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  • This is the best shot we currently have of our carjacking suspect. This was when she was on the @EdmondsCC campus. Contact EPD with tips.
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    Edmonds police release ‘best shot’ they have of suspect in 17-year-old girl’s carjacking

    EDMONDS, Wash. — Police on Friday released the ‘best shot’ they have of a suspect in a carjacking on the  Edmonds Community College campus in Lynnwood Thursday. “This is the best shot we currently have of our carjacking suspect. This was when she was on the @EdmondsCC campus. Contact EPD with tips,” the Edmonds Police Department said. Police said a woman in her 20s or 30s asked a 17-year-old female driver  for a ride to Swedish Hospital in Edmonds, and the […]

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    Police: Woman carjacks 17-year-old girl in Edmonds; suspect considered armed

    EDMONDS, Wash. — Edmonds police are investigating a carjacking  in which a woman in her 20s or 30s asked a 17-year-old girl for a ride to a hospital in the rain, then  told the driver that she had a gun and stole the car Thursday. The girl received minor injuries, police said. Police said the suspect asked the 17-year-old driver of a red Subaru Impreza at Edmonds Community College in Lynnwood if she would give her a ride to Swedish […]

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    Puget Sound gets a break from the rain … until the afternoon

    SEATTLE —  We’ll see some scattered showers at times that will work their way inland from the coast during the day Friday so the morning commute looks dry around Puget Sound. High temps will be a tad cooler than in the 55-60 degree range. By Friday afternoon, the showers will likely move over Puget Sound. It looks at this point like we get a bit of a break from the rain on Saturday around Puget Sound, but the coast will […]

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    Pac-12 fines WSU’s Mike Leach $10,000 for sign-stealing comments

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Washington State football coach Mike Leach was fined $10,000 and reprimanded Thursday by the Pac-12 Conference for comments about the Arizona State football program. During a press conference Monday, Leach again accused the Sun Devils of stealing signs. “Conference rules prohibit Pac-12 member institutions from disparaging each other and discrediting other institutions,” Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott said in statement. “Information or accusations relative to rule violations must be handled by institutions filing those concerns with the […]

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    3 arrested in connection with ‘elaborate scheme’ to create phony prescriptions through online tools

    SEATTLE (AP) — Three people have been charged in connection with “an elaborate scheme” to use forged prescriptions to obtain thousands of oxycodone pills, the U.,S. Attorney’s Office said. The office said Thursday that 49-year-old Lea Espy of Auburn, 26-year-old Christopher Lovata of Kent and 31-year-old Erik Roan of Tacoma conspired to create phony prescriptions. According to the complaint filed in the case, law enforcement began investigating the forgery ring in January 2016 following reports of an attempt to fill […]

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    Body of young man with ‘multiple gunshot wounds’ found in Capital Forest

    OLYMPIA, Wash. — The body of a young adult man bearing multiple gunshot wounds was found Thursday afternoon in the Capital Forest, the Thurston County Sheriff’s Office said. Sgt. Carla Carter said the body was discovered at about 1:30 p.m in the brush off of Waddell Creek Road SW. The man has not been identified yet. The sheriff’s office has opened a suspected homicide investigation, Carter said.

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    After killing 7 wolves, state gives reprieve to 4 remaining members of Profanity Peak wolf pack

    OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced Wednesday that it is giving a reprieve to the four remaining members of the Profanity Peak wolf pack that it said was preying on cattle in northeast Washington. This comes after the state killed seven members of the pack. WDFW Director Jim Unsworth said that the department will continue to monitor the four remaining wolves – an adult female and three juveniles – and will renew efforts to remove wolves if […]

  • A shattered windshield turned Southwest Flight 441 from Seattle to Phoenix back to Seattle Wednesday October 19, 2016.
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    Southwest flight forced to return to Sea-Tac due to crack in window

    SEATTLE — Southwest Airlines Flight 411, en route from Seattle to Phoenix, was forced to return to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport after about an hour in the air Wednesday due to a crack in the cabin’s windshield. The plane landed safely. Sea-Tac spokesman Perry Cooper said the crack was apparently not due to a bird strike, but simply from the windshield cracking on its own. Mechanics and engineers were inspecting it, he added. Southwest Airlines said Flight 411 would operate with a […]

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    Police: 63-year-old Good Samaritan dragged, run over by van driver he was trying to help

    LACEY, Wash. — A 63-year-old man trying to help those in a traffic accident in Lacey on Tuesday was injured when the driver of the causing vehicle tried to flee the scene and dragged the Good Samaritan alongside the van before running him over, the Thurston County Sheriff’s Office said. The van sped away before hitting yet another car. The driver of the van, a 24-year-old man from Tacoma, tried to flee on foot at that point, the sheriff’s office […]

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    7-year-old girl’s inspiring video message on Down syndrome: ‘It’s not scary, it’s so exciting’

    LOS ANGELES — A 7-year-old girl’s video spreading awareness about Down Syndrome Awareness Month is inspiring thousands. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. According to, little Sofia, who has Down’s, was abandoned at birth and spent the first year of her life at an orphanage in Russia. Jennifer Sanchez told Fox News her family decided to adopt Sofia in 2010 after their youngest of three sons was born with Down syndrome. Since then,  Sofia has become a hit on Instagram, where […]