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  1. White Swan, Wash., man charged in neighbor's shooting deathRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Prosecutors have charged a White Swan, Washington, man with second-degree murder in the Feb. 4 shooting death of a neighbor. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that Yakima County sheriff's detectives say in court papers that the dispute involved the use of a driveway.

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  2. Yakima marijuana lab stresses quality controlRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Workers at the Analytical 360 laboratory in Yakima like to listen to music while they work, but they don't let reggae or the sound of a Grateful Dead concert detract them from their job of testing marijuana. The lab that originally was used to test hops is one of a dozen in Washington that certify recreational marijuana for retail sale.

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  3. Bond Supporters Hit the Streets, Reminding Residents to Return BallotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Nearly 250 supporters of the Kennewick School District's $90 million bond to build new schools reminded Kennewick residents to return their ballots after they vote. Teachers, staff, community members, and even some high school kids helped pass out the nearly 11,000 door hangers on Kennewick homes, as reminders to return their ballots.

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  4. All-You-Can-Eat Crab Dinner Supports Homeless AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    "This is our first year today. I'm glad that we're a part of this. We're always trying to support our community as much as we can and just make the best of it," said Orozco.

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  5. Homemade Seahawks Headbands Help a Good CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    In the past week, she sold six and she will donate the profits to the Tri-Cities Union Gospel Mission. "People wanted them, so we started making some more for a craft fair that we sold at our church in December.

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  6. The Pirate and Princess Adventure Takes Over Toyota CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Ashley Budinick, who plays Princess Sofia, said the audience gets a chance to participate and she hopes it is something enjoyable for the whole family. "I want them to leave having fun and I want them to have a great time at the show and really appreciate the characters that are on stage and really get involved with the stories.

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  7. LOOK: Opportunity rover celebrates 11 years on Mars with new photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    NASA's rover Opportunity first landed on Mars on January 24, 2004 and 11 years later it's still going strong. It first landed on the Red Planet along with another rover, Spirit, to search for past water on the planet's surface.

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  8. Washington reps mull legalizing cash-based fantasy sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The 2014-2015 NFL football season is one game away from being over, but Washington state representatives already have next season on their minds. Eric Pettigrew, representative of Washington's 37th Legislative District has recently pushed forward a bill that would legalize cash-based fantasy sports.

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  9. Wenatchee Man Pulled Over with $10k in Counterfeit Seahawks JerseysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Arizona Department of Public Safety officers pulled over a Wenatchee man Thursday and discovered about 100 counterfeit Seahawks jerseys in his vehicle. Officers called in federal agents who confirmed the merchandise was counterfeit and worth about $10,000.

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  10. Yakima: arrest after bank robbery, chaseRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Police in Yakima, Washington, say they've made an arrest after a high speed freeway chase that followed an armed bank robbery. Police spokesman Mike Bastinelli says an armed man wearing a ski mask robbed a U.S. Bank branch on Friday morning, getting away with an undisclosed amount of money in a white van.

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  11. Should Washington mail-in ballots have prepaid postage?Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Some Washington state senators think more people would vote if they didn't have to put a stamp on their mail-in ballot. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports Yakima County had the worst voter turnout in the state last November with fewer than 48 percent of the ballots returned.

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  12. Movie theater murder trial begins in YakimaRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A first-degree murder trial is underway for a 45-year-old man who allegedly shot his wife outside the Majestic theater in Union Gap in 2013. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that prosecutors painted John Munzanreder during opening statements as a calculating, unemotional man.

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  13. Matt's ReAction Cam for January 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    KHQ.com - It may be a little early for Valentine's Day, but for those thinking ahead this recipe could be a good idea as it's easy, elegant and French. How romantic! KHQ.com - It may be a little early for Valentine's Day, but for those thinking ahead this recipe could be a good idea as it's easy, elegant and French.

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  14. 1 death reported from listeria outbreak tied to Yakima firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Washington state Department of Health says an outbreak of listeria that has killed one person originated from a Yakima cheese maker. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that state health and agriculture officials are working with federal officials to contain the outbreak.

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  15. State feeding hay daily to 500 elk near EllensburgRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Washington Fish and Wildlife Department has started winter feeding of hay to about 500 elk at a location 15 miles northwest of Ellensburg, even though there's no snow on the ground and some forage is available. The manager of the department's L.T. Murray Wildlife Area, Shana Winegeart, says the aim of the daily feeding is to keep the elk in the area to prevent them from wandering into farm fields and private property where they could cause trouble or onto highways where they could be hit.

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  16. Obama to propose paid sick daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    President Obama will call to Congress to require companies to give workers up to seven days of paid sick leave a year, a senior adviser said Wednesday. Federal employees will be given at least six weeks of paid leave after the birth or adoption of a child, according to senior White House advisor, Valerie Jarrett.

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  17. PHOTOS: Train derailment near CheneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The train came off the tracks and is blocking Cheney-Spokane Road just before Highway 904. Railroad officials tell KHQ eight cars carrying wheat came off the tracks and cold temperatures may have played a factor.

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  18. Federal judge rules against dairy in Yakima ValleyRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A federal judge has ruled that a large industrial dairy in Yakima County has polluted groundwater through its application, storage and management of manure, in a case that could set precedents across the nation. U.S. District Judge Thomas O. Rice of Spokane ruled Wednesday that the pollution posed an "imminent and substantial endangerment" to the environment and to people who drink the water.

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  19. Arrest in 1997 Yakima County cold case homicideRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A Yakima County sheriff's spokesman says a 60-year-old man has been arrested in the 1997 shooting death of his wife. Detective Sgt.

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  20. Mormon church creates 11 new missions worldwideRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Joining Logan and Orem with new missions are Modesto, California; Yakima, Washington; Trinidad, Costa Rica, Peru, Bolivia, Portugal and Argentina, which lands two new missions. At the same time Friday, the church announced two Salt Lake City missions would be combined into one for a net gain of 10 new missions.

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