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The legislature ended its yearly work in Idaho, but plodded on in special session in Washington. And the region was awash in rain. Some of the mountains were re-packed with snow (the point of the Oregon edition's cover).
Seattle saw a response from the city to federal concerns about police department policies on use of force and related issues. (That's the police chief in the Washington briefing cover picture above, explaining those responses.)
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