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  • 2 Puget Sound schools install bus cameras

    2 Puget Sound schools install bus cameras

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:51:34 GMT
    SEATTLE (AP) - Two Puget Sound school districts are installing cameras on their school buses to catch drivers who speed around them. KING-TV reports the Bethel School District in south Pierce County and the Highline School District in south King County are launching pilot programs on the first day of school.>>
    SEATTLE (AP) - Two Puget Sound school districts are installing cameras on their school buses to catch drivers who speed around them. KING-TV reports the Bethel School District in south Pierce County and the Highline School District in south King County are launching pilot programs on the first day of school.
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  • Fire breaks out in E. Spokane used car lot

    Fire breaks out in E. Spokane used car lot

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:46 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:46:29 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - A fire broke out a little before 5am Wednesday morning at AM Used Autos in E. Spokane on E. Sprague and Smith.The fire was reported as a structure fire but when firefighters arrived, they quickly realized this fire was not only within an office building, but had spread to many mobile homes and also multiple cars in the lot.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - A fire broke out a little before 5am Wednesday morning at AM Used Autos in E. Spokane on E. Sprague and Smith.The fire was reported as a structure fire but when firefighters arrived, they quickly realized this fire was not only within an office building, but had spread to many mobile homes and also multiple cars in the lot.>>
  • S. Idaho county fights lonely battle against pest

    S. Idaho county fights lonely battle against pest

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:45:15 GMT
    TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - Officials in Twin Falls County in south-central Idaho want other counties to start helping in the fight against a disease-spreading pest that can cause illness in livestock and humans. County Pest Abatement District Director Kirk Tubbs tells The Times-News that Twin Falls County is the only county in Idaho taking measures to control black flies.>>
    TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - Officials in Twin Falls County in south-central Idaho want other counties to start helping in the fight against a disease-spreading pest that can cause illness in livestock and humans. County Pest Abatement District Director Kirk Tubbs tells The Times-News that Twin Falls County is the only county in Idaho taking measures to control black flies.>>
  • Marijuana retailer sued for trademark infringement

    Marijuana retailer sued for trademark infringement

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:39:12 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A marijuana-shop owner in Ephrata, Wash., is being sued by a media empire that labels itself as the biggest brand name in pot. The parent company of the magazine High Times filed a lawsuit Monday against shop owner Richard Reimers and his business, previously called High Time Station.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A marijuana-shop owner in Ephrata, Wash., is being sued by a media empire that labels itself as the biggest brand name in pot. The parent company of the magazine High Times filed a lawsuit Monday against shop owner Richard Reimers and his business, previously called High Time Station.
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  • Man gets 25 years for 20 years of sex abuse

    Man gets 25 years for 20 years of sex abuse

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:06 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:06:20 GMT
    OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) - Five sisters who were molested as children were in Clackamas County Circuit Court Tuesday morning to see Eric Michael Freeburg sentenced to 25 years in prison.The Oregonian reports the abuse lasted for 20 years, starting in 1992 and ending in 2011.>>
    OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) - Five sisters who were molested as children were in Clackamas County Circuit Court Tuesday morning to see Eric Michael Freeburg sentenced to 25 years in prison.The Oregonian reports the abuse lasted for 20 years, starting in 1992 and ending in 2011.
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  • Sheriff's Office seeks help finding missing teens

    Sheriff's Office seeks help finding missing teens

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:44 AM EDT2014-08-27 05:44:30 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook asking for help finding three missing juveniles in the Inland Northwest.The three children were reported missing with the Spokane County Sheriff's Office and The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children. Their cases are not believed to be related.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook asking for help finding three missing juveniles in the Inland Northwest.The three children were reported missing with the Spokane County Sheriff's Office and The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children. Their cases are not believed to be related.>>
  • Spokane Valley K-9 falls into culvert during chase

    Spokane Valley K-9 falls into culvert during chase

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:10 AM EDT2014-08-27 05:10:10 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - It was tougher than usual for a Spokane Valley sheriff's K-9 to get his man. Not only did K-9 Laslo and his partner, Deputy Jeff Thurman, fall into a culvert during a chase in the early morning darkness, the deputy landed on top of the German Shepherd.>>
    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - It was tougher than usual for a Spokane Valley sheriff's K-9 to get his man. Not only did K-9 Laslo and his partner, Deputy Jeff Thurman, fall into a culvert during a chase in the early morning darkness, the deputy landed on top of the German Shepherd.>>
  • UPDATE: Seven-year-old boy still in critical condition after being shot

    UPDATE: Seven-year-old boy still in critical condition after being shot

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-08-27 04:25:40 GMT
    A 7-year old boy from Hayden, Idaho is fighting for his life after a gun shot wound to the head.The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office says that two young boys were playing with a hand gun, when the gun discharged and hit one of the boys in the head.The injured seven-year-old originally went to Kootenai Health, and then medics transferred him to Sacred Heart. He is now in critical condition .Sheriff's Detectives are continuing an investigation.>>
    A 7-year old boy from Hayden, Idaho is fighting for his life after a gun shot wound to the head.The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office says that two young boys were playing with a hand gun, when the gun discharged and hit one of the boys in the head.The injured seven-year-old originally went to Kootenai Health, and then medics transferred him to Sacred Heart. He is now in critical condition .Sheriff's Detectives are continuing an investigation.>>