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  1. UW Bothell associate professor receives 2015 Distinguished Teaching AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Bothell Reporter

    ... Wolf Yeigh. "His work reflects and strengthens UW Bothell's commitment to providing access to a University of Washington education for students of great promise." Au's academic interests broadly encompass critical education theory and teaching for ...


  2. Measles vaccinations up in Washington this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Columbian

    State Department of Health data shows that measles vaccinations in Washington are up about 27 percent this winter, compared to last winter. The Seattle Times reports n early 51,000 doses of the measles vaccine were given between December and February, compared with nearly 40,000 between December 2013 and February 2014.


  3. EDITORIAL | Standing against discriminationRead the original story

    45 min ago | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    ... headquartered in Indiana. At the same time, it was announced that a Benton County judge is making things right in Washington by fining a florist $1,000 for refusing to sell to a same-sex couple for religious reasons. Last month, the florist was ...


  4. Developer want to swap land with Friends of BadgerRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | KEPR CBS 19

    ... to fall for a scam? That's just what the cons are counting on. According to a new AARP report, "Stolen Futures," Washington investors may be sitting ducks for con artists hawking bogus investment deals. Falling for a scam has little to do with ...


  5. Holmes Harbor clamming resumesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South Whidbey Record

    After years of testing water and shellfish in Holmes Harbor, the State Department of Health and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife agreed to open the shellfish season in Holmes Harbor from April 1 to May 15. Several issues were identified in Holmes Harbor back in 2006. Bad septic systems, storm water runoff and animal waste at Freeland Park were among the top offenders.


  6. Frontier Communications Upgrades Broadband in Ore., Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Light Reading

    Frontier Communications today announced symmetrical broadband speeds are now available to its residential FiOS customers in Washington. Frontier delivers the complete broadband experience with equal speeds for both uploads and downloads.


  7. Ephrata shooting injures three menRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Wenatchee World

    ... 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source. Note: If you are already a print subscriber but haven't yet activated your online account, click here ...


  8. Elma City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KXRO radio

    ... All Council meetings, located at Elma City Hall at 202 W. Main St., are public meetings subject to the State of Washington "Open Meetings Act." All staff meetings are held in the Commissioners Conference Room #1 Special meetings are occasionally ...


  9. How Native Americans Shaped Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TIME.com

    ... was originally published on the Kluge Center blog with the title The Indians' Capital City: Native Histories of Washington, D.C. As a Kluge Fellow at the Library of Congress, historian Joseph Genetin-Pilawa is researching his forthcoming book "The ...


  10. Dog that was clubbed and buried now under care of WSURead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... ellado is now trying to raise $3,000 through crowdfunding to pay for additional care for Theia at WSU in Pullman, Washington.


  11. Ports at 43 percent capacityRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    ... 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source. Note: If you are already a print subscriber but haven't yet activated your online account, click here ...


  12. Vancouver man in jail for attempted murder after car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Police in Vancouver, Washington, say a 29-year-old man has been booked into jail for investigation of attempted murder and felony hit and run. Police were called to a rollover accident involving a car late Tuesday, and found Robert Souza nearby.


  13. Nick Hanauer calls out Spokane senator for killing Washington minimum wage billRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Prominent Seattle entrepreneur and activist Nick Hanauer has never been known as a wallflower and on Tuesday evening, he took to social media to rail against a decision that could affect thousands of Washington workers. "If you're a WA State progressive, you love this guy @SenBaumgartner .


  14. In Our View: Idea Targets Prisons' WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... mentally ill patients in hospitals unequipped to serve their needs - but it is related to the larger issue of how Washington deals with mental illness. When it comes to prisoners, a report for the state Office of Financial Management last year found ...


  15. Agency on aging seeks input on its servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities of Southwest Washington is seeking public input on programs and services for people 60 and older, adults living with a disability and family caregivers. The agency is responsible for providing services for those populations in five Southwest Washington counties: Clark, Cowlitz, Klickitat, Skamania and Wahkiakum.


  16. Baby 4: Newborn spotted with endangered Puget Sound orcasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTNH

    The endangered population of killer whales that spend time in Washington state waters is experiencing a baby boom with a fourth baby orca documented this winter. The newborn was spotted Monday by whale-watching crews and a naturalist in the waters of British Columbia, according to the Pacific Whale Watch Association, which represents 29 whale-watching operators in Washington and British Columbia.


  17. Open space plan update set for approval | City briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mercer Island Reporter

    ... the curfew start from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in response to a lawsuit about its solicitation ordinance. Several other Washington jurisdictions are changing their definition of solicitors based upon the case, which was brought forward by the United States ...


  18. New York May Enact First-Ever 'Warning Label' For People...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... will pass or pass in this administration," Stringer himself noted. "With a lot at stake, I don't want to wait for Washington to act. I think states have to act to protect investors." States can't have a stronger fiduciary standard than the federal ...


  19. Owls bring out the cuckoo in bird loversRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Crosscut.com

    ... trucks. These nocturnal birds of prey with the long, distinctive ear tufts prefer shrub-steppe habitat in Eastern Washington, making their presence on the other side of the mountains a "thing," the way a new iPhone is a "thing." The mobbing of the ...


  20. MultiCare Connected Care Selects Sandlot Solutions to Build Clinically Integrated NetworkRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Network (CIN) of physicians and other care team providers will serve populations throughout the state of Washington, part of a comprehensive approach to healthcare reform focused on delivering patients superior care while lowering overall cost of ...