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Evergreen high school football player dies after game injury

Kenney Bui died late Monday morning. He was injured during the fourth quarter on Friday.

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Interfaith Community Health Center is now Unity Care Northwest

Unity Care Northwest has clinics in Bellingham, Ferndale and Point Roberts.

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105 acres on Lummi Island to be restored and preserved

The Lummi Island Heritage Trust is buying an old rock quarry about one-point-one million dollars.

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British Columbia woman who wrecked motorcycle no longer critical

The 50-year-old wrecked her Harley on Saturday on Highway Nine near Badger Road.

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Maple Falls fire consumes three buildings

The buildings are behind the old Frosty Inn in Maple Falls.

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Everson Police: Dad jailed after leaving 6 year old daughter alone in car

Everson Police say they found Tyler Davis’ 6-year-old daughter in a car near the Nooksack River Bridge.

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A couple companies want to buy some of Haggen’s failing stores

The stores are in Nevada and southern California.

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BC woman injured in motorcycle crash

Drugs or alcohol involved


State lawmakers ask public for ideas on school funding

State lawmakers are turning to the public for ideas on how to reform school funding. Starting this week – state…

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Gates Foundation offers workers paid parental leave, unlimited time off

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is making headlines for what they’re offering their workers. The foundation now has one of the most-talked…


Evergreen High School athlete injured, sent to Harborview

A local high school football player in in critical condition today. The Evergreen High School student got hurt during a friday night game at…


Port of Seattle builds around a three-legged raccoon

The Port of Seattle harbors some big ships, but some fear a new project would force a furry resident to ship…


Bellingham may get more jobs for the holidays

Bellingham stores are expected to hire more than 500 workers throughout the holiday season. State economists say the bulk of…


Government wants stricter rules for pipelines

The federal government wants to change the rules played by pipelines in the U.S. On Thursday, the U.S. Transportation Department proposed better…


Roseburg shooting: Police learn backstory to killer

Authorities investigating the deadly mass shooting at the Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon say they have found a number…

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Governor Inslee reacts to Oregon college shooting

The governor says he stands with the president.


Attorneys for Seattle tour company promise full cooperation

If ultimately returned to the road, the boats will no longer use the bridge that was the site of the crash.

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A Whatcom County police dog now has a bullet-proof vest

The charity “Keeping K-9s in Kevlar” got the vest for “Hyde.”

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A new name for a Bellingham hotel

The Best Western Lakeway Inn is now the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel.


Roseburg man says of shooting: “This is why we homeschool our kids”

The community of Roseburg, Oregon is stunned with grief after what is now the forty-fifth mass shooting of 2015. Dan…

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Delta flight turns back after striking bird

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Officials with the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport say a Delta Air Lines flight headed from Seattle to Hong Kong has turned back and landed safely after striking a bird.

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22 cases of West Nile virus in Washington, 1 death

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State health officials say there were 22 cases of West Nile virus in humans this season and one death. That's about double the total number of cases last year.

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6 workers injured in explosion at dam in Washington state

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Officials with the Grant Public Utility District say six employees have been injured in an explosion at Priest Rapids Dam on the Columbia River.

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The Viking men are now 3-4-3 overall and 1-3-2 in the GNAC.

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Former Husky Hau’oli Kikaha riding wave of early success in New Orleans

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Not only has the 6-foot-3, 246-pound Kikaha posted three sacks in his first four NFL games, but he's also forced a pair of fumbles — both of which resulted in turnovers — and has been in on 26 tackles.