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Officers who beat homeless man bloody might face assault charges

Two Shelton police officers pepper sprayed, shocked with a stun gun and repeatedly struck a homeless man they were trying to remove from the top of a staircase. The officers maintain their use of force was necessary.

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Amtrak derails near Chambers Bay

An Amtrak train carrying 267 passengers derailed Sunday in Steilacoom near Chambers Bay at about 2:30 p.m., prompting a broad emergency response, road closures in the area and a slow evacuation.

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Legislature expected to end session without a capital budget or water-rights deal

After a record-long session, lawmakers couldn’t find an agreement on the last of their unfinished business. That means the Legislature was set to go home late Thursday with at least two unresolved issues on the table: Rural water rights and the capital budget.
Melissa Santos melissa.santos@thenewstribune.com
Legislature expected to end session without a capital budget or water-rights deal 1:58

Legislature expected to end session without a capital budget or water-rights deal

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OFT day camp casts a spell with Witchcraft and Wizardry

Olympia council opts out of proposed convention district 1:38

Olympia council opts out of proposed convention district

Olympia City Council on the proposed ordinance that would criminalize meeting interruptions 3:02

Olympia City Council on the proposed ordinance that would criminalize meeting interruptions