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  1. There's nothing wrong with the classic D.C. question, 'What do you do?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Washington Post

    ... he once sold. (Photo By DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI/De Agostini/Getty Images) People have all sorts of reasons for hating Washington - the cost of living, the traffic, the summer humidity - but near the top of the list is this: In Washington, the first ...

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  2. WA man arrested after third pursuit within 7 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office said a Washington man was arrested on a multitude of charges Sunday after three pursuits within seven hours. Coeur d'Alene police and the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office responded to the area of Northwest Boulevard and Ironwood drive around 7:30 Sunday morning on reports of a reckless driver.

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  3. Bathroom billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Bellingham Herald

    I believe a peculiar feature of Whatcom County politics is that, despite broad support for robust personal freedoms on the left and right, a particularly draconian and discriminatory streak runs through the work of some politicians when it comes to issues of gender and sexuality. State Sen. Ericksen and other Washington politicians who have recently introduced anti-transgender and anti-gay bills should stop clinging to the bigotry that characterized a past era and join those of us who respect people regardless of how they identify.

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  4. Eye on Clallam: County to review administrator's performance MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... will begin with the county treasurer's 2016 tax and timber report. Other agenda items include: An agreement with Washington Teamsters Welfare Trust for medical, dental and vision benefits to non-bargaining unit employees. A past costs consent decree ...

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  5. Road Rules: Are bike helmets required? Bike lights? Licenses?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Bellingham Herald

    ... of Licensing to apply for a bicycle license, since those are not even options. The mandatory insurance law in Washington applies to registered vehicles (and even then has a few exceptions, including motorcycles), so bicycles are exempt from ...

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  6. Washington Wine Industry Foundation bringing Mardi Gras to the Toyota CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Washington Wine Industry Foundation will host a Mardi Gras Party on Fat Tuesday at the Toyota Center. It is Mardi Gras season and it is not just celebrated down south, but it will also happen in the Tri-Cities.

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  7. Former US Attorney General Eric Holder negotiating MTN fineRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... in President Barack Obama's Cabinet from 2009 to 2015, when he returned to practice with Covington & Burling, a Washington law firm that specializes in international regulatory practices. The commission fined MTN Nigeria for failing to deactivate ...

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  8. WIAA taps Monroe High sophomore for Athletes of the Week honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association named Monroe High School sophomore Colby Kyle as one of 12 Athletes of the Week last week for his achievements in basketball. Kyle was nominated by a community member for his 21 points, 15 rebounds and five blocked shots during Monroe's winning game over Mariner High.

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  9. Heather Mac Donald discusses "Chicago's Real Crime Story"Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2010 | City Journal

    ... Agency, whose function was to agitate against big-city mayors for more welfare benefits and services for blacks. Washington poverty warriors, eager to demonstrate their radical bona fides, funneled hundreds of thousands of dollars into Chicago's ...

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  10. Recruiting Roundup: 5-star CB Cuts List to 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | UW Dawg Pound

    The 11th overall ranked prospect,according to Scout, in the 2017 class has trimmed his list to 7 and Washington made the cut. 5-star CB Darnay Holmes has already visited UW unofficially and plans to make his decision on June 23rd.

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  11. Former Washington judge seeks compensation after convictions overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... of a political vendetta by a judge he unseated. Hecht fulfilled all the terms of his sentence, but in 2014 the Washington Appeals Court overturned his convictions, saying he didn't receive a fair trial. His attorney is seeking reimbursement of legal ...

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  12. Outdoor writer Dave Graybill offers insight on north-central Washington steelhead fishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Seattle Times

    The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has announced the expansion of steelhead fishing on the Wenatchee and Icicle rivers. On the Wenatchee River anglers may now fish from the Icicle Road Bridge to 400 feet below Tumwater Dam.

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  13. Lake Washington continues cominance, wins KingCo championship | Prep gymnasticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | King County Journal

    After sweeping through the regular season competition, the Lake Washington High School gymnastics team topped all at the 2A/3A KingCo championships on Saturday at Bellevue High School. Lake Washington won with a team score of 154.925 to advance to next week's Sea-King district tournament.

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  14. Islanders second at KingCo championships, advance to districts | Prep gymnasticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Mercer Island Reporter

    The Mercer Island gymnastics team earned a spot in next week's Sea-King district tournament, after placing second at the 2A/3A KingCo championships Saturday, Feb. 6 at Bellevue High School. The Islanders were runners-up with a team score of 144.9. The 2A/3A KingCo league champion Lake Washington Kangs won with a score of 154.925.

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  15. N.H. crossdresser supports Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Washington Blade

    "I'm all for it," Jim told the Washington Blade during a brief interview at the Breezeway, a gay bar in downtown Manchester. Jim, who did not provide their last name, nodded in agreement when the Blade asked about Trump's controversial comments on immigration and other issues. 3 comments

  16. Google Self-Driving Cars May Motor To LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | InformationWeek

    ... announced it was expanding its testing plans stateside by bringing their automated Lexus RX450h SUVs to Kirkland, Washington. "After self-driving 1.4 million miles, we're ready to give our cars more experience driving new environments, traffic ...

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  17. The word Republicans and Democrats want to ownRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Stars and Stripes

    ... movements use it as their raison d'Aatre. Conservatives use it to mock the liberal "elites" and government in Washington. Everything, it seems, is rigged - from banks to tax codes and criminal prosecutions. Elizabeth Warren put the word into ... 1 comment

  18. Learn how navigate a boat at boater education classes that start soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Seattle Times

    Boaters and anglers are required in Washington to possess a valid State Boaters Card while on the waters across the state, and the USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 12 in Edmonds is offering some classes in February and March. The Boating Skills and Seamanship is a 12-week course that meets 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday evenings beginning Feb. 25. The class covers all aspects of boating, and is good for both novice and experienced boaters.

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  19. Top Workplaces 2016: We're open for nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Oregonian

    For the fifth year in a row, The Oregonian and Oregonlive are working with our research partners at Pennsylvania-based Workplace Dynamics to identify the top workplaces in Oregon and Southwest Washington. "Top," in this case, as in happiest.

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  20. Weather Eye: Later sunsets coming as spring approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Columbian

    ... were followed by a strong Pineapple Express Feb. 4-8 with melting snow and ice causing the rivers to overflow in Washington and Oregon. The Cowlitz River had its highest floodwater height on record that first week of February 1996. I remember ...

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