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GMO labeling debate shifts to Olympia

By By PHUONG LE SEATTLE (AP) — Months after Washington voters narrowly rejected an initiative requiring labeling of genetically modified foods, lawmakers are reviving the GMO debate in Olympia…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Bill would clear convictions during 60s fish-ins

By By PHUONG LE SEATTLE (AP) — Decades after American Indians were arrested for exercising treaty-protected fishing rights during the “Fish Wars,” a proposal in the state Legislature would give those who were jailed a chance to clear their convictions from the record…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

State climate panel still at odds

By By PHUONG LE SEATTLE (AP) — A bipartisan group of lawmakers still hasn’t agreed on the best strategies to reduce the state’s greenhouse gas emissions…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Wash. arsenic tests show geoducks safe to eat

By By PHUONG LE SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state health officials say its own arsenic testing has confirmed that geoducks (GOOEY-ducks) harvested from a Puget Sound bay are safe to eat and don’t pose a health concern…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Satellite tagging reveals info on endangered orcas

By By PHUONG LE SEATTLE (AP) — A satellite tag attached to one endangered Puget Sound killer whale is yielding valuable information about the migration of orcas…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

No site announced yet for Seattle food, yard waste

By By PHUONG LE SEATTLE (AP) — A company that won a bid to start trucking a bulk of Seattle’s food and yard waste east of the Cascade Mountains in April still hasn’t told city officials where that plant will be located, but is looking outside Kittitas County after facing neighborhood opposition…. …read more

From: AP Washington News