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8 hrs ago | HeraldNet

Is it certain he has a heart?

Smithers, release the hounds : Boeing CEO Jim McNerney apologized in a companywide message for a remark he made during a conference call, saying he won't retire at 65 because "the heart will still be beating; the employees will still be cowering."

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Seattle Times

Guest: Victoria’s sewage does not pollute Washington shores

WASHINGTON residents concerned about Victoria's sewage discharge might take comfort in knowing that it's a treatment system based on research by such august U.S. institutions as University of California, Berkeley, the California Institute of Technology, and the U.S. National Research Council.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, UC Berkeley, California Institute of Technology, Berkeley, CA, US Governors, Opinion

KING-TV Seattle

State, Snohomish County commission to study effects of Oso slide

The State of Washington and Snohomish County established on Friday a 12-person commission to capture the lessons learned from the March 22 landslide in Oso and use those lessons to further protect communities in the future.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, Snohomish County, WA, US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, University of Washington

KOMO News

Independent commission to look into Oso mudslide

An independent commission has been assigned the job of examining the emergency disaster response to the March 22 Oso mudslide and land-use planning in slide-prone areas, Washington state and Snohomish County officials announced Friday.

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Oso, WA, Snohomish County, WA, Landslide, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat

HeraldNet

12-member Oso mudslide commission announced

State and county leaders on Friday announced the make-up of a commission that will examine the emergency disaster response to the March 22 Oso mudslide that killed 43 people.

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Landslide, US Governors, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Charitable Organizations

The Oregonian

United Grain operations slow at Port of Vancouver after Gov. Inslee pulls security escorts

Grain loading has stopped at United Grain 's terminal at the Port of Vancouver, where longshore workers are picketing after being locked out last year by the terminal's owners.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Washington state competed for Tesla factory

State officials say Washington competed to win a massive battery factory for Tesla Motors electric cars, but didn't make the list of finalists.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

State Rep. Mike Hope resigns from Legislature

State Rep. Mike Hope has resigned following the revelation that he's been registered to vote in two states since last summer.

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Related Topix: Everett, WA, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Snohomish County, WA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Seattle Times

Governor set to announce landslide commission

In the wake of the massive Snohomish County landslide that killed 43 people in the Steelhead Haven development near Oso, Gov. Jay Inslee and Snohomish County Executive John Lovick are set to announce a commission to make recommendations on how to avoid and respond to such slides.

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Seattle Weekly

Will Botched Executions Fire Up - Back Burner' Death Penalty Debate?

Yesterday brought another botched execution , with Arizona convicted murderer Joseph Wood gasping and snorting for nearly two hours before dying of lethal injection.

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KBCI CBS 2

Eight immigrant children from Central America brought to Idaho

Federal officials say a relatively small number of the unaccompanied immigrant children who have been flooding into the United States from Central America have been sent to Oregon, Washington state and Idaho over the past six months.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Idaho, January, John Kitzhaber, US Governors

Northwest Asian Weekly

BLOG: A silver lining for the Korean community

Earlier this year, Sam Chung received bad news that he didn't get Gov. Jay Inslee's appointment for King County Superior Judge.

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Related Topix: Korean-American, Asian-American, US Governors, King County, WA

Canadian Business Magazine

Oil train cars derail at Seattle rail yard; no spill, but some alarmed

Nothing spilled when three tanker cars in an oil train derailed at rail yard in Seattle early Thursday, but it alarmed environmentalists.

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KOMO News

Oil train derails under Seattle's Magnolia Bridge

Three tanker cars in an oil train from North Dakota derailed at a rail yard in Seattle early Thursday, but Burlington Northern Santa Fe says none of the oil spilled.

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The Spokesman-Review

Obama signs emergency declaration for fires

President Barack Obama signed an emergency declaration this morning that offers federal aid to Central Washington areas hard hit by wildfires.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, FEMA, Okanogan County, WA, US Governors

HeraldNet

In Our View/The Oso Mudslide: The last victim; the next step

Four months to the day when a landscape transfigured into a river of earth, searchers recovered the last victim of the March 22 Oso mudslide.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, Mudflow, Natural Disasters, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Snohomish County, WA, Arlington, WA, Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KVI-AM Seattle

KVI Exclusive: Gov. Inslee cancels WSP protection for state grain inspectors amid hostile labor union lockout

KVI's Lars Larson, in for John Carlson, interviews a Washington State Dept. of Agriculture spokesman who confirms that Gov. Inslee has halted police protection for state grain inspectors at the Port of Vancouver.

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Los Angeles Times

As Washington fires spread, threat of flash flooding rises

The Carlton Complex fire burns on the side of a mountain on Sunday in Carlton, Wash.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Obama declares Washington wildfire emergency

Alyssa Jumors leads her horse back to her property after storing it with a neighbor, on July 20, 2014 in Carlton, Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Washington, Carlton, WA, US Governors, Malott, WA

Washington Examiner

The latest in lavish Obama praise, Washington governor edition

Gov. Jay Inslee, D-Wash., is positively overjoyed with President Obama 's recent bill protecting gays, lesbians and transgenders from discrimination by federal contractors.

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