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As Clean Water Act ages, Washington state groups spar over its meaning

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 03:04
The nation’s primary law to keep its waters clean has a birthday Saturday – but any celebration will have to compete with a contentious battle over what the law actually… Click to Continue »

As Clean Water Act ages, Washington state groups spar over its meaning

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 03:04
The nation’s primary law to keep its waters clean has a birthday Saturday – but any celebration will have to compete with a contentious battle over what the law actually… Click to Continue »

VC Activity Mixed in Washington

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 01:46
Oct. 17--While venture-capital activity in Washington state jumped in the third quarter from the same period last year, two reports released this week present a mixed picture of the scale of that jump, as well as the change from quarter to quarter.

Mount Washington State Park honored on 50th anniversary

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 20:51
Local and state officials were joined by residents and Plymouth State University faculty and students in honoring 'The Jewel of New Hampshire,' Mount Washington State Park, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.

Mount Washington State Park honored on 50th anniversary

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 16:14
Local and state officials were joined by residents and Plymouth State University faculty and students in honoring ?The Jewel of New Hampshire,? Mount Washington State Park, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.

US meets with Syrian Kurds linked to terror group

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 03:46
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department said Thursday that it has met directly with a Kurdish political party in Syria that is linked to a guerrilla group considered by the U.S. and Turkey as a terrorist organization.

US meets with Syrian Kurds linked to terror group

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 03:26
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department said Thursday that it has met directly with a Kurdish political party in Syria that is linked to a guerrilla group considered by the U.S. and Turkey as a terrorist organization.

Washington state puts pot sales, fines online for banks

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 03:04
Banking remains a thorny issue for legal marijuana businesses, but regulators in Washington state are trying to make it easier for financial institutions to track their pot-related customers.

Washington posts pot sales, fines online for banks

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 02:45
Officials say it's to help financial institutions find red flags that might indicate illegal activity

Washington woman fined $500 for feeding bears

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 02:08
LONG BEACH, Wash. (AP) — A woman on trial for feeding bears in her neighborhood in Washington state has agreed to stop and pay a fine to settle the case.

Washington state puts pot sales, fines online for banks

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 02:01
Banking remains a thorny issue for legal marijuana businesses, but regulators in Washington state are trying to make it easier for financial institutions to track their pot-related customers.

Washington puts pot sales, fines online for banks

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 01:46
SEATTLE (AP) — Banking remains a thorny issue for legal marijuana businesses, but regulators in Washington state are trying to make it easier for financial institutions to track their pot-related customers.

Washington puts pot sales, fines online for banks

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 01:46
SEATTLE (AP) — Banking remains a thorny issue for legal marijuana businesses, but regulators in Washington state are trying to make it easier for financial institutions to track their pot-related customers.

Washington-Oregon Preview Capsule

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 01:32
WASHINGTON (5-1, 1-1 Pac-12) vs. No. 9 OREGON (5-1, 2-1), 8:05 p.m. ET (Fox Sports 1)

Washington-Oregon Preview Capsule

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 01:20
WASHINGTON (5-1, 1-1 Pac-12) vs. No. 9 OREGON (5-1, 2-1), 8:05 p.m. ET (Fox Sports 1)

Washington puts pot sales, fines online for banks

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 00:28
Banking remains a thorny issue for legal marijuana businesses, but regulators in Washington state are trying to make it easier for financial institutions to track their pot-related customers.

Round up: Washington daily newspaper editorial boards so far all reject Initiative 1351, the 'class-size reduction ...

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 23:41
Though a recent poll suggests Washington state voters seem poised to approve Initiative 1351, the state's newspaper editorial boards are so far all thumbs down.

State education chiefs agree students being tested too often

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 10:15
WASHINGTON -- State education chiefs and the leaders of big city school systems agreed Wednesday to work together to reduce what they concede is over testing of public school students. But the two groups said they remain committed to continued...

Student athlete accused of rape in Washington quits team

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 08:28
By Victoria Cavaliere SEATTLE (Reuters) - A Washington state high school student, who had caused outrage when he was charged with rape but allowed to continue playing football, has quit the team, school officials said on Wednesday. Tyler Smith, 18, was arrested last month during football practice at his high school in Hoquiam in western Washington and charged with raping two teenage girls, one ...