BC-Washington News Coverage 8:30 am
Good morning. Our news coverage plans Monday. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Seattle bureau at 206-682-1812 or 1-800-552-7694.
SEATTLE— Pacific Northwest residents, more accustomed to rain than snow, found themselves digging out yet again as a fresh round of storms moved over the area, with an additional punch to come early this week. DEVELOPING. AP Photos.
SPOKANE, Wash. — Sheriffs in a dozen Washington counties say they won’t enforce the state’s sweeping new restrictions on semi-automatic rifles until the courts decide whether they are constitutional. By Nicholas K. Geranios. SENT: 950 words. AP Photos.
FOREVER CHEMICALS-EMERGING THREAT
WASHINGTON — The chemical compounds are all around you. They’re on many fabrics, rugs and carpets, cooking pots and pans, outdoor gear, shampoo, shaving cream, makeup and even dental floss. Increasing numbers of states have found them seeping into water supplies. SENT: 1,000 words.
PEORIA, Ariz. _ The pitchers and catchers of the new-look Seattle Mariners arrive on Monday with much of the attention on Felix Hernandez and Yusei Kikuchi. UPCOMING 500 words. By 4 p.m. MT.
_TROOPER INJURED: State Patrol trooper injured when car is struck.
_TODDLER DIES: Toddler who fell into Spokane River has died.