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Washington archive flooded by water hose leak

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Workers arriving at the State Archives Friday morning in Olympia found several inches of water on the floor…. …read more

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35 trooper cadets graduate from patrol academy

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Nearly three dozen state troopers were sworn in at a ceremony at the Capitol…. …read more

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Appointee resigns after Senate opposition

OLYMPIA, Wash (AP) — Former state Rep. Geoff Simpson has resigned from the state Gambling Commission after receiving opposition to his gubernatorial appointment from members of the Senate over a 2008 domestic-violence arrest…. …read more

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House passes bill allowing Tesla to expand

By By LISA BAUMANN OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A bill that would allow electric car manufacturer Tesla to open additional stores in Washington state is headed to Gov. Jay Inslee’s desk…. …read more

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Starbucks cup identifies rape suspect in Olympia

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A discarded Starbucks cup helped lead police to a rape suspect in Olympia…. …read more

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Legislature OKs misdemeanor arrest bill

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A measure that has passed the Legislature would allow law enforcement officers to make arrests in misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor cases even if they weren’t the officer who saw the alleged crime…. …read more

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Washington issues first legal pot business license

By By GENE JOHNSON OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state issued its first legal marijuana business license Wednesday, launching a new phase in the state’s ambitious effort to regulate a market that has been illegal for more than 75 years…. …read more

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