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Wash. man arrested for fatally shooting dog

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a Bellingham man fed up with barking fatally shot his neighbor’s dog in front of her. But the 13-old-month corgi was not the barking dog…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

Dispatcher: Duvall, Wash., officer shot in leg

DUVALL, Wash. (AP) — A police dispatcher for the suburban Seattle communities of Redmond and Duvall says a Duvall officer has been shot and wounded…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

First date ends with man dead, woman hospitalized

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Pierce County sheriff’s detectives know this much: a first date ended with a Gig Harbor, Washington, man dead and his date hospitalized in critical condition…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

Fire burns 40 acres at Wash. base training area

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Officials at a Washington state military base near Tacoma say a wildfire that appears to have been started by military training burned about 40 acres of a training area…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

Family pet shot with hunting arrow, survives

RAYMOND, Wash. (AP) — The Raymond, Washington, owners of a Husky mix dog say someone shot a hunting arrow into their dog’s head…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

Man's body recovered from SW Wash. lake

MOSSYROCK, Wash. (AP) — A Lewis County sheriff’s officer says the Thurston County sheriff’s dive team has helped recover the body of a 51-year-old Winlock man from a southwest Washington lake. The man was swimming with a friend when he disappeared Sept. 2…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

Man tries to poach customers from Seattle pot shop

SEATTLE (AP) — Police say a man dealing marijuana out of the back of his Buick has been trying to poach customers from Seattle’s only licensed recreational pot shop…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

Police: suspect shot in head in Wash. bank rob try

LAKEWOOD, Wash. (AP) — Police in the Tacoma, Washington, suburb of Lakewood say an armored car driver shot at a man who tried to rob a Bank of America branch, wounding the man in the left side of his head. The suspect still managed to flee in a waiting car, but without any cash…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

Corps halts review of Oregon coal export terminal

By By NIGEL DUARA PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has brought its review of a proposed coal export terminal to an immediate halt, a blow to the Australian company trying to get coal from the Northern Rockies to an eager Asian market…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

Snohomish council asks Inslee to fill House seat

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The Snohomish County Council couldn’t decide on a nominee to replace State Rep. Mike Hope, so it is asking Gov. Jay Inslee to do it…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News