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  1. Parents urged to get students immunizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Columbian

    The Washington State Department of Health is urging parents to ensure their children's immunizations are up to date before they go back to school.

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  2. Young RNC delegates embrace technology to build political powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    The Grand Old Party isn't known for being particularly young or progressive, but a new crop of conservatives is turning the political process on its head through technology. "I think young people rely almost entirely on Twitter and Snapchat and all of that for their news," says Jack Pickett, 18, of Wash.

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  3. VYFS, former clinical director sued by agency's previous internRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

    A former intern at Vashon Youth & Family Services is suing the agency and its previous clinical director, who served as the intern's supervisor and provided counseling to her and one of her children in his private practice. The 12-page complaint, filed in King County Superior Court on June 16, alleges that counselor Jeffrey Zheutlin's treatment of the plaintiffs - the woman and her son - fell below the standard of care and that he exploited his position, resulting in "significant and long lasting damage including physical and mental trauma and pain, emotional distress and anguish."

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  4. Fugitive leads HCSO on chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Washington County News

    A Holmes County man who was released on felony probation in April led Holmes County Sheriff's deputies on a chase Tuesday afternoon. Thomas G. Land, 42, was under community supervision for two counts of grand theft and one count of burglary committed in Holmes County in July 2013.

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  5. Ellie Merrill, publisher who helped guide Washingtonian magazine, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Washington Post

    Eleanor "Ellie" Merrill, who along with her husband, Philip Merrill, the longtime publisher of Washingtonian magazine and the Capital newspaper of Annapolis, became a leader in regional journalism and philanthropy, died July 15 at a hospital in Baltimore. She was 82. The cause was a head injury sustained in a fall, said her daughter Catherine Merrill Williams, the president and publisher of Washingtonian magazine.

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  6. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | KFBB

    Vice President Joe Biden couldn't keep his 1988 presidential bid going after a New York Times writer uncovered a speech he plagiarized from a British politician. ABC FOX Montana political analyst Lee Banville says the fallout from plagiarism scandals depends largely on the broader state of the campaign.

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  7. Washington state delegates fail in push for CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Westport News

    Washington state delegate Eric Minor talks to reporters as he reacts to a roll call vote on the adoption of the rules during first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016. Washington state delegate Eric Minor talks to reporters as he reacts to a roll call vote on the adoption of the rules during first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016.

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  8. Inmates, corrections officers complain of oppressive heat inside D.C. jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Washington Post

    Inmates and corrections officers at the D.C. jail are complaining of sweltering conditions inside the poorly ventilated facility, even as another heat wave approaches that could push temperatures near triple digits. Concern mounted last week when Lester Irby, 70, awaiting trial on two assault charges, collapsed of an apparent stroke in the facility on July 14 and died at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

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  9. Rethinking Riesling and Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Wines & Vines

    Riesling has made great strides since Chateau Ste. Michelle and Dr. Ernst Loosen joined forces to organize the first Riesling Rendezvous in 2007, Chateau Ste.

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  10. Mosquitoes at Lake Roosevelt NRARead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Colville Statesman-Examiner

    The National Park Service wants visitors to be prepared while visiting Lake Roosevelt. Conditions this summer at Lake Roosevelt have been optimal for mosquitoes.

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  11. Melaniaa s convention dress didna t woo D.C. womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Washington Post

    Melania Trump's Republican National Convention dress might not be the Washington woman's idea of a power uniform. Melania Trump is being scrutinized for lifting passages from Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech, but words aren't the only thing she seems to be appropriating from the first lady.

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  12. Conservation Corps has 10 job openings in Chelan CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Wenatchee World

    Recruitment is underway to fill 300, environmentally focused jobs statewide on the Washington Conservation Corps, including 10 positions in Chelan County. These full-time jobs provide environmental career experience to young adults ages 18 to 25 and to "Gulf War Era II" veterans, the state Department of Ecology said in a news release.

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  13. Washington Conservation Corps has 20 jobs to fill in Snohomish CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | My Edmonds

    Washington Conservation Corps is seeking to fill 20 full-time positions in Snohomish County - and a total of 300 statewide - that offer environmental career experience for young adults and veterans. Successful applicants get the opportunity to work on restoration projects, environmental education and disaster response in communities statewide.

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  14. GOP delegates from Washington part of anti-Trump revoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Delegates react as some delegates call for a roll call vote on the adoption of the rules during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016. Delegates react as some delegates call for a roll call vote on the adoption of the rules during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016.

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  15. Time for back-to-school immunizationsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Washington State Department of Health

    OLYMPIA The Washington State Department of Health is urging parents to make sure their kids' immunizations are up-to-date before heading back to school this fall. "Summer is a busy time, and immunizations are often overlooked.

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  16. Patricia S. EifertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Capital Weekly

    Patricia Schofield Eifert was born on Nov. 26, 1926, in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, the only child of Marjorie and Gerald Schofield. As a child she was very active in ballet and played the clarinet in the high school band.

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  17. Coast Guard rescues man swept out to sea near Grays Harbor - Mon, 18 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Coast Guard rescued a man who was swept out to sea while wading in the water near Grays Harbor. The man, who was in his early twenties, had drifted about 300 yards past the tip of the jetty on Sunday.

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  18. Advisers asking DOL for clarification on fiduciary rule's impact on compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | InvestmentNews

    More than three months after the Labor Department released a final rule to raise investment advice standards for retirement accounts, some advisers are expressing worry about how the measure will affect pay incentives, according to an agency official. "The biggest concern people have probably has to do with how are they going to change their incentive structures," DOL deputy assistant secretary Tim Hauser told reporters on the sidelines of an Investment Management Consultants Association conference in Washington on Monday.

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  19. Coast Guard rescues man swept out to sea near Grays HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KIRO-TV Seattle

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  20. Hail to the Queen! 4 Reasons to Attend the Mrs. DC America Toast with the Queen 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | PR Log

    There are many reasons to attend the Toast with the Queen and we have 4 of them straight from the Executive Director. WASHINGTON - July 18, 2016 - PRLog -- Held at the luxury hotel, the St Regis, on Aug 5, 2016, from 6:30-9:00pm, the "Toast with the Queen" Reception 2016 is an event that celebrates the reigning Mrs. DC America as she heads off to compete at the national Mrs. America Pageant.

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