Washington State House Democrats


Tuesday, October 4


Associated Press
Judge: Owner of sunken tug must pay nearly $45,000 to state 
2 vying to become Washington’s next public lands chief 
Feds favorable to coal shipments out of Longview port
In a tight market, stores lure holiday workers with perks

Aberdeen Daily World 
Harbor dredging project underway
Homeless and activists hold vigil outside Aberdeen City Hall

Bothell Reporter 
King County seeks input on new transit concepts for Kirkland and south Kenmore

Inslee, Oregon’s Brown discuss replacing I-5 Bridge
In Our View: ‘No’ on Initiative 1433

Everett Herald (subscription required)  
Claim: Lynnwood red-light camera enforcement violates law
Harrop: More states lining up against capital punishment

Federal Way Mirror 
The Gator Dome more than just a facelift for Decatur sports

Puget Sound Business Journal 
FUNDRAISING: The impact of campaign finance on the political pipeline
Court decisions on tips create compensation confusion

Renton Reporter 
Puget Sound Energy joins western Energy Imbalance Market

Seattle Times (subscription required)  
Classes at 2 Puyallup schools canceled after threat
Black Lives Matter rally: a unified message in Seattle
Aircraft-leasing firm sold to Seattle-area management team
Microsoft reports pay of top execs; Nadella received $17.7 million
Opinion: A new approach: Build steel modular housing units for the homeless

Seattle Weekly  
Impending Eviction Has Made the Jungle a Ghost Town—and the Field a Boomtown
Sierra Club Members Dispute Sierra Club Position on Carbon Tax Measure

Wenatchee World (subscription required) 
Shooting witness: Man was reaching for seat belt
PUDs still on board with $17.8 million transmission line

Yakima Herald Republic  
Millions leaving government insurance money on the table?
Editorial: Want to vote? Key deadline for those not yet registered


Bertha reaches halfway point in digging SR 99 tunnel
Wash. AG asks high court to hear sex trafficking case against Backpage

Seahawks’ Doug Baldwin meets with Seattle Police over racial, social justice concerns
Sheriff: 2 Puyallup schools closed Tuesday by threat of violence
State ferries: New food vendor arrives mid-Oct., asks for passenger patience
Lawmaker: Toughen the law after schools fail safety tests (McAuliffe)

Wash. Gun Initiative Aims To Keep Guns Away From People Who Would Harm Themselves Or Others

Racial stress: What 3 Seattle therapists are seeing
How To Spark Learning Everywhere Kids Go — Starting With The Supermarket
For transgender patients, a guide to help their doctors

MyNorthwest.com (KIRO Radio) 
Two safe injection sites proposed for the Seattle area

NW Public Radio  
Yakama Nation Joins Voices Against Nestle Bottle Plant

Q13 TV (FOX)  
Classes canceled at two Puyallup schools as officials investigate threat
Kent School District addresses parental concerns, calls creepy clowns ‘national social media hoax’
16-year-old Federal Way High student arrested for allegedly bringing handgun to campus


State tackling mysteries of high maternal deaths

Seattle Times Reporter Calls Out Paper’s Anti Sound Transit Bias
Pedestrian Chronicles: Increase in Walking Outpaced All Other Modes of Commuting