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WA Governor Says Health Care Analysis Confirms Worst Fears
OLYMPIA  (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says say that a nonpartisan analysis of the Republican plan to replace the national health care law "confirms our worst fears."
Monday's report by the Congressional Budget Office projects that 14 million people nationwide would lose coverage next y…
Starbucks Plans to Double Stores in China in 5 Years
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is pushing ahead with its expansion into China and says it is on track to having 5,000 stores there by 2021, more than doubling the number of coffee shops it currently has in the country.
The coffee chain is looking to China to fuel the company's growth...
Engineering Lab to Hire 850 in Whitman County Expansion
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — An engineering lab is planning to add about 850 jobs as part of its expansion in Pullman.
The Spokesman-Review reports that Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories is planning a multi-million dollar expansion during the next year it its Pullman campus. The...
Oregon Medical Flight Company Takes Over Northwest MedStar
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — An Oregon-based nonprofit air ambulance company is taking over Northwest MedStar, creating one large medical flight network across Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana.
The Spokesman-Review reports the move means Life Flight Network will eventually operate a network of 22…
Britain Seeks NFL Franchise in London Within 5 Years
LONDON (AP) — Britain's treasury chief hopes the NFL will put a permanent franchise in London within five years.
Chancellor George Osborne pushed his case for establishing an NFL team in London during a meeting Friday with owners, executives and former star players...
NHL Expansion Hopefuls Still Drawing Interest
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UNDATED (AP) — Las Vegas and Quebec City have advanced to the second of three phases in their bids to land NHL expansion franchises. Both bidding groups made the announcement through social media as they hope to expand the league to 32 teams, although the league isn't expecte…
$10 Million Application Fee for an NHL expansion
It looks like things are heating up in the subject of Seattle getting a team in the NBA and NHL.
A few days ago, ESPN and other sports news outlets reports that Las Vegas or Seattle are in the running the Arizona Coyotes. The owners of the Coyotes chose Las Vegas...
New Additions to Kiwanis Park
Ten years of planning. 7 years of actual work. That's how much that has gone into renovation and expansion at Yakima's 34 acre Kiwanis park.   The latest addition, three baseball fields will be dedicated this Saturday.  Yakima City Spokesman Randy Beeler says a number of clu…

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