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Friday, April 29, 2016

DHS Leaders Provide Update Amid Staff Turnover, Foster Care Concerns

Leaders of the Oregon Department of Human Services are assuring the public that the agency is committed to its mission despite recent turnover in... More » Listen to this story

Friday, April 29, 2016

Unsafe Sleep Leading Cause Of Infant Death In Washington’s Child Welfare System

The stories are heartbreaking. An infant rolls off a bed and suffocates on a plastic bag. A one-month-old dies while sleeping between two adults.... More » Listen to this story

Friday, April 29, 2016

Western State Hospital Strikes Deal With Feds To Suspend Termination Order, Maintain Funding

The state of Washington has struck a deal with the feds to keep Western State Hospital open and funded. The Department of Social and Health Services... More »

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Oregon Gubernatorial Candidates Work To Reach Voters

The candidates for governor in Oregon have spent nearly $1.7 million dollars so far this year in their quest for office. So what has all that money... More » Listen to this story

Thursday, April 28, 2016

On Eve Of Viaduct Closure, Former Governor Vows Tunnel Project Will Succeed

On the eve of a two-week closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct, former Washington Governor Chris Gregoire said she’s confident the tunneling project under... More » Listen to this story

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Oregon Voters Sign Up For Major Parties In Droves

Ballots are going out in the mail this week to Oregon voters in advance of next month's primary. And it appears that independent voters are signing up... More » Listen to this story

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Grocery Industry Backs Away From Oregon Liquor Privatization Measure

The grocery industry is calling it quits on a potential ballot measure that would have privatized liquor sales in Oregon. Currently, hard liquor like... More » Listen to this story

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Army Corps Decides Kennewick Man Should Be Turned Over To Tribes

An ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man moved a major step forward toward reburial Wednesday. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced it has... More » Listen to this story

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Washington State Auditor Found Not Guilty Of False Statement To IRS, Jury Hangs On Remaining Charges

Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley hugged and kissed his wife and shook his lawyers' hands as he was found not guilty Tuesday on a charge of making a... More » Listen to this story

Monday, April 25, 2016

Troy Kelley Jury May Be Facing Deadlock On One Or More Counts

The jury in the federal criminal trial of Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley appears to be struggling to find agreement on at least one of the 15... More » Listen to this story

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