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Wilbur steps down as state GOP chief

Taking a job at Young America’s Foundation

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CO2 pumped into basalt formation under Wallula

Researchers hope gas will stay locked up underground

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Population growth planning underway

County must update plan by 2016

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Stinging insect warning from the Department of Health

Sever reactions need medical care

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New Red Cross app sends local alerts

Volunteer and need notifications

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Loose joint on Skagit River bridge gets repair

“L” joint holding asphalt in place

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Smoking quitline funding about to end

Free services end Wednesday

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Mazda recalls 190K SUVs for rust problem

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The company logo is seen on the bonnet of a Mazda car during the media day ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show at the Palexpo Arena in Geneva March 5, 2014.

Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Fence FAIL

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A man who appears intoxicated tries his hardest to climb a fence, but it's not happening.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Blues and Avs work overtime, Wainwright beats error-prone Nats, and more.

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Michael’s craft stores confirm data breach

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The biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer confirmed a security breach at certain systems that process payment cards.

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10 for today: Friday, April 18

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A look at the news making headlines today, Friday, April 18.