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June 23, 2012 at 9:41 AM

Morning Memo/Saturday: Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon … fake cop case … praise for Rainier rescuer

Weather: Showers expected this afternoon, with a high in the low 60s. We were crossing our fingers for a break in the clouds tomorrow, but it looks like we may have to wait until Monday for sunnier skies. The National Weather Service forecast. Traffic: Downtown may be a snarl during the Rock ‘n’…


Comments | Topics: Morning Memo, Nick Hall, park ranger

February 25, 2012 at 9:48 AM

Morning Memo/Saturday: Park ranger killed in crash … Newt Gingrich … Huskies vs. Cougars

Weather: Expect the wet and windy weather to continue Saturday. The National Weather Service says there may be a chance of snow overnight down to 300 feet. Skiers should rejoice as the passes are expected to receive a large snow dump today. The National Weather Service forecasts. Traffic: The Highway 520 floating bridge More

Comments | Topics: Cougars, drunk driver, Huskies

February 25, 2012 at 9:30 AM

Park ranger killed in Kitsap County crash

Updated 5:32 p.m. There is not points to locate on the map An off-duty state park ranger was killed Friday night after a car near Seabeck crossed the center line and hit the ranger’s car head-on. Kitsap County Sheriff’s investigators say the driver who hit the ranger’s car may have been impaired, according to a news release. The 44-year-old Washington State Park ranger,…


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February 24, 2012 at 11:35 PM

Park Ranger killed near Seabeck by possibly drunk driver

A park ranger was killed tonight by a man officials believe was driving drunk. The 44-year-old ranger, who was not identified, was apparently driving home from work at about 8 p.m. on NW Holly Road near Seabeck, in central Kitsap County, when a car crossed over the divider and struck his vehicle head-on, said Ken Dickinson,…


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January 1, 2012 at 12:07 PM

Park ranger's killing may be connected to Skyway shooting; suspect still at large

Updated at  7:15 p.m.   By Craig Welch, Steve Miletich, Mike Carter and Carol Pucci   Seattle Times staff reporters   Benjamin Colton Barnes A 34-year-old park ranger was fatally shot Sunday morning in Mount Rainier National Park after a routine traffic stop led to a chase up the road near Paradise. The gunman — a suspect in an earlier…


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