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Record Crop Might Not Get to Central America Due to Labor Woes

Growers say labor woes at major West Coast sea ports have slowed the export of a record crop of Washington apples and endangered big Christmas season shipments of the fruit to Central America.

Delays have also hit shipments of autos, smartphones and numerous other products as longshoremen and shippers try to hammer out a new contract involving work at 29 West Coast ports

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Class Size Initiative Backers Declare Victory

Backers of a measure limiting class sizes in Washington state are declaring victory.

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Fourth Teen Dies from Marysville Shooting

Another of the teenagers wounded in a Washington state high school shooting has died, raising to five the number of fatalities after a student opened fire in the cafeteria two weeks ago.

Officials at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle said 15-year-old Andrew Fryberg died Friday evening

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Supporters of Expanded Background Checks Branching Out

Washington voters decisively backed expanded background checks for guns, a victory for advocates of stricter gun laws who say they will use the momentum from to pursue similar measures in other states

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Classroom Size Initiative Too Close to Call

Early returns show no clear decision yet on an initiative that would limit class sizes in Washington state.

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Expanded Background Checks Passes, Competing Measure in Limbo

Voters have passed a measure to expand background checks on gun sales and transfers in Washington state.

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Two Suspects Sought in Toppenish Armed Robbery

Toppenish police say two men used a firearm to rob a South Elm Street business early Tuesday morning.

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State Congressional Races to Impact Governor’s Agenda

The key question hanging over legislative races today is which party will lead the state Senate for the next two years, a result that will have a role in defining the second-half of Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee's term

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NW Airlines Noted For On-Time Departures – Dave’s Diary

The Yakima City Council is working with the local airport staff to help raise local boardings a few percentage points so we can convince Alaska Air to put in another flight or two. So far so good: boardings are up. 

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Columbia Circut Rodeo Action Returns to the Sundome — Dave’s Diary

Hello, Rodeo!  Welcome home!  Following a 15-year absence, the top rodeo in the Northwest, the Columbia River Circuit Finals Rodeo, is set for Friday and Saturday, Nov. 7-8, at the Yakima Valley SunDome.

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