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Sara Robinson
Sara Robinson
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If the IRS Calls Saying You’re Under Arrest for Tax Evasion IT’S A SCAM!

A Facebook friend posted today their daughter in law got a call from the IRS saying there was a warrant out for their arrest for tax evasion and police were on their way but they would take payment over the phone. Several other Mid Columbia residents replied that they'd gotten the SAME CALL!

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Creatas
Creatas
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How Do You Feel About Free Lunch for All at School? [POLL]

Schools in Umatilla are encouraging all students to take advantage of free lunch funded by the federal government. Jefferson Elementary in Richland does the same thing... and there are probably several others in the Mid Columbia. What do you think of our taxes paying for lunch when many of the parents can afford it just fine?

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WA AG favors net neutrality
WA AG favors net neutrality (Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)
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Washington Attorney General Supports Controversial Net Neutrality

Net neutrality is a hot topic in Washington D.C. Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson this week said he supports FCC Commissioner Tim Wheeler's plan to ensure what he calls "net neutrality."

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Committee to hold hearing on mandatory abortion insurance bill
Committee to hold hearing on mandatory abortion insurance bill (washington state legislative website)
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Abortion Mandate Bill Hearing Coming Tuesday Feb. 10 in Olympia

Next Tuesday, legislators will take comments and input on a bill that would force every private insurance policy in Washington state to cover abortions.

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Jacob Ammentorp Lund
Jacob Ammentorp Lund
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Survey Results: Most Important Traits Men Look for in a Woman

A recent online survey of 430 people asked what men look for most in a woman. The answers from men will surprise you. Of the top 10 answers only 2 mentioned appearance.

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Strange new bill debated in Olympia Tuesday
Strange new bill debated in Olympia Tuesday (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
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Bizarre Marijuana Bill Debated in Olympia Includes Provision for BANNING Pot

House Bill 1461 is a mix-and-match combination of 18 previous House bills dealing with pot. One part would lessen some marijuana restrictions, but another would nullify I-502 entirely. Confusing?

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Catherine Yeulet
Catherine Yeulet
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Top 10 Ways to Make Money On the Side

Looking to make a little extra money besides your regular job? These are some of the best ideas

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Boris Katsman
Boris Katsman
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Man Kills 22 Year Old for Getting Mouthy at Moses Lake Jack in the Box

Jason Williams, 37, and his girlfriend Martha Mejia, 34, of Moses Lake spent Sunday night, Jan. 17, at Neppel's Dockside Pub. They got in a confrontation and decided to leave. They went to Jack in the Box restaurant drive through at 1:30 a.m. on the 18th and then decided to back up their 2001 GMC Yukon to leave. That's when a string of events began that left a man dead.

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Senate considers major change to minor abortion law
Senate considers major change to minor abortion law (Washington state legislative website)
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Landmark Abortion-Related Bill Considered in State Senate

The bill, SB 5289, has a hearing Monday, February 2nd in Olympia.

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Stephen Lovekin, Getty Images and Morgan Ashley's Facebook
Stephen Lovekin, Getty Images and Morgan Ashley's Facebook
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Celebrity Look-Alike: KNDU’s Morgan Ashley and Idina Menzel [PHOTOS]

I noticed a news report pop up in my Facebook feed (see below) and thought, "What is internationally-acclaimed Broadway performer Idina Menzel doing reporting a house fire in Tri-Cities?" Turns out it wasn't Idina, it was Morgan Ashley!

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