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4 hrs ago | KOMO News

Mishaps prompt questions about Washington ferries

The green-and-white ferry pulled away from the docks and churned across Puget Sound, leaving behind Seattle's waterfront.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

8 hrs ago | Seattle Times

Healthplanfinder: 'Moderately effective,' could improve

As part of an ongoing study, the nonprofit Urban Institute assessed how well state exchanges created under the Affordable Care Act provide the sort of information consumers want to know about insurance plans they're considering buying.

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Related Topix: Urban Institute, Technical Services, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

12 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

Mud, slides close roads, trap motorists in Wash.

Thunderstorms dropped heavy rain on areas of north-central Washington hard-hit by wildfires this summer, triggering flash floods and mud slides Thursday night that damaged some homes, blocked portions of at least three highways and stranded some motorists, officials said.

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Related Topix: Weather, US Politics, Maria Cantwell, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Patty Murray, Democrat, Doc Hastings, Okanogan County, WA

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Auburn Reporter

Auburn CPA works with governor and his team

Jake Hanes, certified public accountant and owner of Action Tax Service in Auburn, recently rubbed shoulders with Gov. Jay Inslee and staff to provide the state with several business tax-saving strategies, helping both the government and small business owner.

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Related Topix: Auburn, WA, US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Small Business, Personal Finance

Wed Aug 20, 2014

KOMO News

Letter: Federal aid needed for wildfire victims

Members of Washington state's congressional delegation are asking the federal government to reconsider a decision denying help for individuals affected by huge wildfires in Washington state.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, Maria Cantwell, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Doc Hastings, Okanogan County, WA, FEMA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Washington State Health Care Authority Selects Limeade to Improve...

Limeade , a technology company that builds happy, healthy, high-performing workforces for Fortune 1000 companies, today announced it will power the State of Washington's new wellness program, SmartHealth .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Jay Inslee

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Journal

Hands across the Atlantic: British and Washington aerospace suppliers sign new pact

Josh Rinehart, machinist apprentice, operates a large horizontal mill at Machinists, Inc., a Seattle aerospace supplier.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, US Governors, Jay Inslee

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Columbian

Morning Press: Spencer award denied; Tentative grain agreement; problem trees

Will the sun shine on Hoops on the River - which is now in the park? Check out the local forecast .

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Related Topix: Vancouver, WA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Agriculture, Science, US Governors, Jay Inslee, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

The Columbian

Wildfires on the rise, funds are not

It's an unsettling trend: Wildfires are becoming larger and more frequent, and money to prevent and fight them continues to be scarce.

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Related Topix: Okanogan County, WA, Colville, WA, Carlton, WA, US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sierra

Washington Military Community and the Outdoors at Islandwood

In Washington State, the population of the military community is approximately 40% of the state's total population.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Derek Kilmer, August, CA, US Governors, Jay Inslee, Georgetown, CA

Northwest Asian Weekly

LETTER: RE: Are we Asian-American or Asian American?

American. If one is very proud of one's heritage, one can say "American of Asian Heritage."

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Related Topix: Asian-American, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Jay Inslee

Wenatchee World

A disaster that's not bad enough

DEBRIS FLOWS AND RAPID RUNOFF WOULD BE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT IN THIS CASE.. This can be awkward, asking the government for help.

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Related Topix: Weather, US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, FEMA, Okanogan County, WA

Seattle Times

Ban on boarding mentally ill in ERs could force the release of many

More than 100 severely mentally ill patients in need of care could be released from Washington hospitals before the end of the month, as the state struggles to comply with a recent ban on warehousing psychiatric patients in emergency rooms.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Jay Inslee, Healthcare Law, Law

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Oil, railroad, coal port money gushes into races for Legislature

A sight that won't be stopped by sit-ins and City Council resolutions: A coal train passes an oil train after tanker cars derailed in Magnolia this morning.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maria Cantwell, US Senate, Washington, Anacortes, WA, Bellingham, WA

KREM-TV Spokane

State receives $170,000 education grant

Washington state has been awarded a $170,000 grant to support science, technology, engineering and math education.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Spokane, WA

Business Journal

Washington state officials scramble to find beds for psych patients after high court ruling

More beds at state hospitals and private facilities, and a short-term price tag of tens of millions of dollars.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Medical Lake, WA

Examiner.com

Ocean acidification deals blow to Pacific Northwest oyster industry

"The world is my oyster" is an expression that imparts optimism and success, but the shellfish industry has been hit hard in recent years by ocean acidification caused by warmer water temperatures that alters the pH balance.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The News Tribune

When it's oil vs. food, Washington farmers get burned

Selling agricultural commodities is a kind of dance, with time limits. Once the sale is consummated, the clock starts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Agriculture, Science, United States Department of Agriculture

Wed Aug 13, 2014

NWCN.com

Counties at 'imminent risk' of losing drug treatment funding

OAK HARBOR, Wash. -- Homeless camps now dot the scenic landscape in Oak Harbor. Transients live almost side-by-side with retirees and vacationers along the shores of the city's Windjammer Park.

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Related Topix: Oak Harbor, WA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Island County, WA, Healthcare Law, Law

Seattle Times

Guest: Washington state needs another medical school

FINDING a primary-care physician is difficult in most of Washington, even for a well-insured and health-conscious citizen.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Washington, King County, WA, University of Washington, Spokane, WA, Opinion

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