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File photo of a wheat field. (credit: THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawsuits Over Monsanto Wheat Centralized In Kansas

A lawsuit filed in Arkansas against Monsanto over the May 2013 discovery of an isolated field of genetically engineered wheat in Oregon has now landed in federal court in Kansas.

CBS Seattle–06/13/2014

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Washington Rates For Health Insurance Raise In 2015

People who buy their own health insurance in Washington state can expect rates to go up in 2015, but probably not as fast as insurance costs increased in the years before federal health care reform took effect.

CBS Seattle–06/12/2014

File photo of a sewage treatment plant. (Photo by CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/GettyImages)

Washington-BC Relationship Tainted By Victoria Sewage

Victoria’s long-delayed sewage treatment plans have become an international irritant, with Washington state demanding the British Columbia government step in to stop the flow of raw waste into the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

CBS Seattle–06/12/2014

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EPA: Washington Must Cut Emissions By 72 Percent

Washington state would be expected to cut carbon emissions from its power plants by about 72 percent under the Obama Administration’s proposal to tackle global warming.

CBS Seattle–06/02/2014

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Authorities: Man Plotted To Blow Up Walmart Store, 2 Gas Stations To Go On Bank-Robbery Spree

Police say Larry Gillette planned to blow up a Wal-Mart and two gas stations to divert police while he went on a robbery spree.

04/29/2014

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Report: Washington Has 2nd-Most Marijuana-Related Pet Health Claims

Washington’s pets have the second-most health claims related to marijuana toxicity and THC ingestion in the United States, according to Seattle pet insurer Trupanion.

CBS Seattle–04/28/2014

USGS says the Earthquake was in centered in the Pacific Ocean off the northwest corner of Vancouver Island. (NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images)

Magnitude 6.7 Quake Off British Columbia Coast 

Earthquake centered off the northwest corner of Vancouver Island.

04/23/2014

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Snohomish County To Get $7.6 Million From FEMA 

Payment comes as President Obama tours landslide area.

04/22/2014

Attorney General Bob Ferguson alleged that Dish Network charged customers an extra dollar to cover its cost for higher business taxes, but did not notify customers about the fee. (Getty Images)

Dish Network To Refund $2 Million To Washington Customers 

Attorney general alleged the satellite TV company charged customers an extra dollar to recoup costs for higher business tax.

04/15/2014

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911 Emergency Phone Service Fully Restored Statewide After Being Down For Hours

After being down for hours, the 911 emergency phone service has been fully restored statewide, KIRO-TV reports.

04/10/2014

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