Robert Brown, an advocate for splitting Washington into two states, stands over a flag at a rally Feb. 15 at the Capitol in Olympia. — Photo by Sean Harding, Washington Newspaper Publishers Association

51st state movement highlights cultural divide in Washington state

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Proposed public records bill is dead

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Seventeen local grapplers earn state medals at Mat Classic XXXI

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Robert Brown, an advocate for splitting Washington into two states, stands over a flag at a rally Feb. 15 at the Capitol in Olympia. — Photo by Sean Harding, Washington Newspaper Publishers Association

51st state movement highlights cultural divide in Washington state

Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane has revived a movement to redraw the lines of Washington state; echos sentiments from Eastern Washington that their voices are not heard in the Legislature

  • 3 hours ago

 

Law would eliminate personal objection to vaccines in Washington state

State senators aim to alter provisions for vaccines; bill eliminates philosophical or personal objection of vaccines by legal guardians

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