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  1. Land Trust adds to its conservation landsRead 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 ...

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  2. Activists sue Chelan to get anti-union measures on ballotRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Wenatchee World

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  3. 5 things | A community secret: Cascadia Conservation DistrictRead 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 ...

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  4. Tree replacement on Park Lane in Kirkland begins with tree removalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Kirkland Reporter

    During the past 12 months, the Park Lane project team has been working with residents and business owners to redesign Park Lane into a greener, more walkable and vibrant corridor. Park Lane's new plaza-style street will feature a one-level surface of brick pavers and a new stormwater system that will better protect Lake Washington from the pollutants that drain to it every time it rains.

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  5. Postcard from Washington: An 'old man's poetry' strikes new chordsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... he chastens us, "get a different style." "What if the soul indeed is outside the body?" Wright asks in his Washington debut, waxing poetic. In the final lines of Body & Soul , he urges us to: Write as though you had one hand with the last pencil on ...

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  6. City exploring crowdfunding support for local startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bellevue Reporter

    ... to about 3 percent of the state's population, said Brayden Olson, who helped Habib draft House Bill 2023 or the Washington JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Startups) Act. "What we did last year was we made it legal for the other 97 percent of ...

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  7. Snoqualmie Gourmet Ice Cream voluntarily recalls products due to bacteria contaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bothell Reporter

    On top of the listerosis outbreak with candied caramel apples, the Washington State Department of Agriculture has also found the bacteria listeria monocytogenes at the Snoqualmie Ice Cream facility. The bacteria was found in a room, not on any product, however Snoqualmie Ice Cream has voluntarily recalled all their 2014 products.

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  8. Eric Beardsley, Central Washington Univ. wrestling founder, dead at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Eric Beardsley, wrestling coach who launched mat programs at Moses Lake High School and Central Washington University in the 1950s, and was considered to be an ambassador for the sport in the state of Washington who was honored in two sports halls of fame, died Dec. 17, the Spokane Spokesman-Review reported Wednesday . He was 89. Born in Yakima, Wash.

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  9. Washington Fly Fishing Club hosts beginning fly-tying classesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Registration is open for a Beginning Fly-Tying Class taught by members of the Washington Fly Fishing Club which begins in January. Learn to tie 15 Northwest trout fly patterns, as well as receiving personal instruction on common fly tying skills.

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  10. Where in the world? The 2014 Seattle Times Geography QuizRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    If you easily recognized this photo of Point Wilson Lighthouse at Fort Worden State Park, you'll breeze through the photo questions in the 2014 Seattle Times Geography Quiz. Washington state parks are a major theme.

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  11. Keeping it wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    The Kristoferson family of the Kristoferson Farm on Camano Island has been named this year's Wildlife Farmer of the Year for the state of Washington by the Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Conservation Commission. Though the farm is known mostly for its zip-line tours, the award recognizes conservation efforts on the 231-acre property.

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  12. Here Are 10 Of The Best Political Quotes Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Switched

    Whether it was dropping f-bombs on HuffPost Live or confusing texting with sexting, politicians said some pretty memorable things in 2014. Hopefully in 2015 we will continue to see New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie "calmly" tell protesters to quiet down , and maybe we'll finally see some Washington politicians squeal .

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  13. An immigration solution we can't wait forRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... - from one over resolving long unmet needs to an acrimonious political smackdown with no endgame. In the process, Washington has introduced more doublespeak into the lexicon of government - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Deferred ...

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  14. Petrobras scandal could have a silver liningRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... years. "The exposure here could run into the hundreds of millions of dollars," said Jeffrey Lehtman, a partner at Washington law firm Richards Kibbe & Orbe who specializes in corporate cross-border regulatory issues. Petrobras has hired two law ...

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  15. Haggen chain to buy 146 Vons, Pavilions, Albertsons, Safeway storesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... eye-popping 811% expansion for the Bellingham, Wash., company, which currently operates 18 stores in Oregon and Washington. "This was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity," said Bill Shaner, the newly appointed chief executive of Haggen in the Pacific ...

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  16. Wash. state mail thief flees in stolen kayak, forgets paddleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A Washington mail thief who tried to make his getaway on water really did find himself up a creek without a paddle. He had been seen, along with female accomplice Desiree Segar, on Christmas Eve morning going through mail boxes around the town, reports KIROTV.com Jeremy Webb tried to escape across Lake Sammamish in a stolen kayak, without taking the paddle.

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  17. Better for knowing you: Hall touched the lives of many people, including a Herald writerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... Some of them have the ability to inspire and make an impact on my life. At the top of that list is former Washington Stealth coach Chris Hall, who I met when I began covering the National Lacrosse League team in 2011. Covering the Stealth as The ...

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  18. Kingma is one of 3 walk-ons who play key scout-team roles for UWRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    This might come as a surprise considering the final score when these teams played each other on Dec. 7, but it was a struggle for the Washington Huskies men's basketball team to defend San Diego State's offensive plays. Not when San Diego State was running them, of course.

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  19. Briefs: Broadway Bridge replacement in Everett to begin next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... 100-foot by 100-foot span over the main railroad tracks and build a new bridge from the foundation up. Grow Washington aims to help new businesses Carolyn Eslick of Grow Washington, a local non-profit, will be offering resources to those looking to ...

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  20. Makah poet to read work Monday in Port AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... for $12.99, while Pritchard can be reached at johndefuca@gmail.com . The student has been accepted to the Washington Consortium of Community Colleges program in Florence, Italy this spring. But it's not certain he'll go. The cost of traveling to ...

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