By GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press
August 28, 2014 6:27 p.m.
FIFE — A judge on Friday is expected hear arguments over whether cities in Washington can ban marijuana businesses that are allowed under state law, in a case that could have big implications for Washington's experiment in legal weed.
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee has declared a state of emergency for Okanogan County following severe rainstorms earlier this month that resulted in flash floods and mudslides that blocked two state highways.
SPOKANE — The participation of Providence Health Care in a clinic planned for Washington State University's Spokane campus could prevent patients from obtaining birth control or other reproductive services.
By ANTHONY RIMEL, Corvallis Gazette-Times
August 28, 2014 6 a.m.
PHILOMATH, Ore. — The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office returned a collection of 35 coins — missing for perhaps 50 years — to the Horner Collection at the Benton County Historical Society & Museum this week.