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Portland grain

PORTLAND, Ore. — Bids as of noon Thursday for grains delivered to Portland, by rail or barge, in dollars per bushel. Information from USDA Market News Services.

Metals futures

NEW YORK — Spot nonferrous metal prices as of 7 a.m.

Land Trust trail work party needs volunteers

WENATCHEE — The Chelan-Douglas Land Trust is looking for volunteers to build and maintain trails and help with other work on the Wenatchee Foothills trail system.

A fight to stop one man’s deportation

SEATTLE — People on Orcas Island are uniting around the sole operator of a small family-run sawmill there, saying his scheduled deportation to Mexico this month could force that business closed and harm the region’s economy.

Alligator found in back seat of car

OCEAN SHORES — Ocean Shores Police Department officers found a four-foot alligator in the back seat of a car in the 600 block of Ocean Shores Boulevard NW.
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Day care crash kills child

WINTER PARK, Fla. — A car smashed into an Orlando-area day care Wednesday, killing a girl and injuring 14 others, at least a dozen of them children, and authorities were searching for the driver of an SUV who they say started the crash, officials said.

Mudslide survivor holding son describes terror

SEATTLE — The lights in Amanda Skorjanc’s home started to flicker and shake. When she looked outside, she saw a cascade of mud and debris crashing down the hillside and nearby houses “exploding” from its force.

News of record

News of record reports for Chelan and Douglas counties
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Prosecutor: Pistorius is untruthful egotist

PRETORIA, South Africa — The chief prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius today accused the Olympic athlete of egotistical behavior in his relationship with Reeva Steenkamp before he killed her, and described Pistorius’ courtroom apology to his girlfriend’s family as an insincere “spectacle” that ignored the feelings of her relatives.