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School warns parents of student 'suicide pact'

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A copy of the letter sent home with students Thursday

A middle school student asked classmates to sign a "suicide pact," according to a letter the school principal sent home with students Thursday.

Heading to Langley, Washington? Apple Maps would leave you marooned

Heading to Langley, Washington? Apple Maps would leave you marooned »Play Video
Millions of drivers rely on Apple Maps for directions, but relying on Apple to get to one scenic town on Whidbey Island could leave you marooned.

Police chase ends in crash: 'Then cops pulled their guns out'

Police chase ends in crash: 'Then cops pulled their guns out' »Play Video

Suspects fleeing police crashed in front of a local brewery Wednesday afternoon.

Officers then had to chase down the three suspects on foot.

Police took Sarah Erickson, 34; Matthew Olson, 25; and a 17-year-old into custody.

Woman mad over grandson's punishment for being tardy

Woman mad over grandson's punishment for being tardy

The mother of a first-grader said she was shocked to find her son being punished for being late for school, when she said it was her fault for dropping him off a couple minutes tardy.

'Everyone wants to knock you off and make sure you don’t get that championship that you’re looking for'

'Everyone wants to knock you off and make sure you don’t get that championship that you’re looking for'

JT Ayers, a senior at Churchill High School, is a three-time runner up in the State Wrestling Finals in his weight class.

This year he enters the state meet as the top qualifier in the 5A 120 weight class.

“As a three-time finalist, everyone wants to knock you off and make sure you don’t get that championship that you’re looking for," Ayers said.

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Memorial, vigil honor 3 children hit and killed by pickup truck

Memorial, vigil honor 3 children hit and killed by pickup truck »Play Video
A vigil Thursday, February 25, at 54th and Main streets in Springfield

A memorial to 3 children hit and killed by a pickup truck Sunday night continued to grow Wednesday as members of the community gathered for a candlelight vigil.

Parents charged after kids found living in rat-infested filth

Parents charged after kids found living in rat-infested filth »Play Video
Photo courtesy: Pierce County Sheriff's Department
A mother and father have been arrested and charged with reckless endangerment after their three kids were discovered living in a squalor amid dangerous conditions inside their Eatonville home.