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DETROIT (AP) — Many tractor-trailers on the nation's roads are driven faster than the 75 mph their tires are designed to handle, a practice that has been linked to wrecks and blowouts but has largely escaped the attention of highway officials.
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — Detectives have interviewed a 22-year-old man who survived a weekend shooting that left a woman and her roommate's toddler dead at a Washington mobile home park, a sheriff's officer said Monday.
I read in the paper about the Crude-By-Rail Safety Act of 2015 introduced to the U.S. Senate by Sen. Maria Cantwell, and was greatly heartened that such a natural and logical legislation is proposed to hold companies responsible. It is not hard to imagine an accident here in our beautiful state, and I grieve for the communities in the country where it has already happened.
If you are interested in marine stewardship, enjoy talking with people, and love the beaches of Puget Sound, consider becoming a Volunteer Beach Naturalist at Rosario Beach. Volunteers receive training on topics including tide pool ecology, intertidal invertebrates, marine plants, human history and environmental interpretation.
Burlington, Washington — The Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) is proud to announce that Skagit Valley Roller Derby has been accepted as an “Apprentice” affiliate of the WFTDA, the governing body for women's amateur flat track roller derby.