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Family remembers slain Port Orchard woman
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) -- Family and friends are remembering Amber Coplin as a devoted mother who smiled constantly and could not be deterred when she set her mind to something....

1 killed, dozens injured in California bus crash
REDDING, Calif. (AP) -- A tour bus that had already crashed into a restaurant earlier in the day overturned Sunday in Northern California, killing one person and injuring dozens more, six of them seriously, authorities said....

Dad and daughter end 4,200-mile bike trek for vets
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) -- A father and daughter have finished their 4,200-mile cross-country bicycle trek to benefit wounded American veterans and their families, ending the ride in the Florida Keys....

Officers recommend charge in Wash. wolf shooting
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) -- Washington fish and wildlife officers are recommending a misdemeanor charge against a farmer accused of illegally shooting a wolf last month....

Washington fires senior official from ferry system
SEATTLE (AP) -- A senior official in the Washington state ferry system has been fired....

Puget Sound student earns Rhodes scholarship
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- A University of Puget Sound student has been selected for a prestigious Rhodes scholarship....

Sanctions for competency cases reaches $200,000
SEATTLE (AP) -- Sanctions against the state's health services agency for failing to provide competency evaluation and treatment to mentally ill defendants have reached almost $200,000, according to recently released documents....