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Washington State Ferries Temporarily Renamed After Seahawks

If your Super Bowl plans on Sunday include travel on Washington state ferries, you can step aboard the "M/V Russell Wilson" or possibly the "M/V Marshawn Lynch."

Gov. Jay Inslee has directed that the ferries be temporarily renamed in honor of the Seattle Seahawks

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Cigar Bars Could Return to Washington State

For the fourth time since a smoking ban took effect, Washington state is seeing a movement to give cigar lovers state-regulated places to smoke.

A bill passed unanimously Thursday by the Commerce and Gaming Committee of the Washington state House would legalize cigar bars and smoking rooms in tobacco shops, allowing 115 new venues to smoke pipes and cigars

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Indictment Handed Down to People Who Stole from Yakama Nation Scholarship Fund

Fifteen people have been accused of stealing $179,000 worth of scholarships from the Yakama Nation Higher Education Program.

An indictment in federal court in Yakima says they were awarded 67 checks for studies at colleges and universities that reported the students had never enrolled or completed coursework

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Teenager Dies at Mission Ridge

The Chelan County sheriff says a 17-year-old boy has been fatally injured in a skiing accident at the Mission Ridge ski area.

Sheriff Brian Burnett said the Chelan teen was skiing Friday with a friend when the friend saw him lose control, leave a ski run and plunge down an embankment, ending up among some trees

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AG Wants Smoking Age Increased In Washington State

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Attorney General Bob Ferguson wants to make Washington state the first in the country where no one under 21 can have tobacco.

In a news conference Wednesday afternoon, Ferguson and lawmakers from the state House and Senate announced bills that would move the state's smoking age of 18 to 21, following the lead of several cities and counties nationwide

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Dance Quake Bigger Than Beast Quake

SEATTLE (AP) -- Earthquake experts with the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network have analyzed the CenturyLink Field shaking during the Seahawks' win over the Packers in Sunday's NFC title game. The experts say the biggest event was caused by all the jumping and dancing that followed the touchdown and 2-point conversion as Seattle rallied at the end of regulation time

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