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  • UPDATE: NTSB Investigates Aborted Landing Of Michelle Obama's Plane

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Transportation Safety Board has opened an investigation into the aborted landing of a plane carrying first lady Michelle Obama earlier this week. While aborted landings are not unusual the episode has become another embarrassment for the Federal Aviation Administration.
  • Gregoire Signs Order to Improve State Food Policy

    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Gov. Chris Gregoire has signed an executive order directing state agencies to work with several groups to improve access to healthier foods for Washington residents.The governor says
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    • The Latest: Judge's order prevents hunting of wolf pack

      SPOKANE, Wash. - The state of Washington will take steps to kill members of a wolf pack that have been preying on cattle in the northeast corner of the state. The Department of Fish and Wildlife says members of the Togo pack have preyed on cattle three times in the past 30 days, and six times in the past 10 months.  

    • Body of missing teen recovered from Yellowstone River

      LIVINGSTON, Mont. (AP) - Searchers have recovered the body of a 15-year-old Montana boy who drowned after a late July boating accident on the Yellowstone River. Officials with Park and Gallatin counties say the body of James Robert Anderson III of Bozeman was recovered Sunday near Springdale. A fisherman spotted his body around noon on Sunday, about 16 river miles (26 kilometers) from where the drift boat he was in hit a bridge pylon in Livingston.    Anderson's moth...

    • Seahawks release longest-tenured player, punter Jon Ryan

      RENTON, Wash. - (AP) - The Seattle Seahawks have released punter Jon Ryan, who had been the longest-tenured member of the team. Ryan posted a lengthy goodbye to the Seahawks and their fans on social media Monday morning. "I never wanted this day to come, but knew it would someday," Ryan wrote. Ryan was among the most popular Seahawks players for his skill as a punter and his personality off the field. He played for 

    • Montana governor says he'd support semiautomatic weapons ban

      HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana's Democratic governor is saying for the first time that he'd support a ban on some semiautomatic weapons. Gov. Steve Bullock's comments came in response Sunday to a question posed to him on CNN's State of The Union. Host Jake Tapper asked Bullock if he would support an "assault weapons ban, a ban on some forms of semiautomatic weapons." Bullock answered, "You know, I would, Jake." Bullock spokeswoma...

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      Missoula boy battling cancer receives support from New England Patriots

      MISSOULA, Mont. - By ABC FOX MT News Staff A Missoula boy fighting a rare cancer has the New England Patriots on his side. ESPN's Mike Reiss reports that Jack Berry was recently diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a type of bone tumor. His parents say Jack, who turns 11 on Aug. 20, is an active, outdoorsy kid. The July cancer diagnosis came as a shock. While the Berry family is staying in Massachusetts for treatment, they got the 

    • Howe Fire burning in Glacier National Park

      Glacier Park wildfires see cooler weather, stronger winds

      WEST GLACIER, Mont. (AP) - It's a good news, bad news situation for firefighters working in Glacier National Park. While the forecast calls for cooler weather and higher humidity, gusting winds and thunderstorms also are predicted. Fire information officer Chris Wyatt said Monday unsettled weather is expected for the next few days with the possibility wind gusts of up to 35 mph on mountain ridges. The lightning-caused Howe Ridge Fire that blew up a week ago ha...

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