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Regional Headlines: Kaarma Speaks Out; Man Charged with Murdering Sisters; Mystery Woman ID'd; Violent Poetry in School

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Here are some stories making headlines around the region:

Markus Kaarma Speaks Out on Diren Dede Shooting - 29-year-old Grant Creek resident Markus Kaarma releases his first statement since April 27, the night he allegedly shot and killed 17-year-old Diren Dede. http://bit.ly/1jy4KHt

Montana Tourism Industry Adjusts to Increasing Visitation - Destination Missoula Executive Director, Barbara Neilan said tourism is the second largest industry in Montana, falling second only to agriculture. http://bit.ly/1fNRXBt

Man Charged With Murdering Sisters Changes Plea - The man accused of killing two Billings sisters in their home appears in court Tuesday, and after two years, changes his plea. http://bit.ly/1nhU037

Mystery Woman Found In Spokane River Finally Identified - The Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office along the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NAMUS) have confirmed the identity of the woman who was found in the Spokane River near E. Empire on January 10, 2014. The woman was able to be identified through the integrated automated fingerprint identification system (IAFIS). http://bit.ly/1lWvy53

Violent Poem Used in 7th Grade Kennewick Class - Some Kennewick parents are upset after a middle school teacher asked students to read a poem about someone shooting and killing another person for some pricey shoes.  http://bit.ly/1kJEfeZ
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  • Columbia Basin Badger Club Hosts Gun Initiatives Debate

    Columbia Basin Badger Club Hosts Gun Initiatives Debate

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-08-30 02:09:43 GMT
    Representatives from Gun Initiatives 591 and 594 spoke about changes the initiatives could make to gun laws.Representatives from Gun Initiatives 591 and 594 spoke about changes the initiatives could make to gun laws.
    The Columbia Basin Badger Club hosted a panel discussion Friday for Gun Initiatives 591 and 594.
    The Columbia Basin Badger Club hosted a panel discussion Friday for Gun Initiatives 591 and 594.
  • All WA, ID, MT, Albertsons stores affected by security breach

    All WA, ID, MT, Albertsons stores affected by security breach

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:37:54 GMT
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Earlier this month Albertsons announced a data breach affecting customers who shopped in their stores any time between June 22, 2014 and July 17, 2014. 
    SPOKANE, Wash. - Earlier this month Albertsons announced a data breach affecting customers who shopped in their stores any time between June 22, 2014 and July 17, 2014. Before Friday, it was unclear which stores were impacted, but fraud investigators with AB Acquisition LLC, the company Albertsons is using to provide complimentary consumer identity protection services to customers, says that the breach impacts all stores in Washington, Idaho, and Montana.
  • Scam Phone Calls Continue; IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Suspicious Calls

    Scam Phone Calls Continue; IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Suspicious Calls

    Friday, August 29 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-08-29 19:22:12 GMT
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The following was sent out by the Internal Revenue Service:The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. 
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The following was sent out by the Internal Revenue Service:The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. These callers may demand money or may say you have a refund due and try to trick you into sharing private information. 
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