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Shutdown Effect: Patrons Stopping At Olympic National Park Face $125 Fine

According to the Peninsula Daily News, three people have received $125 citations for “Violation of Closure” because they entered the Olympic National Park during its closure

1090 The Fan–10/15/2013

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Explore Washington: Free Day at WA State Parks

You can spend MLK Jr Day enjoying nature at one of Washington’s beautiful national parks. Enter one of five national parks for FREE on January 21, one of Washington State National Parks’ fee free days!

01/14/2013

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Best Road Trips in WA November 9 – 12

Just a short trip from Seattle, you can see other parts of our beautiful state. Take part in a festival, Veteran’s Day parade or other fun activity for your family. Just hop in the car and go!

11/07/2012

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Guide to Military Discounts on Veterans Day Around the Sound

Our military and their families can enjoy special discounts on zoos, museums, car washes and more over Veteran’s Day weekend, November 10 – 12. Be sure to thank our military members past and present for their service!

11/05/2012

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Best WA Wildflower Hikes

Little crocuses are beginning to bloom, giving away the first signs of spring. During spring and summer, Washington’s wildflowers are a beautiful sight for photographers, campers and hikers.

03/09/2012

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President To Sign Land Deal For Quileute Tribe

PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) — Congressman Norm Dicks’ office says President Obama could sign the land deal with the Quileute Tribe as soon as Friday. The agreement that passed Congress this month will allow the […]

02/15/2012

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Today’s Countdown To Summer Destination Is Olympic National Park

Looking to plan a getaway this summer? Want to go somewhere close but spectacular? Look no further than the Olympic Peninsula and the Olympic National Park! This area includes literally every kind of environment you […]

1090 The Fan–06/03/2011