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Construction set to start on Lowell Elementary

Bond funds improvements to elementary school

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Woman turns online Etsy shop into Fairhaven business

Handmade lingerie shop opens in Fairhaven

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City chooses Cathy Lehman’s replacement

City council unanimously picks new council member

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Inslee wants “cap-and-trade” program

Governor's plan would affect Whatcom, Skagit refineries

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Washington unemployment rate increases to 6.2 percent

Jobless numbers increase for third month

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Possible Fred Meyer in Lynden nixed again

Developers pull application for Lynden retail center

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Man reports strong arm robbery

Man reports robbery

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Legendary broadcaster Haines Fay dies

Longtime KGMI broadcaster Haines Fay dies

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Inslee wants carbon tax to fund transportation

Governor releases plan to tax polluters

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Border wait times come to smartphones

New app could make crossing border faster

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No Child Left Behind could get new life

Sen. Murray wants to revisit federal school system

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Grant: $65M to improve health care in Washington

State gets money to improve health care

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Congress approves sales tax deduction

Bill allows taxpayers to deduct state sales tax again this year

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Gas prices drop again

Some gas stations charging $2.50 a gallon

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Bird flu makes its way into Whatcom County

Some wild birds have tested positive for bird flu

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Storage Fire in North Whatcom County

Firefighter battle a blaze in a converted barn on Harksell

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Neighbor saves woman from suspected stalker

Ex-boyfriend caught breaking into campus area apartment

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Train noise, pot and rentals discussed at Lehman’s last council meeting

Cathy Lehman leads her final city council meeting

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Two injured in W. Smith Rd. crash

Driver faces reckless driver in crash

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Bike lane decision up for debate

Ohio St. parking will be lost for bike lane

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Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

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The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

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Noel Gallagher embarrassed daughter in front of Harry Styles

Noel Gallagher and Anais Gallagher at Arthur - UK film premiere held at the O2 Arena - Arrivals.
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Noel Gallagher left his teenage daughter mortified by embarrassing her in front of One Direction heart-throb Harry Styles.

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Donny Osmond predicts end is near for One Direction

Singer Donny Osmond performs in Bryant Park on ABC's "Good Morning America" show on Friday, August 15, 2008, in New York.

Donny Osmond predicts One Direction will split up in 2016 and Harry Styles will launch a successful solo career.

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Taylor Swift and J. Cole rule Billboard charts

"Woman of the Year" honoree Taylor Swift attends the 2014 Billboard Women In Music Luncheon at Cipriani Wall Street on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, in New York.

Taylor Swift is celebrating her longest reign at the top of the U.S. pop chart after Blank Space racked up a fifth week at number one.

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Stevie Wonder welcomes ninth child

In this photo provided by the Las Vegas News Bureau, Stevie Wonder performs “Songs in the Key of Life” tour Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, in Las Vegas.

Stevie Wonder and his partner Tomeeka Robyn Bracy have welcomed a daughter called Nia.