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WSU Sends 27 Up and Oregon State’s Drew Rasmussen Sends 27 Down In a Perfect Game

The home field hospitality of the Oregon State Beavers was not warm to the Washington State Cougars Saturday afternoon. Over 2,700 fans witnessed the first perfect game in Beavers history at Coleman

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USDA Reports Show Animal Mistreatment at Seattle Children’s Hospital Lab

SEATTLE (AP) — Animals used in experiments at Seattle Children's Research Institute were denied proper care, according to inspection reports from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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A Year After the Mudslide, Oso is Healing — But Scars Remain

DARRINGTON (AP) -- The new sign for Steelhead Drive is fresh green with white lettering. But the road it announces is a mere stub of pavement, ending in a massive gray-and-brown scab of mud, clay and broken timber where a rural Washington state neighborhood once sat

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Reminder: Washington Drivers Have to Remove Studded Tires by March 31

 

As spring approaches across the state, the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) reminds drivers to remove their studded tires by midnight Sunday, March 31.

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Mudslides Make Train Schedules Slippery Between Seattle, Everett

SEATTLE (AP) -- Heavy weekend rain has caused mudslides around western Washington, including a handful that have stopped passenger train service between Seattle and the city of Everett, about 25 miles north

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Judge Refuses to Block Seattle’s New Minimum Wage Rules

SEATTLE (AP) -- A federal judge on Tuesday cleared the way for Seattle's new minimum wage law to take effect as planned next month, rejecting claims by franchises of big national chains that it discriminates against them

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Trial Considers Where Mentally Ill Can Be Held While They Await Evaluations

SEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge has deemed unconstitutional Washington's practice of holding mentally ill people in jails while they await competency evaluations and treatment.

And during a trial that starts Monday, lawyers for mentally ill defendants and the state will try to find a remedy

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Mild Winter Lets Road Crews Start Clearing Passes Early

OLYMPIA (AP) -- After a mild winter with relatively little snowfall, road crews are already getting to work clearing some of Washington's mountain passes.

The state Department of Transportation says work's underway to clear Chinook Pass on State Route 410 and Cayuse Pass on State Route 123

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Old Japanese Sword Among Stash in Busted King County House

COVINGTON (AP) -- A King County sheriff's spokesman says officers have found a stash of stolen property in a south county house. Among the items found is a World War II Japanese katana-style sword.

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WSU Officials Respond to Fraternity Racial Incident

 

About 100 people met with Washington State University president Elson Floyd this week to discuss a February incident when a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity allegedly made a racial slur against a group of young black women.

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