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Wash. man gets 17 years for killing friend

PROSSER, Wash. (AP) — A Grandview, Washington man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for fatally stabbing a friend, then running over his body and stashing it in a car trunk…. …read more

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Seattle police: 2 vehicles hit girl, drive off

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say two vehicles struck and seriously injured a 10-year-old girl as she crossed a street in south Seattle. Witnesses say both vehicles drove off as they tended to the child…. …read more

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Grenade found in Belfair, Wash., trash bin

BELFAIR, Wash. (AP) — The Mason County sheriff’s office says Habitat for Humanity workers in Belfair, Washington, found a World War II-era grenade in a large trash bin next to their building…. …read more

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Former King County deputy gets more prison time

SEATTLE (AP) — A former King County sheriff’s deputy who was sentenced to one year in prison after pleading guilty to promoting prostitution and other charges has been given a longer term after he was found to have lied to the court…. …read more

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Draft water rules tied to fish consumption out

SEATTLE (AP) — The state Department of Ecology has released a set of draft rules that updates water quality standards partly tied to how much fish people eat…. …read more

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Bonneville Power gets back hiring authority

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Energy says it’s restoring control over hiring decisions to the Bonneville Power Administration – authority it took away from the power-marketing agency in the wake of a hiring scandal…. …read more

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2 hit in West Yakima by BNSF freight train

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Two people have been hit by a freight train traveling on a bridge over the Naches River in West Yakima…. …read more

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Large fire burns building in Seattle neighborhood

SEATTLE (AP) — Fire crews are fighting a large blaze burning a building in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood Tuesday afternoon…. …read more

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Smoke at Boeing Everett is only boiler firing up

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A cloud of dark smoke over the Boeing factory at Everett Tuesday looked worse than it was…. …read more

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1 dies in Tacoma apartment fire

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — One person has been killed in a fire at a Tacoma apartment building for seniors…. …read more

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