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  1. What was said during halftime that let Mount Baker basketball earn a comeback win?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Bellingham Herald

    The Mount Baker boys basketball team struggled out of the gates Saturday, but turned things around in the second half to escape with a 65-60 home win over Orcas Island. The Mountaineers trailed by six points at intermission but a halftime chat changed their mindset for the final two quarters.

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  2. This is how bad ita s gotten for orcas - they face extinction with a centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    An orca whale breaches in view of Mount Baker in the Salish Sea in the San Juan Islands in July 2015. The orcas are in a 30-year population low, with just 76 animals in the J, K and L pods and a new study finds they are on a path to extinction within a century unless they get a big increase of chinook salmon to eat.

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  3. Orcas nearly capsize peninsula family on a Jet SkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    Lance Loyd, along with his 10-year-old son, Luke, and 16-year-old niece, Juliana Morris, caught sight of the orcas while on a Jet Ski between Fox and McNeil islands earlier this month. Lance Loyd, along with his 10-year-old son, Luke, and 16-year-old niece, Juliana Morris, caught sight of the orcas while on a Jet Ski between Fox and McNeil islands earlier this month.

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  4. Ferry breakdowns hit Anacortes-San Juan routes hard during peak seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    The Washington state ferry Elwa approaches the dock at Orcas Village on Orcas Island in this 2008 photo. The Elwha was briefly sidelined in August after its propeller become entangled in a crab pot's rope - just one of many problems that plagued the San Juan routes this summer.

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  5. Study: Orcas' failed pregnancies linked to scarce foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    In this 2012 photo provided by the Center for Whale Research, a dog trained to sniff for orca scat sits on a boat in the Salish Sea in Washington state. A new study to be published Thursday, June 29, 2017, says that the small population of endangered Puget Sound orcas are having pregnancy problems due to stress from not getting enough salmon to eat.

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  6. Orca researchers need all the poop they can get. These dogs help them find itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    A research dog smells the sea air for orca excrement as its handler directs the boat. The researchers are from the Center for Conservation Biology at the University of Washington.

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