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- Already reeling, Buffalo area pounded by more snow
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Desperate need for foster homes, say social workersDesperate need for foster homes, say social workersSocial workers are running out of foster homes for kids in crisis.
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Ask Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson: School lunches and nutritionAsk Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson: School lunches and nutritionAbout a quarter of students don't have access to healthier options and when available, the healthier options aren't eaten.
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Idaho voter turnout hits record lowIdaho voter turnout hits record lowIdaho's voter participation in this year's general election was the lowest ever.
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Search warrant reveals what Marysville shooter texted to friends, familySearch warrant reveals what Marysville shooter texted to friends, familyNew search warrant documents reveal what Jaylen Fryberg texted to his friends and family in the days and minutes before the Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting.
- Marysville Shooting
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10 Major Black Friday myths10 Major Black Friday mythsIt's time to bust the 10 biggest Black Friday misconceptions.
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1 injured in car-pedestrian crash in West Seattle1 injured in car-pedestrian crash in West SeattleOne person was taken to Harborview Medical Center after a car-pedestrian collision in West Seattle.
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DA on 7-11 stabbing: 'Why him? Why there? Why then?'DA on 7-11 stabbing: 'Why him? Why there? Why then?'Investigators are working to figure out what triggered the deadly confrontation between a man with a knife and a Linfield College student. But even the district attorney admits, many questions may never be answered.
- Willamette Valley
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Marshawn Lynch delivers lost wallet to fan's houseMarshawn Lynch delivers lost wallet to fan's houseFinding a lost wallet is not a news story, unless Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch finds it and brings it to your house.
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Man in prison 19 years freed after claim recantedMan in prison 19 years freed after claim recantedA man who has been in prison for nearly two decades walked out of an Olympia courtroom as a free man Thursday, two years after his supposed victim recanted allegations that he molested her.
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Tiny implant helps patients see againTiny implant helps patients see againMacular degeneration is the leading cause of severe vision loss in Americans 60 and older. But as Jean Enersen reports, a tiny telescope could change that.
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DNR re-seeds wildland destroyed by Carlton Complex fireDNR re-seeds wildland destroyed by Carlton Complex fireThe damage can be seen almost everywhere in Okanogan County which is why DNR has been focusing on re-seeding.
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Arlington cracks down on drugs and crimeArlington cracks down on drugs and crime"We're here to make life difficult for them and send the message that it won't be tolerated anymore," said Officer Ingram.
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DOL glitch leads to late fees for driversDOL glitch leads to late fees for driversMany drivers are not getting license renewal notices, leading to late fees.
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8 Ways to outsmart hackers Black Friday8 Ways to outsmart hackers Black FridayThis is your key to smarter and safer shopping Black Friday and beyond.
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More stores say 'no' to Thanksgiving shoppingMore stores say 'no' to Thanksgiving shoppingCostco says employees 'deserve' Thanksgiving off
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Everett firefighter arrested in underage prostitution stingEverett firefighter arrested in underage prostitution stingAn Everett firefighter was arrested Wednesday for soliciting an undercover detective posing as an underage prostitute.
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Local lawmakers suggest separate road package from LegislatureLocal lawmakers suggest separate road package from LegislatureMembers of the Puget Sound Regional Council are preparing a new transportation plan, separate from a state road package.
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Lost in the wilderness: Hunter recalls 6 day ordealLost in the wilderness: Hunter recalls 6 day ordeal53-year-old Joe Salas spent six brutal days out in the snow and freezing temperatures as he hiked through thick and rugged terrain.
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Authorities discover second Kellogg High School hit listAuthorities discover second Kellogg High School hit listOfficials said the student & the family is not talking to the Sheriff's department which is hindering the investigation.
- Shoshone County
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Bellevue woman youngest to tackle 100 Washington peaksBellevue woman youngest to tackle 100 Washington peaksA Bellevue woman recently became the youngest person to tackle Washington's 100 highest peaks.
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Sick Hanford workers told 'you're fine'Sick Hanford workers told 'you're fine'The system is focused on returning sickened workers to duty and denying them benefits to help those injured on the job.
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Coming soon: Official Bob Marley marijuanaComing soon: Official Bob Marley marijuanaReady to light up some Marley Natural premium cannabis?
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WSP: Driver in Skagit River Bridge collapse received ticketWSP: Driver in Skagit River Bridge collapse received ticketThe state patrol report released Monday found the truck was measured at 2-inches higher than what the driver was permitted.
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Santa Express needs your help this holiday seasonSanta Express needs your help this holiday seasonThe annual Santa Express, which helps put together Christmas gifts for kids is starting soon. However, for the first time in more than 20-years, the organization is having a hard time getting volunteers.
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NWCN.com Decision 2014 election resultsNWCN.com Decision 2014 election resultsDecision 2014 election results
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Multiple Orting fires are believed to be arsonMultiple Orting fires are believed to be arsonMore than a dozen fires are under investigation in Pierce County, and at least four are believed to be suspicious.
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USA TODAY's John Waggoner gives you three bad reasons to buy gold, and one good reason go for the gold.
Three students were shot early Thursday at the Florida State University campus library before officers killed the gunman, Tallahassee police said. Around 300 to 400 students were inside the library cramming for exams when the shooting happened.
Amber Vinson, one of the Dallas nurses who was infected with Ebola, lost her engagement ring when her apartment was decontaminated. Now she has a new one and a fresh start.
Jay Leno talks about performing stand-up and helping soldiers.
TV host and model Janice Dickinson is the latest woman to accuse comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault. Dickinson told Entertainment Tonight that Cosby assaulted her in 1982. More than a dozen claims against Cosby are starting to affect his career.
Parts of Buffalo, New York are expected to see 90 inches of snow over a three-day period. Their usual average is 94 inches of snow per year.
The fans are weighing in on the NFL's decision to suspend Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson -- and it seems, the reactions are quite mixed.
Ferguson Burger Bar opened a day before Michael Brown was shot. In a city with rising fear ahead of the grand jury decision, Charles Davis and his wife say they are "not boarding up" while many shops have closed their doors.
Exactly one year after she injured her knee, Lindsey Vonn says she's ready and confident to come back and race again.
Dropping temperatures and lake-effect snow brought weather havoc to much of the North and East, with some areas battling snow measured in feet and whiteout highway conditions.