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    Two Bremerton police officers shot, suspect killed

    Two Bremerton police officers are in the hospital with gunshot wounds after a 53-year-old man fired numerous shots at the officers.
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    Washington state cancels salmon farm lease after fish escape

    SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state officials have canceled an Atlantic salmon farm lease belonging to a company that also operates another salmon farm where more than 160,000 adult fish escaped into the Puget Sound last summer. The Seattle Times reports in a story on Sunday that Public Lands State Commissioner Hilary Franz says the decision […]
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    Washington state police officers wounded in gun battle

    BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — Two western Washington state police officers have been hospitalized with gunshot wounds, and a 53-year-old Bremerton man is dead after an exchange of gunfire just west of Seattle. Authorities say the Bremerton police officers at about 1:15 a.m. Sunday approached the man in an SUV at a city park. He was […]
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    Hill hits 6 3s, scores 23; Seattle beats Portland 89-76

    SEATTLE (AP) — Jordan Hill hit six 3-pointers and finished with 23 points, both career highs, to help Seattle beat Portland 89-76 on Saturday night for its seventh consecutive home win. Matej Kavas added 18 points, including four 3-pointers, and Aaron Menzies had 16 points and eight rebounds for Seattle (8-5). Menzies scored six points […]
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    Perkins leads No. 12 Gonzaga over North Dakota 89-83 in OT

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Josh Perkins scored 20 points and Zach Norvell Jr. added 19 as No. 12 Gonzaga edged scrappy North Dakota 89-83 in overtime on Saturday night. Johnathan Williams added 14 points for Gonzaga (9-2). Geno Crandall scored 28 for North Dakota (4-7), which is struggling this season after qualifying for the NCAA […]
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    Washington State beats IUPUI 72-59

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Malachi Flynn had 17 points, Viont’e Daniels added 15 and Washington State beat IUPUI 72-59 on Saturday. The Cougars (7-3) broke the game open in the second half with a 14-3 run that ended at 53-38. Washington State led for most of the first half and by six at halftime. Daniels […]
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    Seahawks place Chancellor on injured reserve, promote two

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks placed safety Kam Chancellor on injured reserve, waived guard Mark Glowinski, and promoted linebacker Kache Palacio and cornerback Mike Tyson from the practice squad Saturday. Chancellor wasn’t expected to play again this season due to a neck injury sustained against the Arizona Cardinals in November. He had remained […]
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    Washington state woman charged after man found shot in head

    EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a western Washington state woman working as an escort told police she shot a man in the back of the head because he was performing a sex act wrong. The Daily Herald reports that 21-year-old Marissa Elizabeth Wallen of Mount Vernon was charged Friday with first-degree assault and first-degree […]
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    Police: Sailor fatally stabbed wife, then hung himself

    BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities in western Washington state have identified a couple killed in a murder-suicide. Bremerton police tell the Kitsap Sun that 23-year-old Francisco Rivera fatally stabbed his wife, 22-year-old Marie Aurora Rivera, on Wednesday before hanging himself. Officials say Francisco Rivera was a sailor on the USS Nimitz and had recently returned […]
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    Possible suspension after deputy draws gun on motorcyclist

    SEATTLE (AP) — A King County Sheriff’s deputy who drew his gun on a motorcyclist while stopped at a red light faces a possible 10-day suspension. KING-TV reports that the Chief of the King County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division recommended the suspension on Friday for 53-year-old Richard Rowe. The motorcyclist, Alex Randall, captured the […]
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    US, Canada to begin talks in 2018 on Columbia River deal

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Members of Congress from Washington state are praising the decision to start negotiations early next year over the future of the Columbia River Treaty. The 1964 agreement between the United States and Canada governs hydropower and flood control operations along the Columbia, which starts in British Columbia and flows through the […]
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    Iraq veteran from Oregon released by immigration officials

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon veteran who served in Iraq has been released after being detained by federal immigration authorities and held at a detention center in Tacoma, Washington. KOIN-TV reports that 41-year-old Chong Hwan Kim of Portland was released Thursday after the Circuit Court of Multnomah County dismissed a first-degree arson conviction. Northwest […]
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    More than half of 110 Bellevue sex sting cases dismissed

    BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — More than half the 110 cases brought against people arrested in an eight-day prostitution sting in Bellevue have been dismissed because uncover cameras recorded conversations between suspects and undercover officers. KOMO-TV reported Friday that 61 cases were dismissed after the August operation involving more than 60 officers. Police say undercover officers […]
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    61 Bellevue prostitution cases dismissed after audio mistake

    Prosecutors will drop 61 of 110 cases after a massive Bellevue prostitution sting mistakenly handled audio in some cases.
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    7 Seattle police officers fired at man killed in park

    SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Police Department says seven officers fired shots during a fatal confrontation with a man in Magnuson Park early Tuesday. The Seattle Times reported Friday the officers were identified as Domisi Thrash, Ernest Cleaves, Paul Masters, Adam Elias, Chase McEvilly, Garret Hay and Jared Keller. All are on paid leave while […]

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