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Green2Go in Finley (Google Street View)
Green2Go in Finley (Google Street View)
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Pot Inches Closer to Tri-Cities, Marijuana Store Opens in Finley

Although Richland, Pasco and Kennewick have indefinite bans on the growth, processing and sale of marijuana, and are likely to stay that way, it's legal in the rest of Benton County.

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Tacoma latest to ban plastic shopping bags (Getty Images)
Tacoma latest to ban plastic shopping bags (Getty Images)
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Tacoma Votes to Ban Plastic Shopping Bags, Adds Fee on Others

Not only will you have to provide your own shopping bags in Tacoma, but it's going to cost you more now.

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Michael Jordan #23
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“Viral” Streetball Michael Jordan From Pasco?!

If you ever flipped through ESPN last week, you probably saw the guy they call CDA MJ - Coeur d'Alene Michael Jordan. 

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Which restaurants got red violations? (Getty Images)
Which restaurants got red violations? (Getty Images)
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Which Tri-City Eateries Hit With Serious Health Code Violations?

The Benton Franklin Health Department routinely checks at least 1,000 food vendors and restaurants in the two counties, making what are called often drop-in inspections of their food preparation, serving and storage areas and other aspects of the establishment.

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Krusteaz Pancake Mix recalled (Continental Mills)
Krusteaz Pancake Mix recalled (Continental Mills)
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Popular Pancake Mix Subject of Recall Due to E-coli

Although no illnesses have been reported, a Seattle area baker is recalling a popular blueberry pancake mix over concerns of E-coli.

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Hanford union says they're being blackballed over safety concerns at Tank Farm (Oregon.gov)
Hanford union says they're being blackballed over safety concerns at Tank Farm (Oregon.gov)
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Is Union Being Blackballed For Insisting on Safety at Hanford Tank Farm?

A Hanford pipefitters union believes they are being blackballed, or passed over when it comes to contracts, because they are insisting their workers wear protective gear at all times when working near the Hanford tank farms. This image shows the double-shell storage tanks under construction at Hanford in the 1960's.

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Kennewick school district now allowing players to supply own helmet (Townsquare Media)
Kennewick school district now allowing players to supply own helmet (Townsquare Media)
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Should Kennewick Football Players Be Allowed to Use Own Helmets?

There's already a debate brewing over the Kennewick School District's decision to allow parents to supply their own helmet for their middle school or high school football player, amid growing national concerns of concussions.

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Stone driver Alan Alcantara (Clackamas OR Sheriff's Department)
Stone driver Alan Alcantara (Clackamas OR Sheriff's Department)
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Dude! Driver High on Pot Crashes Into Oregon Marijuana Store

Clackamas County, OR Sheriff's Deputies report an 18-year-old man is in jail after crashing his car early Sunday morning into a medical marijuana dispensary.

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Database delays will cost medical pot users dearly (Getty Images)
Database delays will cost medical pot users dearly (Getty Images)
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Medical Pot Database Delays Could Cost Patients Thousands, Get Them Arrested

Part of I-502, the initiative that legalized recreational marijuana, included so-called reforms for the medical marijuana industry. Now, some of those plans, including creating a database of users, could cost patients a lot of money, and given new regulations, perhaps even get them in legal trouble for their pot use.

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Trader Joe's salads recalled due to content, labeling issues (Trader Joe's)
Trader Joe's salads recalled due to content, labeling issues (Trader Joe's)
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Trader Joe’s Issues Retail Caesar Salad Recall

Trader Joe's issued a recall for a caesar salad after learning packages had been mislabled, and it potentially contained items that could cause allergic reactions to some who might eat it.

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