Prisoner sues state over sex assault claims

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A female inmate has sued the state of Washington saying a prison guard sexually assaulted her. 46-year-old Marcella Taylor filed the lawsuit last month seeking unspecified damages after she says she was assaulted
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Rep. Kilmer given Salmon Champion Award

Washington, DC – The Coalition of Coastal Fisheries has awarded Representative Derek Kilmer the 2019 “Salmon Champion Award” for his efforts to protect salmon populations in the Northwest. Kilmer, a Member of the House Appropriations Committee, was
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Preacher spanks college student during EWU protest

CHENEY, Wash. — Hundreds of Eastern Washington University students gathered to protest when three religious activists showed up with signs denouncing abortion and preaching messages intolerant of LGBTQ people. One activist was arrested after spanking a student.
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