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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

From:: AP Washington News

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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State Rep. Don Benton plans Cambodia trade mission

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — State Sen. Don Benton of Vancouver plans to lead a weeklong trade mission to Cambodia to promote trade and governmental ties…. …read more

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Olympia criminal hotspot: the library

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — One of the places frequently calling the police for help in Olympia is the library…. …read more

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Jail escape in Washington not detected for 2 days

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — An inmate’s escape from a jail in Washington state went undetected for two days last week until the man’s defense lawyer stopped for a visit and he couldn’t be found…. …read more

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$520K to Longview man for wrongful conviction

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — A 45-year-old Longview man hopes to start a business with the half-million dollars he was awarded for being imprisoned for a decade on a wrongful conviction…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News