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    Thousands to crowd Seattle streets for annual Pride parade

    The annual Seattle Pride Parade will begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday, June 24 on Fourth Avenue in downtown Seattle.
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    7 arrested after Poor People’s Campaign protest blocks traffic in downtown Seattle

    Officers with the Seattle Police Department arrested seven protesters, five women and two men, for refusing to leave the intersection at 6th and Pike in downtown Seattle during a protest for the 'Poor People's Campaign' on Saturday.
  • Dempsey scores first goal of season, Sounders tie Fire, 1-1

    SEATTLE (AP) — Clint Dempsey scored his first goal of the season to match the Seattle regular-season career goals record, helping the Sounders tie the Chicago Fire 1-1 on Saturday night. Dempsey tied the club record for regular-season goals with 47 set by Fredy Montero from 2009-12. It was Dempsey’s 57th goal across all competitions […]
  • Mariners stop 5-game slide with 7-2 win against Red Sox

    BOSTON (AP) — Mike Leake pitched eight shutout innings, Mitch Haniger drove in three runs and the Seattle Mariners snapped a season-high five-game losing streak with a 7-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. Nelson Cruz had three hits and scored twice a night after hitting two homers and driving in seven […]
  • The Latest: Alaska city unveils memorial to fallen Guardsmen

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on an Alaska city honoring Guardsmen killed in crash after 1964 earthquake (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Four men who died on a humanitarian mission to help rebuild an Alaska town following the second most powerful earthquake ever recorded have been honored in the town near where they died. […]
  • Eastern Washington man sentenced for producing child porn

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — An eastern Washington man has been sentenced to 21 years in prison for producing child pornography. Twenty-two-year-old Freedom Woody of Spokane, Washington, received the sentence Thursday in U.S. District Court in eastern Washington. Woody pleaded guilty in February to production of child pornography. Chief United States District Judge Thomas O. Rice […]
  • Body of fisherman recovered from western Washington river

    GOLD BAR, Wash. (AP) — Authorities in western Washington say the body of a 57-year-old man has been recovered from the Skykomish River near Gold Bar. The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office says a drift boat with two fishermen aboard overturned at about 5 a.m. Saturday after hitting a rock in the river. Authorities say one […]
  • Washington eyes dog to detect invasive mussels on boats

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife says it plans to use a dog to help check boats and prevent invasive mussels from entering the state. The agency tells KREM-TV that the dog will likely be stationed in Spokane and work mostly at the Stateline boat check station. The agency […]
  • Idaho officials approve railroad’s plan for second bridge

    SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — Idaho officials have approved BNSF Railway’s application for a permit to build a second railroad bridge in northern Idaho across Lake Pend Oreille and Sand Creek in Sandpoint. The Idaho Department of Lands in a news release Friday says acting Director David Groeschl issued the final order on Thursday. Approval from […]
  • Alaska city honors Guardsmen killed in crash after ’64 quake

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A month after the second-largest earthquake ever devastated the community of Valdez (val-DEEZ’), Alaska, losses continued to mount. The town had to be rebuilt, and an Alaska Air National Guard airplane delivered Alaska Gov. William Egan (EE’-gun) and a team of surveyors to the port community on Alaska’s southern coast on […]
  • 6 more patients accuse cosmetic surgeon of sex abuse

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Beaverton cosmetic surgeon previously released from jail on his own recognizance on suspicion of sexually assaulting two patients has been arrested again after being indicted for the alleged abuse of six more women under his care. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports 49-year-old George Allen of Camas, Washington was arrested Thursday. He faces […]
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    Mayor Durkan responds to criticism over Seattle police chief selection

    Mayor Jenny Durkan responds to community criticism over the Seattle police chief selection process after the Community Police Commission asked the city to halt the process.
  • 5 Redmond detectives on leave after fatal Kirkland shooting

    REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Five Redmond police detectives have been placed on administrative leave after the shooting death of a man at a Safeway gas station in Kirkland last week. KOMO-TV reports the detectives placed on leave include every Redmond detective at the scene although it is unclear how many of them fired shots. Redmond […]
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    Seattle responds to allegation that police officer committed perjury

    The City of Seattle has responded to allegations that one of its police officers committed perjury when he testified about the fatal shooting of African American mother Charleena Lyles.
  • Evacuation orders lifted in wildfire near Vantage

    VANTAGE, Wash. (AP) — Evacuation notices have been lifted for residents in about 30 homes as a wildfire burning in central Washington reaches 50 percent containment. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports fire crews were hoping to fully contain the fire near Vantage and the Columbia River by Saturday night. Incident management team spokesman Randy Shepard said […]

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