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drunk driving

Drunk drivers face new punishment program

Pilot program starts Jan. 1

health exchange

People awaiting ID card will be reimbursed

Must request retroactive coverage

food bank

Washington ranked 9th in volunteering

Two million volunteers


Free events ring in the New Year

Polar plunge and free activities in Whatcom County

job search

Unemployment safety net expires for thousands

Over 25,000 people in Washington use state benefits


Washington minimum wage to rise in 2014

Washington wage highest in the nation


Machinists vote this week on Boeing offer

‘Vote No’ rally scheduled


Power plants, refineries top carbon pollution

19.2 million metric tons released in Washington

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