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  • FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, a man walks past the Mynt Cannabis Dispensary in downtown Reno, Nev. Nevada regulators reaffirmed Friday, June 23, 2017, that they intend to issue licenses necessary for retailers to begin selling pot for recreational use on July 1, despite a court order that threatens to scuttle the plan. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File) AP State

    Nevada’s on-again, off-again marijuana sales back on

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada regulators reaffirmed Friday that they intend to issue licenses necessary for retailers to begin selling pot for recreational use on July 1, despite a court order that threatens to scuttle the plan. The licensees could include as many as 25 medical dispensaries in the Las Vegas area and four others […]
  • AP State

    State warns of wildfire danger

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — State officials are warning about increased wildfire danger in all of Eastern Washington through the weekend. The state Department of Natural Resources says increasing winds, higher temperatures and lower humidity are expected to heighten the risk of wildfires. The increased danger is expected to last until Tuesday. Copyright © The Associated […]
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    Tacoma jury awards $2.9M in man’s killing by son

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A jury in Tacoma has found Washington state responsible for the death of a man whose son killed him months after being released from a state psychiatric hospital. Jurors on Thursday awarded $2.9 million in damages to the family of 56-year-old Robert Meline, who was killed in his sleep in 2012. […]
  • AP State

    Washington seeks to overturn tribe’s fuel tax exemption

    YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state is asking the nation’s highest court to overturn a state Supreme Court decision that exempted the Yakama Nation from paying state taxes on out-of-state fuel delivered to the reservation. The Yakima Herald says (http://bit.ly/2rK8aPQ ) the petition by the state’s Department of Licensing names the Cougar Den, a gas […]
  • officer-involved shooting Local News

    Seattle police release new video in fatal shooting of Charleena Lyles

    Seattle police have released new, much longer video of the hallway outside Charleena Lyles apartment, adding more to the story.
  • A view from Magnuson Park. (TIA International Photography via Seattle Parks flickr) Local News

    Lessons learned after massive ‘float party’ gets shut down in Seattle

    There are some disappointed swimmers out there after Seattle Parks and Rec and the police department shut down plans for a massive "float party" on Lake Washington.
  • Seattle Mariners manager Scott Servais embraces starting pitcher Andrew Moore in the dugout after Moore finished throwing in the top of the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) AP State

    Cano HRs twice, Moore wins debut as Mariners top Tigers 9-6

    SEATTLE (AP) — Robinson Cano hit a grand slam and a two-run homer, Andrew Moore pitched seven effective innings to win in his big league debut, and the Seattle Mariners held off the Detroit Tigers 9-6 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory. Cano’s seventh-inning grand slam off Francisco Rodriguez, his 13th homer, put […]
  • AP State

    Ivan Puhich, veteran jockey agent, dies at 89

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Ivan Puhich, a jockey’s agent who represented such riders as Kentucky Derby winner Mario Gutierrez, has died. He was 89. Santa Anita officials said Thursday that Puhich died Monday. No cause was given. He had been retired for several years and living with his daughter in San Diego. Puhich represented Gutierrez […]
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    Former Tacoma meth motel may house homeless

    The City of Tacoma is reportedly eyeing a motel once called meth infested as short-term housing for the city's homeless.
  • bike share Local News

    Three reasons why a bike share will work in Seattle

    Despite the usual arguments, and the failure of the previous attempt, Pronto, a bike share can certainly succeed in Seattle.
  • Lifestyle

    Crater Lake National Park north entrance road to open Friday

    CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK, Ore. (AP) — Officials say Crater Lake National Park’s North Entrance Road will open Friday for travel. Crater Lake National Park Superintendent Craig Ackerman said Thursday that visitors will be able to drive to and from the park using the route accessed from Oregon Highway 138. Park snow removal crews are […]
  • Zach Collins poses for photos with NBA Commissioner Adam silver after being selected by the Sacramento Kings as the 10th pick overall during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) AP State

    Blazers trade first-round picks with the Kings

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A person with knowledge of the deal says the Portland Trail Blazers traded the No. 15 and No. 20 picks in the NBA draft to Sacramento in exchange for the No. 10 pick, Gonzaga center Zach Collins. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because the deal had not been […]
  • Eight students will graduate from Recovery High School in Seattle on Thursday. (AP) Local News

    Seattle’s Recovery High School offers hope to addicted teens

    The students of what's likely Seattle's smallest graduating high school class will receive their diplomas Thursday afternoon.
  • AP State

    Police: Video shows only Lyles entering home before shooting

    SEATTLE (AP) — Surveillance video released Thursday from the hallway outside Charleena Lyles’ apartment shows that no one other than her entered in the 24 hours before Sunday’s police shooting that left the pregnant mother dead, Seattle police said. Police also on Thursday released the audio of Lyles’ Sunday morning 911 call asking for an […]
  • Local News

    Police searching for people who fired gunshots at military plane in Renton

    KIRO 7 obtained surveillance video the Renton Police Department pulled from a local business showing two people on foot on the west side of a street, who ran behind a big tree and then fired a number of shots June 17.

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