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From The Start, Dreamliner Program Was Rushed

Scott Mayerowitz chronicles the Boeing 787 Dreamliner project.

CBS Seattle–01/25/2013

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Amazon Aims To Get Its Kindle In The Classroom

Seattle-based Amazon.com Inc. has launched a new service to help schools and workplaces manage Kindles used by students and employees — sending out e-books or blocking certain types of activities, for example.

10/17/2012

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WA Now Uses Fingerprint Analysis to ID Illegal Immigrants

A federal program that uses fingerprint analysis to identify illegal immigrants in county jails has been activated for Washington state. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman Andre Munoz says the program went live on Tuesday.

04/04/2012

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Report: School Turnaround Program Mostly Failing in WA

Researchers at the University of Washington say the federal school turnaround program is mostly failing in Washington state, even though teachers and administrators are trying their best to make a difference for kids.

03/29/2012

Taye Diggs Hosts First-Of-Its-Kind Virtual Book Reading Event For Dogs

Reading With Rover – Literacy, Kids and Dogs

Sometimes, kids need a little help when it comes to reading. Through the Reading with Rover program, they can read to man’s best friend without correction or judgement. The kids get more comfortable reading, and the dogs seem to enjoy it too.

12/16/2011

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WA Area Farmers’ Markets To Have Wine and Beer Tastings

A new pilot program, announced by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, would allow samples of Washington’s beer and wines for public tasting at area farmers’ markets.

07/27/2011

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Summer Fun at King County Libraries

Keep your kids reading and writing (and playing!) this summer with one of the many King County Library Programs for ages 2 – 18!

07/16/2011