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Deputies to wear mourning bands in support of NYPD
SEATTLE (AP) -- King County Sheriff John Urquhart has ordered deputies to wear mourning bands across their badges in support of the two New York police officers who were fatally shot Saturday....

Inslee criticized for ignoring school levy equity
SEATTLE (AP) -- When the Washington Supreme Court told the Legislature it needed to fix the way the state pays for public schools, it also ordered lawmakers to stop relying so much on local levy dollars to pay for basic education....

Mayor: Seattle needs more tent cities
SEATTLE (AP) -- Mayor Ed Murray says there's been a recent spike in the number of illegal homeless encampments in Seattle, and he's wants additional "tent cities" approved to help address the issue....

Pharmacy technician accused of stealing medication
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) -- Police in Kennewick, Washington, arrested a pharmacy technician accused of stealing at least 17,000 pills while working at a Walgreens store....

No charges against accused Walla Walla teacher
WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) -- A prosecutor has decided not to file charges against a Walla Walla High School teacher who had been accused of inappropriately touching students....

Developers renovate historic Lynden building
LYNDEN, Wash. (AP) -- Developers plan to renovate and rename a historic building in downtown Lynden, and city leaders hope the project changes the way people see the place that's just south of the Canadian border....

Police monitor Bellevue mall protest; no arrests
BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) -- Police kept a close eye on about 30 people who staged a protest inside the Bellevue Square Mall during a busy holiday shopping time Saturday, but made no arrests....