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power lines

April 14, 2014

CenturyLink: Washington 911 outage due to vendor

Woman makes 37 calls to 911 during outage

road work ahead

April 14, 2014

Road project closes Church Road until October

Traffic: Large road project underway in Ferndale

tax couple

April 14, 2014

Chance of audit depends on income

IRS audits less than 1 percent of returns

ocean waves

April 14, 2014

“Oldest” message in a bottle might be second oldest

B.C. message in a bottle could be oldest

hospital

April 14, 2014

WSU explores medical program in Spokane

State universities react to possible doctor shortage

marijuana dea

April 11, 2014

Marijuana applicants will get federal background check

State gains access to FBI files to screen pot applicants

house money

April 11, 2014

Home foreclosures drop significantly

County foreclosures down in first quarter

Tayler Drayton, 16, finishes painting words of support on a bus stop for those affected by a deadly mudslide nearly two weeks earlier nearby, Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Oso, Wash. More than a dozen people are listed as missing and 30 bodies have been found in debris from the March 22 landslide that broke off a steep hill, roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River and buried a community at Oso, about 55 miles north of Seattle.

April 11, 2014

One mudslide victim left to identify

Eight people still missing in Oso

Job Briefcase

April 11, 2014

County Democratic convention Saturday

Local Democrats meeting to update action plan

police lights

April 11, 2014

Witnesses: Man purposely hit girlfriend with car

Boyfriend slams into girlfriend with car

sawmill

April 11, 2014

Orcas community trying to stop deportation

Sawmill owners fight to keep undocumented worker

oil refinery

April 11, 2014

Third oil-by-rail terminal proposed on Wash. coast

Port of Grays Harbor propose oil terminal

Washington mudslide survivor Amanda Skorjanc, 25, talks to the media while sitting in her hospital bed with her partner Ty Suddarth at her side on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Seattle. On March 22, Skorjanic said she was trapped in a pocket formed by her broken couch and pieces of her roof and said she remembers hearing the voices of several men coming to her aid. She had two broken legs and a broken arm.

April 10, 2014

Mudslide survivor recounts deadly morning

Woman pulled from Oso rubble begins healing process

Searchers on water and land look through debris following a deadly mudslide, Tuesday, March 25, 2014, in Oso, Wash. At least 14 people were killed in the 1-square-mile slide that hit in a rural area about 55 miles northeast of Seattle on Saturday. Several people also were critically injured, and homes were destroyed.

April 10, 2014

Oso missing list falls to ten, deaths grow to 36

Study shows mudslide speed hit 60 mph

train tracks

April 10, 2014

Wash. Senators push stronger rail safety

Murray, Cantwell speak out at rail safety hearing

shot spill

April 10, 2014

Teenager’s rape serves as warning to parents

Two men arrested for raping teenager at party

siren

April 10, 2014

Police chase ends up tree

Dog trees man running from cops

westernlogo

April 10, 2014

WWU names new campus police chief

Campus Interim Police Chief made permanent

police lights

April 10, 2014

911 service back up

Oregon, Washington 911 problems possibly not connected

President Barack Obama walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, as he returns from North Carolina.

April 9, 2014

President plans visit to Oso mudslide

President Obama to see mudslide devastation first-hand

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