BC-Washington News Coverage 8:30 am
Good morning. Our news coverage plans Tuesday. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Seattle bureau at 206-682-1812 or 1-800-552-7694.
SALEM, Ore. — U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon has decided not to enter the increasingly crowded race for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination after months of consideration. By Andrew Selsky. SENT: 400 words. AP Photos.
_OPEN MEETINGS LAWSUITS-SEATTLE: Seattle to pay $3,500 to settle 1 of 2 open-meeting lawsuits.
_POLICE SHOOTING-CROSSBOW: Prosecutor: Police justified in shooting crossbow attacker.
_NURSING HOME-NEGLECT LAWSUIT: Lawsuit claims Oregon nursing home neglected woman.