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  1. Arlington-based DOT aviation division moving southRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | HeraldNet

    The office is moving to Olympia Regional Airport to save money and be closer to other state offices, said Nisha Marvel, a spokeswoman for the state Department of Transportation. WSDOT Aviation moved to Arlington from Seattle's Boeing Field in 2002, seeking lower costs and a location that was closer to aviation events and expertise.

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  2. Tacoma Screw erecting 180-foot flagpoleRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... The state Transportation Department is moving its Aviation Division from Arlington Municipal Airport to the Olympia Regional Airport in Tumwater. The state Transportation Department is moving its Aviation Division from Arlington Municipal Airport to ...

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  3. U.S. Blue Whales are making a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    OLYMPIA, Wash. -- According to a new study by the University of Washington, U.S. Blue Whales are at a population of about 97 percent of where they used to be before becoming endangered.

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  4. Forum slated Sept. 11 for review, comments on state's Transportation Plan 2035Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... directly on the plan. In addition, comments are accepted by email (Transc@wstc.wa.gov) or by mail (P.O. Box 47308 Olympia, WA 98504-7308) through Sept. 25. After the close of public comment, a revised and final plan will be issued and submitted by ...

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  5. How Much Danger Do Ship Strikes Pose to Blue Whales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | National Geographic

    ... population. The problem, says John Calambokidis , a senior research biologist at the Cascadia Research Collective in Olympia, Washington, is that "these types of models are based on the assumption that populations aren't experiencing other threats, ...

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  6. Bainbridge Island one of best day trips from Seattle; walk or bike onto a ferryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... sell for in Portland. The island recently lost its most famous resident, Jay Inslee, to the governor's mansion in Olympia. But his high school sweetheart, first lady Trudi Inslee, returned to dedicate the museum. The island has the wherewithal to ...

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  7. Past time for a new college in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... campuses of the UW and WSU, the last stand-alone new school was started up way back in the 1960s (Evergreen, in Olympia). As if on cue, two of the best sites you could possibly imagine for new colleges in our area have miraculously become available. ...

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  8. Sequim sued over delayed decision on two union initiativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... quietly," Brautigam, a Sequim resident, said in a written statement issued by the Freedom Foundation, a conservative Olympia think tank. Brautigam's suit, filed in Clallam County Superior Court on Wednesday, asks the court to order that the ...

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  9. Schools labeled as failing, but are they?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    ... and said that it was in direct conflict with other laws like the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. "In Olympia you had folks who just could not make a decision, and in DC you had people who decided to make a point," Kent School District ...

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  10. Governor: Revenue needed to pay for educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | SFGate

    ... Jay Inslee talks to reporters about how the state needs to address education funding, on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in Olympia, Wash. The state Supreme Court this week ordered lawmakers to explain why they haven't followed its orders to fix the way ...

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  11. STATE v. PINSONRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | FindLaw

    Jodi R. Backlund, Skylar Texas Brett, Backlund & Mistry, Olympia, WA, for Appellant. Timothy J. Higgs, Mason Co.

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  12. The Governor Hotel Olympia Added to Coast Hotels PortfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Hotel News Resource

    Coast Hotels announced that The Governor has signed on as the newest addition to the popular West Coast hospitality brand. Located in Olympia, Wash., the recently renovated boutique hotel provides a leisurely getaway or productive place of business for guests visiting the busy state capitol.

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  13. Olympia man developing gay bunny video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    An Olympia man plans to develop a video game using gay bunnies to encourage children to have a conversation with their parents about same sex love. Hans Oksendahl calls his game "Twitterpated."

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  14. 'Punish lawmakers over school funding? State high court hears McCleary arguments.'Read the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Law.com

    "Punish lawmakers over school funding? State high court hears McCleary arguments." This front page article appears in today's edition of The Olympian of Olympia, Washington.

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  15. Held in contempt of kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... - invasive non-beneficial rodents about the size of beavers - that had infested a lake near the state Capitol in Olympia. Voters will have to use nonlethal means to remove an infestation of invasive non-beneficial legislators in the state Capitol, ...

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  16. The average American family no longer existsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Deseret News

    ... family forms, according to Stephanie Coontz, professor of history and family studies at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, and author of " Marriage, a History: How Love Conquered Marriage ." What's dropped with one-size social policy in ...

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  17. Carlson v. San Juan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... Miller, and Rick Hughes, Necessary Parties. Jeffrey Todd Even, Laura J. Watson, Office of the Attorney General, Olympia, WA, for Respondents. Stephanie Johnson O'Day, Law Offices of Stephanie Johnson O'Day, Nicholas Power, Attorney at Law, Friday ...

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  18. International Union of Police Association Local 748 v. Kitsap CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... Hansen, Law Offices of Stephen M. Hansen PS, Tacoma, WA, for Respondent. Josh Weiss, WA State Assn. of Counties, Olympia, WA, Amicus Curiae on behalf of Washington State Association of Counties. Kara Anne Larsen, Office of the Atty. General, ...

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  19. Inslee launches statewide military allianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee talks to members of the Washington Military Alliance in Olympia, Wash., on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014.

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  20. Whidbey, Puget Sound crabbing season endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | South Whidbey Record

    ... crab available for a winter season. Catch record cards can be sent to WDFW by mail at CRC Unit, 600 Capitol Way N., Olympia, WA 98501-1091 or online at Failing to report the crab catch on time can result in a $10 fine when purchasing the 2015 crab ...

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