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  1. Wildfire south of Finley nearly containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Bellingham Herald

    A wildfire that started June 4, 2018, burns near the Columbia River in Benton County. The state Fire Marshal's Office committed state aircraft to help with the Les Blair Fire after a Benton County fire chief asked for assistance.

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  2. Man pleads innocent to murder in alleged drug debt shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    A 21-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and unlawful possession of a firearm in the shooting death of a man over an alleged drug debt. The Union-Bulletin reports Robert G. Sregzinski pleaded not guilty Monday in connection with the death of 34-year-old Gabriel Rodriguez in Walla Walla, Washington.

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  3. Disability advocate files lawsuit against Washington prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    A disability advocate organization is suing Washington State Penitentiary, claiming it keeps low-risk inmates with mental illness in cells for 16 hours a day and limits their recreational activities so they can receive treatment. The Walla Walla Union-Bulletin reports Disability Rights Washington filed the suit Monday claiming the prison has violated the federal Americans with Disabilities Act by keeping these inmates in high-security units.

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  4. Domestic sheep program aims to ease problems for bighornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    Inmates Billy Schoenbachler, left, and Justin Lange show off one of their young charges at the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla, Wash., Monday, April 16, 2018. An eight-month old pilot program involving inmates aims to raise domestic sheep free of a pathogen that can threaten wild bighorn sheep.

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  5. Walla Walla couple helps Haitian man pursue culinary dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    In this March 2, 2018, photo, Jean Fredno Occenc, Walla Walla Community College culinary student from Haiti, attends a cooking class at the school in Walla Walla, Wash. How the Haiti-born cook got here, and enrolled in Walla Walla Community College, is a tale of far more than destiny, however.

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  6. We taste through thousands of wines each year in search of great Northwest wines.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    What goes into a great wine? That's a question we get on a regular basis . The answer to the first question depends upon myriad aspects.

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  7. Efforts to ban the death penalty fizzle out in LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    This Nov. 20, 2008 photo shows the execution chamber at the Washington State Penitentiary with the witness gallery behind glass at right, in Walla Walla. An effort to abolish the death penalty in Washington state failed duing the 2018 legislative session.

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  8. Statewide sting should help disabled vets find rental homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    Disabled military veterans who use vouchers to pay rent will find it easier to lease homes in the Tri-Cities and elsewhere in Washington after a sting by the state attorney general's office. Celski & Associates Inc. of Kennewick and nine other property managers initially declined to rent to investigators who posed as veterans using Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing vouchers to pay their rent.

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  9. Walla Walla student leader goes from broken to braveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    In this Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 photo, Azuccha "Zuci" Ledesma, center, ASB President at College Place High School makes her way through the lunch line at the school, in College Place, Wash.. Eating healthy is part of Zuci's transformation from wayward pot-smoking student to being on a path to medical school.

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  10. Walla Walla taking new approach in child abuse casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Bellingham Herald

    Martin is a social worker with the Walla Walla office of Child Protective Services. While her office is under the umbrella of Washington state's Division of Children and Family Services, she works in the Walla Walla Police Department's headquarters right next to a child-friendly forensic interview room.

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  11. Here's why two-year colleges like BTC may be doing better than people thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    Nearly half of all students who enter Washington's community colleges earn a degree or certificate in eight years, or transfer to another school before getting a degree from their community college, new federal data shows. And two Bellingham colleges - Bellingham Technical College and Whatcom Community College - do well at getting their students to the finish line, with rates of 65 percent and 47 percent, respectively.

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  12. Northwest Wine: Affordable Thanksgiving winesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    We're just weeks from Thanksgiving, and wine lovers are starting to think about what wines will be in their holiday lineup. The tricky part of selecting Thanksgiving table wines is traditional food pairing rules don't apply because there are so many disparate flavors competing for attention.

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  13. Woman who bilked Oregon retiree out of $3M gets prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    A manicurist who helped trick an Oregon retiree out of $3 million was sentenced Wednesday to 21 months in federal prison. Thy Mihn Phan and her boyfriend led the victim to believe the money collected during a three-year scheme was to help with legal issues and a landscaping business.

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  14. Woman who bilked Oregon retiree out of $3M gets prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    A judge has sentenced a woman who helped dupe an Oregon man out of $3 million to 21 months in federal prison. Prosecutors said Thy Mihn Phan and her boyfriend led the elderly victim to believe the money was to help with legal issues and a landscaping business.

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  15. Rural America seeks more doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    This August 15, 2017 photo shows Richard Wick, an anesthesiologist at Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Wash. Wick, who grew up in Pendleton, dreamed of being a doctor since boyhood and practicing in a rural area was always on the radar.

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