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Police taking a new approach to Outlook

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OUTLOOK--You may remember the violence in Outlook this summer.  Gang activity, brought to a head with the shooting of a Yakima County Sheriff's deputy.

Now, officials are saying that one in five people living in Outlook belongs to a gang.

The small town's population is only 470 people.

To combat the spread of gangs, a social worker will be hired to work in the schools.

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