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  1. DNA tool helping biologists find elusive or invasive speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... of a lake or stream. "We're starting to realize its potential," said Caren Goldberg, an assistant professor at Washington State University who is managing editor of a special issue on environmental DNA in the journal Biological Conservation. Her lab ...

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  2. DNA Tool Helping Biologists Find Elusive or Invasive SpeciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    ... of a lake or stream. "We're starting to realize its potential," said Caren Goldberg, an assistant professor at Washington State University who is managing editor of a special issue on environmental DNA in the journal Biological Conservation. Her lab ...

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  3. Bill making it illegal to leave animals in vehicles amid heat, cold clears state SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    A bill that makes it a civil offense to lock a pet in a car under dangerous conditions has won unanimous approval from the state Senate. With little debate Friday morning, senators approved the bill 49-0 to expand Washington's animal-protection laws.

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  4. Musicians' influence topic of March 18 talk in Port HadlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    Radio host, producer, and musical journalist Amanda Wilde will present the final 2015 Inquiring Mind lecture at Jefferson County Library on Wednesday, March 18. Wilde will present "Washington's Music Pioneers" at 6:30 p.m. at the library at 620 Cedar Ave., Port Hadlock. Admission is free.

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  5. BASKETBALL: Area high school coaches recall facing University of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    Christian Welp, the 7-foot German center who holds the University of Washington's career scoring record and played three seasons in the NBA, has died of heart failure Sunday. He was 51. Huskies coach Lorenzo Romar said Welp's passing is an "extremely sad loss" in a news release from the school.

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  6. Too-tame wolf settling into Wash. wolf sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    An Eastern Washington gray wolf that had gotten too comfortable around people is settling in to a Western Washington wolf sanctuary. Captured in mid-February, Ione is named for the small town in Pend Oreille County, near an area where she had been living too close to people, livestock and domestic dogs in recent months.

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  7. Help sought in several recent theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... from the store, 1486 Dike Access Road, and left in a light blue 1996 Chrysler Town & Country minivan with Washington license plates AIF4061, according to Woodland police. Officer Brent Murray connected the vehicle and the two suspects with other ...

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  8. His Majesty Has Arrived! Jonathan Groff Begins Performances as King...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Broadway

    ... Chernow. The new musical follows the scrappy young immigrant who forever changed America, from bastard orphan to Washington's right hand man, rebel to war hero, loving husband caught in the country's first sex scandal to Treasury head who made an ...

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  9. Eye on Jefferson: Port Townsend council to consider bond sales for Mountain View repairs todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... nomination of Colin Coker as an outstanding young leader in Port Townsend so he can compete for an Association of Washington Cities community scholarship of $1,250. Council office hours, during which members of the public can discuss any topic with ...

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  10. Electronic Warfare Training - Questions raised about Sequim...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... term is defined - or acted - which could be construed to include forming opinions - they may have tripped over Washington's Open Public Meetings Act, according to Krier. Ron Richards, a former Clallam County commissioner and a critic of the Navy's ...

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  11. Washington flu season - most deadly in years - is slowing down, but is not overRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    The deadliest flu season in Washington state in at least five years is winding down, but it's not yet over. State health officials said state labs have confirmed at least 120 flu deaths since the season started in September, but only a fraction of those who die from the flu are tested for the virus.

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  12. Lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court against Port of SeattleRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Highline Times

    The Puget Soundkeeper Alliance, Sierra Club, Washington Environmental Council and the Seattle Audubon Society sued Monday in King County Superior Court, alleging violations of the State Environmental Policy Act and Shoreline Management Act. They allege the project would damage water quality.

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  13. Benton, Cleveland vote against transportation packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Two Southwest Washington senators bucked majorities in their respective parties to vote against a $15 billion transportation package on Monday. The package carves out about $160 million for a handful of highway projects in Clark County, plus $6 million in transit and rail upgrades.

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  14. Artist Trust (re)Source E-News :: March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... single fundraising event, and the proceeds allow Artist Trust to continue to support individual artists across Washington State. So please join us! Check out some of our art and art experience previews and if you haven't already, get your tickets ...

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  15. A story from the front line of the Social Security fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    ... strengthen and expand Social Security, for retirees and for people with disabilities. Gina Owens is a leader of Washington Community Action Network, a nonprofit group that fights for racial, social and economic justice. She is an advocate on issues ...

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  16. Don’t allow politics to kill the Ex-Im BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    ... and credit to countries that want to do business with U.S. companies, but can't get private financing. For Washington alone, the Ex-Im Bank financed $7.2 billion worth of exports, and $130 billion since 2007. The Ex-Im Bank needs a long-term ...

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  17. Too-tame wolf settling in to Wash. wolf sanctuaryRead the original story

    Yesterday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    An Eastern Washington gray wolf that had gotten too comfortable around people is settling in to a Western Washington wolf sanctuary. Captured in mid-February, Ione is named for the small town in Pend Oreille County, near an area where she had been living too close to people, livestock and domestic dogs in recent months.

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  18. Appeals court upholds protection for threatened seabirdRead the original story

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... in old-growth forests. Environmentalists say the Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., should mark the end of a 15-year legal battle over logging trees used by marbled murrelets along the coasts of Oregon, ...

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  19. Final oil transportation study delivered to Legislature | Washington Department of EcologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Covington Reporter

    The Washington Department of Ecology delivered the final oil transportation study to state legislators outlining key recommendations to improve public safety in response to the rapid increase of oil transportation through Washington. The final Marine and Rail Oil Transportation Study , requested by the 2014 Legislature,provides recommendations to improve the safety of oil transportation throughout the state.

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  20. Tahoma's 'We the People' team visits CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Covington Reporter

    ... Tahoma High School's 18th "We the People" state championship. In April, the students will represent the State of Washington at the 28th anniversary "We the People" National Finals in Washington, D.C. "The 'We the People' experience lasts for life as ...

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