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‘If you’re going to die, die fighting’: N. California fire death toll rises to 48
11/13/2018 9:34pm

PARADISE, Calif. The Camp Fire has claimed 48 lives and 8,800 structures in Northern California, officials said Tuesday. The blaze, the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in the states history, kept growing Tuesday, though firefighters got some reprieve as winds died down. Still, though swirling winds and limited visibility at times remained challenging, Cal Fire operations section chief Joshua Bischof said the day was a successful one. Winds Tuesday werent as brisk, something forecasters said should be the case

“There are ways to get better, I promise you.” State Dept. of Veterans Affairs offers no-cost treatment for vets with PTSD, other challenges
11/13/2018 9:10pm

SEATTLE Part of Q13 News all local focus on veterans this week, were looking at what Post-Traumatic Stress looks like for local soldiers, and what programs are out there to help those who sacrificed their own freedoms to safeguard our own. We spoke with our states department of veteran affairs who hopes to help more servicemembers win the battle for their mental health. When my uniform is on Im an Airborne Ranger leader of paratroopers, said Jon Nordin. Thats

Woman accused of murdering husband waited days before calling 911
11/13/2018 8:56pm

CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. Police say an Indiana woman murdered her husband and didnt report it for days, according to WXIN. The incident occurred on Friday in Montgomery County, but police say Sheila Ridenour waited until 3:24 a.m. Monday to tell authorities that she had shot her husband to death. Officers responded to the home in the 5700 block of West 700 South and found Billy Ridenour, 62, dead. Sheila was taken into custody and transported to the Montgomery County Jail.

Amazon says new HQ2 won’t change its commitment to Seattle
11/13/2018 8:43pm

SEATTLE Whether you love or hate Amazon, no one can dispute the ferocious economic engine it has been for Seattle. Amazon is magnetic to talent its one of the few companies people will uproot their entire lives to be a part of, Professor Jeffrey Shulman said. Professor Shulman at the University of Washington studies Amazons effects on Seattle. He says the companys news to open not just a second but a third headquarters on the East coast is

‘We’re not out of the woods yet’: Southern California wildfire roars back to life in wilderness
11/13/2018 8:11pm

MALIBU, Calif. AP Southern Californias huge wildfire roared to life again Tuesday in a mountain wilderness area. But in a sign of significant progress against the blaze, more neighborhoods were reopened to thousands of residents who fled last week. A massive plume rose suddenly at midmorning in the Santa Monica Mountains near the community of Lake Sherwood, prompting authorities to send numerous aircraft to drop fire retardant and water on the blaze. Forecasters had warned of ongoing fire danger

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King County Council votes to reinstate gang task force
11/13/2018 7:58pm

$1 million of the 2019-2020 King County budget will be used to restart the Sheriffs gang unit. The money will be used for hiring, training, and advancement of recruits.

Massive Seattle lumberyard fire ruled as arson
11/13/2018 8:07pm

The fire in Seattles Queen Anne neighborhood that damaged several buildings and vehicles over the weekend was intentionally set, according to investigators.

Edmonds nurse hopes his health videos are contagious
11/13/2018 7:58pm

An Edmonds man is being recognized for creating videos detailing his life as a nurse while also educating people about important health issues.

Seattle council approves police contract with 8-1 vote
11/13/2018 8:26pm

The Seattle City Council approved an agreement with the Seattle Police Officers Guild in a 8-1 vote Tuesday afternoon.

Threefold increase in acute flaccid myelitis cases as number in Washington slowly ticks up
11/13/2018 4:32pm

The number of confirmed acute flaccid myelitis cases from 25 states, including Washington, represents a threefold increase compared to the same time period last year.



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Camila Mendes Explains BF Charles Melton’s Nickname For Her
11/13/2018 2:06pm

After the Riverdale actress revealed the adorable nickname her BF has for her last night on the PCA red carpet, Camila tells Busy the real reason behind it.

Events This Week in Seattle! 11/12-11/18
11/13/2018 1:19pm

See whats coming up in and around town this week in Seattle CINEMA ITALIAN STYLE from Tuesday, November 13th through Saturday, November 17th, 2018 at SIFF Cinema Uptown Cinema Italian Stylescreens 15 new films in Italian with English subtitles at SIFF Cinema Uptown. The first and last films have optional after-parties. THE 6TH SEATTLE TURKISH

Top 10 Cameos in the Marvel Cinematic Universe
11/13/2018 12:18pm

In this cinematic universe, you never know whos going to pop up next. Join WatchMojo as we count down our picks for the Top 10 Cameos in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

“Creed II” Advanced Screening Passes
11/13/2018 11:25am

To get your complimentary passesto the screening of CREED IIgo to the links belowand print anadvancescreening pass for you and a guest. Please note: You must register forwww.gofobo.comfirst. Make sure to print out your passes and present them at the screening. Duplicate copies of passes will not be accepted. Screening Info: Monday, November 19th, 2018

‘Dynasty’ & ‘Riverdale’ Win People’s Choice Awards
11/13/2018 11:01am

The 2018 E Peoples Choice Awards aired Sunday night, and two CW shows went home winners.

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State Parks releases interactive online ADA recreation map
11/13/2018 10:47am

Washington State Parks announced the launch of an interactive online recreation map specifically developed for people with disabilities. Washington state has long been a leader in providing accessible outdoor recreation. Washington State Parks is committed to making outdoor recreation accessible ...more

State Parks Commission regular meeting in Auburn November 15
11/13/2018 10:21am

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will consider housekeeping changes on rules and a change to the Commission 2019 meeting calendar at its regular meeting in Auburn on November 15. The Commission meeting is 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, ...more

1918 -the year that changed the world – and Tacoma
11/09/2018 10:53am

By Morf Morford Tacoma Daily Index Yes, I know 2018 is almost over, but just as many of the defining events of a decade occur in the latter half, many of the defining events of a year happen in final ...more

Hope and healing come to the Orting Valley
11/09/2018 10:43am

Recovery Caf opens to help people struggling with addiction More than 3 million young Americans between the ages of 12 and 25 suffer from drug addiction. Drug addiction is an issue that affects everyone, even here at home. In Pierce ...more

ABA releases Holocaust-era book on Nazi purge of Jewish lawyers in Berlin
11/08/2018 10:05am

CHICAGO Coinciding with the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the American Bar Association has released a historical and timely rule-of-law book that details how one government Nazi Germany systematically undermined fair and just law through humiliation, degradation and ...more

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The News Tribune

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DSHS to pay $900,000 to settle abuse claims from family of 74-year-old psychiatric patient
11/13/2018 5:36pm

The state Department of Social and Health Services has agreed to pay $900,000 to the estate of a 74-year-old woman who allegedly was neglected and abused as a patient at Click to Continue

Tacoma is finally poised to pass meaningful tenant protections. Activists deserve the credit.
11/12/2018 7:11pm

In a moment thats been a long time coming, Tacoma is poised this week to begin enacting meaningful tenant protections. The accomplishments assuming they become official surely will Click to Continue

MLB launches investigation into executive’s allegations of racism against Mariners
11/13/2018 12:57pm

Major league baseball has launched an investigation into allegations from a former Seattle Mariners executive of racism and gender discrimination against the club. Lorena Martin, the Mariners director of high Click to Continue

Tacoma loses out on Amazon HQ2 but sees positives from trying to land it
11/13/2018 6:14pm

Remember when Tacoma made a pitch for Amazons HQ2 Turns out T-town didnt get HQ2 or 3, but the work that went into wooing the online giant served us well Click to Continue

Here’s a sneak peek inside Tacoma’s renovated Pantages Theater
11/12/2018 6:12pm

If youve missed going to Tacomas iconic Pantages Theater, good news. Its back with shows starting Thursday. The $24.5 million renovation of the historic site at Ninth Street and Broadway Click to Continue

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