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3 weeks ago

Washington charter school system gets back to work

The State Supreme Court ruled last fall that the charter school law was unconstitutional.

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3 weeks ago

Woman fatally shot by bail bondsman during warrant delivery

She died Wednesday after being taken to St. Joseph Medical Center and was not identified.

Marijuana

3 weeks ago

Marijuana patient sues state after daughter gets sick

She was in foster care during a custody battle when she fell ill.

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3 weeks ago

Arlington couple missing

They were last seen Monday.

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3 weeks ago

Survey finds Bellingham Airport the highest rated small-hub

Phoenix Marketing International says 93% of travelers gave the airport some of the highest marks for the airport experience.

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3 weeks ago

Wrecked forklift stops traffic on Hannegan yesterday

The flatbed carrying a Birch Equipment forklift flipped at the corner of Hannegan and Sunset.

Email

3 weeks ago

Warnings about latest email scam to hit Whatcom County

Tech Help reports it looks legitimate.

Northwest Washington Fair in Lynden 
PC: Kimball Gainor

3 weeks ago

Gaither Vocal Band returns to Lynden

They’re scheduled to perform August 18th at the Northwest Washington Fair.

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3 weeks ago

Bellingham initiates rental inspection program

Fire and safety inspections start on the South Side in June.

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3 weeks ago

Alcoa and BPA reach a deal

State Representative from Lynden hails announcement as "a great day for Whatcom County"

hospital

3 weeks ago

Inslee fires head of Western State psychiatric hospital

Cheryl Strange has been appointed as the new CEO.

canadian dollar, loonie

3 weeks ago

New high for Canadian dollar this year

The CBC reports it's the Loonie's highest finish since July of last year.

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3 weeks ago

Disturbing new evidence found at home of woman who was dismembered

Evidence was found in the bathroom that the family says wasn't normally there.

airline

3 weeks ago

Horizon Air purchased thirty new jets

The new jets will have first, premium, and coach seating.

vigil candles

3 weeks ago

More blessing ceremonies scheduled after three more homicides in Spokane

Civic leaders say the deaths should be a call for the community to come together...

gavel trial

3 weeks ago

Trial scheduled for man who killed his in-laws, then burned their bodies

The 31 year old accused is an Iraq War veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder.

power lines

3 weeks ago

Montana Senator disagrees with bill signed by Inslee, says it will devastate his state

Montana Senator says "it's going to put a lot of Montanan's out of work, and it's going to raise energy costs for families."

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3 weeks ago

Loonie rises to highest value this year thanks to rising oil prices

The Loonie jumped half a cent to 77-52 cents US... it was almost 10 cents lower in January.

mud

3 weeks ago

Man found dead in swamp is identified

Authorities have identified the man as 54 year old David A. Webster.

Anthony Garver

3 weeks ago

Psychiatric hospital escapee makes first federal court appearance

A U.S. Magistrate said it was impossible to determine the mental competence of Anthony Garver and ordered that Garver remain in custody until his competence could be established.

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