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Groups sue over oil shipments in older tank cars

DOT faces lawsuit over old train cars

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Washington Supreme Court holds state in contempt

Legislature held in contempt of court over schools

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Zamora could be moved to prison

Judge rules convicted killer can leave mental hospital

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Class on 3D printing available at WCC

Lynden Public Library gets 3D printer

A DC-10 air tanker pulls up after dropping fire retardant over a wildfire Saturday, July 19, 2014, near Carlton, Wash. A wind-driven, lightning-caused wildfire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes Thursday and Friday, leaving behind solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds of square miles in the scenic Methow Valley northeast of Seattle.

Inslee asks feds to reconsider aid

Governor isn't giving up on aid for wildfire victims

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Progressive councilmember wont sign carbon reduction letter

Letter to reduce fossil fuels gets little support from county council

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PETA sends letters to Bellingham schools

Animal cruelty by local teenager gains PETA's attention

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Legal pot grows add new demand to NW power grid

Estimated power needed for pot growing could power small city

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Strings return to Bellingham Schools

Donations allow Bellingham fifth grade music program to return

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New fishing rule protects endangered seabird

Fisherman could be forced to use spinning plastic on lines

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Pacific Northwest called “ground zero” in climate fight

Study: NW carbon would be five Keystone pipelines

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Background check initiative loaded with donations

Steve Ballmer, wife, give $250K to gun initiative

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American parade to meet Canadian parade on 9/11

Bellingham FirePipe to lead 9/11 procession

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High Street through campus closed permanently

Only buses and emergency vehicles allowed through WWU

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Public access hits airwaves next month

City providing information on public television

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New baby orca spotted in Washington waters

L-Pod welcomes new baby whale

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Agent Orange still affecting veterans and their families

Town hall reaching out to Vietnam veterans

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Water district vote next month

Farmers invited to water district informational meetings

Bellingham Travel Hawaii 2

Allegiant’s Hawaii flights delayed indefinitely

Bellingham to Hawaii flight options drop

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Here is a look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, Oct. 2.