Archive for May, 2013


Not guilty pleas in newborn’s death

The Humptulips parents of a newborn girl found dead in Ocean Shores April 5 pleaded not guilty to their respective charges in Grays Harbor Superior Court on Monday. Patrick L. Parnel, 22, is charged with first-degree murder, and Brittany N. Taylor, 21, is charged with first-degree abandonment of a dependant person. Local

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Dear Abby 5/5

Dear Abby: I’m a 60-year-old woman with grown children. My husband and I divorced after 30 years of marriage because he met someone at work. It was a quick process, and because I was in shock, I agreed to the terms of the divorce even though they weren’t in my favor. Two years ago I […]

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2 small wildfires creating heavy smoke in W. Wash.

Officials say a fire that started early Sunday morning in Capitol Forest had grown from 40 to 60 acres later in the day. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Dear Abby 5/4

Dear Abby: I’m a 13-year-old girl who has been trying to give my father a second chance. I was taken away from my parents when I was 8 because they were on drugs. I haven’t seen my father for three years, but now that he’s living with my grandparents and me, I decided to give […]

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Yakima bids farewell to a fallen hero

A procession of Patriot Guard riders escorted the body of an Army helicopter pilot from the Yakima Airport Friday as Capt. Aaron Blanchard made his final trip home. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Home that slid off foundation torn down

The effects of a powerful storm that hammered the area last November were still being felt yesterday, when crews began tearing down an Aberdeen house that slid off of its saturated foundation and was in danger of slipping down a steep hillside. City of Aberdeen inspectors declared the house on the 600 block of Stewart […]

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Dear Abby 5/1

Dear Abby: I am frustrated and angry over a situation that should be fun and happy. My husband, “Rick,” and I are planning a trip with our two children next month. We will visit family while we are there, but they don’t have room for us to stay in their home. Rick wants to bring […]

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Dear Abby 4/30

Dear Abby: I am frustrated and angry over a situation that should be fun and happy. My husband, “Rick,” and I are planning a trip with our two children next month. We will visit family while we are there, but they don’t have room for us to stay in their home. Rick wants to bring […]

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