Washington Man Falls in Auger, Dies

Posted by Associated Press on July 8, 2014

DUVALL, Wash. — Police in the Snoqualmie Valley community of Duvall, Washington, say a 19-year-old man was killed when he fell into a machine used to distribute beauty bark.

The Seattle Times reports that Duvall police Sgt. Lori Batiot said the young man fell into an auger on Monday morning. The officer says the victim was an employee …

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Boeing Unsure of How to Move Fuselages

Posted by Associated Press on July 8, 2014

MISSOULA, Mont. — Boeing is deciding what to do with six new commercial airplane bodies that fell off a train in western Montana, including three that slid down a steep riverbank, a company spokeswoman said Monday.

Experts from Boeing Co. and Spirit AeroSystems, which built the fuselages, are at the site of Thursday’s derailment on the Clark …

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Armed Man Dead in Gladstone Standoff

Posted by Jeremy Scott on July 7, 2014

GLADSTONE — A man said to be suicidal was found dead inside a home on Monday afternoon following a standoff with police on Springhill Drive just off Webster Road near Kraxberger Middle School.

Somebody called 9-1-1 to report the man was shooting on the back porch just before 9:00 in the morning.  He shot at officers before barricading himself inside the house where more gunshots …

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Pot Shops Set to Open This Week in Wash.

Posted by Joe Simons on July 7, 2014

Vancouver, WA. — Some retail pot shops could open as soon as tomorrow in Washington.  Vancouver has two locations aiming for a Wednesday opening.

And Vancouver Police want to make sure that you know what’s illegal.

“Consuming marijuana in public places is against the law. That would be a park, your car, side walk. It is for private residence consumption only. That would even include …

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Young Man Presumed Drowned in Yale Reservoir

Posted by Steve Herman on July 7, 2014
Yale Lake

Divers spent hours searching for the body of 19-year old Austin Wolford after he slipped off his inner tube in the Yale Reservoir.

He struggled while he attempted to get back on, and when he couldn’t do that he tried to swim ashore, but never made it. Charlie Rosenzweig with the Cowlitz County Sheriffs Office says his girlfriends father tried to jump …

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