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Road Trips for New Year’s in Washington

Heading out of town for the close of 2012? Whether you head to the ocean or over the mountains, there are fun family-oriented events where you can sing Auld Lang Syne and welcome 2013!

12/20/2012

Rebecca Jeanette Rubin (credit: FBI)

Suspect In Local Ecoterrorism Fires Surrenders

One of the three remaining fugitives in a string of high-profile fires across the West that focused national attention on a group of environmental radicals surrendered to authorities Thursday after spending years in hiding in Canada.

11/29/2012

The Peace Arch border crossing is one of the busiest crossings in North America. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)

Canadian Border Crossing Closed After Shooting

The Peace Arch crossing on the U.S.-Canada border was closed Tuesday afternoon after a Canadian agent was shot.

CBS Seattle–10/16/2012

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Refinery Fire Could Boost Gas Prices in WA

The longer the BP Cherry Point refinery at Blaine is out of service because of fire damage, the higher gasoline prices will go for drivers in Washington, said Tim Hamilton, executive director of the Automotive United Trades Organization, an association of independent dealers.

02/22/2012