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Most Interesting Man in The World cutout gets driver a carpool ticket
Most Interesting Man in The World cutout gets driver a carpool ticket (Washington State Trooper Tony Brock photo)
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Dos Equis Pitchman Fails to Keep Seattle Driver from Getting Carpool Ticket

"Stay Thirsty, my friends..." for dodging tickets from the carpool lane?

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Is Palouse Falls a Family-Friendly Spring Break Destination? [POLL]

You've got about two weeks left to figure out your Spring Break plans. If you're looking for a "staycation" Palouse Falls is a SUPER popular destination. But how kid-friendly is it?

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Travel Leaders travel show on Newstalk 870
Travel Leaders travel show on Newstalk 870 (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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Discover New and Wonderful Travel Opportunities with Newstalk 870 and Travel Leaders [AUDIO]

Last weekend during Travel Leaders Tri-Cities, heard Saturday mornings at 10:30 am,  we talked with Sondra Wilson and a representative from Globus about some exciting opportunities.

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New bill bans all smartphone use behind the wheel
New bill bans all smartphone use behind the wheel (Photo Illustration by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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State Senate Votes to Ban Smartphone Use Behind The Wheel

Smartphones had outsmarted the legal system, but now legislators are catching up.

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Best Bookstores in the Pacific Northwest

Growing up in Washington one of my favorite birthday traditions was receiving a really cool book from my aunt purchased at The Bookworm on George Washington Way in Richland. Great independent bookstores are getting hard to find, but the Pacific Northwest still has a handful you should definitely know about.

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Iuliia Sokolovska
Iuliia Sokolovska
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Best Spring Break Ideas for Mid Columbia Families

Most school districts are holding spring break the first week of April. That means it's time to start planning and making your reservations! Here are 10 ideas if you're struggling:

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22 Washington Railroad Crossings deemed unsafe by officials
22 Washington Railroad Crossings deemed unsafe by officials (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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10 Railroad Crossings in Mid Columbia Deemed Unsafe

The Department of Ecology and the Utilities and Transportation Commission have released a report about the safety of railroad crossings in Washington state,  and the list is in the thousands when it comes to deficient crossings.

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Oregon legislature will decide fate of low-carbon fuel standard
Oregon legislature will decide fate of low-carbon fuel standard (Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images)
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Oregon Legislature Set to Vote on Low-Carbon Fuel Standard Wednesday

Oregon has actually had a low-carbon fuel standard since 2009, but only one part of the bill is actually in operation.  The bill is set to expire, or sunset, at the end of 2015. But if it's passed, additional parts will be put in action, get ready for gas hikes anywhere from $.19 to $.33 cents per gallon at the least.

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Foods Unique to the Pacific Northwest Every Tourist Must Try!

The South has BBQ and grits. Louisiana has beignets. Pennsylvania has scrapple, Maine has lobsters and Boston has chowder... what does the Northwest have? LOTS!

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See What Caused the Blue Bridge Backup! [VIDEO]

If you were forced to take the Cable Bridge instead of the Blue Bridge this morning, here's why:

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