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U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo appears in Kirkland Municipal Court on Monday, June 23, 2014, in connection with her domestic violence arrest at her sister's home in Kirkland, Wash.

Attorney files motion to dismiss case against Solo

The attorney for Hope Solo is asking the court to dismiss domestic violence charges against the U.S. national team goalkeeper.

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota (8) runs with the ball during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Tennessee in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013. Oregon won 59-14.

Oregon’s Mariota wins multiple awards

Marcus Mariota won the Davey O'Brien, Walter Camp and the Maxwell awards on Thursday night.

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, center, congratulates tight end Vernon Davis (85) after Davis' touchdown reception against the Green Bay Packers during the first quarter of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013.

Brooks could return to starting lineup vs Seattle

Outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks is expected to return to the 49ers' starting lineup Sunday at Seattle after his benching last week for missing a team meeting

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Mariners select pitcher David Rollins in Rule 5 Draft

Left-hander was previously drafted twice by Seattle but did not sign

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Mt. Baker’s Liam Short NWC 1A football MVP

MB girls beat Bellingham, Lynden-Ferndale on KPUG tonight

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No. 9 Gonzaga beats Washington State 81-66

Przemek Karnowski tied a career high with 22 point.

Minnesota Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins drives in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Minneapolis.

Wiggins, Wolves stun Blazers 90-82

Andrew Wiggins had 23 points, 10 rebounds and four assists.

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Sounders lose Anibaba in MLS expansion draft

Seattle Sounders defender Jalil Anibaba was selected by Orlando City FC in the third round in 2014 Major League Soccer expansion draft.

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) stands on the sideline during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. The Seahawks 19-3.

Kaepernick works on handling media before Seattle

Colin Kaepernick is working on answering the media before the 49ers head to Seattle to face the Seahawks on Sunday.

Basketball

7 local prep hoops teams in AP poll

Lynden, Lynden Christian and Meridian are ranked in the AP poll.

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Oregon State hires Wisconsin’s Gary Andersen

Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen has stepped down to become the head coach at Oregon State.

Lynden Lion Bryce Sterk (72) makes a tackle against Sedro Woolley in the 2A State Championship game. Dec. 6, 2014 
Photo Credit: Brandon Naff

Lynden’s Sterk is NWC 2A/3A football MVP

Nick Lucey of Squalicum named Coach of the Year

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Sehome beats rival Squalicum

Sehome beats Squalicum and scores from around the Northwest Conference.

Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price (31) clears the puck against the Boston Bruins during the first period of Game 5 in the second-round of the Stanley Cup hockey playoff series in Boston, Saturday, May 10, 2014.

Canadiens beat Canucks

The Montreal Canadiens beat over the Vancouver Canucks 3-1 on Tuesday night.

Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

Blazers win fifth straight, Pistons’ skid hits 13

the Portland Trail Blazers picked up their fifth straight victory with a 98-86 win over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.

San Francisco 49ers' NaVorro Bowman is taken to the locker room on a cart after injuring his leg during the second half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle.

49ers activate linebacker NaVorro Bowman

San Francisco linebacker NaVorro Bowman will be on the 53-man roster when the 49ers face the Seahawks on Sunday.

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Squalicum-Sehome boys on KPUG tonight

Western Washington University’s Katelyn Steen. Courtesy of WWU Athletics

Steen named USTFCCCA All-American

Katelyn Steen was named a U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division II Cross Country All-American.

Washington head coach Lorenzo Romar, left, hugs guard Andrew Andrews (12) after an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Seattle, Wash. Washington beat San Diego State 49-36.

UW men’s basketball cracks into rankings at No. 17

The Huskies are off to a 7-0 start on the season

Seattle Sounders backup goalkeeper Marcus Hahnemann smiles after the Sounders beat the Colorado Rapids 2-0 in a knockout-round match in the MLS Cup soccer playoffs, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, in Seattle.

Former US goalkeeper Hahnemann retires

Hahnemann was a backup for the Seattle Sounders for the past two years.

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Lions’ Raiola suspended 1 game for stomping on opponent

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola (51) during warm ups before an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014.

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola has been suspended for one game after he stomped on Bears defensive tackle Ego Ferguson

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Lightning strike injures 12 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay

Tampa Police Officers talk to spectators after football fans were reportedly taken to the hospital with injuries after a lightning strike near the Raymond James Stadium, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Tampa, Fla.

A dozen people are recovering after they were injured by an indirect lightning strike at Raymond James Stadium after a game between the Buccaneers and the Packers.

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Pistons, eyeing younger players, waive Josh Smith

FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2014 file photo, Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith reacts to a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks in Auburn Hills, Mich. The Detroit Pistons announced Monday, Dec. 22, 2014 the club has requested waivers on Josh Smith.

The Detroit Pistons have waived forward Josh Smith, less than two years after signing him to a lucrative free-agent contract.

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Browns quarterbacks Manziel, Hoyer both injured

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) throws as Brian Hoyer, right, watches before a preseason NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.

Brian Hoyer hurt his shoulder filling in for injured rookie Johnny Manziel on Sunday, complicating the Browns' messy quarterback situation.

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Giants second baseman Scutaro has back surgery

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San Francisco Giants second baseman Marco Scutaro has undergone back surgery that could end his career.

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