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  1. Olympia man crashes into patrol car on I-5, WSP saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | The Olympian

    An Olympia man struck a Washington State Patrol trooper's vehicle on Interstate 5 near DuPont on Wednesday, according to the agency. The crash occurred at about 7 p.m. on southbound I-5 near Mounts Road.

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  2. Washington now home to 375 breweriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... to the public. Sounds like they do bottle releases and announce them on Facebook. Forward Operating Base Brewing - DuPont. Near Joint Base Lewis-McChord, with a taproom and a plan to serve beer to members of the armed forces and their families. ...

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  3. Forward Operating Base Brewing now open in DuPontRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 6 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    We are just one week away from Veteran's Day, so this seems as good a time as any to share the news that Forward Operating Base Brewing is now open in DuPont, Washington. The military-themed brewery is located near, and dutifully serves, the men and women of Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

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  4. Woman killed in wrong-way crash on I-5 in DuPont is identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | The Olympian

    A DuPont woman who died Thursday in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 5 in DuPont has been identified as Berdie Owings. Troopers said Owings, 69, was the passenger in a station wagon that entered southbound I-5 from the DuPont-Steilacoom Road off-ramp about 1:30 p.m. The driver, an 82-year-old man, veered into the right lane as he saw a Chevrolet Equinox approach just north of the exit.

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  5. Wrong-way driver causes I-5 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | The Olympian

    A wrong-way driver caused a crash on Interstate 5 in DuPont on Thursday afternoon, according to the Washington State Patrol. The crash happened just before 2 p.m. on southbound I-5 just north of the DuPont-Steilacoom Road exit, State Patrol spokeswoman Brooke Bova said.

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  6. Security Properties buys Trax at DuPont StationRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 1 | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    The Trax at DuPont Station, an apartment complex at 980 Ross Ave. in DuPont, sold for just over $32 million, according to Pierce County records.

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  7. Night owls take note: Overnight lane closures will slow I-5 traffic through DuPontRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | The Olympian

    Road crews working on the Mounts Road to Center Drive auxiliary lane extension on Interstate 5 will continue paving during overnight hours this week, according to the state Department of Transportation. Beginning Monday through Wednesday, single lane closures will begin at 9 p.m., followed by double lane closures at 11 p.m. All lanes will reopen by 6 a.m. the following day.

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  8. Safe freight rail drives Washington state's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Tacoma Weekly

    ... not just about moving freight. Amtrak will soon be transporting passengers at a very high speed through Lakewood and DuPont. Rail safety is a big deal for our communities. In 2014, more than 119 million tons of freight traveled by rail over more ...

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  9. Chula Vista faces stiff competition for AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | 10News

    Yvonne Dickson, right, removes items from shelves carried by orange robotic units Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, at Amazon.com's fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash. Analysts say today could be the biggest online shopping day ever, with estimates that sales could top $3 billion.

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  10. Milford Leon GreeneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Kenadee. Milford was a member of the Grasslick Baptist Church where he had served as an usher. He retired from DuPont-Washington Works as a Supervisor in Butacite with 33 years of service. Milford was involved in many civic organization throughout ...

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  11. Parsons, John FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... both of Tulare CA. He was preceded in death by his youngest son, Jerry Lloyd Parsons; Jerry's wife Lisa now lives in DuPont, WA. Also preceded in death by his sister Alice Pitts, brother Bill Parsons, and Bobby Parsons. He leaves behind 4 ...

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  12. Houston ranks really low on list of cities competing for AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... getting robots to ... more KIVAs, Amazon's robots that are used to move items around the Amazon fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash., scurry by as they move merchandise on Monday, July 3, 2017. The KIVAs weigh 800 pounds each and can carry up to ...

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  13. Now Hiring at Amazon: Thousands of People in 1 DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    In this Nov. 30, 2015, file photo, Mark Oldenburg processes outgoing orders at Amazon.com's fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash. On Wednesday, July 26, 2017, Amazon said that it's looking to fill more than 50,000 positions across its U.S. fulfillment network.

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  14. BLACK: Some firms get subsidies, others get regulatory fogRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Mark Oldenburg processes outgoing orders at Amazon.com's fulfilment centre in DuPont, Wash., near Seattle. Amazon is searching for another headquarters location, and jurisdictions all over North America are lining up to give them millions to attract them.

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  15. Amazon wants to hire 120,000 U.S. workers for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | WTNH

    In this Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, file photo, Mark Oldenburg processes outgoing orders at Amazon.com's fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash. On Wednesday, July 26, 2017, Amazon said that it's looking to fill more than 50,000 positions across its U.S. fulfillment network.

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  16. Amazon hiring 120K for holiday packing in Connecticut, U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Feb. 13, 2015, file photo, a forklift operator moves a pallet of goods at an Amazon.com fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash. Amazon said Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, it will add 100,000 holiday jobs this season across the country in its fulfillment and sortation centers, so that it can meet increased customer demand.

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  17. DuPont planning commissioner fired after Facebooking about controversial zoning changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Olympian

    That appears to be the case in DuPont, where a planning commissioner's decision to post information to a civic-oriented Facebook page about controversial proposed changes to the city's land use-plan so incensed the mayor that he fired her. Mayor Mike Courts said planning commissioner Beth Elliott overstepped her bounds and misled residents by posting a map showing potential zoning changes and adding labels that showed what types of uses might be considered in certain areas.

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  18. New York Times story says Denver best choice for Amazon's second headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | Denver Post

    In this Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, file photo, Mark Oldenburg processes outgoing orders at Amazon.com's fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash. Forget the lengthy bidding process, the New York Times has already picked Denver as the new home for the second headquarters for Seattle-based Amazon.com.

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  19. DuPont joins Downtown PKBa s partner programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... director of Downtown PKB. Interested community members and businesses of any size can become a Partner of Downtown. DuPont is a science company dedicated to solving challenging global problems, while creating measurable and meaningful value for its ...

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  20. DuPont joins Downtown PKBa s partner programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... director of Downtown PKB. Interested community members and businesses of any size can become a Partner of Downtown. DuPont is a science company dedicated to solving challenging global problems, while creating measurable and meaningful value for its ...

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