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Seattle Mayor Signs Executive Order Requiring Body Cameras on Patrol Officers

Local
Mayor Ed Murray of Seattle, working with City Attorney Pete Holmes, signed an Executive Order requiring all Seattle Police patrol officers to wear body-worn video cameras (body cameras). ...
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We Will Not Be Unseen: A Message of Resilience from Spokane

Jonathan Shuffield
Columns
Do not mistake me for wanting this day to be somber, to turn our party down. On the contrary, let our history remind you why we celebrate! Let it make you dance longer, scream louder and love harder! ...
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Justice Mary Yu Receives Triple Backing in Spokane by Gregoire, Eitzen, O’Connor

Justice Mary Yu
Politics Local
Gregoire, O’Connor and Eitzen have already had a big impact on Yu’s campaign, with more than 35 community leaders signing on in less than a month. ...
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Pride of Ellensburg to Host LGBTQ Parade and Festival

Pride of Ellensburg Photo
Local
A newly formed LGBTQ non-profit group, Pride of Ellensburg, will host the Ellensburg Pride Parade and Festival downtown June 4, 2016. ...
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Washington Won’t Discriminate Coalition Launched to Defeat Anti-Trans I-1515

Washington Won't Discriminate
Politics Local
Law enforcement, clergy, businesses leaders, transgender Washingtonians families and others launched the No on I-1515 campaign Thursday. ...
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Pride Foundation Invests Over $7.5 Million to Support LGBTQ People in 2015

Pride Foundation/Facebook
Local
This year, Pride Foundation’s community grants program awarded a total of $373,500 to 66 organizations in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. ...
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Reba, Narvel and the Muppets: If They Can’t Last, Can We?

Editorial
Why do we feel such impact over the breakup of celebrity relationships? And what the hell happened to Kermit and Piggy? ...
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One Gay Man’s View on Why Trump Is Trending

Politics Editorial
Donald Trump represents a sort of underdog rebel figure. He’s the one who can represent all those on the wrong side of history, and he’s doing a damn good job at it. ...
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Orgs Launch End AIDS Walks Across Washington State

Health Local
Three Washington state HIV/AIDS service organizations have joined forces to realign their largest awareness and fundraising events. ...
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The New Politics of Personal, Professional Relationships

Top News Editorial
The road ahead may be hard because the map will have to be made as we discover it, but isn’t that how we made our way West? How we shot for the moon? ...
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