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$15 wage supporters ignore business closings as blase'
$15 wage supporters ignore business closings as blase' (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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$15 Minimum Wage Supporters Ok with Restaurant Failures, Says Report

Now that Seattle is becoming familiar with more restaurants and businesses closing due to the looming $15 minimum wage issue, a number of liberal bloggers and supporters of the idea are blithely tossing closures off as if they were nothing.

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4 Washington state pot stores cited for selling to minors
4 Washington state pot stores cited for selling to minors (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
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Pot Stores Busted for Selling Weed to Minors

A recent "sweep" test by the Washington State Liquor Control board has already dinged four pot stores for selling weed to minors.

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Bertha tunnel machine badly damaged
Bertha tunnel machine badly damaged (Getty images)
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Seattle Tunnel Digger Bertha Suffers Major Setback (AGAIN!)

Bertha is fast becoming Washington state's "Bridge to Nowhere." Picture shows how far Bertha has gotten so far.

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Plant would have converted garbage to fuel
Plant would have converted garbage to fuel (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
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Pasco Green Energy Company Owner Will Stand Trial on Fraud

It's one of the biggest cases of fraud and corruption seen in the Mid-Columbia in many years, and the owner will stand trial for it.

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Boeing refuses to release emails between them and Clinton Foundation
Boeing refuses to release emails between them and Clinton Foundation (Getty images)
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Boeing Refuses to Release Emails With Clinton Foundation – State Department

On the heels of a suspicious deal between General Electric (GE) the Clinton Foundation, and the State Department,  a national group and some shareholders are demanding the aerospace giant release it's dealings with the controversial foundation.

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Hanford loses out on energy savings says DOE audit
Hanford loses out on energy savings says DOE audit (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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Hanford Misses Out On Energy Savings, Says DOE Audit

According to an audit performed by the Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Inspector General, nearly $200,000 worth of savings were missed by Hanford due to missed payments.

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New bill puts more regulations on medical marijuana industry
New bill puts more regulations on medical marijuana industry (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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New Pot Bill Moves Closer to Eliminiating Medical Dispensaries

A new bill signed Friday by Gov. Jay Inslee is designed to eliminate "squeezing" of state pot stores caused by sales from medical dispensaries, but critics say it's a big step towards forcing out medical marijuana.

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GoPro Makes Dull Office Job Seem Extreme to the Extreme

GoPro footage can capture some truly amazing moments. It can also make your humdrum existence pretty exciting.

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Washington Healthplanfinder far short of enrollment goals
Washington Healthplanfinder far short of enrollment goals (Washington Healthplanfinder website)
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Washington Healthcare Exchange Enrollment Far Short of Goals

If enrollments don't skyrocket, the Washington Healthcare Exchange will fall short of goals needed to pay for itself.

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Benton-Franklin unemployment rates remain about the same for March
Benton-Franklin unemployment rates remain about the same for March (Getty images)
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Benton, Franklin County March Unemployement Sees Little Change

New numbers released by Washington state show our region fairly stable when it comes to jobs, but not among the lowest in state.

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