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Time to worry about a shutdown again | Brunell

  • Sep 22, 2016 at 6:00PM

Unfortunately, discussion over our skyrocketing national debt is only a footnote in the testy presidential campaign this year. Hopefully, the upcoming debates will change that.

 

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Debate continues over call to ban assault weapons | The Petri Dish

  • Sep 22, 2016 at 7:00PM

Attorney General Bob Ferguson insists politics isn't driving his call for a ban on the sale of semiautomatic, military-style assault weapons in the 2017 legislative session.

Auburn teacher, Green River students create Web app to measure kids’ emotional well being | Guest op

  • Sep 22, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 11:34AM

With overcrowded classrooms and the focus on standardized testing, thinly-stretched teachers don't have the resources or the time to monitor the emotional well being of each and every student.

Festival fills the heart, and quenches the thirst

  • Sep 16, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 11:41AM

A hop north of the Auburn Golf Course on Green River Road, at the bottom of a broad bowl of trees and sky, along a drive that crunches under foot, is an expanse of bright green lawn.

Want to step up sustainability for the school year? Here’s how

  • Sep 15, 2016 at 3:00PM

Fall is finally here. The leaves are turning yellow and red. Families and teachers are settling in with back-to-school schedules. It's the perfect time to make reducing, reusing, and recycling part of new routines at home and school.

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