BC-WA--Washington News Coverage, WA
Our news coverage plans for Washington. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Seattle bureau at 206-682-1812 or 1-800-552-7694. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400.
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Washington at 2:30 p.m.
CLARK COUNTY-DRUG COURT
VANCOUVER, Wash. -Clark County’s felony drug court celebrated its 20th anniversary at the Public Service Center. Criminal justice officials rubbed shoulders with a small portion of the hundreds of graduates of the therapeutic court who have turned their lives around. An AP Member Exchange by Jerry Shedlock, The Columbian. 920 words.
CLEVELAND_ Erik Swanson didn’t run into any trouble until after his first major league win. Seattle’s rookie right-hander was grabbed by teammates, thrown into a laundry cart and pushed into the showers after allowing just one hit in six innings as the Mariners snapped a six-game losing streak with a 10-0 blowout of the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. By Tom Withers. SENT: 790 words, photos.
_ MISSING MAN-RIVER _ A man who was floating along the Washougal River in Washington state is missing.
_ MEASLES-TOURIST_ Health officials in Washington state are warning residents about a Canadian who traveled to the Seattle area and has been diagnosed with measles.
_ AGING AGENCY BOSS _ A group that provides resources to older residents and their caregivers says it has hired a new chief executive officer who will start work in August.