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Ferndale Police, Whatcom County Sheriff's deputies and Bellingham Police investigate the Patriot Pl. home where a woman was stabbed Friday, May 2nd, 2014.

2 weeks ago

Bellingham Police required to wear body cameras come July

Some officers are already using the cameras on a voluntary basis right now, but they’ll be required come July.

PHOTO CREDIT: KIMBALL GAINOR

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2 weeks ago

Another warm day in Whatcom County

Yesterday was another record breaking day when the Bellingham Airport reached 74 degrees. The old record was 73.

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2 weeks ago

911 accessibility improves in Glacier

Visitors and residents no longer have to rely on spotty cell phone service to report emergencies.

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2 weeks ago

More unemployed this year in Whatcom County

Construction, retail, and leisure and hospitality sectors have all lost jobs.

Governor Jay Inslee

2 weeks ago

New Poll: Inslee leading Republican challenger Bryant

State superintendent Randy Dorn is reportedly flirting with running for governor.

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2 weeks ago

Jails spend millions to house mentally ill

It's been a year since a federal judge said the state was violating the constitutional rights of mentally ill people charged with crimes by forcing them to wait in jails

State Auditor Troy Kelley

2 weeks ago

State Auditor Troy Kelley’s trial is almost over

Closing arguments will happen tomorrow.

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2 weeks ago

The presumed killers of an Oso couple could be fleeing to Mexico

Patrick Shunn and Monique Patenaude are still missing, but the Snohomish County Sheriff says they’re likely dead.

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2 weeks ago

Bellingham residents could vote on taxes to pay for parks

You may see this on your November ballot.

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2 weeks ago

Horseshoe Cafe customer way overstays his welcome

The man has been identified but his identity has not been released.

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2 weeks ago

Local couple victims of a hit and run crash need your help

The two already suffered from disabilities, after the crash things are even worse.

Searchers on water and land look through debris following a deadly mudslide, Tuesday, March 25, 2014, in Oso, Wash. At least 14 people were killed in the 1-square-mile slide that hit in a rural area about 55 miles northeast of Seattle on Saturday. Several people also were critically injured, and homes were destroyed.

2 weeks ago

Missing and presumed dead Arlington couple used to live in Whatcom County

Aamot says the couple was concerned about one of their alleged killers after the Oso mudslide.

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2 weeks ago

Human remains found at Seattle recycling center likely those of mother killed

Sanitation workers found additional remains on Friday in a waste container in the same Seattle neighborhood where a homeowner found a head and other body parts on April 9TH.

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2 weeks ago

Former WWU runner was the 11th woman to finish Boston Marathon

Former Western Washington University long distance runner Sarah Porter was the 11th woman to finish the Boston Marathon.

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3 weeks ago

Bellingham named the most underrated place in Washington

Home of the oldest restaurant in Washington, many breweries, and Boomers!

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3 weeks ago

Four Points by Sheraton will let guests borrow bicycles

They come with helmets, locks and maps showing favorite local routes and streets with bike lanes.

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3 weeks ago

Senator Patty Murray speaks on Obama’s immigration programs

The Court's decision could affect millions of people in the country illegally.

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3 weeks ago

Sarbanand Farms facing $20,000 fine

This is the second time they've been fined for similar issues in the past three years.

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3 weeks ago

Whatcom County Deputy shoots dog

The dog's owner could face charges.

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3 weeks ago

Record breaking temperatures in Washington

Highest temp since 1962

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