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DNR wants $2.9 million for landslide study 5 years after Oso disaster

The state Department of Natural Resources has asked the legislature for funding to study the Oso slide area in addition to efforts to map landslide risk across the state.

        

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UW ousts Utah State 78-61 in first round of NCAA Tournament

The Dawgs will keep dancing after a 78-61 win over Utah State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

        

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Washington flu activity surges in unusual late-season burst

Flu activity is surging with hospitalizations and deaths rising sharply over the past several weeks.

        

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800 bus routes move to Seattle streets starting Saturday

The next phase of the 'Seattle Squeeze' takes more than 800 daily bus routes from the transit tunnel onto downtown city streets.

        

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Gov. Inslee: We can't let companies like Boeing push us around

Gov. Jay Inslee says that while he supported a huge tax break for Boeing, he wasn't happy about it.

        

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Eastside school’s use of technology captures international attention

A King County school is attracting international attention by utilizing technology to bolster learning for all students.

        

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Rapid bus line connecting Bothell, Everett to launch Sunday

The Swift Green Line will have buses running every 10 minutes connecting Bothell and Everett.

        

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Union wants Michelle Obama to ensure Tacoma book event workers are treated fairly

A Washington theater workers union that’s been in contract negotiations since 2015 has asked Michelle Obama to use her platform to support workers staffing her Tacoma book event on Sunday.

        

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Mariners prospect suspended 100 games after failing drug of abuse test

Outfielder Eric Filia was suspended 100 games following a third positive drug of abuse test. Filia served a 50-game suspension last season.

        

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Eyman pushes $30 car tabs after Washington overcharged hundreds of drivers

Tim Eyman believes the state’s errors in calculating annual car tab fees gives his initiative for $30 fees more credibility.

        

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