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Measure Paves Way For WSU Medical School

House Bill 1559 eliminates a restriction dating from 1917 that gives the University of Washington in Seattle the exclusive right to operate a public medical school in the state of Washington

CBS Seattle–13 hours ago

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Spokane Officer Heading Home Makes Bank Robbery Arrest

A Spokane, Washington, police officer was on his way home from work when he heard the call about a bank robbery.

CBS Seattle–03/25/2015

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Legislature OKs Bill Paving Way For WSU Medical School

A nearly-century old restriction giving the University of Washington in Seattle the exclusive right to operate a public medical school in the state of Washington was removed by the Legislature on Wednesday

CBS Seattle–03/25/2015

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House Passes Bill For Spokane-Based WSU Medical School

The House has passed a bill that paves the way for a new Washington State University medical school in Spokane.

CBS Seattle–03/10/2015

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Man Accused Of Using Seahawks’ Names To Obtain Narcotics

The borrowed names include Sherman, Okung, Harvin, Largent, Marino and Bledsoe

CBS Seattle–03/04/2015

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Feds Drop Prosecution In Medical Marijuana Case

The Justice Department has dropped its case against a 70-year-old man charged in a northeastern Washington marijuana grow after he was recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015

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Washington State Panel Mulls Bill To Trim Vaccine Exemptions

Personal or philosophical opposition to vaccines would not be an authorized exemption for the parents of school-age children under a measure that received a public hearing before a House committee on Tuesday

CBS Seattle–02/17/2015

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Teenager Pleads Guilty In Beating Death Of WWII Veteran

A 17-year-old pleaded guilty Wednesday to murder in the beating death of 88-year-old Delbert Belton, a World War II veteran who survived the battle of Okinawa but was killed in a robbery outside a Washington state bar in 2013.

CBS Seattle–01/07/2015

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Thieves Steal Stained Glass From Church

In addition to the stained glass windows, four large, hand-carved decorative eggs were taken

CBS Seattle–12/08/2014

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Spokane Care Home Issued Numerous Citations

Federal regulators have cited a state-run home for people with disabilities for a long list of violations, including strapping residents to chairs in front of TVs and forcing them to face a wall for hours at a time.

CBS Seattle–11/25/2014

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