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  1. The great giant flea huntRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Island Packet

    ... Then my husband, Merrill Peterson, a biologist and curator of the insect collection at Western Washington University in Bellingham, began writing a photographic field guide to the insects of the Pacific Northwest (to be published in 2015 by the ...

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  2. Bellingham writer recounts ups and downs of healthcare during wife's 18 months with fatal brain tumorRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    ... the healthcare system a relative snap. His wife, 64, was journalism department chairwoman at Western Washington University. The Dukes moved to Bellingham in 1999. A decade later she was diagnosed with glioblastoma, a terminal, fast-growing brain ...

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  3. Sara Vaughn and Shawn PittmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Bellingham Herald

    ... July 11, 2014 at the bride's home in Bellingham. Justin Smoak officiated. Sara graduated from Western Washington University and George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. She is a registered nurse at Children's Hospital in Denver, Colorado and ...

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  4. Wichita State Foundation adds to its leadership teamRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Business Journal

    ... job on Aug. 10. Hunter was the senior director/associate vice president of development for Western Washington University in Bellingham, Wash. Before that, he spent more than 10 years working in development roles. He has been an assistant history ...

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  5. Meet Your Firefighter: Jason WoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | San Juan Islander

    ... in Europe and Africa. Jason and his wife, Wendy, have two children. Tristan, 22, attends Western Washington University, while Echo, 16, is in her junior year at Friday Harbor High School. Jason's other (real) job is Operations Manager & Senior ...

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  6. Drake named the USTFCCCA Outdoor Field Scholar-Athlete of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Bellingham Herald

    Western Washington University national champion javelin thrower Bethany Drake was named the 2014 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Outdoor Field Women's Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

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  7. Bellingham's Alley District gets an artful additionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Bellingham Herald

    ... spray-painted works, which share a pre-20th century theme, were created by Seattle artist and Western Washington University alumnus Yale Wolf. Wolf began working on the murals more than five years ago while attending Western to study industrial ...

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  8. Round-up: Sharp jump in teen use of growth hormone, UW and WWU named great places to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Seattle Times

    ... UW, WWU make national list of top colleges to work for : The University of Washington and Western Washington University were included on the most recent "Great Colleges to Work For" list published by The Chronicle of Higher Education. The list was ...

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  9. UW, WWU make list of best colleges to work forRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Seattle Times

    ... list of the 92 best colleges to work for in the country. Both the University of Washington and Western Washington University were on the " Great Colleges To Work For " list published by The Chronicle of Higher Education. The results come from a ...

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  10. Mukilteoa s Strickland qualifies for U.S. AmateurRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | HeraldNet

    ... Tumble Creek Club in Cle Elum. Strickland, who just finished his senior year playing for the Western Washington University men's golf team, shot rounds of 72-68. The U.S. Amateur Championship will be held August 11-17 at the Atlanta Athletic Club in ...

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  11. Beth BraggRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... state cross country championships. All of that earned him a spot on the running teams at Western Washington University, where he promptly became injury prone. Sidelined, he starting filming the team's practices and competitions in order to stay ...

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  12. Round-up: WWU reports more grads finding jobs, men credited with saving school from wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Seattle Times

    WWU reports more grads finding jobs : A survey compiled by Western Washington University finds 82 percent of graduates who earned degrees in 2012-13 found employment within six months, up from a low of 68.7 percent during the recession.

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  13. WWU men's basketball announce 2014-15 scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Bellingham Herald

    Fifteen home games and a trip to Puerto Rico highlight the 2014-15 men's basketball schedule for Western Washington University.

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  14. Cover Story: Gas ExodusRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | CSP

    ... Management Consultants Inc., a retail study-group facilitator, and professor of economics at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Wash. "Some of these sites have got to leave the industry and move to non-petroleum uses," he continues. "You ...

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  15. The Esquire Guy: Stop Using Your Phones During MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... affect how we socialize in business, look to a cognitive psychologist. Like, say, Ira Hyman, a Western Washington University cognitive psychologist and professor who studies memory, attention, thinking processes and consciousness. "Whenever people ...

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  16. Runner-turned-filmmaker Romey puts focus on Mount MarathonRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... state cross country championships. All of that earned him a spot on the running teams at Western Washington University, where he promptly became injury prone. Sidelined, he starting filming the team's practices and competitions in order to stay ...

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  17. 'Echoes of War' serial delves into Bellingham's connection to Civil War mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Bellingham Herald

    ... Pioneer Museum, Luginbill holds a bachelor's degree in archaeology and anthropology from Western Washington University and a master's degree in museum studies from the University of Washington. Wes Gannaway weaves in details related to the story's ...

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  18. Local Cajun band Happy Valley Sluggers plan free concert at WWURead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Bellingham Herald

    Bellingham's Louisiana-style Cajun band, The Happy Valley Sluggers, will kick up the fiddle and accordion to help Western Washington University feel a bit more like "The Big Easy" in a free outdoor concert from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at Western Performing Arts Center Plaza .

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  19. New pastor takes over at Cornerstone ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Covington Reporter

    ... his wife Jenn, two daughters and a son due this fall. He received his undergraduate degree at Western Washington University and his Masters in Divinity at Princeton Theological Seminary in New Jersey. He completed seven years serving with Bonners ...

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  20. Saving mountain goats with science, guts and good guessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Seattle Times

    ... meadow, a young billy scrambles up Rock Mountain in the Central Cascades near Stevens Pass. Western Washington University student Amber Potter, on Council Bluff in the South Cascades, uses a radio antenna to gather data on mountain goats. Bagged, ...

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