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  1. Hundreds turn out for Olympia oil trains hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    More than 750 people turned out for a Thursday night public hearing in Olympia on the safety of oil train shipments through Washington. Most of the crowd was opposed to increased oil train traffic in the state.

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  2. Reports of armed man at Boeing plant in WashingtonRead the original story

    38 min ago | KSWO

    ... turned himself in hours after his brother was charged in the crime, authorities said Thursday. Police in Everett, Washington, say they're responding to unconfirmed reports of a man with a weapon at the Boeing plant there. Police in Everett, ...

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  3. Restoration of Beaconsfield Feeder Bluff to begin soonRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Normandy Park Blog

    ... NS-11) and the Puget Sound Nearshore Ecosystem Restoration Project ("PSNERP"). PSNERP, a partnership between the Washington Department of Wildlife and the US Army Corps of Engineers," reads an announcement, and "is one of the largest habitat ...

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  4. EWU receiver Cory Mitchell back on field and with his family - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... your Spokesman.com account. Separation is a good thing for most wide receivers. Not Cory Mitchell. The Eastern Washington senior has been running comeback routes his entire life, 26 years defined by family and football. In that order. On a typical ...

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  5. SPU’s 15-match unbeaten streak snappedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... then second-place NNU, and can secure the title with a win in either of their final two outings. The Western Washington women recorded their fourth straight shutout and 13th this season, beating Northwest Nazarene 2-0. WWU (14-0-3, 10-0-3) has ...

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  6. Beaumont residents react to game room raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KBMT

    ... The businesses included Shanghai Amusement Game Room on South Fourth Street, Happy Mood Amusement Game Room on Washington Boulevard, Seashell Gift Shop on Highland Avenue, Lala Gift Shop on College Street, and Life of Luxury Gift Shop on Griffing ...

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  7. Fri. Oct 31st, 2014Read the original story

    1 hr ago | TheCourier.com

    First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Kunitz 4 , 9:16 . 2, Pittsburgh, Letang 1 , 15:14 . Penalties_Andreoff, LA , 3:28; Malkin, Pit , 6:25; Toffoli, LA , 7:21; Doughty, LA , 8:42; Richards, LA ,... Cle.

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  8. Islander communities left out of food-assistance loopRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... but growing population of Marshall Islanders who live in the Greater Seattle area. Most Marshallese families in Washington live in Auburn (where there's even an apartment complex known as "Marshall Town"), as well as in Federal Way, Kent and Everett ...

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  9. Bail reduced for soldier accused of killing wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... . The 19-year-old woman was shot in the back of the head as she sat at a computer in the couple's Lakewood, Washington, apartment. Prosecutors allege that Nemetz shot his wife because he was upset that another man bought her liquor while he was away ...

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  10. A multimedia guide to Lapsit programmingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Library Association

    ... for the King County Library, Seattle Public Library, Everett Public Library and the Sno-Isle Library System in Washington. She has also given workshops in Kentucky, Michigan, San Francisco and Scottsdale, Arizona. Conference programs include the ...

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  11. HALLOWEEN - Kids can trick or treat in downtown PA, Sequim and PT on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    Fantasy creatures and little monsters will be rewarded with sweet treats in downtowns throughout the North Olympic Peninsula on Friday. In Port Townsend, a parade at 4 p.m. will precede trick-or-treating at merchants on Water Street, Washington Street and streets in between.

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  12. Elma City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | 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 ...

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  13. Tribal service held for Wash. school shooter 32 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KJRH

    Freeze Warning issued October 30 at 9:53PM CDT expiring November 1 at 10:00AM CDT in effect for: Adair, Cherokee, Craig, Creek, Delaware, Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore, McIntosh, Mayes, Muskogee, Nowata, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Osage, Ottawa, Pawnee, Pittsburg, Pushmataha, Rogers, Sequoyah, Tulsa, Wagoner, Washington Freeze Warning issued October 30 at 2:42AM CDT expiring November 1 at 10:00AM CDT in effect for: Bourbon, Cherokee, Crawford Freeze Warning issued October 30 at 3:33PM CDT expiring November 1 at 10:00AM CDT in effect for: Adair, Cherokee, Craig, Creek, Delaware, Mayes, Muskogee, Nowata, Okmulgee, Osage, Ottawa, Pawnee, Rogers, Tulsa, Wagoner, Washington Freeze Warning issued October 30 at 3:33PM CDT expiring November 1 at 10:00AM CDT in effect for: Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore, McIntosh, Okfuskee, Pittsburg, Sequoyah Freeze Warning issued October 30 at 3:28AM CDT expiring November 1 at ... (more)

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  14. Natural gas customers will see higher bills as of Nov. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbian

    More than 1.2 million natural gas customers in Washington will pay more for service beginning Nov. 1 due to increases in wholesale natural gas costs and colder than average temperatures last winter, the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission said Thursday. The commission approved increases for the state's four natural gas utility companies, including Portland-based Northwest Natural Gas Company, which serves about 74,000 residential and commercial customers in Clark, Skamania and Klickitat counties in Washington.

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  15. Luncheon eyes help for more homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... 360-695-9677. If you are not homeless but behind on rent or doubled up, call at 3 p.m. Tuesdays. Homelessness in Washington and across the nation has declined significantly since the height of the Great Recession, according to a report from the U.S. ...

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  16. Body cams give badge's view of life on the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... catch all of that," Spokane Police Officer Ryan Snider said. There are also legal limitations to the body cams. Washington is a two party consent state so officers have to advise members of the public they are being recorded. What would happen if ...

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  17. 'Raging Grannies' take on oil trains in protestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KOMO News

    ... in the number of oil trains traveling across our state. The concern is that an oil train could crash and explode. Washington has 93 cities and towns close enough to the tracks to put millions of people at risk. A group known as the Seattle Raging ...

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  18. Burke denies Trek fired her, accuses Gov. Walker of planting the storyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    Democratic gubernatorial nominee Mary Burke spent Thursday disputing she was fired from Trek Bicycle, after two former company executives with conservative ties came forth with those allegations a day earlier. At a campaign stop in Port Washington, Burke issued a defiant rebuke to the comments of Trek's past President and Chief Operating Officer Tom Albers, who told the Associated Press Burke was fired from her position as the company's Director of European Operations in 1993.

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  19. Dubious achievers: Dirtiest, lowest, funniest moments of election 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... United ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court - fouls get committed. More money means more dumb plays. Although Washington is a sideshow this year, we have some examples locally: -Anti-Catholic mockery: The dirtiest attack of the campaign, hands down, was ...

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  20. The Daily Troll: Consent defense eased in rape cases. Should parents...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Crosscut.com

    ... Alibaba moves into Amazon's 'hood. State Rep. Freeman dies. Putting fun into Rainier Beach's Halloween. The Washington State Supreme Court today ordered a new trial for a rape defendant. The court's opinion reversed its own earlier decisions on a ...

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