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Hoquiam hunter’s death in Eastern Wash. being investigated as murder

CHESAW, Wash. - The shooting death of a a 52-year-old Hoquiam man Monday in Northeast Washington is being investigated as a homicide.
Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers says Michael Carrigan got out of the car when he spotted a

Water samples being taken in Eastern Wash. after coal slurry spill in Canada

Yakima, Wash. - Washington Department of Ecology and Okanogan County Department of Emergency Management are sampling the Similkameen River near Nighthawk as a precaution following a coal slurry spill upstream in Canada.
About 6,000 gallons of water containing coal dust from the