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State of State Address Touches on Transportation, Education and More

Washington Governor Jay Inslee made the annual State of the State address Tuesday in Olympia.

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Newhouse To Serve As Vice Chair For Energy

The 114th U.S. Congress has convened and newly elected 4thDistrict Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-Wash.) has been named vice chairman of the Energy Subcommittee for the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology. 

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Taxes, Education Highlight Busy 2015 Legislative Session for State

The 105-day legislative session begins Monday with the expectation that it could be a tough few months for lawmakers who return to town under a contempt order by a state Supreme Court that has grown increasingly more impatient with their progress on fixing the way the state pays for basic education.

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Kennewick Police Rule Toddler’s Death Homicide

Kennewick police are investigating after a 2-year-old boy's death last month was ruled a homicide.

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Idaho Shooting Suspect Found to Have Multiple Guns

Idaho police say they found five guns and a laptop computer in the vehicle of a man suspected of killing three people in a shooting spree Saturday.

John Lee was arrested following a high-speed chase in nearby Washington state

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It’s Now Or Never To Catch A Glimpse of Comet Lovejoy — Dave’s Diary

Well maybe not "never"  but how about 100 centuries!  Central Washington University Sky Watchers are saying we should enjoy a good view of the Comet Lovejoy, or C/2014 Q2, which should be visible to the unaided eye under good conditions for the next 10 days

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Congress Starts 2015 Tackling Education on Monday

The state education budget isn't the only topic up for debate in Olympia this legislative season, but money for schools will likely dominate the conversation.

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Seattle Top Spot For Job Changers – Dave’s Diary

On the big list of New Year’s resolutions, right behind “get in shape” is “get a better job”.  With the economy on the rise nonfarm employment expected to grow by nearly 220,000 jobs per month and unemployment to fall to 5

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Agriculture Made Billions for Washington in 2013

The state's top farm crops, including apples, milk and wheat, were worth $4.5 billion to farmers in 2013.

That's according to information recently released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

The Tri-City Herald reports that at least six of the state's 10 most valuable crops saw gains in 2013

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Missing Dog Flown Back to Seattle from Pittsburgh

Penny the missing pup has been reunited with her Washington state owners after a cross-country trek that led her to the Pittsburgh area.

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