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Tulalip man died while fighting brush fire

The Snohomish County Fire Marshal's office says a fatal brush fire on the Tulalip Indian Reservation spread from outdoor vegetation burning.

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Fire crews gain ground on central Washington brush fire

State officials say a wildfire that has burned across nearly 5 ½ square miles of sagebrush and grass near the town of Mansfield in central Washington is 50 percent contained.

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Washington Legislature cuts state tuition by 15-20 percent

A decision this week to cut tuition for Washington state's public universities by 15 to 20 percent over the next two years is a rare move.

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Officials getting hand on Wenatchee fire

Sleep Hollow fire has burned dozens of homes

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GP Pier not open for firework-watching

Study says pier is unsafe and failing

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State Patrol: Arsonist setting fires on I-5 in Northwest Washington

As many as a dozen brushfires on I-5 southbound between Marysville and Mount Vernon may have been an act of arson.

Fire broke out in the 1500 block of Samish Way Tuesday, June 30

Blaze torches yard close to So. Bellingham home

The Bellingham Fire Department quickly got the upper hand on a fire that broke out in bushes in front of a home on Samish Way Tuesday morning

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Second Shell drill rig leaves for Alaska

Met by Arctic drilling protesters

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39 local restaurants score well for safe food handling

All received the Silver Platter Award

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Fire damages home on Yukon Way

Four people were able to leave safely.

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‘Mind blowing’ flames destroy homes in Washington state

Officials are now saying between 24 and 28 homes were burned in a fast-moving wildfire in central Washington.

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Drone flying over Seattle parade crashes, strikes woman

Seattle police say a 25-year-old woman was knocked unconscious when a small drone aircraft crashed into a building and fell, striking the woman in the head.

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Seattle teacher pepper-sprayed after MLK march files lawsuit

Seattle high school teacher was pepper-sprayed by a police officer after giving a speech at the city's Martin Luther King Jr. Day march.

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Sheriff: Man dies after Washington music festival

The Grant County sheriff's office says it has assigned a detective to investigate a 22-year-old Portland, Oregon, man's death.

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Washington Legislature passes state operating budget

The Washington Legislature has approved a $38.2 billion two-year state operating budget, taking swift action to avoid a government shutdown.

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Senate passes $16.1 billion transportation package

The Senate has passed a $16.1 billion transportation revenue package that includes an 11.9-cent gas tax increase that would be phased in over two years.

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More info on Everson murder plot, documents say 2 others asked to participate

Whatcom County Prosecutors say Sean Head wanted Edward Davidson dead so head could get control of Davidson’s estate.

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Local school closes

Whatcom Day Academy was independent, non-profit K through 8 school

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County burn ban prohibits all fires

All recreational fires now illegal

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