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  1. Great whites and pinks for warmer days aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | Bellingham Herald

    As the weather warms, it's time to think more about white and pink wines, and we have several superb examples for you this week. Several Northwest wineries are crafting delicious whites and roses, as evidenced at the fourth annual Cascadia Wine Competition, which took place last month at the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel in Hood River, Ore.

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  2. WWU jazz trumpeter Kevin Woods plays April 8 at Eat RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 6 | Bellingham Herald

    Trumpeter Kevin Woods plays with bassist Roger Yamashita at 7 p.m. Friday, April 8, at Eat Restaurant and Bar. Guitarist and singer Joe Young performs with his wife, Carol Young, at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 7, at Jansen Art Center's Piano Lounge in Lynden, and at 8 p.m. Friday, April 8, at Fireside Martini & Wine Bar.

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  3. Delicious reds rise to top in Pacific NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Northwest winemakers are building reputations as some of the best red wine producers anywhere in the world, as evidenced by numerous publications and competitions around the globe. Their prowess was on display in March at the fourth annual Cascadia Wine Competition, which took place at the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel in Hood River, Ore.

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  4. Northwest Wine: Walla Walla winery tops Cascadia Wine CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    For the second straight year, a young Walla Walla Valley winemaker has taken home the top prize from the largest judging of Pacific Northwest wines. Palencia Wine Co.'

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  5. 270-acre Snohomish family farm saved for generations to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    In this March 2, 2016 photo, Don Bailey looks over an old tractor that he still uses often on his family's 300-acre farm in Snohomish, Wash. The Herald reports the Bailey family made a deal to keep developers at bay as quaint countryside turns into cookie-cutter neighborhoods of tract houses.

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  6. 270-acre Snohomish family farm saved for generations to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    In this March 2, 2016 photo, Don Bailey looks over an old tractor that he still uses often on his family's 300-acre farm in Snohomish, Wash. The Herald reports the Bailey family made a deal to keep developers at bay as quaint countryside turns into cookie-cutter neighborhoods of tract houses.

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  7. Northwest Wine: Merlot remains a star in Washington wineriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    For more than two decades, Merlot has been a star grape with Washington winemakers, and while Cabernet Sauvignon has overtaken Merlot in acreage and importance with consumers, the supple red wine remains a dominant grape. Wine Press Northwest magazine recently conducted a tasting of 100 Northwest Merlots for its spring issue , and the results shows a number of spectacular examples, especially from Washington.

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  8. Oregon medical flight company takes over Northwest MedStarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    An Oregon-based nonprofit air ambulance company is taking over Northwest MedStar, creating one large medical flight network across Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana. The Spokesman-Review reports the move means Life Flight Network will eventually operate a network of 22 bases with 27 helicopters and 12 small airplanes across the four-state region.

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  9. Northwest Wines: Woodinvillea s Avennia continues to shineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Since 2010, Avennia has gained a reputation as one of Washington's most exciting young wineries, and owners Marty Taucher and Chris Peterson continue to raise Avennia 's quality and reputation. The pair met while Taucher was an intern at DeLille Cellars, where Peterson had been a winemaker for several years.

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  10. Walla Walla, Columbia County grain co-ops mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The Walla Wall Union-Bulletin reports that board members from Walla Walla-based Northwest Grain Growers and Dayton-based Columbia County Grain Growers voted in favor of the merger, which will take effect May 1. The two cooperatives will become a single company under the name of Northwest Grain Growers. Company officials in a joint release say the merged cooperatives will serve about 1,700 members and generate more than $2 million in gross sales.

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  11. Northwest Wines: Try these winners from U.S. competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    The San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition took place the first full week of January in this Sonoma County community. It is the largest judging of U.S. wines, this year drawing 7,162 entries from more than 20 states.

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  12. Sex offender pleads guilty to rape, drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    A registered sex offender has pleaded guilty to charges that he had sex with a 15-year-old girl and supplied her with methamphetamine last year. The Walla Walla Union-Bulletin reports 32-year-old Tyler P. Judd of Waitsburg pleaded guilty Monday to third-degree rape of a child and distribution of a controlled substance to a person under age 18. As part of a plea agreement, two additional charges were dropped.

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  13. Washington Republican senator won't seek 2016 re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    He announced his decision in a written statement Tuesday. Hewitt is serving his fourth Senate term in Washington's Legislature, and was first elected to the statehouse in 2000.

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  14. Northwest Wines: Woodinville wine industry continues to grow, thriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    In the past decade, the northern King County community of Woodinville has gone from being home to a small collection of wineries to developing into an international destination. These days, Woodinville boasts more than 100 wineries and tasting rooms - and quite possibly as many as 130.

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  15. Yakama man's 1917 illegal fishing conviction overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    It is the story of treaty rights, Washington state's belated efforts to correct wrongs and an 81-year-old Yakama man who sought for years to vacate his great-uncle's 1917 conviction for illegally fishing. George Meninock was 77 when he told a court it's his right to fish his family's traditional site near the just-built Prosser Dam.

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  16. Northwest Wines: Suggestions for your Thankgiving tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    With Thanksgiving fast approaching, it's not too early to think about what wines you might serve with this fall's feast. Thanksgiving can seem like a daunting meal with which to pair wines, and that's a valid concern for many reasons: There are many contradictory flavors on the table, and the focus does not tend to be wine but rather on the food and the company.

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  17. Northwest Wines: Walla Walla Vintners continues to shineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Led by owners Gordy Venneri and Myles Anderson and winemaker William VonMetzger, this winery east of downtown Walla Walla has been capturing medals and acclaim at a fast clip in 2015. In June, the Walla Walla Vintners 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon earned best of show at the third annual Walla Walla Valley Wine Competition - its second best of show in as many years.

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  18. Northwest Wines: Great whites from wine competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    White wines tend to be less expensive than reds, and they often pair well with such dishes as seafood, chicken, pork and vegetable dishes. At the recent Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition at the Columbia Gorge Hotel in Hood River, Ore., 20 top wine professionals from throughout the Northwest evaluated more than 560 nominated wines from Washington, Oregon, British Columbia and Idaho.

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  19. Northwest Wines: Luscious reds from Great Northwest InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    At the Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition, 20 judges worked in groups of four to work through the 561 wines entered from throughout the Pacific Northwest. To win a gold, a wine must earn a top score from three of the four judges.

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  20. Prison officials: Green River killer to return to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Gary Ridgway, one of the nation's most prolific serial killers, is being returned to a Washington prison after he was transferred out of state earlier this year, the Washington Department of Corrections said Friday. Ridgway, who has been convicted of killed 49 murders and is suspected of dozens more, will be returned to the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla, the DOC said.

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