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State Supreme court grants new trial for three men convicted in 2009 Sunnyside shooting

The state Supreme Court has thrown out the convictions of three men in what police called a gang-related shooting, saying among other things that their choice of music was not evidence of gang ties.

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Seattle Supersonics forward Rashard Lewis, left, keeps the ball away from Portland Trail Blazers forward Viktor Khryapa, from Ukraine, during the second half of NBA basketball action in Portland, Ore., Friday Dec. 16, 2005. Lewis scored 37 points and pulled in seven rebounds to lead the Sonics in scoring as they beat Portland, 111-90.

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Seattle mayor decries sexist attacks to sports arena vote

Seattle's mayor and an investor have condemned sports fans' sexist attacks against the mostly female City Council after its vote sidetracked a proposed arena project aimed at luring back the NBA.

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House sales and prices up in Whatcom County

Sales were up last month, despite fewer homes available to sell.

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Donald Trump is coming to Lynden

Trump will be at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds on Saturday.

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17 year-old boy charged with killing 17 year-old girl

Witnesses say they heard an argument in the hallway before they heard gunshots.

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Salmon fishing season ended Sunday in the Puget Sound

The state and tribal fishery managers failed to reach an agreement, ending salmon fishing in the Sound Sunday.

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Falls are the leading cause of work-related deaths in Washington

The Department of Labor and Industries held a memorial ceremony for people who died in job-related deaths.

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Seattle Judge releases teenager from adult detention center

The Somali teenager was placed in an adult detention center in Tacoma based solely on his dental bone scan analysis.

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Bellingham entrepreneur is finalist for Ernst & Young Award

The program honors business people who excel in specific areas.

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Bellingham man drug charges to be lessened by Obama

Rick Lee Lamere was initially sentenced to more than 38 years in prison.

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Seattle May Day demonstrators charged with assaulting police officers

Two protesters are facing charges of assault in the third-degree along with other cases under review.

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The life of 400 inmates lies in the hands of Florida’s Supreme Court

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida’s Supreme Court is to hear oral arguments today in a case that’s literally life-and-death for…

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Government regulators make it easier to sue your bank

Right now most customers give up their right to sue financial institutions.

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Republican race all but decided ahead of Washington primary

With the back-to-back news that Ted Cruz and John Kasich were dropping out of the Republican presidential contest, Washington state's primary later this month packs less of a punch.

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Republican Senate candidate says he won’t vote for Trump

The Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Washington state says he can't support Donald Trump as his party's nominee.

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1st District Republican calls campaign quits

She's giving up her campaign for health reasons.

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Bellevue School District considers two-year ban for celebrated coach

The Bellevue School District booster club paid head football coach Butch Goncharoff $60,000 a year.

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Lynden Main Street makes finalist in America’s Main Street contest

You can vote online daily through May 29th.

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Police on bikes saving lives with overdose reversal drug

Seattle police bicycle officers are saving lives.

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Third case of Zika virus in Washington found in King County man

The mosquitoes that transmit Zika aren't found in the Pacific Northwest so the virus isn't expected to spread here.

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State Supreme court grants new trial for three men convicted in 2009 Sunnyside shooting

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The state Supreme Court has thrown out the convictions of three men in what police called a gang-related shooting, saying among other things that their choice of music was not evidence of gang ties.

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Seattle mayor decries sexist attacks to sports arena vote

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Seattle Supersonics forward Rashard Lewis, left, keeps the ball away from Portland Trail Blazers forward Viktor Khryapa, from Ukraine, during the second half of NBA basketball action in Portland, Ore., Friday Dec. 16, 2005. Lewis scored 37 points and pulled in seven rebounds to lead the Sonics in scoring as they beat Portland, 111-90.

Seattle's mayor and an investor have condemned sports fans' sexist attacks against the mostly female City Council after its vote sidetracked a proposed arena project aimed at luring back the NBA.

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House sales and prices up in Whatcom County

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Sales were up last month, despite fewer homes available to sell.

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Donald Trump is coming to Lynden

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Trump will be at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds on Saturday.

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17 year-old boy charged with killing 17 year-old girl

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Witnesses say they heard an argument in the hallway before they heard gunshots.