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Monroe prison’s worm composting program a national model

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 04:22
Washington State Reformatory inmate Robin Combs separates worms from drying soil that will be used to collect worm castings by the vermiculture program at the Monroe Correctional Complex on Thursday morning.

The Prediction: Washington vs. Georgia State

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 04:00
Washington is 3-0 and starting to put things together as they enter the last of their non-conference games, hosting Georgia State to Husky Stadium. Georgia presents a significant challenge for our Dawgs.  The powerhouse from the SEC brings a highly talented roster full of speed and athleticism that Wash...wait, what's that?  We're playing Georgia State?

Monroe prison’s worm composting program a national model

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 02:52
Washington State Reformatory inmate Robin Combs separates worms from drying soil that will be used to collect worm castings by the vermiculture program at the Monroe Correctional Complex on Thursday morning.

What if Georgia State upsets Washington?

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 02:38
It’s hard to imagine, but what if Georgia State were to beat Washington on Saturday?How would that “signature win” affect ticket sales, donations and marketing for a school that is using athletics as part of its plan to increase its profile nationally?

Monroe prison’s worm composting program a national model

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 01:52
Washington State Reformatory inmate Robin Combs separates worms from drying soil that will be used to collect worm castings by the vermiculture program at the Monroe Correctional Complex on Thursday morning.

Monroe prison’s worm composting program a national model

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 00:51
Washington State Reformatory inmate Robin Combs separates worms from drying soil that will be used to collect worm castings by the vermiculture program at the Monroe Correctional Complex on Thursday morning.

WSU aims to out shoot Ducks in Pullman

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 00:35
Oregon at Washington State? Easy W for the Ducks, right? Maybe not. With the Ducks first return to Pullman since 2010, Connor Halliday and co. look to exploit the Ducks' weakness through the air.

Monroe prison’s worm composting program a national model

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 22:35
Inmates at the Washington State Reformatory vermiculture program have taken on the red wiggler worm as their mascot.

Georgia State vs. Washington

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 21:00
GEORGIA STATE AT WASHINGTONWhen: 6 p.m. SaturdayTV: Pac-12 NetworkLine: Washington by 35 WHAT TO EXPECTGeorgia State on offense: Other than one unfortunate turnover on a tipped pass, Georgia State didn’t do much wrong last week in scoring 38 points and rolling up 549 yards against an Air Force defense that was statistically solid in its first two games.

Monroe prison’s worm composting program a national model

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 19:37
Inmates at the Washington State Reformatory vermiculture program have taken on the red wiggler worm as their mascot.

Washington D.C. voters back legal pot by 2-1 margin: poll

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 05:32
By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - District of Columbia voters back legalized marijuana by a nearly two-to-one margin less than seven weeks before a referendum on the issue, according to a poll released on Thursday. If voters approve Initiative 71 on Nov. 4, the U.S. capital would follow Colorado and Washington state into experimenting with legal pot. Washington voters support the measure 65 ...

Washington voters support initiative to legalize marijuana in U.S. capital

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 05:17
Frances Burns WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Almost two-thirds of likely voters support a Washington initiative that would legalize marijuana in the nation's capital, a new poll found.

U.S. court rules Navy wrongfully monitored computers in child porn probe

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 03:31
By Victoria Cavaliere SEATTLE (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court has thrown out evidence against a Washington state man charged with possession of child pornography, saying his conviction revealed that naval intelligence agents were improperly peering into both civilian and military computers. In a strongly worded decision made available electronically on Thursday, a three-judge panel of the 9th U ...

Oregon-Washington State Preview Capsule

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 01:57
NO. 2 OREGON (3-0) at WASHINGTON STATE (1-2), 10:30 P.M., ESPN Line: Oregon by 23 ½. Series Record: Oregon 46-38-7. WHAT'S AT STAKE Oregon's quest to make the four-team playoff at the end of the season would likely not survive a loss to Washington State, ...

Washington state poverty numbers increase

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 00:32
More people were living in poverty in Washington state in 2013 than in 2012, even as the numbers remained steady across the nation. That's according to new figures being released Thursday by the U.S. Census ...

Washington state poverty numbers increase

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:25
More people were living in poverty in Washington state in 2013 than in 2012, even as the numbers remained steady across the nation, according to new figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.

State: Dozens of pot-shop applications in jeopardy

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 07:56
Washington state is warning dozens of people who applied to run legal marijuana shops that their chance of getting a license is in jeopardy. The Liquor Control Board on Wednesday began sending letters ...

Washington unemployment rate stays at 5.6 percent

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 06:25
Washington state's unemployment rate remained steady at 5.6 percent last month, but the state saw an overall loss of 1,500 jobs from the previous month, state officials said Wednesday.

Cougars treating No. 2 Oregon like any other foe

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 05:29
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - No. 2 Oregon is as high profile as a team gets but Washington State linebacker Cyrus Coen says he sees the high-flying Ducks as just another "faceless opponent." "We're going to do the same thing we do every day," Coen said. "Work hard, that's ...

Cougars treating No. 2 Oregon like any other foe

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 05:00
No. 2 Oregon is as high profile as a team gets but Washington State linebacker Cyrus Coen says he sees the high-flying Ducks as just another ''faceless opponent.'' ''We're going to do the same thing we do every day,'' Coen said. ''Work hard, that's it.'' Hard work is what the Cougars can expect when they host Oregon and Heisman contender Marcus Mariota on Saturday night in Pullman. The Ducks (3 ...