Three firefighters, three civilians and two police officers were injured on Wednesday after a natural gas leak caused a pair of explosions at a bagel shop in Portland, Oregon, Portland Fire & Rescue said.
OKANOGAN — Okanogan County is spending far more on a legal fight over a pay raise for a juvenile administrator than it would have if it had just given him the raise, a lawyer for judges suing the county says.
Charlie Suriano, East Wenatchee, waits with the rest of a color guard for the start of a ceremony honoring Vietnam veterans at Pybus Public Market on Thursday. About 300 people crowded into the market's event center for speeches, music, and a video honoring veterans in the continuing commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the war. Ceremonies are being held from 2012 to 2025 honoring veterans who were on active duty any time between Nov. 1, 1955, and May 15, 1975. Suriano served in the Navy from 1969 and 1972.