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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

California Climate Activist Dumps $1M Into Washington State

California billionaire and climate activist Tom Steyer has dumped $1 million into Washington state. More »

Monday, September 22, 2014

Oregon Cities Consider Taxes On Recreational Marijuana

Some Oregon cities are setting themselves up for a possible legal battle if Oregon voters approve a marijuana legalization initiative this fall. More » Listen to this story

Monday, September 22, 2014

Lawsuit, Legal Claims Ongoing At Oso Six-Month Anniversary

Six months after 43 people lost their lives in the Oso landslide, nearly 60 legal claims have been filed against the state of Washington. More » Listen to this story

Monday, September 22, 2014

What's For Dinner? How 'Bout Nutria, Bullfrog Legs, Sorrel And Carp

On September 28, several hundred people are expected to gather at a vineyard near Salem, Oregon, to chew on the problem of invasive species. More » Listen to this story

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Fundraisers Galore As Washington Campaigns Kick Into High Gear

The 2014 election is about six weeks away. That means campaigns are kicking into high gear and asking their funders to help them cross the finish line. More » Listen to this story

Friday, September 19, 2014

Wealthy Individuals Bankroll Washington Campaigns

So far this year, business interests have contributed more than $16 million to political campaigns and committees in Washington. More » Listen to this story

Friday, September 19, 2014

Oregon Voters To Consider Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

Oregonians will decide this fall whether to legalize recreational marijuana. Measure 91 would allow adults in Oregon to grow, possess, and sell... More » Listen to this story

Friday, September 19, 2014

Alaska Airlines Schedules More Rescue Flights From Mexico

Seattle-based Alaska Airlines plans to launch five more jets Friday to evacuate American vacationers from Los Cabos, Mexico. More »

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Long-Running Battle Over Fires Between Ranchers And Feds Reaches Truce

For years there's been a battle raging between Idaho ranchers and the federal government over whether ranchers should be able to fight wildfires. More » Listen to this story

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Washington State Employees Negotiate First Pay Raises In 6 Years

Washington state employees have not had a cost-of-living raise in six years. But that could change in the next budget cycle. More » Listen to this story