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North Cascades Highway closes early

Avalanches close Hwy 20 pass

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B.C. flu shot appears to miss mark

Flu north of border at unusually high rate

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WSU students asked to have mumps vaccination

Worry of mumps spreads at WSU

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Seattle: Freguson protest temporarily closes I-5 lanes

Peaceful Seattle protest turns into violence

Cop Traffic

State AG rules on police body cams

Police allowed to record people without permission

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Mother upset student not expelled for punching son

High school student arrested for assault, suspended 5 days

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WSDOT tools for easier holiday travel

Thanksgiving traffic expected to be heavy

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Father-daughter finish U.S. bike tour for veterans

Wounded veterans benefit from cross county bike tour

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Report: Washington toddler shot playing with gun

3-year-old in serious condition from gun shot to mouth

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City reconsiders rental inspections

Simplified rental registration plan not enough

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Former marine pleads guilty to stabbing two men

PTSD may have played role in stabbing

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Sanctions for competency cases reaches $200,000

Judges sanction state for housing mentally ill in jail

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Washington fires senior official from ferry system

State gives no reason for ferry chief firing

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Lynden museum won’t give up all its guns after all

A pawn shop offered to do the museum's paperwork for them

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Mt. Baker Ski Area eyeing snow forecast

Mount Baker could serve up slopes by Thanksgiving

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Blustery weather could cause power outages

Strong winds move back in

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Union Bank closing remaining Bellingham branch

Bank plans to close 44 Washington branches

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Police overwhelmed by body camera video requests

Man posting police videos online working with police

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Sasquatch summit this weekend at Ocean Shores

Bigfoot believer wants protection for species

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Inslee to Ericksen and GOP senators: bring solutions on climate

Governor disputes letter on climate change from Sen. Ericksen

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Bama, FSU, Oregon, Miss St keep playoff rankings

Alabama head coach Nick Saban seems frustrated during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Auburn in Auburn, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.

The top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings are unchanged — Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State — heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.

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Sherman, Baldwin dig at NFL in press conference

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With the help of a cardboard cutout, the Seahawks' Richard Sherman & Doug Baldwin took some digs at the NFL on Tuesday

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Red Sox finalize agreement with Sandoval

Newly acquired Boston Red Sox free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval smilies as he and Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington pose with a team jersey as Sandoval is introduced to the media at Fenway Park Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 in Boston.

The Red Sox have finalized their five-year contract with third baseman Pablo Sandoval, the first of two big signings

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Cal coach praises Pac-12 for admitting mistakes

California head coach Sonny Dykes during the second half of an NCAA college football game against California, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz.

California coach Sonny Dykes praised the Pac-12 on Tuesday for acknowledging that replay officials erred in overturning two touchdowns

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Canucks acquire Pedan from Islanders for Mallet

Canucks fans

Pedan, a 6-foot-4 Moscow native, has played six games with the American Hockey League's Bridgeport Sound Tigers this season, recording three assists and 51 penalty minutes.