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Clark County deputies shoot, kill suspect after pursuit

Oct. 17, 2021 20:42 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say police shot and killed an assault suspect after a pursuit near Vancouver in southwest Washington. The Columbian reports that about 2:20 a.m. Sunday, Clark County deputies tried to stop a car in the Orchards area associated with...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 17, 2021 01:16 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bellevue Christian 47, Port Townsend 6 Burlington-Edison 29, Archbishop Murphy 22 Ellensburg 41, Rochester 0 Enumclaw 28, Fife 10 Evergreen Lutheran 60, Sound Christian 20 ...

Borghi leads Washington State over Stanford 34-31

Oct. 16, 2021 23:43 PM EDT

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Max Borghi scored on a 2-yard run with 1:30 left in the game as Washington State came back to beat Stanford 34-31 on Saturday in what was possibly the last game for WSU coach Nick Rolovich because of his refusal to get a COVID-19 vaccination. The...

Barriere throws for 600 & 7, E Washington routs Idaho 71-21

Oct. 16, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

CHENEY, Wash. (AP) — Eric Barriere threw for 600 yards and seven touchdowns and Eastern Washington set a host of records with a 71-14 win over Idaho on Saturday. Barriere's yards passing set a school record, and he matched the program record for touchdown passes in a...

Western Washington county settles police shooting lawsuit

Oct. 16, 2021 16:34 PM EDT

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A western Washington county has agreed to pay $3.5 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a man shot in the head in 2017 by a sheriff’s deputy and who died about a year later in 2018. The News Tribune reports that Pierce County...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 12:57 PM EDT

CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 48, Wolfforth Frenship 28 ¶ Aldine Nimitz 38, Aldine Eisenhower 31 ¶ Alief Hastings 14, Alief Elsik 7 ¶ Allen 38, Denton Guyer 31 ¶ Arlington Martin 68, Arlington...

Physician assistant’s license suspended over COVID actions

Oct. 16, 2021 10:11 AM EDT

WASHOUGAL, Wash. (AP) — The Washington Medical Commission has suspended the license of a pediatric health care provider in southwestern Washington. The suspension came this week after an investigation into more than a dozen complaints against physician assistant Scott...

Interstate 5 rest areas close north of Seattle due to trash

Oct. 16, 2021 08:46 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington State Department of Transportation has closed five rest areas north of Seattle along Interstate 5 because of excessive trash, vandalism and a staffing shortage. Rest areas closed Friday in both directions at Smokey Point between Marysville...

20 federal health care workers to help with COVID in Spokane

Oct. 16, 2021 08:31 AM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Providence Health Care in Spokane announced Friday it has requested federal resources to help address an increasing number of COVID-19 hospitalizations. Providence said it requested the resources through the Washington State Department of Health...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Aberdeen Roncalli 43, Mobridge-Pollock 14 Alcester-Hudson 56, Colome 8 Arlington/Lake Preston 50, Estelline/Hendricks 29 Avon 30, Hitchcock-Tulare 28 Belle Fourche 20,...