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Discovery Bay closed to shellfish harvesting

PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. (AP) — Discovery Bay, near Port Townsend, has been closed to recreational shellfish harvesting due to the presence of biotoxins…. …read more

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2nd Northwest tribe cancels Ted Nugent concerts

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A second Northwest Indian tribe says it doesn’t want right-wing rocker Ted Nugent performing at its casino…. …read more

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Washington musician gets 4 nearly years for fraud

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A Vancouver, Washington, music producer who told investors he needed support to make a compilation album featuring the likes of Pearl Jam, R.E.M. and Bruce Springsteen has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for fraud…. …read more

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Northwest received few children from border surge

By Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal officials say a relatively small number of the unaccompanied immigrant children who have been flooding into the United States from Central America have been sent to Oregon, Washington state and Idaho over the past six months…. …read more

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Engineers accuse Boeing of age discrimination

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The union representing engineers has filed age discrimination complaints against Boeing, saying that older employees are being targeted for layoffs…. …read more

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Cutter helps Diomede by taking recyclables

NOME, Alaska (AP) — Residents of a remote Alaska community very near Russia found a unique way to gets some recycled waste off-island…. …read more

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Engineers accuse Boeing of age discrimination

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The union representing engineers has filed age discrimination complaints against Boeing…. …read more

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