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River otter finds dinner in Bellingham Bay

A river otter feeds on small fish along the Taylor Dock walkway in Bellingham, Washington, on June 27, 2017. Male river otters average four feet in length and weigh 20-28 pounds, according to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. They are commonly seen in lakes, rivers and bays.

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Skagit County getting ready to open its new jail

Skagit County is getting ready to open its new 400-bed jail, a big step up from its current 83-bed correctional center. It’s one of the largest buildings in Mount Vernon and with a price tag of $48 million, and one of the more expensive projects the county has undertaken.