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Monday, January 26, 2015

Oregon, Washington Propose $12 State Minimum Wages

Oregon could leapfrog Washington to have the highest state minimum wage in the country if the Democratically-controlled legislature approves a proposed... More » Listen to this story

Monday, January 26, 2015

King County Defends Juvenile Strip Searches In Detention

At the juvenile detention facility in King County, Washington, strip searches are common practice at intake for serious and violent offenders or those... More » Listen to this story

Monday, January 26, 2015

Parents Of Gay, Trans Kids Ask Idaho Lawmakers To Pass Gay Rights Bill

Several hundred people packed an auditorium in the Idaho Capitol this morning for a hearing on a measure known as the Add the Words bill. More » Listen to this story

Friday, January 23, 2015

Lawmakers Proposed The Darndest Things

It’s the end of week two of Washington’s legislative session. Already more than 1,200 bills have been introduced. More » Listen to this story

Friday, January 23, 2015

Northwest States Track Bird Flu Cases, While Chicken Industry Feels Plucked

The state of Washington announced a new confirmed case of avian flu in a wild duck in Whatcom County Friday. More » Listen to this story

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Idaho Biologists Count Fewer Wolves But More Breeding Pairs

Idaho biologists say the number of wolves is likely declining, but their count of breeding pairs of wolves -- a key number used to measure the health of... More » Listen to this story

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Unfinished Feelings 'Part Of The Deal' For Northwest Nurse Fighting Ebola In Liberia

Seattle E.R. nurse Marc Bouma is back in the Northwest after treating Ebola patients in a remote part of Liberia. More » Listen to this story

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Passengers Unlikely To Benefit From Decline In Airline Fuel Costs

The steep drop in oil prices is helping to pad the bottom line of Seattle-based Alaska Airlines. But don't expect lower fares on the horizon. More » Listen to this story

Thursday, January 22, 2015

2014 Good For Job Creation In Washington and Oregon

The Washington and Oregon employment departments have closed the book on 2014 with the release of their December jobs numbers. More » Listen to this story

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Dispensary Owner, Iraq Veteran Patient Both Wary Of Medical Marijuana Regulation

Thursday is Medical Cannabis Lobby Day at the Washington Capitol. State lawmakers say this is the year they will rein in the state’s “Wild West” medical... More » Listen to this story

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