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  1. Infant survivor of the Washington landslide reunited with his...Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... life they helped save. The 5-month-old was almost killed when his home was battered in a massive landslid in Washington in March, and he and mother Amanda Skorjanc were left trapped in the mud. The y oungest survivor of the disaster in Oso, he was ...

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  2. Mud Bog races working to boost Spokane RacewayRead the original story

    58 min ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... races, which is more than were in attendance for opening day in 2013. In the past, different venues in eastern Washington hosted the mud bog events. Stephens hoped that hosting the events in Spokane would bring in more fans. He said the raceway ...

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  3. Outdoor writer Dave Graybill seeks out trout in Buffalo LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Times

    My wife's sister Karen was visiting from Anaconda, Montana, so we planned a trip to Buffalo Lake to show her what trout fishing in Eastern Washington can be like.

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  4. Creating a political bogeyman is no easy thingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    That's according to a memo circulated in Washington this week from longtime Democratic operatives Stan Greenberg and James Carville.

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  5. On this date: Paul Allen purchases option to buy SeahawksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Seahawks

    ... with the Seahawks in free agency. He started 32 games in two seasons with the club. 2002 : Former University of Washington tight end Jerramy Stevens is selected in the first round of the NFL Draft. Stevens would start 26 games in five seasons with ...

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  6. Twelve-Year-Old Dies on Boy Scout Camping Trip in Washington State [From ABC News]Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    A 12-year-old boy was killed by a rolling log while camping with his Boy Scout troop in Washington State Saturday.

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  7. Death notices, April 20Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Olympian

    ... 80, Tumwater, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Alpine Way Assisted Living in Shelton. Funeral Alternatives of Washington, Tumwater, 360-753-1065. WILLIAMS, Alice "Marcie," 92, Lacey, died Friday, April 18, 2014, at Panorama City Assisted Living in ...

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  8. Analysis: Mo. business tax break has wide reachRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    ... Nixon asked rhetorically while indicating he likely will veto the bill. Scott Drenkard, an economist at the Washington-based nonprofit research group the Tax Foundation, described the deduction as a "Pandora's box for tax avoidance." He said it ...

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  9. Lake Washington Institute of Technology Hosts 7th Annual Mental Health and Community Resource FairRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Eastside Business

    Lake Washington Institute of Technology is celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month by hosting its 7th annual Mental Health and Community Resource Fair on May 7. The event runs from 9:30AM until 1:00PM in the East Building with several resource booths staffed all day, and a keynote presentation at 11:00 AM.

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  10. Vaccines & adult dogs? Cautionary tale | As I See ItRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Journal of the San Juans

    ... on Vaccicheck go to vaccicheck.com/. - Editor's note: Gwen Stamm, a retired ESL teacher from the University of Washington, lives on Orcas full time. She spends much of her free time researching pet health and advocating for animals. We encourage an ...

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  11. Markers start conversation about Olympia's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Olympian

    ... to the south, another decal marks the site of a two-story building that served as the executive office of the Washington Territory created by Congress in 1853. It was from here that the first territorial governor - West Point graduate Isaac Ingalls ...

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  12. Public art a tribute to Moxee's hop-growing historyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... of the Hops; Land of the Tules" features a meandering concrete pathway surrounded by flora native to Central Washington and angled poles reaching up out of the ground. The path represents the Yakima River, while the poles represent two things: The ...

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  13. In Our View: CRC: What Not To DoRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... faith of the taxpayers. While the auditor's office did not identify any financial misconduct, it did call for the Washington State Department of Transportation to examine the policies that led to some of the misspending on the CRC. This echoes calls ...

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  14. Local View: BNSF Railway committed to safely moving oilRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    For more than a century, BNSF Railway has moved products to and from Washington, helping to fuel the state's economy.

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  15. Boy Scout dies during outing in Washington forestRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Fox News

    An outing for a Boy Scout troop turned tragic Saturday morning when a 12-year-old boy died while playing in the Olympic National Forest in Washington state.

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  16. Hal Russell, president and CEO of Commencement BankRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... and the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation, among others. He acts as board chairman of the Community Bankers of Washington. Along with Russell's personal contributions, Commencement Bank has supported organizations including Hilltop Artists, Pierce ...

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  17. State public lands commissioner breaks campaign vow, accepts timber moneyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... manages approximately 371,000 acres of state trust forestlands on the Olympic Peninsula. Peter Goldman of the Washington Forest Law Center said Goldmark deceived the environmental community to win its support in 2008. "We do feel there was a lack of ...

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  18. Obama's trip to Asia looks to refocus on regionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... is," said Victor Cha, a senior adviser and Korea chair at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, a Washington research center. Russia's apparent success at slicing off Ukraine's Crimea region without paying a significant cost is raising ...

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  19. Stroebel: District wants new leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... VOICE. DIFFERENTIATE YOURSELF BETWEEN SENATOR GROSSMAN AND YOURSELF. SURE, WELL, TO FIX THINGS INSIDE WASHINGTON YOU NEED TO COME FROM OUTSIDE WASHINGTON. IF YOU LOOK INSIDE WASHINGTON RIGHT NOW, IT'S CAREER POLITICIANS. IT'S THE ESTABLISHMENT. ...

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  20. Month after Washington mudslide: husband found, wife missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    In this undated family photo provided by Greg Regelbrugge, John Regelbrugge III, and his wife Kris Regelbrugge, are shown.

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