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Autumn Veatch

11 hours ago

Reasons determined for plane crash last July

Their teenage step-granddaughter, Autumn Veatch of Bellingham, was the only survivor of the crash.

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12 hours ago

Bellingham Schools’ Superintendent “walks in the shoes” of LGBTQ students

"Walks in the Shoes" helps Baker get a better understanding of what his staff and students experience in the district.

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12 hours ago

Cruz planned rallies in Puget Sound area

Cruz has withdrawn his bid for the presidency.

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12 hours ago

The State ups the ante for Ride the Ducks

State regulators say the previous fine amount is inadequate.

PC: Kimball Gainor

12 hours ago

Jury rests after William Klien took the stand

Klein faced questioning about sleep patterns and the recent bout of the flu.

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12 hours ago

Seven-year-old makes threats with a knife at a Bellingham school

The boy brought the knife to Alderwood Elementary School Tuesday morning.

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18 hours ago

Another record-breakingly hot day in Whatcom County

The old record for May 2nd was set 25 years ago

Photo courtesy of City of Bellingham

19 hours ago

Fewer Canadian shoppers doesn’t mean local tourism is on the ropes

Bellis Fair plans to try and pump up Canadian sales with nice offers

PC: Kimball Gainor

19 hours ago

Testimony continues in the William Klein case

Testimony continued yesterday in the William Klein case. He’s the man who drove into four local teens near Ferndale, killing…

Photo Courtesy of City of Ferndale, WA

19 hours ago

Ferndale bank and street closed after natural gas leak

A car hit a natural gas meter near the Wells Fargo Bank on Main street around 2 yesterday afternoon.

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20 hours ago

Alcoa to stay open until February 2018

The company says the power deal and three million dollars from the state were enough to keep the plant from shutting down next month.

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1 day ago

Two escape fire on Lummi Reservation

The blaze Sunday destroyed a double-wide mobile home.

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2 days ago

Police arrest May Day protesters in Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say they arrested nine people during anti-capitalist protests that injured five officers on May Day. Authorities…

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2 days ago

Missing boy found dead after hiking near the Big Four Ice Caves

Officials report it is unclear how the boy died but it did not involved the ice caves. The trail leading to the caves only just reopened Friday, after a fatal incident last July.

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2 days ago

Seattle traffic is backing up, Viaduct isn’t only construction project causing problems

The State Department of Transportation's Lisa Van Cise says the SnoCo Squeeze is also bad.

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2 days ago

Seattle braces for heavier traffic this Monday due to Viaduct closure

If you thought Friday's traffic was bad due to the viaduct closer, the State Department of Transportation says brace yourself for today.

PC: KGMI/ Jennifer Irwin

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2 days ago

4-alarm fire in Mount Vernon destroys two businesses

Craft Stoves and Hansen's Furniture were gutted and a carpet cleaning store nearby suffered heat damage.

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4 days ago

18yo arrested on suspicion of abandoning son in Everett dumpster

Police got a tip this week that she had been pregnant and then appeared not to be pregnant anymore, refusing to talk about what happened.

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5 days ago

Ulta Beauty and Sephora coming to Bellingham

Ulta Beauty is setting up shop next to Abercrombie and Fitch in the Bellis Fair Mall, and Sephora will be opening in JC Penny.

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5 days ago

National pharmaceutical company forced to pay state $23 million

The State Attorney General says drug-maker Wyeth, which is owned by Pfizer, underpaid Medicaid.

Recent Headlines

4 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 4

A Grammy Award statuette is photographed, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008 in Chicago.

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

16 hours ago in Music

Desert Trip is going to make October a memorable month

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Paul McCartney, the Rolling Stones, the Who, Neil Young and more are set to take California by storm this fall.

22 hours ago in Music

Paul McCartney meets ‘Blackbird’ inspirations

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Paul McCartney met two members of the "Little Rock Nine," who helped inspire the hit Beatles song.

22 hours ago in Entertainment

Jim Beam fills 14 millionth bottle of bourbon

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Jim Beam has filled and sealed its 14 millionth barrel of bourbon since the 1933 repeal of Prohibition, achieving a first in the bourbon industry.

22 hours ago in Music

Fans thirsty for ‘Lemonade’ as Beyoncé breaks Taylor Swift’s chart record

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Beyoncé has shattered Taylor Swifts's Billboard album chart record by landing Hot 100 places for all the tracks from her new album "Lemonade."