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Sign-up for disaster assistance begins Tuesday

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced last week that farmers and ranchers across the country can begin signing up for disaster assistance programs on Tuesday.
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Sportsman’s mega store aims to hook outdoorsy folks

Sportsman’s Warehouse, Wenatchee Valley Mall’s new mega-outlet for recreational gear, is gearing up for a soft opening (maybe) sometime this week with a grand opening (definitely) on April 26.

Douglas County to hold waste collection events

EAST WENATCHEE — Two opportunities to rid your business or household of toxic and hazardous items have been scheduled here for next month by the Countywide Solid Waste office.

SCORE offers free business advice

WENATCHEE — New entrepreneurs and owners of existing businesses can get expert advice from a local group of retired professionals.

Former Wash. man mistakenly shot by LA deputies

LOS ANGELES — The panicky 911 caller said a man with a 10-inch butcher knife was threatening people. So when Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies saw a wounded, bloody man rush out of a West Hollywood apartment with someone on his heels, they opened fire.

Drone used to scout Skagit Valley elk herd

MOUNT VERNON — Looking out over the town of Hamilton in the upper Skagit River valley from a hillside on state Department of Natural Resources land, a team of federal unmanned aircraft operators and local researchers scouted for elk.
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Fiery crash of truck, bus kills 10

ORLAND, Calif. — A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed over a grassy median on a Northern California freeway and slammed into a bus carrying more than 40 high school students in an explosive crash that left 10 people dead, authorities said.