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Federal government looking at possible pay-per-mile driver tax
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Feds Eyeing Pay-Per-Mile Driver Tax, Too – Just Like Olympia!

The Washington State Department of Transportation believes a pay-per-mile driver tax is feasible. Apparently the feds are interested also.

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Latest ethanol blend stirring up controversy
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Could New Ethanol Fuel Destroy Your Engine? AAA Issues Warning

Over the last few years federally-mandated fuel and pollution standards resulted in increasing amounts of ethanol, or corn-based fuel, being added to gasoline around the country. The amount depends upon the refinery, and seller.  Some firms are embracing ethanol more than others, but it's in many blends of gasoline.

The AAA has re-issued a warning that first came out months ago that the latest blend, called E15, could potentially damage or destroy your engine.

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Washington state looking at vehicle milage taxes
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State Ponders Replacing Gas Tax With Tolls or a Per Mile Tax

A vehicle mileage tax could be coming to Washington state!

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Busy American highways
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Americans Are Still Traveling This Thanksgiving, Just Not Very Far

Holiday travel will bring increased traffic to the American highways this Thanksgiving weekend. However, with many families still simply trying to operate day-to-day on shoestring budgets, people are expected to plan shorter trips to carve their turkeys this year as a means to save money on fuel and other expenses.

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Hyundai Accent-one of 13 models along with Kia with MPG reductions
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Drive a Hyundai or Kia? You Could Be Getting Money Back From Manufacturer

Thousands of motorists will be getting some cash back from Hyundai and Kia after some errors were made in gas mileage estimates.

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Sun-Mart Stores transition to Circle K
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Sun-Mart Transitions To Circle K Underway In Mid-Columbia

After over 25 years of serving the Mid-Columbia, most of the familiar Sun-Mart Stores are now converting over to Circle K.

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Northbound lanes of Blue Bridge to close Thursday night through monday 5am
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Northbound Blue Bridge Lanes Will Be Closed Oct. 29 – Nov. 12

Important driver information if you use the Blue Bridge! A revision has been made to repair plans.

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What Are the Most Popular Car Colors in the World?

While white still remains the most popular car color in the world, the overall use of color is on the rise, according to recent industry statistics.

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Is Your Car One of the 7 Million Toyota Is Recalling?

Toyota Motor Corporation announced on Wednesday that it will recall more than seven million vehicles to fix a power window issue that the manufacturer says could present a risk for fire.

According to a press release issued by the Japanese automaker, the voluntary recall is to inspect and apply special fluorine grease to the driver’s-side Power Window Master Switch (everyone's favorite car part) because it may become “notchy” when operated.

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Blue Bridge Traffic Is Too Fast! [PHOTOS] [POLL]

So once again I a making way to an appointment and yet there is another accident on the Blue Bridge. For years even with the fixes that they made a few years ago the traffic has still not improved

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