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  1. Wash. legislators ask for Planned Parenthood investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Wash. legislators ask for Planned Parenthood investigation A group of Washington House Representatives are calling for a state investigation into Planned Parenthood. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1I1Guc2 A large group of Republican legislators is calling for an investigation into Planned Parenthood, reacting to a series of controversial, secretly recorded videos released this month by the anti-abortion group Center for Medical Progress.

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  2. Businesses wary as Inslee rolls out plan to reduce carbon emissions in Washington stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Business Journal

    Thwarted by inaction in the state Legislature, Gov. Jay Inslee this week unveiled a new plan to reduce state carbon emissions through regulations. While details of the plan are not yet available, the concept is that new rules implemented by the Department of Ecology will limit emissions enough for the state to reach carbon-reduction goals set by the state Legislature in 2008.

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  3. VIDEO: Owner of Coogan's Restaurant Fends Off Attack From Homeless ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | DNAinfo.com

    A homeless ex-con panhandling a few doors down from his shelter attacked the owner of a longstanding Washington Heights restaurant after the owner refused his demand for cash, police and the victim said. Aaron Kaalund, 53, approached Peter Walsh, the 68-year-old owner of Coogan's Restaurant , around 8 p.m. Thursday evening in front of the eatery at 4015 Broadway between West 168th and 169th streets, according to police and the Manhattan District Attorney.

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  4. Scorching heat grips U.S. from coast to coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  5. Governor promises to put a lid on carbon emissionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Crosscut.com

    On Tuesday, he ordered the Washington Department of Ecology Tuesday to begin a year-long public process of developing a regulatory cap on those emissions. First, his proposed cap on emissions will not include any taxes on polluters, which means this will not be an avenue to raise revenue like Inslee's proposed carbon emissions tax.

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  6. MFNW Preview: Beat ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Willamette Week

    For Reed Juenger, music has always been an interdisciplinary pursuit. Though Beat Connection began in earnest as a party-starting DJ duo at the University of Washington, his dorm-bound project has since blossomed into a four-piece that's all but left the house-party scene behind.

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  7. Paul Zittle & Pure Country To PerformRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    The concert will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will be held in the Memorial Park on Main Street, behind the town hall.

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  8. Quartermaster Harbor closed to shellfishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

    Due to high levels of Paralytic Shellfish Poison in the water, Quartermaster Harbor is now closed for shellfish harvesting. The Washington State Department of Health has prohibited recreational harvesting of all shellfish in the harbor: clams, geoduck, scallops, mussels, oysters, snails and other invertebrates.

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  9. Osh Kosh B'Gosh open in RichlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KEPR CBS 19

    The newest infant and toddler clothing store opened in Richland. Osh Kosh B'Gosh is right beside Target in the Queensgate area.

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  10. Gov. Inslee Seeks A Cap On Washington's CarbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday directed the state Department of Ecology to put a cap on carbon emissions by stepping up enforcement of existing pollution laws. In a news release, the governor announced he would use his authority under the Clean Air Act to reduce carbon pollution in the face of staunch opposition from Republicans and the oil industry to stronger legislative measures.

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  11. Keller Farm Wetland Mitigation BankRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    The City of Redmond purchased approximately 83 acres of floodplain on the Keller Farm to facilitate environmental restoration. The area in question is located north and west of Bear Creek and east of Avondale Road.

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  12. WA Gov. Inslee orders carbon regulation - Credit to youth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Daily Kos

    Washington Governor Jay Inslee today ordered the state Department of Ecology to place a regulatory cap on carbon emissions. While a successful youth lawsuit to spur such an action is not being given direct credit, it is hard not to see the connection.

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  13. New meat market up and running in West RichlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KEPR CBS 19

    A new West Richland meat market is offering locally-made products. Old Towne Meats is just off Kennedy Road.

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  14. Inslee seeks cap on carbon emissions, evading Legislature's 'poison pill'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Gov. Jay Inslee, in a policy initiative reflecting his convictions, has directed the state Department of Ecology to develop a plan for a regulatory cap on carbon emissions and to increase enforcement of Washington's existing pollution laws. The process of developing an emissions cap is expected to take about a year, placing the issue front and center in Washington's 2016 race for governor.

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  15. Washington governor seeks plan to limit carbon emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Bellingham Herald

    Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday directed the state Department of Ecology to develop a plan to cap carbon emissions in the state and to increase enforcement of existing pollution laws, saying that the state can't wait for legislative action to address climate change. "Carbon pollution and the climate change it causes pose a very real and existential threat to our state," Inslee said in a written statement.

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  16. 'A real threat': Gov. Inslee orders plan to limit carbon emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KEPR CBS 19

    Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday directed the state Department of Ecology to develop a plan to cap carbon emissions in the state and to increase enforcement of existing pollution laws, saying that the state can't wait for legislative action to address climate change. "Carbon pollution and the climate change it causes pose a very real and existential threat to our state," Inslee said in a written statement.

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  17. No Economic Recovery Available For Breach Of A Non-Compete Set Forth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | jdsupra.com

    Where a freely negotiated contract between two sophisticated companies included a provision barring an award of monetary relief for breach of contract, the court will enforce the provision as written and award no economic damages. CH2O, Inc. v.

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  18. Bypassing Legislature, Inslee turns to executive action on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Olympian

    Taking a page from President Barack Obama, Gov. Jay Inslee is bypassing reluctant lawmakers to combat climate change through regulation. But he opted against pursuing a low-carbon fuel standard that would have jeopardized mass-transit funding.

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  19. Inslee seeks plan to limit carbon emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | HeraldNet

    Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday directed the state Department of Ecology to develop a plan to cap carbon emissions in the state and to increase enforcement of existing pollution laws, saying that the state can't wait for legislative action to address climate change. "Carbon pollution and the climate change it causes pose a very real and existential threat to our state," Inslee said in a written statement.

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  20. Sidewalk Series: Seeing a bright future in MoscowRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Washington Times

    July 28 - The only corneal specialist on the Palouse has worked with countless numbers of patients during his career, but one in particular stands out to him. Dr. Shawn Richards recalled a man who came to his office years ago while he was working as an ophthalmologist in Denver.

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