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WA Lawmakers urged to think beyond school day in education funding

Math, science and health are all part of Yakima Valley after-school programs, some of which focus on teaching kids culinary skills. Photo courtesy 21st Century Afterschool Program.

OLYMPIA, Wash. – The Washington Legislature already has some marching orders, from the governor’s budget proposal to a bill by state School Superintendent Randy Dorn to raise sales taxes to fund education. A 2012 court ruling said the state must

Westport Winery Earns Medals in Colorado and Connecticut

WESTPORT, Wash. - Westport Winery has again brought medals from international wine competitions to Grays Harbor.

 

In September, at the Denver International Wine Competition, Elk River Riesling and Captain Grays Gewurztraminer were awarded gold medals. The grapes used to craft these