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Local Mars secrets unlocked at Craters of the Moon monument Mars secrets unlocked at Craters of the Moon monument
There are enough clues about the potential surface of Mars at Craters of the Moon National Monument that NASA is investing $500,000 with Idaho State University to help uncover them.
Local Oregon police searching for arson suspect
Authorities say three fires lit on Saturday morning in Medford were likely arson, bringing a total of 17 arsons in the city since late June.
Local 13 candidates seek open Washington House seat
A rare open U.S. House seat in central Washington has exposed deep divisions within the GOP, with Main Street Republicans pitted against arch-conservative candidates in the run up to the Aug. 5 primary.
Local Washington volcanoes get more scientific scrutiny Washington volcanoes get more scientific scrutiny
This weekend, a group of about 75 geophysicists from around the world are gathering at Mount St. Helens to bore 23 holes into the mountain so they can create seismic waves with small explosions equivalent to a magnitude 2 earthquake.
Local Seattle officer shoots man at suspected burglary Seattle officer shoots man at suspected burglary
Authorities say a Seattle police officer shot a 20-year-old man at the scene of a reported burglary in the Mount Baker neighborhood early Saturday.