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  1. Clark County, Wash., jail inmate dead in apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Clark County sheriff's office says an inmate found unresponsive late Monday afternoon in his Vancouver, Washington, jail cell apparently killed himself.

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  2. Wash. kayaker dies on Nooksack RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    - Authorities say a 52-year-old man who recently moved to Washington from California drowned while kayaking on the Nooksack River near Glacier, Washington. The Bellingham Herald reports (http://is.gd/cDdPh5 ) that Holdeen Cushing-Murray of Bellingham ...

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  3. Clark County jail inmate dead in apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KOMO News

    The Clark County sheriff's office says an inmate found unresponsive late Monday afternoon in his Vancouver, Washington, jail cell apparently killed himself. Corrections deputies, medical staff and Vancouver Fire Department responders tried unsuccessfully to revive the man.

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  4. PHOTOS: Moose takes a stroll through Colbert neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... noticed he was being watched and approached Warren as he snapped a picture from behind a window. Moose moved into Washington from Idaho. According to the Spokesman Review, a 1970s survey indicated about 60 were in the northeast region, which was ...

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  5. Equestrian vaulting: Dance and gymnastics horsebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Some of North American's top equestrian vaulters compete at the Northwest Washington Fair and Events Center. The sport tests competitors balance, harmony with the horse, athleticism, and control.

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  6. Judges to revisit Algona man's case of child porn, Navy snoopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will rehear a case in which a three-judge panel last year threw out the child-pornography conviction of a Washington state man over what it found to be 'massive' and egregious illegal surveillance into civilian computers by the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, or NCIS. The appeals court, in a one-paragraph order issued Wednesday, ruled the case will be reheard 'en banc,' meaning at least 11 of the 9th Circuit's 29 appeals-court judges will reconsider whether to suppress the evidence gathered by the NCIS against Michael Allen Dreyer, which led to his 2012 conviction for possession and distribution of child pornography.

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  7. Democrats make a run at minimum wage, sick leave billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crosscut.com

    ... to raise that state's minimum wage from $7.75 an hour to $8.75 an hour this year and to $9.75 an hour in 2016. Washington's current minimum wage of $9.47 an hour is the highest in the nation. There has been some behind-the-scenes debate in business ...

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  8. Washington parents say autistic son repeatedly injured at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    Claudia and David Engelsman say it can be a challenge to handle their son, who is autistic, but he shouldn't be coming home with bruises. VANCOUVER, Wash.

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  9. High school baseball roundup: Wash High wins 2-AA openerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Washington scored the game's first seven runs and defeated host Beth-Center 7-2 Monday in the Section 2-AA opener.

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  10. Judge sentences Washington man to prison for aggravated assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Defense attorney Michael J. DeRiso has been practicing law for 20 years, but he said he has never witnessed such a strange chain of events surrounding the aggravated assault trial of Cameron Reihner, who was convicted by a jury in January 2014 in Washington County Court.

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  11. Washington State, Portland to Ban Government-Funded Travel to IndianaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Towleroad

    Add Washington State and Portland to the growing list of cities and states banning government-funded travel to Indiana in the wake of its newly passed "religious freedom" bill allowing businesses to discriminate against gay customers. "I find Indiana's new law disturbing, particularly at a time when more and more states and people in America are embracing civil rights for everyone.

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  12. Business lobbies line up against $12 minimum wage: Will they yieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The state's business lobbies deployed old arguments on Monday to denounce a House-passed bill that ramps up to a new $12-an-hour statewide minimum wage, as the Republican-run Washington State Senate began work on the issue. The mastodons of commerce did, however, hear a sharp warning from a moderate Democrat in the Legislature's upper chamber.

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  13. Peaceful march, music, free movie to honor labor leader Cesar ChavezRead the original story

    Yesterday | Wenatchee World

    ... 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source. Note: If you are already a print subscriber but haven't yet activated your online account, click here ...

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  14. Prep golf: Local golfers set for successful seasonsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Wenatchee World

    ... 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source. Note: If you are already a print subscriber but haven't yet activated your online account, click here ...

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  15. Prep Monday: Eastmont's Parsons ties for low score at Barnes InviteRead the original story

    Yesterday | Wenatchee World

    ... 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source. Note: If you are already a print subscriber but haven't yet activated your online account, click here ...

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  16. CrossFitters rally in Ballard for final week of CrossFit GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ballard News-Tribune

    ... Sam Lee is a coach at Northwest CrossFit. He also competed that day. Lee is a law student at the University of Washington and said that CrossFit is a way to relieve stress and meet a lot of good people doing it. "It's a community for sure. It's ...

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  17. Senate panel hears bill raising Washington's minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    A politically charged proposal to raise Washington's highest-in-the-nation state minimum wage to $12 an hour over four years drew extended debate and a capacity crowd to a Senate committee hearing. House Bill 1355 had a hearing Monday and has a Wednesday deadline to get voted out of committee in the Republican-led Senate.

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  18. 4-year-old Ore. boy kicked in face by horse, seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KBCI CBS 2

    A 4-year-old Washington boy is receiving intensive treatment at a Portland hospital after he was kicked in the face by a family horse. Kenton Reed was feeding horses at his family's farm in Ridgefield, Wash.

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  19. Crews Finish Oil Spill Clean Up, Still Monitoring SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... an extensive evaluation that has to occur in that amount of land to clean it up," said Joye Redfield-Wilder, Washington Department of Ecology, Central Regional Office in Yakima. Even though the spill is now fully cleaned up, crews said they will ...

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  20. Take advantage of early spring with outdoor fun all around NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | HeraldNet

    ... different than they'd usually be at this time of year. Here's a roundup of ideas from around the region. Eastern Washington Great horned owlettes are hatching, coyotes are denning and rattlesnakes are still groggy - all signals that it's prime time ...

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