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Gov. Gregoire Opens WA Exhibit at Farnborough Air Show

Gov. Chris Gregoire is in London to open the Washington exhibit at the Farnborough Air Show, and she says she’s already received word from companies that plan to expand in the state.

07/09/2012

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Wildfires Coming Late to WA in 2012

Unlike the nation’s interior West, wildfire season in Washington state is forecast to get a late start and be relatively mild. But officials say that doesn’t mean the state is not in danger of destructive blazes and this week’s hot weather has already ushered in a wildfire near Chelan.

07/07/2012

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Best Weekend Road Trips in WA July 6 – 8

The Fourth may be over by Saturday, but summer fun has just begun! Head to more firework displays, festivals, art shows, marketplaces and farmland excitement for you and the kids! It’s all just a car ride away.

07/03/2012

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Best Strawberry U-Pick in Puget Sound

Finally! We’ve been waiting all spring for those ripe, juicy berries. With an extra wet season and not a lot of sunshine, the strawberries are finally ready for picking. Here are some of our favorite spots.

06/29/2012

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Best Weekend Road Trip Adventures June 29 – July 1

Want to get out of town this weekend? Whether it’s a drive to see gorgeous NW gardens, or sand sculptures or 3-on-3 basketball, here are some events worth the drive.

06/26/2012

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Last Rescued Climber Leaves Mount Rainier

The last of four Waco, Texas, climbers rescued on Mount Rainier in an effort that cost a ranger his life walked down off the Washington peak on Friday while blizzard conditions high on the mountain delayed efforts to retrieve the body.

06/22/2012

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Boudia Leads 10M Semis at US Diving Trials in Federal Way

In a three-way battle of perfect marks, David Boudia outdid Nick McCrory and Thomas Finchum to lead the 10-meter platform semifinals at the U.S. diving trials on Tuesday night.

06/20/2012

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Best British Inspired Stores in Puget Sound

Want to snack on biscuits and tea like the Londoners do while you cheer on Team USA during the 2012 Summer Olympics? Here are some of our favorite British inspired shops in Puget Sound for your UK fix.

06/20/2012

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Best Weekend Road Trips in WA June 22 – 24

From Blues and Brews to garden tours, car and art shows and a motorcycle rally, there are plenty of reasons to hit the road and see what the rest of WA has to offer!

06/19/2012

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Best June Wine Events in Western WA

Wine and music, dancing, cooking and fundraising are all part of the fun events happening in June in the Woodinville Wine Country. Head out to sip and savor the beginning of summer in Western WA.

06/05/2012

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