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  1. Controversial pipeline project in Canada put on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Sven Biggs with the environmental group, Stand.earth applauds the action. He said while the pipeline would cross 700 miles of Canada, it could also affect Washington state and beyond.

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  2. The Record: Wednesday, March 21, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Have you read the NYTimes' Dear Sugar column? Seen the movie "Wild"? The woman behind those projects is Cheryl Strayed. She found herself on a through hike of the Pacific Crest Trail, and now she's giving advice on vulnerability and authentic.

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  3. Seattle bans apartment auction apps to avoid online bidding warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    There's a new way to get rental housing - by bidding against other people on an app. The person who offers to pay the most gets the spot.

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  4. The Record: Monday, March 12, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    You might have heard about protests over the weekend against a Canadian pipeline project that would mean more oil tankers in Washington waters. But that pipeline already exists, so why the fuss? We'll get Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer on the phone to explain.

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  5. Yakama Nation Sues For Cleanup Cost At Portland Harbor SuperfundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A protestor holds a sign at a rally at the Vancouver Landing Amphitheater along the Columbia River on Nov. 11, 2017 demanding accountability for pollution in the river. The Yakama Nation has filed a federal lawsuit against 30 private companies and government entities for cleanup costs associated with the release of hazardous waste at the Portland Harbor Superfund site.

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  6. The Record: Wednesday, February 14, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A top Seattle immigration enforcement official is accused of stealing the identities of immigrants. KUOW's Liz Jones has the story.

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  7. Where's The Wheat? Farmers, Foodies Want To Bring Grains Back To The West SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Nowadays the vast fields of grain in eastern Washington and northeastern Oregon feed the world. But once upon a time-1825 to be exact-the first crop of wheat in the Northwest was planted at Fort Vancouver.

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  8. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Rejects Vancouver Oil TerminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A tugboat maneuvers through waiting freighters on the Columbia River near the Port of Vancouver in Vancouver, Washington, October 3, 2002. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has rejected a permit to build the nation's largest oil-by-rail terminal in Vancouver.

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  9. The Record: Wednesday, January 24, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    When a magnitude 7.9 earthquake hit Alaska earlier this week, it triggered a tsunami alert for the Washington coast. People got advisories on their phone, but a) it was the middle of the night, who's on their phone? and b) what are you supposed do in a tsunami watch? Evacuate, or wait? Seattle Times reporter Sandi Doughton helps answer questions about how ready we are for big waves.

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  10. Homelessness Crisis In Northwest Hits Seattle HardestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    File photo. A new report found Seattle has seen an explosion in the number of people experiencing homelessness since 2007. 1 comment

  11. Washington Commission Turns Down Oil Terminal In VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The state Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council voted unanimously Tuesday to turn down a controversial oil terminal planned for Vancouver, Washington. The council's decision to not recommend the project is another key blow against the massive oil-by-rail facility proposed by Vancouver Energy.

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  12. The Record: Wednesday, November 8, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Election night was good for Democrats here in Washington and across the country. Our politics roundtable tells you what happened and what it means.

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  13. Brace yourself Washington: Your health insurance is getting more expensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    This week insurance companies in Washington announced their 2018 rates for individual health plans. On average, prices are going up 36 percent.

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  14. The Record: Wednesday, October 25, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    How would you feel about being charged a tax not on every gallon of gas you buy, but on every mile you drive? State officials are thinking about it as a way to shore up falling gas tax revenues. We'll talk about how it would work with Mark Hallenbeck of the Washington State Transportation Center.

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  15. Desperate Families Get Startlingly Different Results Under 'Joel's Law'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Joel's Law allows families in Washington state to petition a court to involuntarily commit a mentally ill loved one. In Pierce County, home to Tacoma, nearly 100 percent of petitions are granted, but in Seattle's King County, most are rejected.

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  16. When Big Money Lands In A Small Vancouver ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    On a recent Saturday morning, a dozen people crowded a small apartment in central Vancouver, Washington. They were filling up on bacon and eggs before a day of canvassing the neighborhood.

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  17. Oil Terminal Backers Give Big To Vancouver Port CandidateRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Kris Greene is running for a Port of Vancouver commissioner seat. The company proposing to build the nation's largest oil terminal at the Port just donated $150,000 to his campaign.

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  18. Today on KUOW's Week in ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Amazon tells Seattle it wants to see other cities and announces plans for a second headquarters in another North American metropolis. The only Republican Congressman from the Puget Sound area said this week he won't run for another term.

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  19. Superintendent: 'Rich Getting Richer' Under Washington School Funding PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Dan Zorn is the Longview Public Schools superintendent. He relies on hiring qualified teachers from outside of Cowlitz County to fill necessary positions in his schools.

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  20. Drone Maker Outgrowing Columbia Gorge, But HQ And Production Will Stay PutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The cluster of unmanned aircraft systems companies in the Columbia River Gorge led one online journal to dub the rural region east of Portland, "Dronetown, USA." Dronetown's largest company is a Boeing Defense subsidiary named Insitu .

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