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Judge: Long jail waits for mentally ill illegal

Washington State News Wire - 1 hour 22 min ago
Washington state's lengthy warehousing of mentally ill defendants in jails before trial is "far beyond any constitutional limits" and "must stop," a federal judge said Monday.

Washington State Patrol detectives seek witnesses to I-5 collision

Washington State News Wire - 6 hours 20 min ago
On Dec. 21 at approximately 8:55 pm, a WSP trooper attempted to stop two vehicles that were racing NB I-5 (express lanes)/South of Northgate.

Washington State: The 20-year Demise of a Blue State

Washington State News Wire - 13 hours 38 min ago
I left Washington State about 20 years ago for Arizona. A Washington native, I had become fed up with the left-wing politics of Seattle. A couple of years ago, I moved back to the Pacific Northwest. A lot had changed while I was gone, and very little for the better.

College basketball: San Jose State falls at Washington State

Washington State News Wire - 19 hours 49 min ago
The San Jose State Spartans, reduced to seven players after the suspension of five players, lose at Washington State

Cougars beat short-handed San Jose State team

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 12:27
Josh Hawkinson scored 25 points and grabbed 13 rebounds Sunday as Washington State defeated short-handed San Jose State 82-53.Hawkinson made 12 of 17 field goals.

Hawkinson scores 25; Washington St beats San Jose St 82-53

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:45
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) -- Josh Hawkinson scored 25 points and grabbed 13 rebounds Sunday as Washington State defeated short-handed San Jose State 82-53.

Washington State tops San Jose State 82-53

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 11:30
Josh Hawkinson scored 25 points and grabbed 13 rebounds Sunday as Washington State defeated short-handed San Jose State 82-53.

State lawmakers mull toughening Wash. distracted driving law

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 12/22/2014 - 09:30
A spokeswoman for the Washington Traffic Safety Commission said the law, which was set in 2007, is outdated. The state is losing out on a lot of money because of it, she added.

Washington state furs are a hit in Japan, but will the love last?

Washington State News Wire - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 12:13
In Washington state, the value of exported mink fur skins jumped nearly 21 percent last year to $382 million.

WSU Women Cruise Past Montana State

Washington State News Wire - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 08:34
Washington State women's basketball improved to 8-2 overall with its fourth straight win after posting an 82-61 victory over visiting Montana State University Saturday in Beasley Coliseum.

Washington-based Haggen grocery chain buying 146 Albertson, Safeway stores in the West

Washington State News Wire - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 03:43
The Washington state-based grocery chain Haggen Inc. plans to buy 146 Albertsons and Safeway stores in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada and Arizona.

Haggen chain buying 146 Safeway, Albertsons stores

Washington State News Wire - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 03:16
The Washington state-based grocery chain Haggen Inc. plans to buy 146 Albertsons and Safeway stores in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada and Arizona. The Bellingham Herald reports (http://is.gd/H8SWZA ...

Haggen chain buying 146 Safeway, Albertsons stores

Washington State News Wire - Sun, 12/21/2014 - 03:16
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The Washington state-based grocery chain Haggen Inc. plans to buy 146 Albertsons and Safeway stores in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada and Arizona.

Agreement may mean more funds for foster kids

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 13:11
If the Legislature approves, Washington state’s foster parents will start getting more money. Currently, the state pays just 40 to 60 percent of the cost of caring for a foster child, they say.

Agreement may mean more funds for foster kids

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 13:04
If the Legislature approves, Washington state’s foster parents will start getting more money. Currently, the state pays just 40 to 60 percent of the cost of caring for a foster child, they say.

China's wealth finds home in Washington state

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 07:51
MEDINA, Washington (AP) — Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state.

Connections grow between China and Washington state, giving boost to high-end real estate

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 07:27
MEDINA, Wash. - Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state.

EU launches trade dispute against US over Boeing 'subsidies'

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 02:22
The EU argues Washington state broke WTO rules by offering Boeing 'vastly expanded' tax breaks to manufacture its new 777X model there

Washington state middle school closed for third day over threats

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 01:52
By Victoria Cavaliere SEATTLE (Reuters) - A Washington state middle school remained closed for a third day on Friday due to threats contained in an anonymous letter targeting four staff members and referencing violence during lunch and at an assembly, officials said. The typewritten letter was found on Wednesday outside a teacher's classroom and prompted officials at Pacific Cascade Middle ...

China's wealth finds home in Washington state

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 18:30
MEDINA, Wash. (AP) — Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state.