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Puget Sound Orcas Circle Ferry Carrying Artifacts

A large pod of orcas in Puget Sound this week has been thrilling whale watchers.

CBS Seattle–10/31/2013

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Strike Notice Given By Puget Sound Grocery Workers

A union spokesman says four grocery chains with stores in the Puget Sound area have been given notice that 21,000 union workers could strike Monday evening if no contract agreement is reached.

10/18/2013

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State May Clamp Down On Octopus Hunting

Hunting giant Pacific octopuses in Puget Sound could be banned or restricted under regulations being considered by a Washington panel.

CBS Seattle–08/02/2013

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Vote Tuesday On State Ferry Hikes

The state Transportation Commission is set to vote Tuesday on increasing fares for state ferries. The proposed fare hikes of about 6 percent would be phased in over the next year.

CBS Seattle–07/30/2013

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Feds: Leave Starving Puget Sound Seal Pup Alone

It might be agonizing to watch a harbor seal pup that appears to be starving, but “rescuing” it would be unnatural and could do more harm than good, a spokesman for the National Marine Fisheries Service said.

07/26/2013

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Hearings Set For Potential Ferry Fare Increase

The state Transportation Commission is holding five public hearings on proposed increases in ferry fares.

CBS Seattle–07/08/2013

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Two Injured In South King County Marina Fire

Firefighters say a boat fire on Puget Sound that injured two people spread from one fiberglass hull to another until 12 vessels were destroyed or damaged.

1090 The Fan–06/24/2013

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Army Corps Won’t Do Overall Study Of Coal Exports

An official with the Army Corps of Engineers told a Congressional committee Tuesday it doesn’t plan a broad environmental study on exporting coal from the Western United States.

CBS Seattle–06/18/2013

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Guide to Memorial Day Weekend Fun in Puget Sound

Hanging around Puget Sound for this 3-day weekend? There’s plenty of activities right here all weekend long.

CBS Seattle–05/23/2013

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First Cruise Ship Of Season Stops In Seattle

The first cruise ship of the season sailed into Elliott Bay in Seattle Wednesday morning under blue skies and sunshine.

CBS Seattle–05/01/2013

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