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  1. As Cracks Widen In Washington State, Government Prepares For A LandslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Nearly 70 people live on a sliver of land wedged between Interstate 82 and Rattlesnake Ridge in central Washington state. In a depression below the cracked ridge just east of the interstate, two firefighters go door to door among mobile homes, trying to get the residents here to leave quickly.

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  2. What's On Tap At The Washington Capitol This Session?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The Washington Legislature is set to open it's 2018 session on Monday. The 50 State Project from CQ Roll Call asked Austin Jenkins to come up with the top five issues facing Washington lawmakers this session.

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  3. Feds Prep For Yakima River 'Worst Case Scenario' At Rattlesnake RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Emergency meetings are underway to discuss the threat of a possible landslide near Yakima, Washington. Dozens of federal, state, county and tribal officials are trying to work out a plan as this threat looms.

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  4. Residents Weigh Options, Government Scrambles To Prep For Rattlesnake Ridge LandslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Near the town of Union Gap in South Central Washington state, a massive chunk of Rattlesnake Ridge is moving ever more quickly. Geologists say it will likely cause a landslide.

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  5. Landslide Threat Leads To Evacuations Near Rattlesnake RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Officials in Yakima County, Washington, are strongly urging residents living below a shifting mountainside near Union Gap to evacuate. a a Firefighters are going door-to-door asking about 50 residents who live on the south side of the mountain to leave their homes.

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  6. Compliance With Toughened Distracted Driving Law Needs ImprovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Tough new laws against handling a cell phone behind the wheel took effect in Washington and Oregon this year. Each state's legislatures this year made it illegal to drive while holding an electronic device for most any reason.

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  7. DACA Supporters Rally In YakimaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Despite the heat and hazardous air quality, more than 75 people showed up to a rally Tuesday to defend DACA. Yakima County, Washington, predominantly voted for Donald Trump during the general election.

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  8. 'My Stomach Hurts': Gridlock In Olympia Forces Superintendent To Delay School ConstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The Chehalis School District broke ground on one new elementary school, but a second has been put on hold after the Washington Legislature failed to pass a $4.1 billion capital construction budget. Washington state lawmakers have adjourned and gone home without passing a $4.1 billion capital construction budget.

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  9. Birth Defect Investigation Offers No Answers To Grieving Families In E. WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Two toddlers run around Sally Garcia Acosta's house. They squeal as they take their toy cars for a spin - to the living room, through the den, and around the kitchen corner.

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