Anna King

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As Cracks Widen In Washington State, Government Prepares For A Landslide

Monday, January 08, 2018

Dozens of people have agreed to move temporarily to hotels in case a landslide destroys their homes.


The Seeds Of This Year's Christmas Tree Shortage

Thursday, December 14, 2017

The 2008 recession, wildfires and a logging boom have added up to a shortage of Christmas tree seedlings in the Pacific Northwest.


The $10 Million Lawsuit That Hinges On An Oxford Comma

Thursday, March 23, 2017

For people interested in grammar, there is no fiercer debate over the necessity — or not — of the Oxford comma. It is the final comma in a list of items. A $10 million lawsuit hinges on an Oxford comma.


Washington State Supreme Court Rules Florist Broke Anti-Discrimination Law

Thursday, February 16, 2017

The Washington Supreme Court unanimously ruled that a florist who declined to do the flower arrangements for a same-sex wedding broke the state's anti-discrimination law.


Washington High Court Hears Case Of Florist Who Refused To Serve Gay Wedding

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

A florist refused to do the wedding arrangements for a same-sex couple, claiming it's against her religion. The couple and the state argue that's unlawful discrimination.


Community College Educates Prisoners for Life After Lockup

Monday, May 09, 2016

Walla Walla Community College prison education program helps people rediscover their worth and rejoin society with marketable skills.


The Community College Challenge: Introducing Walla Walla

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Over the course of the academic year, The Takeaway presents an original series offering a unique look at community colleges. Here, we visit Walla Walla Community College.

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In A Remote Part Of Washington, A Scramble To Save Cattle From Flames

Friday, August 28, 2015

More than 1,000 square miles of wildfires are burning in the state. In the isolated Okanogan Valley, where power and phone lines have burned, cattle ranchers are doing what they can to spare herds.


Wildfires Consume Washington State

Thursday, August 27, 2015

More than 250,000 acres are believed to be burning, a rare event that's breaking records in the state's history.

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Pasco Shooting Sparks Protests, Comparisons To Ferguson

Friday, February 20, 2015

New evidence is emerging in a fatal police shooting in Washington state last week that prompted protests in the town of Pasco and comparisons to the shooting in Ferguson, Missouri. Investigators say the three Pasco officers, who shot and killed Antonio Zambrano-Montes, were not certified Spanish speakers. It ...


Cracked Dam Causes Water Emergency In Washington State

Thursday, March 27, 2014

The cracked Wanapum Dam on the Columbia River is causing many problems. Engineers have lowered the water upstream to relieve pressure on the dam. Farmers irrigation pipes no longer reach the river.


Why This Year's Blueberry Bounty Has Growers Feeling Blue

Friday, August 16, 2013

The blueberries on your morning cereal are less expensive this year. That's because farmers are harvesting a bumper crop this summer. It's good news for berry lovers, but the bounty might wreck some blueberry growers.

In Richland, Wash., Genoa Blankenship pops open the lid on a box of blueberries. Her ...


Sequester Causes Problems for Toxic Waste Cleanup

Friday, March 01, 2013

Six underground radioactive waste tanks at Washington’s Hanford Nuclear reservation are leaking. The tanks hold highly radioactive waste, produced over decades of plutonium production for nuclear weapons.

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