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Modular nuclear reactor study funded for Hanford

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — The Tri-City Development Council has picked the URS Corp. to study the possible benefits of building a small modular nuclear reactor system at the Hanford nuclear reservation…. …read more

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Judge says Yakima detectives tricked suspect

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — A Benton County judge says two Yakima County sheriff’s detectives tricked a homicide suspect into talking with them after he asked for a lawyer…. …read more

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Olympia college told to crush prized training car

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Chrysler has told the automotive program at South Puget Sound Community College in Olympia that it must destroy one of its prized cars, a pre-production 1992 Dodge Viper…. …read more

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Site of Seattle massacre to be demolished

SEATTLE (AP) — The site of Washington’s deadliest mass killing – the 1983 Wah Mee massacre – will be demolished because a Christmas Eve fire left the Chinatown building unsafe…. …read more

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Rainy couple of days ahead for Washington, Oregon

SEATTLE (AP) — The Weather Service says a moist westerly flow will bring rain through Thursday for most of Washington and Oregon…. …read more

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Man pushing bike hit on Puyallup street

PUYALLUP, Wash. (AP) — A man pushing a bicycle in a crosswalk was hit by a car and critically injured Monday night on Puyallup’s South Hill…. …read more

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3 Frisbee team members killed in Minnesota crash

NORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Neither alcohol or excessive speed appear to be factors in a crash that killed three Minnesota college students, who were members of one of the nation’s top Ultimate Frisbee teams, the Minnesota State Patrol said Saturday…. …read more

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Despite banning legal pot, Yakima seeks tax money

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Despite banning the sale, growing and processing of legal marijuana, the Yakima City Council is seeking tax money from the upcoming pot industry…. …read more

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Hummus drives chickpea growth; farmers benefit

By By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The rising popularity of hummus across the nation has been good for farmers like Aaron Flansburg…. …read more

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Women could soon begin serving on Navy submarines

By By GORDON JACKSON ST. MARYS, Ga. (AP) — Enlisted women could begin serving aboard submarines as early as 2016, depending on the interest female sailors have in serving on the boats…. …read more

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