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OLYMPIA — Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee will seek a third term as governor, giving him a chance to regain votes in counties that abandoned him in 2016.

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OLYMPIA — The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission recently took action to require monthly fishing guide logbook reporting, and approved moving forward on a request to the State Legislature…

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A national Democratic committee has planned a slew of local events during the August congressional recess when Battle Ground Republican Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler will be back in Southwest Was…

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CHEHALIS, Wash. — State Sen. Rebecca Saldana, who has introduced bills reviled by farm groups, toured Lewis County farms Wednesday and asked a dairyman what policymakers could do for him.

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SEATTLE (AP) — Two earthquakes shook the Puget Sound region in Washington early on July 12, with the temblors felt into British Columbia and across the Cascade Mountains into the eastern part …

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RAYMOND — Butte Creek Day-Use Area reopened July 1 with significant improvements to roads, amenities and trail following work by the Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and its partners.

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LONG BEACH — Pacific County Public Utility District No. 2 has won a 12-year legal struggle against two telecommunications companies over the rates it charges for access to its poles.

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This graphic shows that “water year” precipitation for most of Pacific and Wahkiakum counties is running more than 20 inches below average, just as the area is arriving at the driest months of…

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OLYMPIA (AP) — Washington has become the latest West Coast state to enact broad sanctuary protections that restrict all local authorities from asking about people's immigration status.

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PACIFIC COUNTY — Add ravenous cloned insects with intensifying summer droughts. The result? Countless local spruce trees appearing on the verge of death.

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OLYMPIA — The 2019 legislative session began Jan. 14 and is scheduled to end on April 28, if the operation, transportation and capital budget all pass the Legislature and are signed by Gov. Ja…

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OLYMPIA — Legislation to make daylight saving time the year-round standard passed the Senate Tuesday evening in a bipartisan 46-2 vote.

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OLYMPIA — Legislation focused on streamlining the process and notification requirements to felons of their voting rights and the restoration of those rights was signed by Gov. Jay Inslee on We…

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OLYMPIA — Washington Fish and Wildlife Director Kelly Susewind said Friday he will direct wildlife managers to "err on the side" of chasing and killing cougars that are causing problems.

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OLYMPIA — With Brexit in international news this week, the Washington Capitol had its own version with a “Lexit” rally in support of carving the State of Liberty out of the eastern side of the state.

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PACIFIC and WAHKIAKUM COUNTIES — Rain on Monday and occasional showers predicted the rest of this week may help a little, but Western Washington’s wildfire season is off to an exceptionally ea…

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OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee announced he is seeking the presidency of the United States in a video focused on climate change posted on his Facebook page early Friday.