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Couple killed by falling concrete slab were youth ministers

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 11:32
BONNEY LAKE, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state couple who died when a large concrete slab fell from a highway overpass onto their pickup truck were youth ministers in their 20s and parents to a 6-month-old baby also killed in the freak accident.

Obama to remove Cuba from state sponsor of terror list

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 08:42
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, a key step in his bid to normalize relations between the two countries.

Couple killed by falling concrete slab were youth ministers

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 06:23
A Washington state couple who died when a large concrete slab fell from a highway overpass onto their pickup truck were youth ministers in their 20s and parents to a 6-month-old baby also killed in the ...

Washington House votes for powdered alcohol prohibition

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 01:51
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The Washington state House of Representatives has voted to ban powdered alcohol for all but research purposes. In a 91-6 vote Monday, the chamber voted to prohibit possession, sale and use of powdered alcohol, which an Arizona-based company has announced plans to sell nationwide later this year. The House-approved bill amends a Senate-passed measure to regulate powdered ...

Washington state family of 3 killed by falling concrete from construction site

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 15:16
A concrete slab fell from a construction site on a Washington state highway overpass on Monday, crushing a vehicle driving underneath the span and killing a young couple and their baby boy, police said.

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Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 13:32
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Washington House votes for powdered alcohol prohibition

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 13:21
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The Washington state House of Representatives has voted to ban powdered alcohol for all but research purposes.In a 91-6 vote Monday, the chamber voted to prohibit possession, sale and use of powdered alcohol, which an Arizona-based company has announced plans to sell nationwide later this year. 

Concrete slab falls from Washington state highway overpass, kills young couple, infant

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 12:17
A concrete slab fell from a construction site on a Washington state highway overpass on Monday, crushing a vehicle driving underneath the span and killing a young couple and a baby boy, police said.

Washington House votes to ban controversial powdered alcohol

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 11:58
The Washington state House of Representatives has voted to ban powdered alcohol for all but research purposes.

Washington state school district removes 143 students over vaccine law

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 11:10
By Eric M. Johnson SEATTLE (Reuters) - A Washington state school district pulled 143 students who lacked documentation proving they had received required immunizations from classrooms on Monday, in a first-in-the-state clamp-down triggered by a recent measles epidemic. The Spokane Public Schools, the state's second-largest district, made the decision after a measles epidemic in which more than ...

Washington House Votes for Powdered Alcohol Prohibition

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 05:51
 The Washington state House of Representatives has voted to ban powdered alcohol for all but research purposes.

Proposal: Washington state bridge made out of retired Navy aircraft carriers

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 04:40
A Washington state representative wants to study the possibility of building a toll bridge out of retired Navy aircraft carriers. The Northwest News Network reports ( http://bit.ly/1aK1uId ) Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, would like to link Bremerton and Port Orchard using two retired carriers now moored at the naval shipyard in Bremerton. "I know that people from around the world would come ...

Pentagon: Islamic State loses ground in Iraq, gains in Syria

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 03:50
WASHINGTON (AP) — While Islamic State militants have lost control of up to 6,500 square miles in Iraq, they have gained a bit of ground in Syria since last August, the Pentagon said Monday.

Washington State Might Build a Bridge Out of Aircraft Carriers

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 02:38
The project may get $90,000 in funding

Washington state man sentenced for stabbing father in Idaho

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 02:38
A Washington state man who stabbed his father in the neck in northern Idaho near Priest River has been sentenced to four years in prison.

Washington man flees after rollover crash

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 00:30
Northern Idaho authorities say rescuers engaged in an overnight search after a Washington state man fled a rollover crash because he mistakenly thought he had a warrant for his arrest.

Washington state man sentenced for stabbing father in Idaho

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 00:21
A Washington state man who stabbed his father in the neck in northern Idaho near Priest River has been sentenced to four years in prison.

Washington man receives 4-year sentence for stabbing father

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 23:21
A Washington state man who stabbed his father in the neck in northern Idaho near Priest River has been sentenced to four years in prison.

Capital Update Olympia for iPad

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 18:30
Capital Update: Washington State politics at your fingertips. There's too much at stake, too much happening in the chambers, committee...

Central Washington State Fair theme announced

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 17:08
Tue, 07 Apr 2015 21:58:07 GMT Yakima Herald-Republic “Find Your Happy!” That’s the theme of the Central Washington State Fair for 2015. Fair officials announced the theme Monday. “Our surveys show that folks come to our fair for all kinds of reasons,” fair president and general manager Greg Stewart said in a news release. “We provide a variety of fun, food and family entertainment, and we want ...