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Local Wash. man dives from moving car to avoid arguing with girlfriend
A local man decided he would rather dive from a moving car than keep arguing with his girlfriend Saturday in Fife, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court after the girlfriend reportedly tried to run from police.
Local Idaho lawmaker committee examines public defense
Ada County Public Defender Alan Trimming told the Legislature's Public Defense Reform Interim Committee that everyone had better be ready to meet any guidelines the state issues, such as requiring publicly paid lawyers to have access to better resources.
Local Photos: Pemberton Music Fest brings big names to Northwest Photos: Pemberton Music Fest brings big names to Northwest(Photo Gallery)
About a four hour drive from Seattle, Pemberton Music Festival is nestled under tree-covered mountains in Pemberton, British Columbia. After an eight year hiatus, the biggest names in music and tens of thousands of fans came out for the three day festival with acts such as Outkast, Nine Inch Nails, Frank Ocean, Snoop Dog and more.
Local Tribe cancels Ted Nugent concert
The tribe says it booked Nugent without realizing he espoused "racist attitudes and views." The tribe did not detail which of Nugent's specific views it opposes.
Local Idaho 'Add the 4 Words' activists are sentenced Idaho 'Add the 4 Words' activists are sentenced(Video)
The 23 defendants took part in peaceful protests during the 2014 legislative session as part of an effort to convince lawmakers to add legal protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender residents in Idaho's Human Rights Act.