Hundreds of inmates to be released early

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington officials say they’ll release nearly 1,000 inmates serving time for nonviolent offenses to create more space in its prisons after a coronavirus outbreak spread in Monroe Correctional Facility. The move disclosed Monday came
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Former Hawks QB dies in car crash

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former Seahawks quarterback Tarvaris Jackson died in a one-car crash near his hometown of Montgomery, Alabama. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency says the 36-year-old Jackson was killed Sunday night when the 2012 Chevrolet
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Tim Eyman given deadline to pay court fees

SEATTLE (AP) — Anti-tax voter initiative promoter and Republican candidate for governor Tim Eyman has until next Monday, April 19 to pay $270,000 in fines and attorneys’ fees accumulated for refusing to follow court orders in a
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Inmates take case to State Supreme Court

SEATTLE (AP) — Inmates at Monroe State Prison asked the state Supreme Court to order the release of some offenders after almost a dozen people tested positive for the new coronavirus. State officials say the process of
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Oregon bans non-resident hunting and fishing

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon will ban all non-resident hunting, fishing and shellfishing activity, starting at midnight Friday, in an effort to stop a surge of non-resident anglers mostly from Washington. The action follows Washington’s decision to
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