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1 hr ago | 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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5 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | 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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13 hrs ago | 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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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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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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The News Tribune

Blue cities like Seattle at the center of progressive populism

Frustrated with gridlock in capital cities, including the big one on the Potomac, progressive activists have turned their attention to blue metros.

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Daily Kos

Overnight News Digest: "Red Red Wine" Edition

OND is a regular community feature on Daily Kos, consisting of news stories from around the world, sometimes coupled with a daily theme, original research or commentary.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Seattle Times

Critics say proposed rules on fish consumption insufficient

The point of this whole exercise was to update our water quality standards in recognition that we were not protecting... Some tribal leaders and environmental groups say a water-pollution cleanup plan proposed by Gov. Jay Inslee this month is unacceptable because while it tightens the standards on some chemicals discharged to state waters, it keeps ... (more)

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The News Tribune

President Obama arrives in Seattle

After Air Force One touched down at Boeing Field around 3:15 p.m., he stopped for about 10 minutes to shake hands, take photos and hold a baby.

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The News Tribune

State denies TVW request to film Capitol using drone

Washington officials have barred the use of an unmanned aerial vehicle by a nonprofit media outlet that wanted to use the drone to film the state Capitol for a documentary it is preparing on the topic of drones.

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Seattle Times

State's editorial boards: Some praise, some snort at Inslee's fish-consumption proposal

Washington's editorial writers seemed pretty much of one mind before Gov. Jay Inslee announced his "fish consumption" proposal two weeks ago .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Inslee bans most outdoor burning in Mid-Columbia

The ban prohibits campfires and bonfires; residential yard debris cleanup, trash disposal, land clearing, weed burning and other agricultural burning; and fireworks.

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Examiner.com

Climate change influence on deadly wildfires of the West

The parched east side of Evergreen Washington state is under a state of emergency for a spate of wildfires across 20 counties that have burned uncontrollably for a week.

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ThinkProgress

Multiple Wildfires Burn Through Washington, Leaving One Dead And Destroying 150 Homes

At least one person is dead and thousands more forced from their homes as multiple wildfires burn in Washington state.

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KRMG-AM Tulsa

Better weather to aid in Wash. wildfire fight

Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee walks the perimeter of a burned down home during a visit to the residential areas on Chiliwist Road affected by the Carlton Complex wildfire, near Malott, Wash., on Sunday, July 20, 2014.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Yahoo!

Helpful weather coming to Washington wildfires

Cooler temperatures and lighter winds are forecast to descend on a wildfire-stricken Washington state, helping firefighters battle flames that have been growing unfettered for a week and have covered hundreds of square miles.

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Gawker

Washington Wildfire Destroys 100 Homes, Thousands Without Electricity

Emergency officials reported on Saturday that a wildfire that continues to rage through Washington state east of the Cascade Mountains has destroyed over 100 homes and has left thousands in the area without electricity.

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