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No roadblocks for elephant trip to Oklahoma City Zoo

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(Information in the following story is from: The Seattle Times, http://www.seattletimes.com) SEATTLE (AP) — Asian elephants Bamboo and Chai are…

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Public comment sought on proposed Makah whale hunt

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Two public meetings will be held in late April about the Makah Tribe's request to resume hunting gray whales off Washington's coast.

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State Ferries make changes to avoid another system failure

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The Washington State Ferries' online vehicle reservation system crashed last week because it couldn't handle the large volume of customers

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Family sues mortuary after man cremated by mistake

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A lawsuit has been filed by the family of a man who was cremated by mistake and whose casket contained another person

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Yakima Basin drought forces early use of stored water

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The federal Bureau of Reclamation has had to start using stored reservoir water to supplement natural flows early because of a worsening drought in central Washington's Yakima Basin.