Deputy fires at man who shot self in Puyallup

PUYALLUP, Wash. (AP) — The Pierce County sheriff’s office says a man fatally shot himself as deputies approached his pickup truck Tuesday morning in the parking lot of a store in the South Hill area of Puyallup (pew-AL’-up)…. …read more

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Marysville jail escape undetected for 2 days

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — An escape from the Marysville City Jail went undetected for two days until the inmate’s defense lawyer stopped for a visit and he couldn’t be found…. …read more

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Second marijuana shop opening in Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — A second pot shop is opening Tuesday in Seattle…. …read more

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Swarming insects bugging Spokane residents

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The insects bugging some Spokane residents this fall are smoky-winged ash aphids…. …read more

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5-year prison sentence for Lynnwood bomb threat

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A man who threatened to blow up a Department of Corrections office in Lynnwood was sentenced in Everett to nearly five years in prison…. …read more

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Man stabbed in group fight in downtown Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — Witnesses told police a group of people jumped out of a car and fought with a group on a downtown Seattle sidewalk…. …read more

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Most areas of Puget Sound reopen Oct. 1 for late-season crab fishing

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Suspected explosive closes N. Idaho highway

SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — A Bonner County sheriff’s officer says the discovery of a suspected explosive device led to a precautionary five-hour closure of a stretch of state Route 200 in north Idaho…. …read more

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Man shot in head in Spokane Valley, minor injuries

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. (AP) — Spokane County sheriff’s officers say the person who shot a man in the head in Spokane Valley remains at large but they don’t believe there is a threat to the public…. …read more

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Judge orders shooting defendant back to hospital

ST. HELENS, Ore. (AP) — Nearly four years after the Rainier, Oregon, police chief was fatally shot, a judge has ordered the man charged in the case sent back to Oregon State Hospital to be forcibly medicated…. …read more

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