Worker dies at Weyerhaeuser mill in Longview

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — A worker for an electrical contractor died while installing wiring at the Weyerhaeuser mill in Longview…. …read more

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Woman dies in Walla Walla County Jail

WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — A 32-year-old woman died while in custody Sunday night at the county jail in Walla Walla…. …read more

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Spokane man shoots pit bull attacking service dog

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — No charges are expected against a man who shot a pit bull in Spokane because it had attacked his service dog…. …read more

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Barge runs over pontoon boat on Snake River

WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — Walla Walla County sheriff’s deputies say three people are lucky to be alive after a barge ran over their pontoon boat on the Snake River…. …read more

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Benton County Jail inmate dies in exercise yard

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — The Benton County sheriff’s office says a heart attack is suspected in the death Saturday of an inmate who was stricken while exercising in a recreation yard…. …read more

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Benton County Jail inmate dies in exercise yard

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — The Benton County sheriff’s office says a heart attack is suspected in the death Saturday of an inmate who was stricken while exercising in a recreation yard…. …read more

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No. 2 Oregon learns from Pac-12 opener

By By ANNE M. PETERSON The second-ranked Ducks were flying high after a nonconference victory over then-No. 7 Michigan State earlier this season, but Washington State and the start of Pac-12 play brought Oregon back to reality…. …read more

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No. 2 Oregon learns from Pac-12 opener

By By ANNE M. PETERSON The second-ranked Ducks were flying high after a nonconference victory over then-No. 7 Michigan State earlier this season, but Washington State and the start of Pac-12 play brought Oregon back to reality…. …read more

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Northbound I-5 reopens a day early in Olympia, southbound I-5 still restricted

Crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation have completed the task of replacing an aging bridge expansion joint from the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 in Olympia. All northbound lanes have been restriped to their original configurations and the 60 mph speed limit has been reinstated in the northbound direction. In addition, the Deschutes Way on-ramp to northbound I-5 and all lanes on the US 101 ramp to northbound I-5 are now open. The northbound work had been schedule …read more

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Northbound I-5 reopens a day early in Olympia, southbound I-5 still restricted

Crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation have completed the task of replacing an aging bridge expansion joint from the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 in Olympia. All northbound lanes have been restriped to their original configurations and the 60 mph speed limit has been reinstated in the northbound direction. In addition, the Deschutes Way on-ramp to northbound I-5 and all lanes on the US 101 ramp to northbound I-5 are now open. The northbound work had been schedule …read more

From:: WSDOT Olympic Travel News