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File photo of people gathered outside of the Washington state capitol building in Olympia, Wash. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Senate Passes $15 Billion Transportation Package

The 16-year plan includes a gas tax

03/02/2015

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Senate Passes Bill To Ban Marijuana Vending Machines

The Washington state Senate has passed a bill to forbid selling marijuana through a drive-through window or in a vending machine

CBS Seattle–03/02/2015

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Police: Couple Accused Of Raiding Seahawks Fans’ Vehicles

Police say they believe a 20-year-old man shattered the windows of four different vehicles and grabbed backpacks, Seahawks gear, clothing and computers

CBS Seattle–03/02/2015

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Governor Signs Medal Of Valor Bill For Oso Rescuers

Previously, the medal of valor could only be given to one recipient for taking action to save one or more lives

CBS Seattle–03/02/2015

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Woodland Park Zoo Sending Elephants To Oklahoma City

The Woodland Park Zoo announced Friday that it will send its two endangered Asian elephants, Bamboo and Chai, to the Oklahoma City Zoo so they can be part of a larger social herd

02/27/2015

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Marijuana Store Defying Pierce County Ban

A co-owner of a recreational marijuana store says it will open Saturday in Parkland despite a Pierce County ban on marijuana businesses

02/27/2015

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Few Inches Of Snow Falling In Washington Mountains

Forecasters expect skies to clear Saturday for a mostly sunny day, breezy in places and cool, with some lows in the 30s across Washington.

CBS Seattle–02/27/2015

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Harold Scoggins Named New Seattle Fire Chief

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray introduced Glendale, California, Fire Chief Harold Scoggins on Wednesday as the new fire chief in Seattle

CBS Seattle–02/25/2015

File photo of people gathered outside of the Washington state capitol building in Olympia, Wash. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Washington Judges Weigh Warrantless Searches Of Records

The justices heard arguments over whether that’s a violation of privacy protections in the state Constitution

CBS Seattle–02/24/2015

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House Panel Advances Bill To Split Seattle School District

The House Education Committee approved the proposal by two Seattle lawmakers on a vote of 16-5, and it now moves on to the full House for consideration.

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015

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Cale Holdsworth, in town from Kansas to visit family, celebrates after purchasing two grams of marijuana strain "OG's Pearl" for $26.50 at Top Shelf Cannabis, a retail marijuana store, on July 8, 2014 in Bellingham, Washington. Top Shelf Cannabis was the first retail marijuana store to open today in Washington state, nearly a year and a half after the state's voters chose to legalize marijuana.  (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Washington Pot Shops: Opening Day

People began purchasing marijuana at 8 a.m. at Bellingham’s Top Shelf Cannabis

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Seattle Bike To Work Day

Scenes from Seattle’s Bike to Work Day on May 16, 2014!

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Sub Pop’s Sea-Tac Store Grand Opening

Get a first look at Sub Pop Records’ new retail store in Sea-Tac

Twenty-four Killed, Many Missing After Major Washington State Mudslide

Latest From The Devastating Slide

The recovery effort continues in Oso as crews deal with restoring the town and families cope with tragedy.

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