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  1. This week in CHS history | Bellevue/Denny standoff death, Broadway Grill hack arrest, Bluebird debutRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Capitol Hill Blog

    The Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market supports Washington's small family farmers by creating a vibrant neighborhood farmers market. Located outside the Seattle Central Community College, the Market runs year-round every Sunday from 11am-3pm, and has been in operation since 2005.

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  2. WSU introduces 48-hour ticket-purchasing optionRead the original story

    15 min ago | Coug Center

    ... chosen tickets to Portland State (a 5 p.m. start seems to be right on the edge of both windows), Oregon, Cal or Washington. While this appears to be a big step forward, there are a few issues I see. First, since the Apple Cup is its own beast, I'm ...

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  3. Gallery: Haggen Family 4th of July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Bellingham Herald

    Families soak up sunshine and relax in the shade at the Haggen Family 4th of July celebration on Saturday, July 4, at Zuanich Point Park in Bellingham, Washington. James Warner, 9, plays in a Halo Jumper under the supervision of members of the Washington Army National Guard at the Haggen Family 4th of July celebration on Saturday, July 4, at Zuanich Point Park in Bellingham, Washington.

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  4. Poop-sniffing dogs work for wildlife researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Julianne Ubigau, a high school science teacher and eight-year veteran with the program based in the University of Washington's Department of Biology. For example, Chester, a golden retriever mix, returned recently from a job of sniffing out bear ...

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  5. 15 homes evacuated as new brush fire burns in Eastern WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | KOMO News

    Residents in 15 homes near Quincy were ordered to leave immediately due to a new brush fire that broke out Saturday night in Grant County. The "Hills Fire" was burning between 5,000 and 10,000 acres and spreading rapidly toward the homes as the winds picked up overnight, according to Kyle Foreman with the Grant County Sheriff's Office.

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  6. Washington's wildfire season gets off to an early, unprecedented startRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbian

    ... packing, at the start of the busy summer agriculture season. The flames sent a terrifying message: Normally soggy Washington - nicknamed the Evergreen State for good reason and home to the wettest town in the Lower 48 - has never been hotter or ...

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  7. Who's making the big money?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbian

    ... are needed, Molina said. In addition to financial considerations, staffing levels are set based on risk, and Washington public policies state that service levels should be different in urban, suburban and rural areas, Molina said. Although the city ...

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  8. HVAC business impostors target WashingtoniansRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sammamish Review

    The Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington has uncovered a group of individuals claiming to be affiliated with local HVAC businesses under the guise of legitimate subcontractors. The schemers allegedly set up appointments with unsuspecting consumers and then pressure them into paying much more than quoted - often for shoddy work.

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  9. Berko: Here's how Loon Lake, Ark., solved debt problemRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbian

    ... the town's mayor is moving to Nicaragua to open a fruit stand. But help is on the way! A tall dark stranger from Washington arrives, driving a black Cadillac Escalade ESV Platinum Edition with very dark tinted windows. He moseys around the public ...

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  10. Battalion chief answers the call, wherever it isRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbian

    ... And he never knows how long he'll be gone. But that comes with the territory of being operations section chief on Washington Incident Management Team 3, a job he's held for 13 years. "I like doing what I do, and I think it's the right thing to do," ...

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  11. Coast Guard Station Near Ilwaco, WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The motorhome is parked at Thousand Trails Long Beach RV Resort in Seaview, Washington. My scheduled departure date is July 10th.

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  12. mmd1 bikeroutes0705Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Nashua Telegraph

    In a forest of blackened spires, the recent victims of the largest wildfire in Washington's history, I climbed toward Loup Loup Pass on two wheels, breathing heavy and dripA ping sweat. A cardboard box on the side of the road stopped me.

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  13. Voter registration deadline July 6 for primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Kirkland Reporter

    Voters who miss the July 6 deadline to update their registration should still contact the Elections office to update their information for future elections. King County residents not currently registered in Washington can register in person at the Elections office through We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards.

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  14. The Rent's Too D*** High! Seattle Worries About GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Skanner

    ... tens of thousands of workers to its campus in the South Lake Union neighborhood, overtaken the University of Washington as Seattle's biggest employer and lined up enough office space to roughly triple its headcount here. "A lot of people who have ...

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  15. a oeConcrete Dreams: Living with the Grand Coulee DamaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Spokane 7

    During the 1930s, proponents of the Grand Coulee Dam were quick to emphasize the progress the dam would bring to the country. Indeed, Grand Coulee provided thousands of jobs during the Great Depression, aided the American World War II effort and irrigated vast areas of central and western Washington.

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  16. Guest commentary / Congress: Chemical safety bill may have good shotRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... the safety of chemicals used in everything from cleaning products to clothes to couches. Until we fix that, Washington state families will continue to be guinea pigs for every chemical on the market or will come on the market. This is an issue every ...

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  17. New trial date for father of high school shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... tribal court domestic violence protection order, nor his violation of the order in 2012, were entered into the Washington Crime Information Center or National Crime Information Center databases. Presumably if the order or violation had been entered ...

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  18. Chateau Ste. Michelle has new head of white wineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... David Rosenthal is the head white winemaker for Chateau Ste. Michelle in Woodinville. Chateau Ste. Michelle is Washington Aos oldest and largest winery. Courtesy of Chateau Ste. Michelle David Rosenthal is the head white winemaker for Chateau Ste. ...

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  19. High hopes for lookout: Darrington-area tower being restored, will be available to rentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... for people to rent and spend the night. Forrest Clark, the construction manager for the project and the Western Washington director of the Forest Fire Lookout Association, is fascinated by fire lookouts. For 25 years, he's worked on various ...

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  20. Author sets third novel on North Olympic PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... out in paperback. A native of Dallas, Cassella was enraptured by the peaks and labyrinthine waters in Western Washington. And in Gemini, her third novel, Cassella wanted to go deep, to tell the story of a woman who grew up in the woods of east ...

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