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First Responders Praised for Quick Work
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland officials say a natural gas explosion that injured eight people could have been disastrous without the speedy work of first responders.
Eight people were injured in the explosion Wednesday morning in a busy shopping district...
Remembering 911 to be Held at Performance Park
The 11th anniversary of 911 is next Tuesday.  It's a time to remember the more than 3000 people lost in the attacks and a time to remember the first responders.  Dave Brown with the Yakima County Veterans program  says a special event will be held at performance park next Tues…