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Death of man near Renton called suspicious

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — King County sheriff’s detectives are investigating a suspicious death at a house at Lake Desire near Renton…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Corps: narrower review of Wash. coal-export plan

SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it plans to do a more narrow environmental review of a proposed terminal on the Columbia River to ship millions of coal to Asia…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Tesla protests bills that would limit expansion

By By LISA BAUMANN OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Tesla Motors enthusiasts drove their electric cars to Olympia to protest legislation they say would prevent the company from opening and operating additional facilities in Washington state…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Lacey council votes to ban plastic bags

LACEY, Wash. (AP) — The Lacey City Council voted 4-3 Thursday night to ban the lightweight plastic bags typically used at grocery stores…. …read more

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2 killed, 2 hurt by avalanche in eastern Oregon

By By GOSIA WOZNIACKA PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An avalanche in the Wallowa Mountains of eastern Oregon killed two backcountry skiers and seriously injured two others Tuesday, officials said…. …read more

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Oregon bridge hearing scheduled for Wednesday

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon House appears poised to move forward with a proposal to replace the Interstate 5 bridge over the Columbia River…. …read more

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3 Snohomish sheriff’s cars damaged in chase, crash

TULALIP, Wash. (AP) — A fleeing driver rammed three Snohomish County sheriff’s patrol cars in a chase Monday morning that ended at Tulalip (too-LAY’-lihp)…. …read more

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Idaho trappers catch lynx; biologist put on collar

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho (AP) — State biologists have put a satellite tracking collar on a female Canada lynx captured alive by two trappers in northern Idaho…. …read more

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No death penalty in Northwest crime spree case

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Justice Department says U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has decided against seeking the death penalty for two people accused in a 2011 Northwest crime spree that left four dead…. …read more

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Man shot trying to take patrol car in Pacific

PACIFIC, Wash. (AP) — KIRO reports an officer shot a man who tried to take a patrol car in the south King County town of Pacific…. …read more

From: AP Washington News