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yesterday

County loosens neighborhood pot zoning rule

Zoning compromise for county pot shops

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yesterday

County votes to buy State Street Property

County council trades leasing for ownership

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yesterday

Boy hit by car, OK

Car hits boy in Ferndale, no charges

Photo courtesy of City of Bellingham

yesterday

String of break-ins near Whatcom Creek

Thieves using city creek as hiding place

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yesterday

Supreme Court rules on race admissions, WWU president under fire

Ban on race based college admission upheld

Photo courtesy of the City of Bellingham

yesterday

Waterfront park tour open to public

City giving sneak-peak tour of Bellingham waterfront plans

Posing for a picture in front of Bellingham's roving parklet

yesterday

Bellingham: ‘Up and Coming’ city

Top rising cities in Washington includes Bellingham

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee greets President Barack Obama upon his arrival on Air Force One, Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Paine Field in Everett, Wash., before the president's visit the community of Oso, Wash., which was hit by a deadly mudslide on March 22, 2014.

Tuesday

President Obama visits Oso

President Obama meets with victims of Oso

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Tuesday

Local unemployment down in March

Jobless rate also lower than a year ago

Notes of encouragement are posted on a bulletin board at a grocery store for those affected by a deadly mudslide nearly two weeks earlier nearby, Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Darrington, Wash. More than a dozen people are listed as missing and 30 bodies have been found in debris from the March 22 landslide that broke off a steep hill, roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River and buried a community at Oso, about 55 miles north of Seattle.

Tuesday

Obama to meet mudslide victims’ families, first responders

One month from mudslide, two still missing

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Tuesday

Local Earth Day celebrations

Green products on display at Boundary Bay Brewery

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Tuesday

County could remove neighborhood pot rule

Pot shop regulations being reconsidered

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Tuesday

County debates buying State St. office, parking lot

Downtown property purchase comes with clean-up

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Tuesday

Landlords react preemptively to proposed city register

More time needed for city's newest rental program

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Tuesday

City takes steps to end religious tax exemption

PeaceHealth could pay city $1.2 million in B&O taxes

Boston Police officer John Quinn walks with, Miller, his bomb detection canine, over the finish line while sweeping the area in preparation for the Boston Marathon, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Boston.

Tuesday

Eleven locals run in Boston

WWU grad finishes in top 200 at Boston Marathon

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Monday

City renews landlord licensing discussion

Bellingham reconsiders rental registration

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Monday

City preview: Update on PeaceHealth tax exemption

PeaceHealth and city working on tax agreement

In this graphic provided by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, a logo that will be used for labeling legal marijuana produced in Washington state is shown. Officials released a preliminary draft of regulations for growing and selling legalized marijuana Thursday, May 16, 2013. Voters last November made Washington and Colorado the first states to legalize the sale of taxed marijuana to adults over 21 at state-licensed stores.

Monday

State begins pot lottery

Marijuana licensing as soon as July

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Monday

New beer app tracks good and bad brews

New app is pinterest of beer

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Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o named ‘most beautiful’

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The actress was named as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by "People" magazine.