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May 22, 2014 at 10:41 AM

Body of Ephrata father found in irrigation canal

Columbia Basin Herald COULEE CITY – A body found Monday in an irrigation canal above Summer Falls Dam is believed to be Scott Kolves, of Ephrata, who went missing in March when his truck went into the canal. An irrigation district employee located Kolves not far from where the pickup truck Kolves and his three sons were…


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February 12, 2014 at 8:55 AM

Father, son injured in Stevens Pass avalanche

GOLD BAR  (AP) — The two men injured in an avalanche Tuesday at Stevens Pass are a father and son from La Conner. The men were just outside the ski area at a place called Big Chief, Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett told KPQ. Stevens Pass Ski Patrol rescuers said 23-year-old Eric Marble suffered head and…


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July 12, 2013 at 8:48 AM

Burley, Idaho, man charged with having dog attack father

BURLEY, Idaho (AP) — A 33-year-old Burley man is charged with ordering his pit bull to attack his father during an argument. Steven J. Dalton is charged with felony aggravated battery causing great bodily harm, disability or permanent disfigurement. Court records say police responding to a disturbance on July 1 found Dalton’s father with blood on his…


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June 17, 2013 at 9:19 AM

4-year-old boy who fell in Lacey pool dies

LACEY, Thurston County (AP) — A 4-year-old boy who fell into an apartment building swimming pool at Lacey has died. Police Lt. Phil Comstock told The Olympian the boy died Sunday night at Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital in Tacoma where he had been in critical condition. Police says the boy’s father fell asleep and woke up…


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May 29, 2013 at 12:31 PM

Family of Susan Powell launching 400 mile search

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The father of missing Utah mom Susan Powell has launched his own search this week after police said the case is at a standstill after they’ve run out of tips. Susan’s father Chuck Cox announced on the website for the nonprofit Susan Cox Powell Foundation that he was starting a search…


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December 12, 2012 at 2:57 PM

The News Tribune: State trooper charged with failing to report alleged child abuse by his father

Pierce County prosecutors have charged a Washington state trooper with two counts of failing to comply with mandatory reporting laws, alleging that he waited nearly three weeks to report child-abuse allegations against his father, The News Tribune’s Adam Lynn writes today on the newspaper’s Lights & Sirens blog. Justin Hamrick, 25, has been summoned to Pierce…


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November 6, 2012 at 11:09 AM

Wounded Sunnyside boy still in serious condition

The Associated Press  YAKIMA — A 3-year-old Sunnyside boy who was accidentally shot in the face two weeks ago remains in serious condition in the intensive care unit of Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Sunnyside police believe the boy shot himself with his father’s handgun Oct. 22 while riding with his father and two siblings in a…


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March 7, 2012 at 10:38 AM

Onalaska man tells deputies he killed father

The Associated Press ONALASKA, Lewis County – The Lewis County sheriff’s office says a 25-year-old Onalaska man called 911 about 2:45 a.m. Wednesday and said he had just killed his father. Deputies found a 58-year-old man stabbed to death. He was apparently attacked as he slept in bed. Deputies arrest 25-year-old man who called police was arrested for…


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October 18, 2011 at 9:46 AM

Medieval aficionado could face felony for alleged swordfight with daughter

A Thurston County medieval aficionado is facing a potential felony charge after allegedly forcing his teenage daughter to fight him with a wooden sword. Fremon Seay, 38, and his wife, Julie Seay, 42, were arrested by Thurston County sheriff’s deputies at their Yelm-area home on Sunday, according to a probable-cause statement released by Thurston…


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