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A man accused of threatening to kill Senator Patty Murray over her support of health care reform has been released from jail after posting a $20,000 bond. The Yakima County Jail confirmed that Charles Alan Wilson was released today. The 64 year old had been held at the jail since FBI agents arrested him Tuesday at his Selah home. Wilson has been charged with one count of threatening a federal official. Prosecutors allege he left several voicemail messages laden with expletives, some of which included threats to Murray, between March 22 and April 4.

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The McCurley Integrity dealerships opens its new Integrity Honda location. It is on Fowler Street in Richland. The new location has over 30,000 square feet of space, a bigger showroom and bigger inventory. The dealership was originally located on Clearwater Ave. In Kennewick. The Grand opening is from 6 PM to 8 PM tonight.

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Unemployment among young people is at 15.2%. That's the highest number since 1948. The age group includes youth ages 16-29. Work source says, the reason for the high unemployment rate could be this; because of our struggling economy, baby boomers are abandoning thoughts of retirement right now, and being forced to stay employed longer. Tonight, we will introduce you to one young mother who has been struggling with unemployment for months.

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