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Police: 2 Dead In Washington Workplace Shooting

Police say two people were shot and killed Monday at a Vancouver business park, briefly prompting a lockdown at a nearby school.

02/03/2014

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Pilot Program Encourages Phones At School

Chugiak, Eagle River and East high schools, along with Romig Middle School in Anchorage, Alaska, are participating in a pilot program that will allow students to use smartphones, laptops and tablets for educational uses.

CBS Seattle–08/19/2013

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Student Suspended After Pretending To Shoot Classmates With Hands

A local middle school student was suspended for the remainder of the school year after he pretended to shoot at other students in the hallway with his hands.

CBS Seattle–06/12/2013

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Best Mid-Winter Break Activities for Kids in Seattle

President’s Day weekend can be long in the Puget Sound area, but not if you have friends, snacks and activities! Grab your coat and your kids and plan some play dates! Keep away the mid-winter break blues!

02/04/2013

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Several Local Districts Win $40 Million Grant

The U.S. Department of Education has announced that seven school districts in King County have won a $40 million grant.

CBS Seattle–12/11/2012

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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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Best High Performance Racing Schools in the NW

Want to learn how to drive fast? Want to race, or gain high performance skills? Here are the top notch NW schools that can give you a thrilling behind the wheel experience!

07/24/2012

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Best Independent Music Stores

Do you have a budding musician at home? Whether it’s the drums, guitar, saxophone or violin, there are local, independent music stores that have all the expertise you need to help your little music prodigy. Here are some of our favorites.

07/16/2012

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Best of Bike Week Events in Puget Sound

Celebrate Bike Week this week and ride with Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn, take the kids on a Safari Ride, celebrate the Centennial Trail or Bike to Work on May 18! There are lots of fun and healthy ways to get pedaling this week in Puget Sound.

05/14/2012

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Anaheim Superintendent Picked for Seattle Schools

The Seattle School Board is asking Anaheim School Superintendent Jose Banda to lead the Seattle school district.

04/30/2012

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