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  1. Kirkland latest city to ban disposable plastic bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | KOMO News

    Kirkland has joined a growing number of Western Washington cities to ban single-use plastic carryout bags. The City Council approved a law on Tuesday that will take effect March 1, 2016.

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  2. Social media overload causing anxiety for many teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KOMO News

    BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- The virtual world of social media is a dominant force in the lives of many teenagers.

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  3. Proposal wants big study for Puget Sound's little fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | KOMO News

    Puget Sound's little fish - the kind that school together near the shore - don't have the celebrity status of salmon or orcas. But as the populations of herring, smelt and other forage fish dwindle, so too may the sound's more iconic species.

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  4. Police: Intended victim thwarts Bellingham murder attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | KOMO News

    Police say a mixture of good fortune and bravery foiled an attempted murder Saturday morning in Bellingham. Patrick Allen Leach, a 42-year-old Bellingham man, was armed with a 12-gauge shotgun when he drove to his estranged wife's new home on Sunday morning, according to Bellingham police.

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  5. Mudslide disrupts passenger trains between Bellingham, B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | KOMO News

    Amtrak says its passenger train service between Bellingham, Washington, and Vancouver, British Columbia, has been temporarily canceled because of a mudslide on the tracks. In a statement Monday, Amtrak says its Amtrak Cascades trains are expected to resume service on the tracks on Wednesday evening after BNSF Railway reopens them.

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  6. AAA: Wash. state gasoline prices climb 10 cents in 1 weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | KOMO News

    The AAA auto club reports gasoline prices in Washington are rising. The average price Monday is $2.23 a gallon.

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  7. Whatcom Co. Sheriff: Would-be abductor's car gets stuck in mudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | KOMO News

    Whatcom County authorities are trying to locate a man sought in a reported abduction who wound up having car trouble in the hours after last Sunday's Super Bowl. The sheriff's office says the driver is accused of abducting a woman in Bellingham and driving her to the Nooksack area.

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  8. AAA: Average price of gasoline in Wash. state now $2.14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | KOMO News

    The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington is $2.14. That's down 1 cent in a week and 35 cents lower than a month ago.

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  9. Police: Armed robbers barge into home, beat residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KOMO News

    Police are searching for two men accused of bursting into a Bellingham apartment with guns drawn and then severely beating several people inside. Police say three armed men forced their way into a downtown apartment on Saturday.

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  10. Record high temperatures for 2nd day in Western Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KOMO News

    Temperatures hit record highs for the second day in a row at Sea-Tac Airport on Monday as an unseasonably mild weather system extended its stay over Western Washington. The National Weather Service says it was the third consecutive day for record highs in some areas.

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  11. Bellingham couple hospitalized after fire destroys homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KOMO News

    Fire officials in the northwest Washington community of Ferndale say a husband and wife in their 60s have been hospitalized after a devastating fire at their home. The Bellingham Herald reports that Fire District 7 Chief Gary Russell says the home is a total loss.

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  12. Vancouver PD: 17-year-old struck, killed by oil trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KOMO News

    VANCOUVER, Wash. A 17-year-old was struck and killed by an oil tanker train early Monday morning about 10 miles east of Vancouver, police officials said.

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  13. Record high temperatures Sunday across Western Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | KOMO News

    Temperatures hit record highs Sunday in Western Washington. The National Weather Service says the 63 at Sea-Tac Airport was five degrees higher than the old record of 58 set in 1986.

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  14. Man walks away empty-handed after attempted ATM robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | KOMO News

    Bellingham police are asking for help from the public to identify a man who tried to break into an ATM. Surveillance pictures show the man throwing a large rock at the machine in downtown Bellingham on January 10. He caused significant damage to the ATM but walked away without any money.

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  15. AAA: Average gas price falls to $2.37 in Wash. stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | KOMO News

    The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington is $2.37. That's down 10 cents in a week and 53 cents in a month, but it's 24 cents higher than the national average.

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  16. Man attempts to run over cop: 'I was trying to hit and kill you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | KOMO News

    A man tried to run down a Bellingham cop, then led police on a chase before finally being arrested later told investigators he was indeed trying to kill the officer, police said. The ordeal began around 2:30 Friday morning when the officer was driving on West Holly Street and heard a car honking as it approached his patrol car.

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  17. Police: Bellingham man nabbed smuggling drugs into CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | KOMO News

    Drug charges have been laid in British Columbia against two men accused of trying to import 29 kilograms of cocaine from the United States. RCMP Sgt.

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  18. 8 family members escape Deming house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | KOMO News

    Authorities say eight members of a family managed to escape a fire that destroyed a century-old home near the northwest Washington community of Deming. The Bellingham Herald reports that no people were injured and four dogs also escaped the flames early Monday.

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  19. Haggen chain buying 146 Safeway, Albertsons storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | KOMO News

    The Washington state-based grocery chain Haggen Inc. plans to buy 146 Albertsons and Safeway stores in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada and Arizona. The Bellingham Herald reports the sales are required under the federal review of Safeway's sale to an investment group that owns Albertsons.

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  20. Windstorm batters Whatcom County ranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | KOMO News

    The storm that moved through the Puget Sound region on Thursday night was the latest punch in what's been a wild weather week at the Black Mountain Ranch in Deming, which is a small town northeast of Bellingham. Falling trees have damaged or destroyed 14 trailers and sheds at the ranch since Monday, the ranch's general manager said.

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