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2 hrs ago | The Lake Stevens Journal Online

Lake Stevens residents help at Oso landslide

A Lake Stevens based AmeriCorps crew from the Department of Ecology's Washington Conservation Corps joined the response to the SR 530 Landslide disaster last week.


Related Topix: Lake Stevens, WA, Oso, WA, Snohomish County, WA, Everett, WA

5 hrs ago | King County Journal

Black Diamond Mayor Dave Gordon and City Council collide

The honeymoon between Black Diamond Mayor Dave Gordon and the City Council officially came crashing down amid a flurry of public allegations, accusation and acrimony.


Related Topix: Wedding

9 hrs ago | Free Republic

Here Are The Two Soviet Propaganda Posters Hanging In The White House ...

Washingtonian MOM magazine's spring issue has a profile of White House Press Secretary Jay Carney's wife, ABC News contributor Claire Shipman, that features a picture taken inside their home.


13 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Use caution when buying Washington wines from 2011 vintage

Co-sponsored by Visit Seattle and the Washington Wine Commission, the two-day Grand Tasting event featured over 200 Washington wineries, 65 Seattle-area restaurants and 50 exhibitors.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Chinook, WA

15 hrs ago | Kirkland Reporter

Washington State Department of Revenue earns national award for tax model

The Washington State Department of Revenue has taken top honors for its online tax model that allows users to redesign Washington's tax system with a few clicks of a mouse.


Related Topix: Washington Government

17 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Total lunar eclipse may be visible tonight, weather permitting

On April 14, at 10:58 p.m. PDT, the moon will move into Earth's shadow. The full lunar eclipse – when the entirety of the moon is shaded by Earth – begins just over an hour later at 12:07 a.m. and lasts until 1:25 a.m. PDT.


Related Topix: Astronomy, Science

21 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

Washington Company Recalls Thousands of Egg Products

A company in Washington is recalling over 80 thousand pounds of processed egg products that may be contaminated with Salmonella.


Related Topix: Washington Government

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Seattle Times

Morning links: Danny Shelton poised for a big senior year with a new number

Washington's Danny Shelton and Hau'oli Kikaha team up for the sack of BYU quarterback Taysom Hill.


KUOW-FM Seattle

Reforming Punishment In Washington Public Schools

Steve Scher talks with Katie Mosehauer, executive director of Washington Appleseed, about proposed changes to school discipline policies in Washington state public schools.


The News Tribune

Dog, believed to have died, rescued in Eastern Washington

On Wednesday, April 2nd, the park received a phone call from the daughter of a man who had been walking his dog in the Hawk Creek area, which is close to Fort Spokane.


This book offers an alternative explanation for why Jay Carney might...

Over the weekend, TheBlaze noted that in a glowing profile on White House Press Secretary Jay Carney's wife Claire Shipman in Washingtonian MOM magazine , what garnered the most attention was the Soviet-era propaganda hanging in Carney and Shipman's home.


Related Topix: Tyne and Wear County, England, World News, United Kingdom, US News


Beyond the Photoshopping: Privilege, Poverty and the Washingtonian's Jay Carney Spread

The photoshopping of a different picture may have drawn drawn widespread attention to this Washingtonian Magazine feature , but the lead photo is a lot more troubling.


Related Topix: Tyne and Wear County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Washington Government, Breakfast, Life, Food

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Policy Studies

Congress will soon debate the fate of the U.S. Export-Import Bank , which doles out financing to favored corporations and credit to foreign governments.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Washington Government

Bellingham Herald

Window opens on secret camp within Guantanamo

Connell is allowed to say virtually nothing about what he saw in the secret camp where the most notorious terror suspects in U.S. custody are held except that it is unlike any detention facility he's encountered.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Cuba, World News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Political memorabilia gathering in Titusville on May 17

For the 11th year in a row, East Coast collectors of political buttons, badges, ribbons and related ephemera will meet in Titusville on Saturday, May 17, to sell, trade and display memorabilia from the most recent campaigns, as well as from political campaigns throughout the centuries.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Mount St. Helens, more Washington travel planning tips coming next weekend

I leave the Oregon coast late this afternoon to spend a few days up in Washington.


Related Topix: Washington Government, Travel

Bellingham Herald

ASTRONOMY: Spring weather opens possibilities for stargazing

As the weather warms up and clouds roll away, Western Washingtonians will have the chance to reacquaint themselves with a natural phenomenon many haven't seen since last summer: the stars.


Related Topix: Astronomy, Science, Pierce County, WA, Orting, WA, Roy, WA, Olympia, WA

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The Bureau of Land Management has announced it will stop the roundup of cattle owned by rancher Cliven Bundy.


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Education Etc.

Sat Apr 12, 2014

KGW-TV Portland

Wash. couple survives CA bus crash that killed 10

A Lake Tapps couple is staying in a hotel in northern California, thanks to the Red Cross, after a FedEx truck slammed into their car before crashing into a bus full of high school students on I-5 Thursday.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Washington Government

Chamber Trio David Finckel, Wu Han, and Phil Setzer To Perform at Meany Hall, 5/21

Violinist Philip Setzer joins David Finck el and Wu Han, co-artistic directors of Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, to form a dynamic chamber music trio.


Related Topix: The String Quartet, Classical, Emerson String Quartet, Beethoven, University of Washington


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