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New Law Allows Officers To Break Into Cars To Rescue Pets

A new law allowing police officer to break into hot cars to rescue pets in distress will go into effect in July.

CBS Seattle–06/25/2015

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Oregon Firefighters Rescue Horse From Creek Bed

Fire officials in the Portland suburb of Lake Oswego say their successful rescue of a horse that fell and got trapped in a creek bed was aided by the 10-year-old animal’s calm demeanor.

CBS Seattle–05/14/2015

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Neighbors, Firefighters Team Up To Rescue 11 Ducklings

A spokeswoman says their impromptu solution was to create “a water slide for ducks.”

CBS Seattle–04/10/2015

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Rescued Sea Turtle Sent Back To California

At least five other turtle caught in cold currents this winter were stranded and died on the coast of Washington and Oregon


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Adorable Bear Charms Police In Oregon

Police in southern Oregon held an unlikely suspect overnight: an adorable bear cub

CBS Seattle–05/22/2014

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MBA Provides Seattle Businesswoman Latitude To Move Into Nonprofit Sector

After working for 25 years in marketing, Laura Henderson got an MBA and moved into a role at a nonprofit.


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Guide to Western Washington Wine Events in September

September is such a beautiful month in Seattle… with warm days, changing leaves and lots of wine events in the Woodinville area, just north of downtown Seattle. According to, there’s enough happening to keep your calendar full!