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It’s nearly Shark Week! Think you’re safe going in the water in Whatcom County?

Though there are 11 species of sharks found in the Puget Sound, there hasn’t been a shark attack in Washington State in nearly 30 years.

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Legislature expected to end session without a capital budget or water-rights deal

After a record-long session, lawmakers couldn’t find an agreement on the last of their unfinished business. That means the Legislature was set to go home late Thursday with at least two unresolved issues on the table: Rural water rights and the capital budget.
Melissa Santos melissa.santos@thenewstribune.com
Legislature expected to end session without a capital budget or water-rights deal 1:58

Legislature expected to end session without a capital budget or water-rights deal

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