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Insleeā€™s budget increases spending

More money for schools and prisons

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Gas station plans accompany new Safeway

Taking over Prime Tune and Brakes location

In this graphic provided by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, a logo that will be used for labeling legal marijuana produced in Washington state is shown. Officials released a preliminary draft of regulations for growing and selling legalized marijuana Thursday, May 16, 2013. Voters last November made Washington and Colorado the first states to legalize the sale of taxed marijuana to adults over 21 at state-licensed stores.

Big jump in pot applications

Deadline this Friday


Murder suspect arrested

Man dies from severe beating

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Police trying body cameras

Three officers will be equipped


State teachers asking for cost of living raises

Have been suspended since 2008

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Inslee wants to limit Obamacare estate provision

State can take money upon medicaid patient’s death

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Northwest drivers confident driving in snow

Four out of five drivers in Washington and Portland

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GED changes may cause testers to start over

Results discarded with new system

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