secret Service directior resigns

The White House seen from outside the north lawn fence in Washington

Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.

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John Oliver explains English soccer

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The "Last Week Tonight" host explains the class system of English soccer to David Letterman.

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Four Whatcom County teams ranked in new prep football poll

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high school football lynden lions state title

Lynden still unanimous #1 in Class 2A

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Rhode Island child with Enterovirus dies

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A child hospitalized for less than 24 hours with Enterovirus D68 has died from the bacterial infection.