Police seek suspect in Wash. backyard stabbing

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a Vancouver woman reported being stabbed in in the chest and lower abdomen while on her backyard deck on Labor Day afternoon…. …read more

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Kenneth Bae's family worried about his health

SEATTLE (AP) — The sister of an American missionary held nearly two years in North Korea says she is worried about Kenneth Bae’s health and wellbeing…. …read more

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Kenneth Bae's family worried about his health

SEATTLE (AP) — The sister of an American missionary held nearly two years in North Korea says she is concerned about Kenneth Bae’s health and wellbeing…. …read more

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Early Oregon pear harvest falls below expectations

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Midway through an early harvest, one of the world’s largest pear growers says its Rogue Valley crop isn’t meeting expectations…. …read more

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Kingston-Edmonds ferry out of service due to leak

KINGSTON, Wash. (AP) — The Kingston-Edmonds ferry is out of service because of a fuel leak…. …read more

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Washington's first charter school prepares to open

By By DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP SEATTLE (AP) — In some ways, the first day of school will be nothing new at First Place in Seattle…. …read more

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Law enforcement part of debate over gun measures

By By RACHEL LA CORTE OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Whether or not Washington state should expand background checks on gun sales and transfers has divided support within the law enforcement community, with some organizations choosing to not weigh in at all on two competing measures on the November ballot…. …read more

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8 rescued when boat capsizes off Washington island

SEATTLE (AP) — The Coast Guard says one of its Response boats and a civilian vessel rescued seven adults and a 4-year-old child after their skiff capsized off Bainbridge Island, Washington…. …read more

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Sheriff's office: Worker pinned by trailer dies

TOPPENISH, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a 22-year-old man has died after a flatbed trailer he was pulling with a small tractor came loose and pinned him in southern Washington…. …read more

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Seattle man found guilty in fatal Oregon crash

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — A Seattle man has been found guilty of second-degree manslaughter after driving a car that crossed a center line and crashed head-on against another vehicle, killing two Seaside residents…. …read more

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