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Washington, Missouri is located in Franklin County. Zip codes in Washington, MO include 63090. The median home price in Washington is $175,000 which is roughly $103/per square foot. More Washington information.

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13 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

US National Guard to withdraw from Ferguson

The governor of Missouri has ordered the withdrawal of National Guard troops from Ferguson, where tensions have eased after sometimes violent protests were staged nightly since police killed an unarmed black teenager.

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17 hrs ago | Missourian

ESPN report says MU mishandled assault cases

An ESPN Outside the Lines report released Thursday titled, "Athletes, assaults and inaction" says MU failed to act on information and address several alleged assaults committed by former Missouri running back Derrick Washington.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Hispanic Business

Missouri Senators Back Fed Investigation in Ferguson

Aug. 19--WASHINGTON -- Missouri's two senators, who will meet with Attorney General Eric Holder in Ferguson on Wednesday, back a federal role in the investigation of the shooting death of Michael Brown.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

McClatchy

Missouri governor emphasizes federal investigation into shooting death

WASHINGTON _Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, in television appearances Sunday, repeatedly emphasized the role of the federal investigation over the local one in the shooting death of Michael Brown.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

COLUMN: His given name is Smokey Bear

When they're little, most children have an item they can't be without. A stuffed animal or perhaps a blanket the child carries until its worn slap out.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Missourian

Washington football team appeals trademark decision on team name

The Washington football team on Thursday formally appealed a ruling that stripped the team of trademark protection, the latest legal maneuver in the franchise's attempt to defend its name against those who consider it a racial slur.

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Sedalia Democrat

Nixon nixes ham breakfast

Former State Sen. Jim Mathewson opens the 2014 Governor's Ham Breakfast on Thursday at the Missouri State Fair.

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Missourian

George Kennedy: City's ballot will leave taxpayers picking up the tab

You've no doubt read that our City Council voted last week to put on the November ballot two measures that will increase the costs of owning or developing property in Columbia.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Cycle News

Track Builder/Racer Chris Blankenship Passes

Motocross/track builder Chris Blankenship died on Tuesday, August 12, as a result of injuries sustained in a motocross crash on Sunday at Washington's Town and Country Fair in Washington, Missouri.

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The Washington Evening Journal

Council considers ordinances

Mayor Pro Tem Bob Shepherd and City Administrator Brent Hinson go through the property maintenance ordinance during a special city council meeting Tuesday.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Missourian

AIDS activist takes up a new fight: defending FDA

As an AIDS activist in the early 1990s, Gregg Gonsalves traveled to Washington to challenge the Food and Drug Administration.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Missourian

Cyclists seek second cross-state trail in Missouri

Cycling advocates and small-town tourism boosters from Windsor to Washington, Mo., hope to convert more than 100 miles of the dormant Rock Island rail line into a cross-state rails-to-trail effort they envision as a complement to the nationally known Katy Trail.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Jour de Fete is an artisan celebration

In Ste. Genevieve, Jour de Fete is the city's signature summer tourism event. The 48th annual festival will take place Saturday, August 9 and Sunday, August 10 in downtown Ste.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Bullet fired during summer camp at Washington, Missouri YMCA

A Washington, Missouri YMCA camper accidentally fired a bullet during camp after bringing multiple .22 caliber bullets and hitting it with a rock on Friday.

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Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

App for Food Allergen Testing

Romer Labs, Washington, Mo., launched AgraApp for Apple iOS7, designed to assist the testing of food allergens by lateral flow devices, namely the AgraStrip line.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Missourian

Sens. McCaskill, Gillibrand seek to curb campus sexual assault

From left, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y.; Anna, a survivor of sexual assault; Anna's mother, Susan, and Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., talk to one another during a news conference Wednesday on Capitol Hill in Washington to discuss campus sexual assault legislation.

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Missourian

In Kansas City, Obama tells GOP: Stop hating

Pointing the finger at Republicans for congressional inaction, President Barack Obama chided lawmakers Wednesday for spending the waning days before their month-long summer break trying to sue him rather than addressing economic issues that could boost the middle class.

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The Olympian

Saving our planet is everybody's business

Washingtonians should be proud of our congressional delegation for leading the effort to stop development of North America's largest open-pit mine upstream from Alaska's Bristol Bay.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Missourian

Gang violence, fears for children fuel rush to U.S.

Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they're fleeing violent gangs in Central America.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KMOV-TV Saint Louis

4 suspects accused of stealing guns in Washington, Mo.

Four suspects including three teens have been arrested in Washington, Mo. and police said it will put an end to the rash of burglaries in the area.

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