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  1. Senate 'package' deals with a different transportation issue: Human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Covington Reporter

    ... services and make recommendations for improvements. Senate Bill 5933, sponsored by Sen. Steve O'Ban, R-University Place, and co-sponsored by Kohl-Welles and Sen. Joe Fain, directs the Office of Crime Victims Advocacy to establish a training program ...

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  2. USGA Announces 2015 US Open Championship QualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pro Golf Now

    Apr 22, 2013; Ardmore, PA, USA; Members of the media take pictures of a replica of the US Open championship trophy during the preview day for the 2013 US Open at Merion Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Eileen Blass-USA TODAY Sports If you're dreaming about teeing it up with the Big Dogs at the US Open while you're watching them slug it out the Honda Classic, this could be welcome news! The United States Golf Association has posted the schedule for local qualifying sites for the 2015 U.S. Open Championship that will be contested June 18-21 at Chambers Bay, in University Place, Washington.

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  3. Legislation would raise awareness of, and efforts against, human trafficking | 2015 SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... services and make recommendations for improvements. Senate Bill 5933, sponsored by Sen. Steve O'Ban, R-University Place, and co-sponsored by Kohl-Welles, directs the Office of Crime Victims Advocacy to establish a training program for criminal ...

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  4. Fresno's Sunnyside Country Club to host U.S. Open Qualifying on May 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    The United States Golf Association has announced local qualifying sites for the 2015 U.S. Open Championship. The U.S. Open will be contested June 18-21 at Chambers Bay, in University Place, Wash.

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  5. UW women golfers storm to win UC Irvine InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Seattle Times

    ... other." The USGA announced there will be 111 local qualifiers in May for the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay in University Place, June 18-21. The qualifiers will be held in 43 states, including two in Washington, at The Home Course in DuPont on May 11 and ...

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  6. USGA announces qualifying sites for 2015 U. S. Open, 5 in Nor-CalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Examiner.com

    The United States Golf Association announced on February 4, 2015, the locations of the qualifying sites for the 2015 U. S. Open golf tournament , scheduled for June 18-21 at Chambers Bay in University Place, Washington. Qualifying for the 115th U.S. Open will take place over the period from May 4 to May 21 at 111 locations in 43 states.

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  7. Top-ranked Union boys' strength found in its depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Columbian

    ... the 1A ranks: King's Way Christian boys, La Center boys, and La Center girls. Union will face Curtis of University Place at 8 p.m. Friday in Chehalis in the first round of the Class 4A state boys basketball tournament. The winner will advance to the ...

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  8. USGA Announces Local Qualifying Sites for 2015 U.S. Open ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | PRWeb

    ... sites for the 2015 U.S. Open Championship. The U.S. Open will be contested June 18-21 at Chambers Bay, in University Place, Wash. - the first U.S. Open in the Pacific Northwest. Local qualifying, conducted over 18 holes at 111 sites in 43 states, ...

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  9. Tickets for U.S. Open at Chambers Bay sold out; some practice round tickets still...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Oregonian

    UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash: Chambers Bay Golf Course, operated by Pierce County as a public course, is the site of the 2015 U.S. Open men's championship. Terry Richard/The Oregonian The United States Golf Association announced Monday that tickets for the championship, which is scheduled for June 18-21 at Chambers Bay Golf Course near Tacoma, are sold out.

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  10. 2015 U.S. Open Championship-Round Tickets Sold Out At Chambers BayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Digital Game Developer

    The United States Golf Association today announced that all championship-round tickets for the 2015 U.S. Open Championship at Chambers Bay in University Place, Wash., have sold out. This marks the 28th consecutive sellout, dating to the 1988 U.S. Open.

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  11. Retief Goosen wobbles, but extends his lead to two shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Seattle Times

    ... the fringe for a birdie. He shot a 72 and was in a tie for seventh at 4 under. Michael Putnam (70) from University Place was tied for 19th at 1 under, former UW Husky Alex Prugh (70) was tied for 26th at even par and Andrew Putnam (74) from ...

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  12. Bill could make it easier to pass school bond measuresRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Crosscut.com

    ... to protect the minority from the tyranny of the majority," said Jerry Gibbs of Gig Harbor. Betsy Tainer of University Place added; "Voters are shooting down bonds and levies all over the state. It's because we realize the tax burdens are too great." ...

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  13. Sequim boys eliminate North Mason 64-48Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | KONP 1450 Local News

    A huge 21-0 second quarter burst fueled the Sequim Wolves to a 64-48 victory over the North Mason Bulldogs Saturday night in a 2A West Central District boys basketball consolation bracket game at Curtis High in University Place. Sequim stays alive to play Renton, an 83-68 loser to Washington in a quarterfinal Saturday, on Tuesday night at 7:45, once again at Curtis High.

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  14. Tiger Woods has exempt status for U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Seattle Times

    Although his recent slump has seen him plummet in the world golf rankings, Woods is one of 51 players already exempt for the U.S. Open in June at Chambers Bay in University Place, meaning he can play in the event if he chooses without having to qualify. Woods, who said this week he is taking a break from the PGA Tour until he feels his game is at a competitive level, remains the biggest draw in the sport despite having fallen from No.

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  15. Lindbergh holds on, beats Sequim boys 58-49Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | KONP 1450 Local News

    ... face North Mason in the loser-out consolation bracket Saturday at 6:30 in the Curtis High School gym in University Place, needing 4 wins in the next 9 days to qualify for regionals. Sequim (49) -- Dustin Bates 3, Payton Glasser, Alex Rutherford 6, ...

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  16. Free golf tourney admission for some lawmakers? Looking like a sure thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Crosscut.com

    ... time on a public course in the Northwest on June 15 through June 21 at the Chambers Bay golf course in University Place. Pierce County leaders want to convince the U.S. Open to use Chambers Bay again in the future, said Al Rose, executive director ...

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  17. Chambers Bay open for anything — except lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Seattle Times

    The University Place course, the site of this year's U.S. Open, didn't close last week despite taking on 5 inches of rain in four days. The U.S. Open certainly would have been suspended because of conditions such as Saturday's, but Chambers Bay general manager Matt Allen says the only time the course suspends play is when there is a threat of lightning.

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  18. Ethics board OKs US Open tickets for some lawmakersRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Washington Times

    ... the U.S. Open are $110. County officials had argued that because county-owned Chambers Bay Golf Course in University Place hosts the tournament that runs from June 15-21, the gratis tickets required for entry to their sponsored tour would fall under ...

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  19. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Columbian

    Battle Ground won its fourth consecutive Class 4A state team championship Saturday, and Columbia River won the 3A team title at Narrows Plaza Bowl in University Place. Both teams were in first place after Friday's competition, then both teams ruled the 14 Baker games on Saturday to claim their place in history.

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  20. U.S. Open will have a British feel when Chambers Bay hosts in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Seattle Times

    The U.S. Open in June at Chambers Bay will look a lot more like the major played in July - the British Open - than this country's national championship. The University Place course emulates the great links courses in Britain, which was the first impression for Mark Loomis, the director of golf for Fox, which is televising the U.S. Open for the first time.

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