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  • Bremerton Police: Officers shoot man during standoff at home

    Bremerton Police: Officers shoot man during standoff at home

    Saturday, September 23 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-09-23 19:48:25 GMT

    BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - Authorities in northwestern Washington state say police shot a 36-year-old man who pointed a handgun at officers surrounding a house during a standoff. The Bremerton Police Department in a statement says officers opened fire at about 8 a.m. Saturday when the man placed his arm through a window and pointed a handgun at officers.

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    BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - Authorities in northwestern Washington state say police shot a 36-year-old man who pointed a handgun at officers surrounding a house during a standoff. The Bremerton Police Department in a statement says officers opened fire at about 8 a.m. Saturday when the man placed his arm through a window and pointed a handgun at officers.

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  • Volunteers make bracelets for Freeman High School

    Volunteers make bracelets for Freeman High School

    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:46 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:46:21 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Update: A fundraising effort to help the victims of the Freeman High School shooting has proven so popular, the organizer has taken the project online. Initially, organizer Noel Rademacher crafted hundreds of metal Freeman Strong bracelets for a one-day-only sale on Friday, but the response proved so overwhelming, she's started an online store to sell the bracelets.

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Update: A fundraising effort to help the victims of the Freeman High School shooting has proven so popular, the organizer has taken the project online. Initially, organizer Noel Rademacher crafted hundreds of metal Freeman Strong bracelets for a one-day-only sale on Friday, but the response proved so overwhelming, she's started an online store to sell the bracelets.

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  • Police identify Porsche driver who plowed into Idaho crowd

    Police identify Porsche driver who plowed into Idaho crowd

    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:46 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:46:46 GMT

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Police have identified the driver of a Porsche that plowed into a crowd of spectators at an Idaho car show as Roy L. Drennon of Eagle, Idaho. Eleven people were injured in the crash last week. Boise Police Lt. Charles LeBar said at the time that the driver was "kind of showing off for the crowd" and lost control of the vehicle as he left a "Cars and Coffee" event in Boise.

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    BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Police have identified the driver of a Porsche that plowed into a crowd of spectators at an Idaho car show as Roy L. Drennon of Eagle, Idaho. Eleven people were injured in the crash last week. Boise Police Lt. Charles LeBar said at the time that the driver was "kind of showing off for the crowd" and lost control of the vehicle as he left a "Cars and Coffee" event in Boise.

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  • Washington State University eyes composting human remains

    Washington State University eyes composting human remains

    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:41 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:41:31 GMT

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Washington State University wants to start a pilot program to test methods of decomposing human bodies that could offer an alternative to burial or cremation. The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports  that the school is acquiring necessary approvals to test equipment at one of its campus facilities as part of the Urban Death Project.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Washington State University wants to start a pilot program to test methods of decomposing human bodies that could offer an alternative to burial or cremation. The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports  that the school is acquiring necessary approvals to test equipment at one of its campus facilities as part of the Urban Death Project.

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  • Department of Justice finishes review of Pasco police

    Department of Justice finishes review of Pasco police

    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:30 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:30:02 GMT

    PASCO, Wash. (AP) - The Department of Justice has completed its review of the Pasco Police Department that was launched after the shooting of a Mexican national in 2015. The agency's community oriented policing deputy director says the department is making great strides toward improving the relationship it has with Pasco residents.

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    PASCO, Wash. (AP) - The Department of Justice has completed its review of the Pasco Police Department that was launched after the shooting of a Mexican national in 2015. The agency's community oriented policing deputy director says the department is making great strides toward improving the relationship it has with Pasco residents.

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  • Police: Stolen RV recovered with about 10 dogs still inside

    Police: Stolen RV recovered with about 10 dogs still inside

    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:05:45 GMT

    FEDERAL WAY, Wash. (AP) - Police in western Washington state say they've recovered a stolen motor home and reunited its owner with about 10 dogs that were inside.

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    FEDERAL WAY, Wash. (AP) - Police in western Washington state say they've recovered a stolen motor home and reunited its owner with about 10 dogs that were inside.

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  • South Hill man gives deputy ride to chase down suspect on the run

    South Hill man gives deputy ride to chase down suspect on the run

    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:10 AM EDT2017-09-23 06:10:59 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies are calling a 79-year-old man a hero for stepping in to help a deputy when he suddenly needed it.   That deputy tried stopping a driver on the South Hill after noticing the car didn't have license plates.     It started a chase that ended with the help from a very unlikely place. For Paul Eminger, it was a case of being in the right place at the right time. Seeing a Sheriff's Deputy running after 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies are calling a 79-year-old man a hero for stepping in to help a deputy when he suddenly needed it.   That deputy tried stopping a driver on the South Hill after noticing the car didn't have license plates.     It started a chase that ended with the help from a very unlikely place. For Paul Eminger, it was a case of being in the right place at the right time. Seeing a Sheriff's Deputy running after 

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  • Fire Marshal: Fireplace sparked fatal fire at Idaho cabin

    Fire Marshal: Fireplace sparked fatal fire at Idaho cabin

    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-09-23 06:09:41 GMT
    Fire Marshal: Fireplace sparked fatal fire at Idaho cabinFire Marshal: Fireplace sparked fatal fire at Idaho cabin

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho state fire marshal says an explosion in a fireplace caused a fire that consumed a house and killed four people. Knute Sandahl said Thursday the explosion, which occurred June 30 at Tamarack Resort, was ruled accidental. Sandahl says the fireplace on the main floor of the home was converted from propane-fueled to wood-burning in 2015. During the conversion to wood, the propane line that fed the fireplace was 

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    BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho state fire marshal says an explosion in a fireplace caused a fire that consumed a house and killed four people. Knute Sandahl said Thursday the explosion, which occurred June 30 at Tamarack Resort, was ruled accidental. Sandahl says the fireplace on the main floor of the home was converted from propane-fueled to wood-burning in 2015. During the conversion to wood, the propane line that fed the fireplace was 

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