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Family Sues Mortuary After Man Cremated By Mistake

A lawsuit has been filed by the family of a man who was cremated by mistake and whose casket contained another person – something relatives say they discovered when they opened the casket during the funeral.


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State Ferries Make Changes To Avoid Another System Failure

The Washington State Ferries’ online vehicle reservation system crashed last week because it couldn’t handle the large volume of customers hoping to make summer reservations.

CBS Seattle–04/21/2015

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Willie Nelson Becomes Latest Celebrity In Marijuana Business

“Willie’s Reserve” will be grown and sold in Colorado and Washington


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Audio: 911 Call From Airport Employee Who Fell Asleep In Cargo Hold

The Alaska Airlines flight was forced to return to Sea-Tac Airport shortly after takeoff Monday, after the pilot heard loud banging noises.


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House Passes Bill On Animals Locked In Cars

Senate Bill 5501 would create a $125 fine for leaving an unattended animal confined where temperature, lack of water or dearth of fresh air could hurt or kill it

CBS Seattle–04/14/2015

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Chris Cornell: Studio Owner Has No Right To Master Tapes

Vocalist Chris Cornell is weighing in on a dispute over who owns the master recording tapes from a defining album of the grunge era — “Temple of the Dog,” which he recorded with members of Soundgarden and Pearl Jam in 1990.

CBS Seattle–04/14/2015

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Company Near Seattle Introduces $70K Minimum Wage

Dan Price, the owner and founder of Gravity Payments in Ballard, told The New York Times he decided to increase his employees’ salaries after reading an article on happiness

CBS Seattle–04/14/2015


VIDEO: Oregon Couple Announces Pregnancy With ‘Fresh Prince’-Themed Song

The video currently has 1.3 million views on YouTube

CBS Seattle–04/14/2015

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Update: Concrete Slab Falls From Overpass, Crushing Truck, Killing 3

A concrete slab fell from a construction site on a Washington state highway overpass on Monday, crushing a vehicle driving underneath the span and killing a young couple and their baby boy, police said.

CBS Seattle–04/14/2015

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OSPI To Offer Alternative Plan For State Education Budget

Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn has an alternative plan for answering the Washington Supreme Court’s McCleary decision

CBS Seattle–04/14/2015

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SEATTLE, WA - MAY 14:  Environmental activists from the Duwamish Tribe protest the arrival of the Polar Pioneer, an oil drilling rig owned by Shell Oil, as it arrives on May 14, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. The rig is part of a fleet that will lead a controversial oil-exploration effort off Alaska's North Slope. (Photo by Karen Ducey/Getty Images)

‘Kayaktivism’ In Elliot Bay [Gallery]

Environmental activists in kayaks protest the arrival of the Polar Pioneer, an oil drilling rig owned by Shell Oil. The rig is part of a fleet that will lead a controversial oil-exploration effort off Alaska’s North Slope.


March 23rd Is National Puppy Day

Get your puppy fix right here!

Cale Holdsworth, in town from Kansas to visit family, celebrates after purchasing two grams of marijuana strain "OG's Pearl" for $26.50 at Top Shelf Cannabis, a retail marijuana store, on July 8, 2014 in Bellingham, Washington. Top Shelf Cannabis was the first retail marijuana store to open today in Washington state, nearly a year and a half after the state's voters chose to legalize marijuana.  (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Washington Pot Shops: Opening Day

People began purchasing marijuana at 8 a.m. at Bellingham’s Top Shelf Cannabis

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Seattle Bike To Work Day

Scenes from Seattle’s Bike to Work Day on May 16, 2014!

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Sub Pop’s Sea-Tac Store Grand Opening

Get a first look at Sub Pop Records’ new retail store in Sea-Tac

Twenty-four Killed, Many Missing After Major Washington State Mudslide

Latest From The Devastating Slide

The recovery effort continues in Oso as crews deal with restoring the town and families cope with tragedy.

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