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December 1, 2014 at 9:18 AM

Idaho hunters fined for using powered parachute to spot deer

The Associated Press MUD LAKE, Idaho — Three southeastern Idaho men have been banned from hunting for a year after one of them used a powered parachute to spot deer and radio back information to two others on the ground. The Idaho Department of Fish and Game in a news release Monday says parachute flyer Braxton Tomlinson…

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September 17, 2014 at 11:41 AM

Driver seriously hurt in crash on Vashon

Update at 1:27 p.m.: The sheriff’s office says the private bus was transporting students on field trip. Eighteen children have been taken to a hospital as a precaution. Update at 12:27 p.m.: The King County Sheriff’s Office now says that a driver seriously hurt on Vashon Island on Wednesday collided with a private bus. Sheriff’s office spokeswoman Sgt. DB Gates…

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September 14, 2014 at 9:02 AM

Sunday Memo: Mars Hill’s troubles … Deer woes … Seahawks game day

National Weather Service forecast Mars Hill Church struggles to survive: The church and its founder-leader Mark Driscoll are the subject of an in-depth report today by staff writer Craig Welch. The story explores, among other things, the church’s dwindling numbers and Driscoll’s controversial interactions with church leadership and staff,…

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September 14, 2014 at 8:21 AM

Big wildfire poses problem for Washington deer

WINTHROP (AP) — State biologists are worried about how deer are going to survive this winter in the Methow Valley, where the largest wildfire in Washington history blackened 400 square miles. The lightning-sparked Carlton Complex fire destroyed hundreds of homes after it started in July. It also left little for deer to eat. KING-TV reports that the…

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August 7, 2014 at 5:56 AM

Spokane deputy accused of poaching deer resigns

The Associated Press SPOKANE, Wash. — A Spokane sheriff’s detective accused of deer poaching and lying to investigators has resigned. The sheriff’s office said Wednesday that Dave Herrin resigned effected Aug. 16 in place of being fired. He was a property crimes detective who had been with the sheriff’s office for 25 years. Herrin was placed on leave…

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August 26, 2013 at 6:37 AM

Woman hits deer, then is killed by truck on I-405

The Associated Press UPDATE: 10:50 a.m. | A semi-truck struck and killed a Seattle woman who was sitting in her car and waiting for help after she hit a deer on Interstate 405 on Monday. The 24-year-old called 911 several times — and apparently her boyfriend, as well — to report that she was stopped in a left-center…

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June 24, 2013 at 9:12 AM

Lynnwood motorcycle rider dies in collision with deer in Oregon

A Lynwood man died Sunday morning after his motorcycle struck a deer on a highway in north central Oregon. Oregon State Police say Randall L. Upshaw, 63, died sometime between 7 a.m. and  7:56 a.m.  yesterday. A passing motorist found Upshaw’s downed 2005 Honda motorcycle, a dead deer, and the victim lying along the highway.  Upshaw…

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March 6, 2012 at 11:19 AM

Man’s roommate claims mercy killing: ‘like you would a deer’

The Associated Press A Vancouver, Wash., man accused of killing his roommate told police it was a mercy killing. Mathew Starr, 19, is being  held in Clark County on suspicion of murder and robbery charges in the death of 25-year-old Joshua Schenk. Schenk’s body was found March 2 near Vancouver Lake.  The Columbian reports Starr told police…

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March 6, 2012 at 11:19 AM

Man's roommate claims mercy killing: 'like you would a deer'

The Associated Press A Vancouver, Wash., man accused of killing his roommate told police it was a mercy killing. Mathew Starr, 19, is being  held in Clark County on suspicion of murder and robbery charges in the death of 25-year-old Joshua Schenk. Schenk’s body was found March 2 near Vancouver Lake.  The Columbian reports Starr told police…

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