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AP Top Washington Headlines At 10:41 p.m. PDT

Father of school shooter appears in court on gun charge
SEATTLE (AP) -- The father of a Washington state high school student who killed four classmates and himself last fall has been arrested on a federal charge that he was barred from possessing the gun his son used in the shooting....

Washington auditor's office releases grand jury documents
SEATTLE (AP) -- The Washington State Auditor's Office on Tuesday released copies of the documents it turned over as part of a federal investigation involving elected auditor Troy Kelley, but they seemed to shed little light on the matter....

Gary Dahl, creator of the Pet Rock, dies at 78
JACKSONVILLE, Ore. (AP) -- Gary Ross Dahl, the creator of the wildly popular 1970s fad the Pet Rock, has died at age 78 in southern Oregon....

Man found dead on golf course; hypothermia suspected
FERTILE, Minn. (AP) -- Authorities believe exposure to the chilly weather killed a man whose naked body was found on a golf course near his home in northwestern Minnesota....

Police search home as part of mobile home park killings
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) -- The Kitsap County sheriff's office says detectives are searching a Port Orchard home and an impounded vehicle as they investigate the killings of a 29-year-old woman and her roommate's child at a mobile home park over the weekend....

Prosecutor: Inquest into police shooting unlikely for months
SEATTLE (AP) -- It could be summer before a coroner's inquest is held in the February police shooting death of an unarmed Mexican migrant, a prosecutor in eastern Washington said....

Washington Senate wants college tuition cut, K-12 dollars
SEATTLE (AP) -- The budget proposal released Tuesday by Washington Senate Republicans indicates the Legislature's two chambers may not be very far apart on their plans to put new dollars into education....

Arrest in fatal shooting of Mount Vernon taxi driver
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) -- Authorities say a man suspected of fatally shooting a female taxi driver in Mount Vernon has been arrested in the Tacoma suburb of Lakewood....

Bullet prompts partial evacuation, delays at Alaska airport
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) -- The Juneau, Alaska, airport was partially evacuated after a bullet was found on a passenger ramp before a flight....

Senate Republicans release Washington state budget proposal
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Washington Senate Republicans on Tuesday released a two-year state budget proposal that doesn't include any new taxes, mostly relying instead on existing revenue, fund transfers and earmarking tax income from recreational marijuana sales for education....