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Senate committee hears funding needs following Carlton Complex Fires

OLYMPIA — From upgrades to Okanogan County’s emergency communications system and the city of Pateros’ water system to help with economic development, Okanogan County leaders on Thursday asked a Senate committee for financial aid in the wake of this summer’s Carlton Complex Fires.

Burn victim’s condition upgraded

WENATCHEE — A 63-year-old man who was burned in a fire up Squilchuck Road last week is now in serious condition at Harborview Medical Center.
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Trailing off

Work on the northern trail extension of the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail, here seen from the Odabashian Bridge, has slowed to a virtual halt with the temperature turning to winter climate. According to Tony Rapozo with the Washington State Parks, if the weather moderates work will continue on minor slope work and erosion control along with signage and fencing. He said the trail will be blacktopped in the spring.

Egyptian court acquits doctor

CAIRO — An Egyptian court today acquitted a doctor charged with committing female genital mutilation that led to a 13-year-old girl’s death in a Nile Delta village, the country’s first trial on charges of breaking the ban on the practice.

Official says FSU gunman, killed after shooting, was alumnus

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The gunman who shot three people at Florida State University’s library early today before police killed him was a lawyer and alumnus from the school, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press.