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Washington Becomes 42nd State to Allow Charter Schools

Washington voters have narrowly approved an initiative that clears the way for up to 40 charter schools to be opened in the state over the next five years.

11/12/2012

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Flynn to Start Again as QB for Seahawks; Come See Training Camp August 15

Matt Flynn will get his second straight preseason start for the Seattle Seahawks with rookie Russell Wilson expected to play the second half on Saturday in Denver. Plus, come see Flynn, Wilson and the rest of the Seahawks in training camp on Wednesday, August 15 in Renton!

08/14/2012

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Supporters Flood Public SODO Arena Forum

Droves of supporters for a proposed new arena that could bring back the NBA to Seattle turned out at a public forum put on by the Seattle City Council and King County Council.

07/20/2012

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Investor Addresses Seattle City Council About New Arena

Arena investor Chris Hansen has been questioned by the Seattle City Council about his proposal for a new arena that could lead to the return of the NBA.

06/20/2012

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Redhook Brewery Remembers Mt St Helens with Haul Ash Bike Ride

Kick-off the cycling season this Sunday, May 20 with Redhook Brewery’s 17th annual Haul Ash Tour De Brew. Haul Ash commemorates the 1980 eruption of Mt. St. Helens. Over the years, Haul Ash has become a great tradition for local cyclists and Redhook enthusiasts alike.

05/18/2012

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Seattle City Council Protects Breastfeeding Mothers

It’s already against Washington state law to discriminate against public breastfeeding, but the Seattle City Council on Monday specifically made it illegal for businesses and other entities to ask nursing moms to stop, cover up or move to a different location in public areas.

04/09/2012

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School Dollars Under Watchful Eye of WA State Supreme Court

The Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the state isn’t meeting its constitutional obligation to amply pay for basic public education, but the justices gave an endorsement to the reform work the Legislature has already started.

01/05/2012

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Some Seattle Residents Told to Boil Drinking Water

Some residents of southeast Seattle have been advised to boil their tap water until tests confirm it is safe to drink, following a water pipe break.

01/04/2012

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SNAP! It’s Time for Emergency Preparedness

Are you ready for “the big one” promised us in the Pacific Northwest? Or any other disaster for that matter?

09/15/2011

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