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Names chosen for new Pasco schools
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Groundbreaking Women Scientists Chosen as Names for 3 New Pasco Schools.

Three women who pioneered important scientific discoveries will have their legacy remembered as the three new Pasco Elementary Schools will be named after them.

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Pasco kids going to be needed lots of glue this year
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Pasco Schools Growing Rapidly — Fall 2013 Attendance Figures Prove It

Each year the Pasco School District faces the challenge of meeting the needs of a steadily-growing student population.

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Richland ranked highly by national publication
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‘Kiplingers’ Rates Richland As One of Best Cities in Nation for Kids!

We recently told you about a new study that listed the 10 best cities in Washington to raise a child that snubbed eastern Washington.

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Ice Harbor Brewery one of many who could be affected by Inslee tax
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Can Mid-Columbia Microbreweries Afford Gov. Inslee’s Proposed Beer Tax?

Gov. Jay Inslee recently rolled out his budget plan. Newstalk 870 reported late last week part of Inslee's new Working Washington Budget Priorities includes extending a temporary Business and Occupation tax and a temporary $.50 per gallon beer tax. This would include microbreweries, who are currently exempt.

The two taxes were part of for

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Rep. Hastings blasts funding cuts due to sequestration
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Rep. Hastings Blasts School Cuts Impacting Yakima, Walla Walla After Sequestration

The White House has retroactively suspended a school, emergency services and infrastructure funding program.

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Washington Lawmaker Wants to Allow Marijuana Stores Close to Schools, Daycare Centers & Parks

According to Rep. Christopher Hurt (D) of Enumclaw, the fees proposed for applying for and obtaining a license to run a pot store are "too cheap." Hurt's proposal would create a certificate that an applicant would pay for as a precursor to obtaining a license, and it would increase the fees for the license and annual renewal

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Proposed rendition of renovated Wa-Hi
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Walla Walla School District Delays Bond Request to Renovate Walla Walla High

After residents voted down a bond measure to improve Walla Walla schools, the delayed a similar bond to renovate the high school and has not said when another will be put before voters.

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Obama tried to make us believe the sequester would destroy us
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Life After Sequester – Where is Obama’s Predicted Apocolypse? [VIDEO]

According to the Wall Street Journal,  the world has not ended despite sequester.

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Federal sequester could affect school funding
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Federal Sequestration Could Have Impact on Some Mid-Columbia Schools

With the threat of sequestration -- lawfully-mandated federal budget cuts -- some Mid-Columbia school districts are following the debate closely.

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The USDA braintrust ready to go after snacks in schools
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USDA to Target Snacks in Schools – Will It Impact the Mid-Columbia?

The Obama administration has charged the USDA with weeding out soda, candy and snacks from our schools -- starting soon.

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