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Alaska Airlines to Start Albuquerque to Portland Service

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque officials have announced that Alaska Airlines will begin a daily nonstop flight from Albuquerque to Portland, Oregon...

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Large Outbreak Of Measles Reported In California
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Spokane County Sees Spike in Mumps Cases

SPOKANE (AP) — Spokane County has reported 24 confirmed or probable cases of mumps, a sharp increase from last week when there were only nine...

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Former Kennewick Teacher Charged With Raping Teen

KENNEWICK (AP) — A former Kennewick middle school teacher charged with sending sexually explicit photos of herself to students is now accused of raping a student...

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Environmental Groups Plan to Sue Over Suction Dredging

SPOKANE (AP) — Conservation groups say they plan to sue the state of Washington for allowing suction dredge mining in rivers and streams that are home to endangered salmon and steelhead...

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Washington Gov. Declares Emergency After Three Major Snow Storms
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Spokane Valley Suspect Looking for Money to Escape Snow

SPOKANE VALLEY (AP) — A man has been arrested in the city of Spokane Valley after breaking into a business in search of money to escape all the snow in the Spokane region...

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Railroad Sues to Force Approval of Oregon Track Expansion

MOSIER, Ore. (AP) — Union Pacific is asking a federal judge to reject local rules that threaten to derail its plans to add a second main track along the Columbia River Gorge where a crude oil train derailed last June...

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Lawsuit Planned in Death Tied to Early Release of Prisoners

OLYMPIA (AP) — The family of a woman killed following a crash in a car driven by a prisoner who was mistakenly released early is planning to sue the state...

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Bush Salmon Protection Plan Under Fire In Courts
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Environmental Groups Want Work Halted on Snake River Dams

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Environmental groups are asking a federal court to halt 11 infrastructure projects on four lower Snake River dams in Washington state that could ultimately be removed following an environmental review now underway...

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Pierce County Death Toll From Flu Epidemic Grows to 12

TACOMA (AP) — Officials say the number of flu-related deaths in Pierce County has risen to 12, up from five deaths last week.

The News Tribune reports the Tacoma Pierce-County Health Department says most of the flu victims are between 60 and 90 years old and had underlying health conditions...

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Department of Transportation Showcases Fuel Cell Bus
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King County Metro to Buy 73 Battery-powered Buses

SEATTLE (AP) — King County Executive Dow Constantine has announced plans to purchase dozens of battery-powered buses after a successful test of the electric vehicles last year...

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