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Only 2 of 4 state Supreme Court races contested
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- While four state Supreme Court justices are seeking re-election this year, only two face opponents in the November election....

Hundreds expected at Olympia oil train hearing
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Environmentalists planned to pack the Thursday night public hearing in Olympia on the safety of oil train shipments through Washington....

N. Idaho man sentenced for role in woman's murder
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) -- A northern Idaho man who helped cover up the killing of a Washington state woman and remained silent for years has been sentenced to seven years in prison....

Spokane Valley event for family in corn maze death
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. (AP) -- Hundreds of people attended a fundraiser Wednesday night in Spokane Valley to celebrate the life of Jeremy McSpadden, the 18-year-old who was run over by a bus while he was working at a corn maze in northern Idaho....

Spokane marijuana lounge plans children's party
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. (AP) -- A members-only medical marijuana dispensary in Spokane Valley is holding a Halloween Party for children....

Bullets fired into Seattle home nearly hit girl
SEATTLE (AP) -- Bullets that hit a home in Seattle's Beacon Hill neighborhood Wednesday afternoon nearly hit a 9-year-old girl playing by the window....

Wet, cool Halloween forecast in Washington
SEATTLE (AP) -- The National Weather Service is forecasting a cool, wet Halloween in most of Washington....

Found in South Pacific: Boy missing from Seattle
SEATTLE (AP) -- An FBI spokeswoman says a 9-year-old Pennsylvania boy who vanished while visiting his father in Seattle has been found safe on an island in the South Pacific....

Poulsbo student arrested for threat
POULSBO, Wash. (AP) -- Police in Poulsbo (PAULS-bow), Washington, say a teenage boy accused of threatening to harm other students at North Kitsap High School cooperated with officers and didn't have a written "kill list."...

Police: illegal Washington hash oil lab searched
PUYALLUP, Wash. (AP) -- Police in Puyallup, Washington, say they have served search warrants on several buildings, including one housing what they call an unlawful marijuana growing operation and hash oil extraction lab. The Pierce County city's deputy mayor says he owns the property where the lab was located, but didn't know how it was being used....