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Bronze cowboy recovered at border

Two men are arrested after police say they tried to smuggle a two-foot tall stolen cowboy into Canada.

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Whatcom dairy farmers prepared for lower prices

The U.S. Department of Agriculture expects milk prices to dip five dollars this year

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Bellingham tops list for best home values

Bellingham area beats out Seattle, California cities for number one spot

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UPDATE: Bellingham man arrested in stabbing death

Suspect just out of jail the week before after serving time for auto theft

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Eastern WA wants to send wolves to western WA

Say western conservationists don't understand living with wolves

Amanda Knox gestures at a news conference in Seattle Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, after returning home from Italy. Knox was freed Monday after an Italian appeals court threw out her murder conviction for the death of her British roommate, Meredith Kercher.

Amanda Knox to find out if Italy will uphold her second conviction

Knox accused of killing her roommate in 2007

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Cases of TB down in the state

TB one of the greatest infectious killers

Notes of encouragement are posted on a bulletin board at a grocery store for those affected by a deadly mudslide nearly two weeks earlier nearby, Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Darrington, Wash. More than a dozen people are listed as missing and 30 bodies have been found in debris from the March 22 landslide that broke off a steep hill, roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River and buried a community at Oso, about 55 miles north of Seattle.

Crowd gathers to remember Oso victims 1 year later

The names of the victims were read aloud

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Canadians I.D. man shot near Sumas as murder suspect

Jamison Childress, the Canadian man fatally shot by a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent near Sumas, was wanted for murder in Calgary according to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

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UPDATED: Border Patrol agent shoots and kills Canadian murder suspect

A Canadian man wanted for murder is the person shot and killed by a U-S border agent near Sumas.


Vancouver B.C. murder suspect may be in our state

A man suspected of killing his girlfriend in Vancouver B.C. may have crossed into our state.

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New section of Mt. Baker Highway near Glacier Springs now open

Emergency project restores highway to two lanes in just 28 days

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Bellingham Schools scrap new start time plan

School start and end times will remain as they currently are for 2015-16 and possibly longer, or until a viable solution emerges.

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BNSF wants to close Custer area crossing

They want to close the crossing at Valley View Road near Portal Way

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Bellingham School Board member to retire

Ken Gass has served on the board for 17 years and says he will retire after his term ends in December.

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Police: watch out for people stealing garage door openers and registration

There’s a new scary way crooks are breaking into your home.


Longtime Lynden Police Officer to register as sex offender

A 34-year-veteran of the Lynden Police force pleads guilty to a child porn charge.

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Mount Baker to remain closed to skiers and snowboarders

No skiing or snowboarding at the Mount Baker Ski Area this weekend after all.


Tax scam hits local business, contact IRS if it happens to you.

Criminals are using stolen personal information to file fraudulent tax returns and receive tax refunds.

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WWU falls 6-1 to Humboldt State in Gold Bracket final

Western Washington University's softball team beat Saint Martins University 1-0, then lost 7-3 on Saturday, March 15, 2013, at Viking Field in Bellingham, Wash.

The WWU softball team fell 6-1 to Humboldt State University in the Gold Bracket championship game of the Cal State Stanislaus Tournament of Champions

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Report: Seahawks resign DL Demarcus Dobbs

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According to his agent, the Seattle Seahawks have resigned defensive lineman Demarcus Dobbs to a one-year deal.

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Report: St. John’s offers Chris Mullin head coaching gig

Chris Mullin at the New Liberty Theatre in New York. 
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According to an ESPN.com report, St. John's University has offered their men's basketball head coach position to former NBA star and St. John's alumni Chris Mullin.

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Mariners make more roster moves

Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik, left, talks with manager Lloyd McClendon, right, as players throw in the bullpen during spring training baseball practice, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

The Seattle Mariners announced multiple roster changes on Sunday.

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Kemp homers as Padres beat Mariners 8-5


San Diego right-hander Andrew Cashner allowed one run and four hits in 6 1-3 innings.