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July 14, 2014 at 9:31 AM

Washington hospital sees 2nd shooting in a week

SPOKANE (AP) — Police say a corrections officer fired a gun at Deaconess Hospital early Monday when a prisoner waiting for a surgical procedure tried to escape. It was the second shooting in less than a week at Deaconess Medical Center. Police say no one was injured in the incident and the prisoner is back in custody. Last…


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February 13, 2014 at 12:09 PM

Skiers killed in Oregon avalanche ID’d; survivors offer thanks

  Avalanche victim Jake Merrill (Courtesy of Backcountry Essentials) UPDATE: 4:30 p.m. | PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two backcountry skiers injured in a deadly Eastern Oregon avalanche are in satisfactory condition, and have released statements thanking rescuers. Authorities say 60-year-old Susan Polizzi of Wenatchee suffered two broken legs and a broken arm during Tuesday’s avalanche in the…


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October 3, 2013 at 10:13 AM

6 Hanford workers go to hospital as precaution

RICHLAND, Tri-Cities (AP) — Six Hanford workers were taken to a Richland hospital Wednesday as a precaution after an unknown liquid spilled on some of them as they were dismantling piping in an evaporator building. A spokesman for Department of Energy contractor Washington River Protection Solutions, Rob Roxburgh, told the Tri-City Herald the liquid…


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May 30, 2013 at 10:20 AM

Cyclist critically injured in collision with car on Airport Way South

Seattle police are investigating a Thursday morning collision  along Airport Way South that left a bicyclist critically injured. The collision occurred about 6:50 a.m. while both the male bicyclist and the driver of a Nissan sedan were traveling southbound in the 9400 block of Airport Way South, police said. The bicyclist was thrown from his bicycle and suffered…


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March 18, 2013 at 11:22 AM

Man suspected of killing grandparents in Renton to be returned to Washington by Friday

Michael Chadd Boysen, the man accused of killing his grandparents inside their Renton home on March 9, will not fight returning to Washington. Chad Lewis, spokesman for the Washington Department of Corrections, said Monday that Boysen will be back at the Washington Corrections Center in Shelton by Friday. It’s there where a hearing will be held…


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June 25, 2012 at 5:56 AM

Everett apartment fire sends woman to the hospital

A fire in an apartment building in Everett late last night sent a woman to the hospital. Firefighters found the 72-year-old woman in her smoke-filled apartment, although the apartment’s sprinkler had extinquishing the blaze, according to the Everett Fire Department. The woman was taken to the hospital where she was first reported in serious condition, but…


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November 22, 2011 at 7:59 AM

Man shot by Federal Way police this morning

Federal Way police shot and wounded a 33-year-old man early this morning after they said he was combative. The wounded man, who was not identified by police, was taken to Harborview Medical Center to be treated for gunshot wounds to his leg, according to Federal Way police spokeswoman Cathy Schrock. The four officers involved in the incident have been…


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November 18, 2011 at 9:39 AM

14-year-old boy found dead in Wenatchee HS pool

A 14-year-old Wenatchee teen was found dead in a high school swimming pool yesterday morning. The boy, Antonio Reyes, was found at the bottom of the pool about 11 a.m. by students arriving for the next class, according to The Wenatchee World.The boy was taken to the hospital, but couldn’t be revived. Foul…


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October 29, 2011 at 3:55 PM

Snohomish teen stabbing victim released from hospital

April Lutz, a Snohomish High School freshman critically wounded in a school restroom attack Monday, was released from Everett’s Providece Regional Medical Center this afternoon, said Cheri Russum, Providence spokeswoman. Firefighters, paramedics and a team of doctors who worked more than six hours helped bring the girl back from the brink of death after…


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