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The Columbian
Oil terminal hearings open today in VancouverAbout 100 people opposed to oil trains gathered this morning prior to the openi
Oil terminal hearings open today in Vancouver
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
About 100 people opposed to oil trains gathered this morning prior to the opening of Vancouver Energy adjudication hearings at Clark College's east Vancouver building. (Dameon Pesanti/The Columbian) The day started with a protest involving about 100... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane man rescued after plane crashes into Hayden Lakeman rescued after plane crashes into Hayden Lake HAYDEN, Idaho - Kootenai Coun
Spokane man rescued after plane crashes into Hayden Lake
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
man rescued after plane crashes into Hayden Lake HAYDEN, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a small plane crash Sunday afternoon. It's the second plane crash deputies have responded to in two days. A report of... Read more
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The Columbian
The slowest invasion: Nonnative snails take over Northwestthis year. And they’re hungry. “I have dahlias and several things that they j
The slowest invasion: Nonnative snails take over Northwest
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
this year. And they’re hungry. “I have dahlias and several things that they just eat up,” said Barb O’Brien, secretary of the Everett Garden Club. O’Brien, who also is a Snohomish County Master Gardener, raises hens and she’s sprinkled crushed... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Oregon refuge takeover is over, but aftershocks remainrefuge takeover is over, but aftershocks remain BURNS, Ore. (AP) - Aftershocks
Oregon refuge takeover is over, but aftershocks remain
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
refuge takeover is over, but aftershocks remain BURNS, Ore. (AP) - Aftershocks are still shaking the high desert region of Oregon where militia members seized a wildlife refuge in January. Activists have now set up "Camp Freedom" where an... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
High-stakes battle over oil terminal unfolds in Northwestrefuge takeover is over, but aftershocks remain BURNS, Ore. (AP) - Aftershocks
High-stakes battle over oil terminal unfolds in Northwest
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
refuge takeover is over, but aftershocks remain BURNS, Ore. (AP) - Aftershocks are still shaking the high desert region of Oregon where militia members seized a wildlife refuge in January. Activists have now set up "Camp Freedom" where an... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
High schools: All-state softball picksSS/P (Binghamton jr.); Jessica Budrewicz, P (MacArthur soph.); Allison Marcano,
High schools: All-state softball picks
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
SS/P (Binghamton jr.); Jessica Budrewicz, P (MacArthur soph.); Allison Marcano, P (Middletown sr.); Marissa Rizzi, P (Eastport-South Manor sr.). Second Team: Shelepack, 1B (Binghamton sr.); Madison Stewart, 1B (Orchard Park soph.) Nicole... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
The slowest invasion: Non-native snails take over Northwestthis year. And they're hungry. "I have dahlias and several things that they j
The slowest invasion: Non-native snails take over Northwest
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
this year. And they're hungry. "I have dahlias and several things that they just eat up," said Barb O'Brien, secretary of the Everett Garden Club. O'Brien, who also is a Snohomish County Master Gardener, raises hens and she's sprinkled crushed... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Obama breezes through Seattle for key Democratic fundraiserselection a choice between divisiveness or unity, President Obama paraded throug
Obama breezes through Seattle for key Democratic fundraisers
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
election a choice between divisiveness or unity, President Obama paraded through the Seattle area Friday, the first day of an overnight visit to raise money for Gov. Jay Inslee and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC). To a... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Puget Sound fisheries back open after agreement approvalOLYMPIA -- Puget Sound-area fisheries are back open after the federal governmen
Puget Sound fisheries back open after agreement approval
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
OLYMPIA -- Puget Sound-area fisheries are back open after the federal government approved an agreement between tribal fishery managers and Washington state. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife closed many Puget Sound-area fisheries May 1,... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Puget Sound fisheries back open after agreement approvalOLYMPIA -- Puget Sound-area fisheries are back open after the federal governmen
Puget Sound fisheries back open after agreement approval
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
OLYMPIA -- Puget Sound-area fisheries are back open after the federal government approved an agreement between tribal fishery managers and Washington state. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife closed many Puget Sound-area fisheries May 1,... Read more
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Crosscut
Why Washington kids aren’t getting our best jobsThis is the first in a series of stories from Crosscut that will take a look at
Why Washington kids aren’t getting our best jobs
Crosscut / Posted 9 days ago
This is the first in a series of stories from Crosscut that will take a look at STEM education in the state and how it affects communities, the economy, and more. Some things we’re hoping to explore: How Washington State’s STEM efforts compare to... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bainbridge brothers ready for Race to AlaskaIsland's Harbour Marina. The brothers are preparing for the Race to Alaska, a 7
Bainbridge brothers ready for Race to Alaska
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Island's Harbour Marina. The brothers are preparing for the Race to Alaska, a 750-mile nonmotorized boat race from Port Townsend to Ketchikan, Alaska. By Christian Vosler, christian.vosler@kitsapsun.com BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — At first... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
One dead, two hurt in Highway 395 DUI crashCOUNTY, Wash. - One person was killed and two others were injured following a b
One dead, two hurt in Highway 395 DUI crash
KHQ Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
COUNTY, Wash. - One person was killed and two others were injured following a bad crash on Highway 395, one mile north of Spokane city limits Saturday night. The crash happened just after 8 p.m. in Spokane County. According to Washington State... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Remember when: June 19, 2016Boaters around 1958 launch a small craft into the Port Washington Narrows from
Remember when: June 19, 2016
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Boaters around 1958 launch a small craft into the Port Washington Narrows from the old coal dock boat ramp off Lebo Boulevard in East Bremerton. The tow vehicle, a 1950 Cadillac, was owned and modified into a pickup by Walt's Westpark Service —... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Police, LGBT community hold town hall meeting in Spokanehold town hall meeting in Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. - In the wake of the Orlando
Police, LGBT community hold town hall meeting in Spokane
KHQ Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
hold town hall meeting in Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. - In the wake of the Orlando attack, OutSpokane held a town hall with Spokane police to address the fears of the LGBT community. It’s still... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Volunteers prepare for fire season with week-long traininghold town hall meeting in SpokanePolice, LGBT community hold town hall meeting
Volunteers prepare for fire season with week-long training
KHQ Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
hold town hall meeting in SpokanePolice, LGBT community hold town hall meeting in Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. - In the wake of the Orlando attack, OutSpokane held a town hall with Spokane police to address the fears of the LGBT community. It’s still... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Detectives investigating body found in Spokanefound in Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane detectives are investigating after a
Detectives investigating body found in Spokane
KHQ Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
found in Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane detectives are investigating after a body was found inside a van in the area of College and Chestnut Saturday afternoon. Police say the body was reported by a passerby around noon Saturday. Right now,... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Authorities find 3 missing Idaho kids in Coloradofind 3 missing Idaho kids in Colorado BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Law enforcement offi
Authorities find 3 missing Idaho kids in Colorado
KHQ Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
find 3 missing Idaho kids in Colorado BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Law enforcement officials say they have found the three young Idaho children believed to be traveling with a suspected child molester.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Apparent short-beaked dolphins sighted near Port AngelesFor possibly the first time, a school of what appears to be short-beaked common
Apparent short-beaked dolphins sighted near Port Angeles
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
For possibly the first time, a school of what appears to be short-beaked common dolphins is swimming in northern Washington’s Port Angeles harbor, according to the Pacific Whale Watch Association. The rare sighting in the inland waterway for... Read more
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The Columbian
Gubernatorial debate between Inslee, Bryant set for AugustOLYMPIA — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and his Republican challenger, Bill Bryant
Gubernatorial debate between Inslee, Bryant set for August
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
OLYMPIA — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and his Republican challenger, Bill Bryant, will face off in their first debate in August. The Association of Washington Business announced Tuesday that it will host the Aug. 17 debate in Spokane. Inslee has... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Gubernatorial debate between Inslee, Bryant set for AugustGov. Jay Inslee and Republican challenger Bill Bryant OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Wa
Gubernatorial debate between Inslee, Bryant set for August
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
Gov. Jay Inslee and Republican challenger Bill Bryant OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and his Republican challenger, Bill Bryant, will face off in their first debate in August. The Association of Washington Business announced... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Gubernatorial debate between Inslee, Bryant set for AugustOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and his Republican challenger,
Gubernatorial debate between Inslee, Bryant set for August
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 16 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and his Republican challenger, Bill Bryant, will face off in their first debate in August. The Association of Washington Business announced Tuesday that it will host the Aug. 17 debate in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Open race for state treasurer could snap long Democratic lockWashington Treasurer James McIntire won’t stand for re-election this fall after
Open race for state treasurer could snap long Democratic lock
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 days ago
Washington Treasurer James McIntire won’t stand for re-election this fall after two terms in Olympia, sparking what could be a competitive race for the financial office won by Democrats in every election after 1952. Five candidates are running to be... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Open race could yield first Republican treasurer since 1956Press SEATTLE (AP) - Washington's treasurer James McIntire won't try for re-el
Open race could yield first Republican treasurer since 1956
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Press SEATTLE (AP) - Washington's treasurer James McIntire won't try for re-election this fall after two terms in Olympia, sparking what could be a competitive race for the financial office won by Democrats in every election after... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jeff Jacobs: My Friend, Gordie HoweThe first time I met him was at the old Olympia in Detroit. "Who you looking f
Jeff Jacobs: My Friend, Gordie Howe
Hartford Courant / Posted 20 days ago
The first time I met him was at the old Olympia in Detroit. "Who you looking for?" one of the Whalers asked at the door of the visiting team's locker room. "Mr. Howe." The player took two steps in and yelled, "Gramps! You got a visitor." And... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Samoan ‘huli huli’ barbecues feed community in more ways than onePull up to the Samoan Christian Fellowship in Des Moines on certain Saturdays a
Samoan ‘huli huli’ barbecues feed community in more ways than one
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 days ago
Pull up to the Samoan Christian Fellowship in Des Moines on certain Saturdays and you’ll smell the aroma of grilled chicken and pork ribs rubbed with a “super secret” sauce and spun over an open flame, “huli huli” style. The meals draw loyal fans... Read more
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Philly.com
Hubert 'Bud' DiGiacomo, Water Dept. foremanFuneral services will be held Wednesday, June 8, for Hubert Joseph "Bud" DiGiac
Hubert 'Bud' DiGiacomo, Water Dept. foreman
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 8, for Hubert Joseph "Bud" DiGiacomo, 90, a retired Navy Reserve officer and Philadelphia Water Department foreman, who died Saturday, May 28. Mr. DiGiacomo, of Rhawnhurst, died of complications of... Read more
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Washington State Department of Transportation
State loans, grants available for freight rail improvement projects$12M available for two programs; applications due to WSDOT July 15 OLYMPIA – A
State loans, grants available for freight rail improvement projects
Washington State Department of Transportation / Posted 24 days ago
$12M available for two programs; applications due to WSDOT July 15 OLYMPIA – Applications are now being accepted for state-funded grants and loans for projects that improve freight rail services in Washington. Funds will be available in July... Read more
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The North West Star
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
Daily Liberal / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
The Border Mail / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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The Courier
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
The Courier / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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The Young Witness
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
Western Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
Manning River Times / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS KoningsdamThe 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vesse
Holland America Line's new flagship: MS Koningsdam
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 26 days ago
The 2650-passenger Koningsdam is the first in HAL's new Pinnacle class of vessel, and represents a major change in direction. When Holland America Line's impressive new flagship, MS Koningsdam, steamed out of rainy Rotterdam after its christening,... Read more
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Business Wire
Sprint Investment in the Pacific Northwest Comes to LifeSEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the first five months of 2016, Sprint (NYSE: S) co
Sprint Investment in the Pacific Northwest Comes to Life
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the first five months of 2016, Sprint (NYSE: S) continues its One Sprint localization strategy by making major strides in its Pacific Northwest expansion. The carrier has established new regional sales offices in Bellevue... Read more
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The Columbian
Ecology to hold oil-train safety hearing Fridayopinion on oil trains in Washington state will have another chance to share it
Ecology to hold oil-train safety hearing Friday
The Columbian / Posted 28 days ago
opinion on oil trains in Washington state will have another chance to share it in Vancouver on Friday when the Department of Ecology holds hearings on two proposed safety rules for oil-by-rail in the state. The hearings kick off at 8 a.m. at the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Highway 16 getting congestion check-upSUN The state will spend $2 million studying traffic congestion on Highway 16 b
Highway 16 getting congestion check-up
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 29 days ago
SUN The state will spend $2 million studying traffic congestion on Highway 16 between Gorst and the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. OLYMPIA — A state contractor has embarked on a study to determine Highway 16 traffic growth over the next 20 years and the... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver millennials inspired to run for officeA white-haired politician who came of age during the civil rights movement and
Vancouver millennials inspired to run for office
The Columbian / Posted 1 months ago
A white-haired politician who came of age during the civil rights movement and was a conscientious objector during the Vietnam War has inspired a handful of Southwest Washington millennials to try to change today’s political landscape. Bernie... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Driving this holiday weekend? Here’s what you need to knowthere quickly. Construction projects are putting the squeeze on various Washing
Driving this holiday weekend? Here’s what you need to know
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
there quickly. Construction projects are putting the squeeze on various Washington state highways. The state Department of Transportation is forecasting stop-and-go traffic all day Friday until 9 p.m. on southbound Interstate 5 from Tacoma to... Read more

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