AP-WA--Washington News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, WA
Good morning. Our news coverage plans Thursday. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Seattle bureau at 206-682-1812 or 1-800-552-7694.
OLYMPIA, Wash. —Democrats were still waiting on Thursday to see who the party’s candidate would be in an open U.S. House seat east of Seattle as late votes are counted following Tuesday’s primary election day. DEVELOPING. AP Photos.
SEATTLE — Andrew Luck is expected to see game action for the first time since the final week of the 2016 season when the Indianapolis Colts face the Seattle Seahawks in the preseason opener for both teams on Thursday night. By Tim Booth. UPCOMING: 700 words. Kickoff at 7 p.m. PT.
—INDEPENDENTS-DARK MONEY: A national group is spending $3 million to support and elect independents, but not everyone wants their help.
—CAR TROUBLE-SHOOTING: Two people were shot in the head after having car trouble along a Spanaway road.
—DUI HIT-AND-RUN: One man is dead and a suspected DUI driver is under arrest after a hit-and-run crash overnight in Bremerton.
—SEATTLE SODA TAX: Seattle has accumulated more than $10 million in the first six months of its tax on sugar-sweetened beverages.
—HANFORD-CONTAMINATED EQUIPMENT: Officials say equipment found with “low levels” of plutonium left the Hanford Nuclear Reservation and entered Richland by mistake
—KING COUNTY-WASTEWATER VIOLATIONS: Washington state has issued $118,500 in fines for King County after finding more than two dozen sewer-overflow violations.