Anna King

Northwest News Network

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Reporter for the Northwest News Network, a collaboration of public radio stations in Washington, Oregon and Idaho

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In Central Washington State, a raging wildfire has destroyed one of the world’s largest co-ops for packaging and shipping apples.

Army Mobilized to Battle Western Wildfires

In Central Washington State, a raging wildfire has destroyed one of the world’s largest co-ops for packaging and shipping apples.

from To the Point

A cell-phone video shows three police officers in Pasco, Washington, shooting and killing an unarmed Latino who turned on them after running away.

Police Shooting Puts Spotlight on Pasco, Washington

A cell-phone video shows three police officers in Pasco, Washington, shooting and killing an unarmed Latino who turned on them after running away.

from To the Point

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