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Washington State DOC not getting information to the public regarding inmates released early

Last December I told you about how the Washington State Department of Corrections (DOC) had accidentally released approximately 3,200 inmates from their prison system due to a “sentencing computation issue” 333 more words


Washington Halts Seattle Tunnel Project Over Safety Concerns

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington transportation officials and Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday halted all digging by Seattle’s tunnel-boring machine until the contractor determines what caused a large sinkhole to form over the area where the machine was operating. 442 more words


Space ventures get political shout-outs

Even though they happened far from the Evergreen State, last year’s Pluto flyby and the rocket landings accomplished by Blue Origin and SpaceX were among the “big moments” mentioned today in Washington Gov. 70 more words


Washington State Jailbreak

Today’s cartoon for The Seattle Times.

There was a software glitch in Washington’s Department of Corrections that allowed a LOT of inmates to be released early. 68 more words

Washington National Guardsman Killed In Action

Officials with the Defense Department have reported that Washington National Guard Staff Sgt. Matthew McClintock was killed in action in Afghanistan Tuesday.

The 30-year-old Des Moines resident & Green Beret veteran was on his third combat tour when he was killed Jan. 196 more words


Washington Governor Takes Action On Guns After Obama Move

BURIEN, Wash. (AP)

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee signed an executive order Wednesday aimed at curbing gun violence by improving data-sharing among government agencies and starting a new public health campaign on suicide prevention. 629 more words


Poll: Gov. Inslee Leads Republican Challenger By 9 Points

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A new poll shows Washington Gov. Jay Inslee leading his Republican opponent by nine points, with about a third of voters undecided. 118 more words