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  1. Business Past: Pioneer concrete makerRead the original story

    26 min ago | Wenatchee World

    ... all mixer and a two-wheel cart. The business, at its peak, produced concrete pipe sections for many North Central Washington irrigation projects. The building was demolished in 1986. (Business World file photo)

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  2. Heat and drought devastate sockeye salmon fishing and spawning on Washington riversRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    A chinook salmon, second from the bottom, swims with sockeye salmon at the Bonneville Dam fish-counting window on the Columbia River in Washington in 2012. A chinook salmon, second from the bottom, swims with sockeye salmon at the Bonneville Dam fish-counting window on the Columbia River in Washington in 2012.

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  3. Arlingtona s former Food Pavilion gets remodel, two new storesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HeraldNet

    ... have focused on the growing demand for natural, organic health foods, which has been very successful in Western Washington, she said. The Arlington store will carry basics like milk, eggs, bread and butter, she said, but most other products tend to ...

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  4. Spokane Moves to Amend the ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Spokane 7

    Monthly meeting for discussion and I-735 updates. Help us put Washington on board as 17th state to demand a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United vs. FEC.

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  5. gas-pumpRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KXL-AM Portland

    The cost of gas may be going down nationally, but Washington drivers - already paying above the national average - will see even higher prices at the pump after Saturday's 7-cent bump in the state gas tax. With state gas taxes now up to 44.5 cents a gallon, adding in the current federal gas tax of 18.4 cents, the total per gallon gas tax in Washington is now 62.9 cents.

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  6. Corrections: Aug. 3, 2015 - Mon, 03 Aug 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... email [email protected] A graphic attached to the front page story in Friday's newspaper about the increase in Washington's gasoline tax misstated the federal gasoline tax of 18.4 cents per gallon because of an editor's error. A graphic attached ...

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  7. Wofford races to win in Idaho 200 - Mon, 03 Aug 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    In a race that pits local talent against the top Late Model drivers in the Northwest, the NAPA Auto Parts Idaho 200 did not disappoint as J.C. Wofford of Wapato, Washington, held off Spokane native Joey Bird for the win Saturday night at Stateline Speedway. In a race that pits local talent against the top Late Model drivers in the Northwest, the NAPA Auto Parts Idaho 200 did not disappoint as J.C. Wofford of Wapato, Washington, held off Spokane native Joey Bird for the win Saturday night at Stateline Speedway.

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  8. Washington Oaks and Emerald Downs Derby draws strong field | Emerald DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Covington Reporter

    Saturday, 3-year-old fillies square off in the $65,000 Washington Oaks and Sunday colts and geldings line up in the $65,000 Emerald Downs Derby. Both races are 1 1/8 miles.

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  9. Kelly, Graham Trucking win wild Seafair final | HydrosRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    It was a wild finish on the water as Covington's Jimmy Shane brought the U-1 Oberto from behind to take the lead from Bonney Lake's J. Michael Kelly in the U-5 Graham Trucking on the last turn of the last lap of the championship final on Lake Washington. Then before the unlimited hydroplanes even returned to the pits, the officials assessed a one-minute encroachment penalty on the Oberto for a collision on lap four of turn one, making Kelly a back-to-back winner of the Albert Lee Appliance Cup at Seafair.

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  10. Man drowns in Lake Washington after falling off boatRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... Moore said. Such conditions are common in the lake, including some areas near public swimming beaches and the Washington Park Arboretum. Moore recommended that people on boats wear life jackets, which he said can prevent tragedies for weak or poor ...

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  11. Puget Sound Bird Fest Sept. 11-13 in EdmondsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    ... to Subirdia". Dr. Marzluff is James W. Ridgeway Professor of Wildlife Science at the University of Washington, author and editor of numerous books and scientific papers, and a Fellow of the American Ornithologists' Union. Saturday field trips ...

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  12. Rest of the Story - Aug. 2, 2015: Butler High School seniors in 1934Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... Bayne; Margie Carlough's "gift of gab" to Jeanette Umstadter; Bobby Walter's tendency for getting lost in Washington with handsome young men to Alice Tintle; Nancy Riggs' dignity to Helen Terhune; and Helen Manetas' "Juno-esque" figure to Clarice ...

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  13. Washington dealer rejects dealer reserve and builds loyaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Barry Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram salesmen such as Ray Shearer, left, and Robert Bepple work with buyers from beginning to end of a transaction. When Morford's customers receive loan approval, he gives them the lender's wholesale rate, also known as the buy rate.

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  14. Market MoverBUSH'S Mini-Bailout Missed a Mega-OpportunityRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... and began the long decline in labor activity in the United States. Republicans still hate labor. GOP lawmakers in Washington seem willing to let Ford, Chrysler and General Motors go bankrupt, rather then give these companies the same sort of aid the ...

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  15. Small brush fire in Monroe burning near homes, power linesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... have been trying to put it out since July 28. However, one of the helicopters had to return to Eastern Washington and the other was dispatched to Monroe on Sunday. More information on the fires was not immediately available Sunday evening. People ...

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  16. UW hoops: Jontay Porter, power forward prospect in 2018 class, announces commitment to HuskiesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Olympian

    More than two years remain until members of the 2018 basketball recruiting class will be able to sign binding, national letters of intent, so the oral commitment of Jontay Porter to Washington is going to have to withstand the test of time before he'll actually be a Husky. Porter, a 6-foot-8 power forward prospect from Columbia, Missouri , used his Twitter account on Sunday afternoon to announce a commitment to UW.

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  17. 11th drowning in the Tri-Cities area this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19

    ... to fall for a scam? That's just what the cons are counting on. According to a new AARP report, "Stolen Futures," Washington investors may be sitting ducks for con artists hawking bogus investment deals. Identity theft is a crime where someone steals ...

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  18. Negotiators talk suspect out with e-cigaretteRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    ... 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source. Note: If you are already a print subscriber but haven't yet activated your online account, click here ...

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  19. As wolves rebound, range riders keep watch over livestockRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... after wolves returned to the Teanaway area four years ago. With funding from Conservation Northwest and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW), the project helps ranchers hire seasoned cowhands to watch over their herds and keep tabs ...

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  20. Rufus Woods | 9/11 memorial taking shape in CashmereRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    ... 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source. Note: If you are already a print subscriber but haven't yet activated your online account, click here ...

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