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  1. Police arrest anti-fascist protesters in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | The Olympian

    Hundreds of people turned out to oppose a much smaller demonstration by the right-wing Patriot Prayer group. The Portland Police Bureau credited the main permitted protest, Portland Stands United Against Hate, with a peaceful event, but said a gathering at Waterfront Park turned "violent and criminal," with anti-fascist protesters throwing smoke devices and other projectiles at officers in a waterfront park.

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  2. Eclipse traffic is already awful and wea re still four days awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Olympian

    If you didn't believe the warnings about traffic nightmares leading up to the total solar eclipse that will pass over Oregon on Monday, you'll want to see this. Oregon State Police tweeted a photo late Wednesday night of a 30-mile-long backup near Prineville, Oregon.

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  3. Is a bullet train along the I-5 corridor feasible? State aims to find outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | The Olympian

    Washington's two-year transportation budget has $300,000 in it for a consultant to research an "ultra high-speed" rail project between Portland and Vancouver, B.C. The hypothetical train would have stops in Vancouver, Wash., Olympia, Tacoma, SeaTac, Everett and Bellingham. It would travel 250 miles per hour or more, according to the legislation.

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  4. Log truck overturns at Port of OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Olympian

    Fire crews from the West Thurston Fire District, Department of Natural Resources and Cedar Creek Correctional Center contained a small pasture fire after sparks from a backyard burn spread to dry grass on Ty Lane north of Rochester, Washington. Fire crews from the West Thurston Fire District, Department of Natural Resources and Cedar Creek Correctional Center contained a small pasture fire after sparks from a backyard burn spread to dry grass on Ty Lane north of Rochester, Washington.

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  5. Illegal fire in Rochester sparks one-acre brush fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Olympian

    Fire crews from the West Thurston Fire District, Department of Natural Resources and Cedar Creek Correctional Center contained a small pasture fire after sparks from a backyard burn spread to dry grass on Ty Lane north of Rochester, Washington. Fire crews from the West Thurston Fire District, Department of Natural Resources and Cedar Creek Correctional Center contained a small pasture fire after sparks from a backyard burn spread to dry grass on Ty Lane north of Rochester, Washington.

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  6. Tenino mayor: a We feel like wea ve overcome a lot.aRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Olympian

    "It means that a lot of people put in a lot of work over the last year and a half," mayor Wayne Fournier told The Olympian. "a We feel like we've overcome a lot.

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  7. Cause of death determined in dental death of boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | The Olympian

    The Clark County medical examiner has released the cause of death for a 4-year-old southwest Washington boy who died after a dental procedure. The boy's mother says she brought him in for a routine visit and the dentist suggested repairing previous work.

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  8. Time is now for preschool for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | The Olympian

    A major issue in public education today is closing the achievement gap so that all kids are college, career and life ready. This goal requires high quality early education for every child.

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  9. BNSF, watchdogs settle coal dust lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Olympian

    In this Dec. 28, 2016, file photo, a BNSF coal train heading from Montana to British Columbia sits with one car partially off the track about one mile east of Wintler Park, in Vancouver, Wash. BNSF Railway and seven environmental groups in Washington and Oregon have settled a lawsuit saying that coal spilled from trains pollutes waterways in Washington state.

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  10. Bills aim to beef up oil transportation safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Olympian

    In this July 27, 2015, file photo, traffic passes one of two mile-long oil trains parked near the King County Airport in Seattle. More crude oil than ever is expected to move through Washington state, particularly since the Canadian government approved the Kinder Morgan pipeline project that will triple the number of tankers and barges plying local waters.

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  11. Federal hiring freeze covers civilian jobs at JBLM, MadiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Olympian

    President Donald Trump's freeze on hiring federal workers includes the 750,000 civilian workforce that supports the military, Pentagon officials said earlier this week. "Regarding the question of whether the hiring freeze affects civilian personnel, the answer is yes," spokesman Johnny Michael said in an email.

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  12. Port of Olympiaa s Ed Galligan is a finalist for Vancouver, Wash., port jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Olympian

    Port of Olympia Executive Director Ed Galligan, who has led the port for 11 years, is one of three finalists for the Port of Vancouver's top job of CEO/executive director. The three finalists were announced Tuesday by the Port of Vancouver USA.

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  13. Man, 23, drives off northbound I-5 and into treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | The Olympian

    A 23-year-old man was injured Saturday night after he apparently drove off the freeway and crashed into a tree, according to a Washington State Patrol incident report. About 8 p.m. Saturday, the man was northbound in a Chevy Impala on Interstate 5 in the Ridgefield area, north of Vancouver, Washington.

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