AP-WA--Washington News Coverage Advisory, WA
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BELLINGHAM, Wash. - Alaska Airlines’ plan to start its 18 daily flights out of Everett likely will impact traffic at Bellingham International Airport, but officials here are trying to attract more destinations — including Mexico — for local and Canadian travelers. An AP Member Exchange by Dave Gallagher, The Bellingham Herald. 500 words.
SEATTLE — Jake Browning has been the quarterback for more victories than any other player in Pac-12 Conference history. He’s rewritten the record book for No. 16 Washington. The capper to his career could come next Friday when the Huskies face No. 7 Washington State in the Apple Cup. No quarterback in Washington history has ever beaten rival Washington State four times and a victory over the Cougars would keep alive Browning’s hope of closing his career playing in the Rose Bowl. By Tim Booth. SENT: 640 words, photo.
T25-COLLEGE FOOTBALL POLL
Army is ranked for the first time since 1996, moving into The Associated Press college football poll at No. 23. The Black Knights have been edging toward the Top 25 in recent weeks. Led by unanimous No. 1 Alabama, the top six stayed the same as last week. Washington State moved up a spot to No. 7. UCF and LSU were tied at No. 8. Pitt also joined the rankings at No. 24. By Ralph Russo. SENT: 600 words.
— ROOMMATES KILLED — Man arrested after 2 roommates shot dead near Olympia
— CHILD STABBED — Boy stabbed in ‘random and vicious’ Spokane Valley attack
— WOMAN SHOT — Police investigate shooting of woman south of Seattle