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Record heat means Cooling Centers open

With the extreme heat and potentially record-setting temperatures blanketing the area, local spots will operate cooling centers through Satu…

Microbiologist Mi Kang works to identify a strain of E. coli from a specimen in a lab at the Washington State Dept. of Health Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, in Shoreline, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

E. coli at the Washington County Fair?

Though the source has not been identified, the Washington County Public Health Department is looking into livestock and unrelated food items…