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Local Public college enrollment up in Washington state Public college enrollment up in Washington state
Minority enrollment is growing at Washington's public colleges and universities while total enrollment continues its upward trend, school officials reported this week.
Local State Police: tipsy hitchhiker was wanted man
Oregon State Police who responded to reports of an intoxicated hitchhiker stumbling on Interstate 5 in Clackamas County say they located a 38-year-old man who was sought on nine warrants from seven different jurisdictions in the state.
Local King County Sheriff backs Oregon pot legalization King County Sheriff backs Oregon pot legalization
A prominent law enforcement official in Washington state says in ads set to air Tuesday in Oregon that his state's regulations involving legalized recreational marijuana are working.
Local Accused groper shamed on Twitter facing more accusations
SEATTLE -- The man who was shamed online by a groping victim is now being investigated for other sexual crimes.

Daryl Sharma, a Level III sex offender, is accused of groping women as they walk on Seattle sidewalks.
Local Road-rage suspect charged with putting gun to woman's head
"I should blow your [expletive] brains out...I'm a [expletive] drug dealer. You can't be [expletive] with me." Those were the words a woman heard right before a man who clipped her car Saturday in Sumner put a gun to her head, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court.