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Inslee signs $33.6 billion budget

Includes an additional $1 billion for public education

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Summer burn ban starts today

Highest threat of wildfires during dry hot conditions

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Staying healthy in the heat

Tips for you and your pets

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One killed, hundreds hospitalized following festival overdoses

Took a powerful form of ecstasy at the Gorge Amphitheatre

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Raspberry harvest off to a warm start

Some concerns over mold and fruit flies

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Lynden ranks in top ten of best place to raise kids

Top Washington towns with best schools, income, home values and growth

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WA lawmakers reach budget agreement

Final vote expected today

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4 hours ago in Local

Inslee blasts Senate Republicans for Cabinet ouster

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In a press conference today, Inslee said the Senate vote on Friday was "an election-year stunt."

5 hours ago in Local

Union to pay $32,000 for campaign finance reporting errors

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The State Attorney General's Office said in a news release today that Service Employees International Union 925 will pay the fine over improper reporting of in-kind and cash campaign contributions.

6 hours ago in Local

Restaurant owner charged with hiding sales, avoiding taxes

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Auditors noticed lower-than-normal cash sales during a routine examination of the company's tax returns from 2010 to 2013.

6 hours ago in Local

Man charged with murder, arson in parents’ attack

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His mother, 58-year-old Vicki Konicke, a breeder of Golden Retrievers, died in the attack.

6 hours ago in Local

UW police looking for man who has groped numerous women

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Police believe the man inappropriately touch women at least three times at the building since Jan. 31.