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KXLY-TV Spokane
I90 on-ramp at Walnut may close in near futureThat data is driving officials to take a closer look at safety, and possible so
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 58 minutes ago
That data is driving officials to take a closer look at safety, and possible solutions. Al Gilson, a spokesperson for the Washington State Department of Transportation says, "The number of collisions on those ramps is something that bothers us.... Read more
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BC Local News
Shared Okanagan watershed highlighted in film premiereof the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said
BC Local News / Posted an hour ago
of the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said Sears, is a joint production of the IJC, the Washington State Department of Ecology, the OBWB and its Okanagan WaterWise program. Breathtaking film footage provides a... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Venezuela opposition insists vote had problemselections says he is accepting the official results giving an overwhelming vict
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted an hour ago
elections says he is accepting the official results giving an overwhelming victory to ruling party candidates. Lara state Gov. Henri Falcon told supporters Monday, "We lost." According to the National Electoral Council, Falcon trailed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Venezuela opposition insists vote had problemselections says he is accepting the official results giving an overwhelming vict
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
elections says he is accepting the official results giving an overwhelming victory to ruling party candidates. Lara state Gov. Henri Falcon told supporters Monday, "We lost." According to the National Electoral Council, Falcon trailed... Read more
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FOX News
US denounces Venezuelan electionsof free and fair elections" in Venezuela on Sunday. Official results give the
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
of free and fair elections" in Venezuela on Sunday. Official results give the governing socialist party at least 17 of 23 state governorships that were being contested — a sharp contrast to polls showing the opposition with a strong lead. The... Read more
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FOX News
US denounces Venezuelan electionsof free and fair elections" in Venezuela on Sunday. Official results give the
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
of free and fair elections" in Venezuela on Sunday. Official results give the governing socialist party at least 17 of 23 state governorships that were being contested — a sharp contrast to polls showing the opposition with a strong lead. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
US denounces Venezuelan electionsof free and fair elections" in Venezuela on Sunday. Official results give the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
of free and fair elections" in Venezuela on Sunday. Official results give the governing socialist party at least 17 of 23 state governorships that were being contested — a sharp contrast to polls showing the opposition with a strong lead. The... Read more
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Summerland Review
Shared Okanagan watershed highlighted in film premiereof the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said
Summerland Review / Posted 8 hours ago
of the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said Sears, is a joint production of the IJC, the Washington State Department of Ecology, the OBWB and its Okanagan WaterWise program. Breathtaking film footage provides a... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Shared Okanagan watershed highlighted in film premiereof the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 8 hours ago
of the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said Sears, is a joint production of the IJC, the Washington State Department of Ecology, the OBWB and its Okanagan WaterWise program. Breathtaking film footage provides a... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Shared Okanagan watershed highlighted in film premiereof the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 8 hours ago
of the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said Sears, is a joint production of the IJC, the Washington State Department of Ecology, the OBWB and its Okanagan WaterWise program. Breathtaking film footage provides a... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Shared Okanagan watershed highlighted in film premiereof the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said
Penticton Western News / Posted 9 hours ago
of the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said Sears, is a joint production of the IJC, the Washington State Department of Ecology, the OBWB and its Okanagan WaterWise program. Breathtaking film footage provides a... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Shared Okanagan watershed highlighted in film premiereof the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
of the decision-makers which only happens once a year.” The documentary, said Sears, is a joint production of the IJC, the Washington State Department of Ecology, the OBWB and its Okanagan WaterWise program. Breathtaking film footage provides a... Read more
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The Columbian
Cheers & Jeersplan deserves careful consideration by Clark County leaders. Since the local ro
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
plan deserves careful consideration by Clark County leaders. Since the local road grid was last changed near campus, the Washington State Department of Transportation has connected 139th Street to Interstate 5 as well as to popular destinations... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Snow falls on mountain passes as frigid fall temps continue ❄️❄️❄️will pick up more than a foot of snow, Q13 News Meteorologist Erin Mayovsky say
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
will pick up more than a foot of snow, Q13 News Meteorologist Erin Mayovsky says. The Washington State Patrol and the Washington State Department of Transportation encouraged drivers to be prepared, and plan for snow. No restrictions such as... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County’s voice on Oregon toll panel unresolvedwill provide guidance on the department’s plan to implement tolls. ODOT intend
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
will provide guidance on the department’s plan to implement tolls. ODOT intends to upgrade the status of Kris Strickler, Washington State Department of Transportation’s Southwest regional administrator, to a full voting member of the... Read more
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The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle
Health officials investigate local West Nile Virus caseresident. Confirmatory testing is being conducted, and if testing confirms WNV
The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
resident. Confirmatory testing is being conducted, and if testing confirms WNV, this information will be posted on the Washington State Department of Health website at doh... More like this story Use the comment form below to begin a... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Safety improvements planned for road some call ‘Highway of Death’died in traffic accidents. U.S. Route 2 from Everett to Stevens Pass is catego
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
died in traffic accidents. U.S. Route 2 from Everett to Stevens Pass is categorized as a Traffic Safety Corridor by the Washington State Department of Transportation. New safety measures are planned to help reduce the number of fatal and serious... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Do States That Legalize Marijuana Have 25% Fewer Opioid Deaths?Drug Abuse Institute and Associate Professor at UW's School of Public Health J
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
Drug Abuse Institute and Associate Professor at UW's School of Public Health Julie Graham, Public Information Officer with Washington State Department of Health The first two sources tell us the claim isn't true. The third shows us the claim is... Read more
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Gulf News
Erdogan struggles to save face amid US spatthe blame for suspension of visa services on the ambassador, Erdogan may have b
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
the blame for suspension of visa services on the ambassador, Erdogan may have been trying to find a way out of the crisis Washington: The State Department threw its support behind the US ambassador to Turkey after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Bonney Lake firm pays back wages after L&I investigationA Bonney lake insulation contractor has repaid back wages after being cited in
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
A Bonney lake insulation contractor has repaid back wages after being cited in a Washington State Department of Labor & Industries investigation, with further action possible from the state agency. Nine workers received $210,000 in back pay for work... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Do states that legalize marijuana have 25% fewer opioid deaths?Drug Abuse Institute and Associate Professor at UW's School of Public Health J
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
Drug Abuse Institute and Associate Professor at UW's School of Public Health Julie Graham, Public Information Officer with Washington State Department of Health The first two sources tell us the claim isn't true. The third shows us the claim is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Agri Aide fined 105K for alleged ag worker hiring violationsfined an agriculture company in Othello $105,000 for allegedly violating requir
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
fined an agriculture company in Othello $105,000 for allegedly violating required conditions in hiring farm workers. The Washington State Department of Labor & Industries said Monday that Agri Aide's fine is the largest by the department against... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Owner of Cum Inn Bar and Grill accused of defrauding the governmentis accused of taking over $230,000 in wage replacement and disability benefits
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
is accused of taking over $230,000 in wage replacement and disability benefits from the state and federal government after Washington State Department of Labor and Industries investigators found him working, despite his claims that he couldn't. He... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
AG Ferguson sues Trump over contraception access rulessaving the state an estimated $160 million in maternal and birth-related costs,
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
saving the state an estimated $160 million in maternal and birth-related costs, according to a report from the Washington State Department of Health. “President Trump’s contraception rules are unfair, unlawful, and unconstitutional,”... Read more
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The Columbian
Highway 14 congestion worsens, frustrates commuters14 experience it firsthand in the corridor between I-205 and 164th Avenue. To
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
14 experience it firsthand in the corridor between I-205 and 164th Avenue. To bring some relief to those commuters, the Washington State Department of Transportation is proposing to add a lane in both directions of Highway 14 within the... Read more
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The Columbian
Apples state’s most valuable cropcommodity. The value of apples hit a record $2.4 billion in 2015, the latest ye
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
commodity. The value of apples hit a record $2.4 billion in 2015, the latest year figures were available from the Washington State Department of Agriculture. That’s about 22 percent of the $10.7 billion value for all of the state’s... Read more
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The Columbian
Sewage flows into Columbia R. after power failure at Vancouver treatment plantinstances such as the sewage release do occur, there’s a notification system in
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
instances such as the sewage release do occur, there’s a notification system in place. Regulators, including the Washington State Department of Ecology and Clark County Health Department, were notified first. The Public Information... Read more
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The Columbian
Highway 503 to close for hillside repairof state Highway 503 (Lewis River Road) will have to use an alternate route for
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
of state Highway 503 (Lewis River Road) will have to use an alternate route for several days. Crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will temporarily close the highway near Speelyai Bay Road for rock blasting. A... Read more
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The Columbian
Brush fire burns along state Highway 14The Washington State Department of Transportation was warning drivers to watch
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
The Washington State Department of Transportation was warning drivers to watch out for traffic on state Highway 14 heading west after a brush fire started next to the roadway Wednesday afternoon. The fire was burning on the hillside near homes and... Read more
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The Columbian
Anne McEnerny-Ogle appointed to Oregon tolling committeeMayor Pro Tem, and mayoral candidate, Anne McEnerny-Ogle was unanimously appoin
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Mayor Pro Tem, and mayoral candidate, Anne McEnerny-Ogle was unanimously appointed by the city council Monday evening. The Washington State Department of Transportation already had a member on the committee, Southwest Regional Administrator Kris... Read more
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The Columbian
Inslee is out of the loopbefore they move forward.” That sounds like it will be a little late to do anyt
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
before they move forward.” That sounds like it will be a little late to do anything about it. Inslee has instructed the Washington State Department of Transportation to work with the Oregon Department of Transportation on this issue. I don’t... Read more
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The Columbian
Good First Step on Tollshave invited Vancouver to provide a representative for the policy advisory comm
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
have invited Vancouver to provide a representative for the policy advisory committee that will formulate the proposal. The Washington State Department of Transportation already has a member on the committee, a position that will be upgraded to full... Read more
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The Columbian
Salmonella detected in Pride & Joy raw milkVancouver – The Washington State Department of Agriculture is warning people no
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
Vancouver – The Washington State Department of Agriculture is warning people not to drink a brand of organic raw milk sold at four Clark County stores after tests detected salmonella. Routine sampling by the department of agriculture found... Read more
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The Columbian
Salmonella detected in Pride & Joy raw milkThe Washington State Department of Agriculture is warning people not to drink a
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
The Washington State Department of Agriculture is warning people not to drink a brand of organic raw milk sold at four Clark County stores after tests detected salmonella. Routine sampling by the department of agriculture found salmonella in bottled... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Good Samaritan could face charges for trying to help rescue child from burning truckabsolute shock,” said Tequila Isaacson who jumped in to help when the pickup tr
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
absolute shock,” said Tequila Isaacson who jumped in to help when the pickup truck went up in flames. It happened near the Washington State Department of Transportation restroom building on Snoqualmie Pass. On Tuesday one of the glass front doors... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Inslee told state not ready for earthquakeurgent as people living in Puerto Rico struggle to survive weeks after the isla
KING5 Seattle / Posted 18 days ago
urgent as people living in Puerto Rico struggle to survive weeks after the island was decimated by Hurricane Maria. The Washington State Department of Health calculates that 40 percent of state residents are not able to prepare because of... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Longview coal terminal water permit rejected by Wash. ecology departmentLONGVIEW, Wash. -- The Washington State Department of Ecology rejected a water
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 18 days ago
LONGVIEW, Wash. -- The Washington State Department of Ecology rejected a water quality permit for Millennium Bulk Terminals, which wants to build and operate a coal export terminal near Longview. “We will certainly appeal this decision,” said... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Good Samaritan could face charges for trying to help rescue child from burning truckabsolute shock,” said Tequila Isaacson who jumped in to help when the pickup tr
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 19 days ago
absolute shock,” said Tequila Isaacson who jumped in to help when the pickup truck went up in flames. It happened near the Washington State Department of Transportation restroom building on Snoqualmie Pass. On Tuesday one of the glass front doors... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
WSDOT to hold meeting on SR-14 improvements tonightVANCOUVER, Wa – The Washington State Department of Transportation will hold a c
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
VANCOUVER, Wa – The Washington State Department of Transportation will hold a community meeting Wednesday evening to gather input on what should be done to improve rush hour on SR-14. The stretch of SR-14, in between I-205 and Southeast 164th Avenue... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Washington State Parks announces free days for 2018started in 2011. Discover Passes cost $30 annually or people could purchase a
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
started in 2011. Discover Passes cost $30 annually or people could purchase a $10-day permit to access lands managed by Washington State Department of Natural Resources, and Washington State Parks and Recreation. Sunday, June 10, will be a new... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Washington state denies key permit for Columbia River coal terminal, potentially dooming projectThe Washington State Department of Ecology has denied a key permit for the Mill
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 days ago
The Washington State Department of Ecology has denied a key permit for the Millennium Bulk Terminals in Longview, a decision that if it withstands appeal would kill the last remaining proposal in the state to export Western coal to Asia. The... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Local LGBTQ youth mentor says gender 'X' helps community express identitySPOKANE, Wash.— Local LGBTQ members spoke out about the change for a third gend
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash.— Local LGBTQ members spoke out about the change for a third gender option on birth certificates the Washington State Department of Health proposed. Interim executive director of the Youth Odyssey Movement, Ian Sullivan, said this... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon invites Vancouver into toll discussionTransportation has invited Vancouver to join its policy advisory committee disc
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
Transportation has invited Vancouver to join its policy advisory committee discussing tolling on Interstate 5 and 205. The Washington State Department of Transportation, which already had a member on the committee, will also be upgraded to full... Read more
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The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle
Comments sought on transportation planchange and advances in technology. Comments will be taken through Nov. 6 at ht
The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
change and advances in technology. Comments will be taken through Nov. 6 at https://washtransplan.com/, 206-464-1261 or Washington State Department of Transportation, Multimodal Planning Division, 401 Second Ave., Suite 300, Seattle,... Read more
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The Columbian
Public comment sought on draft Washington Transportation PlanOLYMPIA — The Washington State Department of Transportation is seeking public c
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
OLYMPIA — The Washington State Department of Transportation is seeking public comment on its 20-year plan for the state’s transportation system. The Washington Transportation Plan Phase 2 — Implementation establishes how the state can be prepared... Read more
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The Columbian
Sen. Murray asks Gov. Brown for toll voting privilegesasked Gov. Brown to give Washington voting privileges on a designated committee
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
asked Gov. Brown to give Washington voting privileges on a designated committee that would consider tolling. The Washington State Department of Transportation already has been invited to serve on the committee, but without voting... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Public comment sought on oyster growers’ new plan to spray beds with pesticideimidacloprid on Washington oyster beds, there’s a new proposal to use the neuro
The Seattle Times / Posted 24 days ago
imidacloprid on Washington oyster beds, there’s a new proposal to use the neurotoxic pesticide in the same manner. The Washington State Department of Ecology (DOE) calls the latest proposition “similar, but not identical” to the previous one,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Reason for rate drop in workers’ comp should be clearerand government efforts to help injured workers rebound quickly? The answer dep
The Seattle Times / Posted 24 days ago
and government efforts to help injured workers rebound quickly? The answer depends on where you sit. On Wednesday, the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries announced its recommendation to lower workers’ comp rates in 2018 by 2.5... Read more
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The Columbian
WSDOT seeks input about Highway 14 improvementsThe Washington State Department of Transportation is hosting an open house next
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
The Washington State Department of Transportation is hosting an open house next week to share ideas with the public about future improvements of state Highway 14 between Interstate 205 and Southeast 164th Avenue. Because of growing congestion on... Read more
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The Columbian
Geologists warn of landslides in wildfire-scarred Gorgeto commercial truck traffic, as the highway is absorbing all other traffic from
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
to commercial truck traffic, as the highway is absorbing all other traffic from the closed portions of Oregon’s I-84. Washington State Department of Transportation Safety and Emergency Operations Manager John Himmel said the state is trying... Read more
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