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  • Rally at Capitol offers opposing views on Syrian refugees story has photos
    Updated: Nov-20-15 10:08 pm

    OLYMPIA, Washington - Hundreds of protesters and counter-protesters on opposite sides of the Syrian refugee resettlement issue gathered in front of the Washington state Capitol Friday.

  • 25 trooper cadets graduate from patrol academy 
    Updated: Nov-19-15 7:09 pm

    OLYMPIA, Washington - More than two dozen state troopers have been sworn in at a ceremony at the Washington Capitol.

  • Some Senate Republicans want 'pause' of Syrian resettlement 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 11:11 pm

    OLYMPIA, Washington - More than a dozen Senate Republicans on Wednesday sent a letter to Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, asking him to ensure that Syrian refugees are properly vetted before the state agrees to accept them.

  • Washington governor: State will welcome refugees 
    Updated: Nov-16-15 9:00 pm

    OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington state will welcome Syrian refugees if the federal government ultimately decides the state will receive any of the 10,000 people that President Barack Obama's administration has pledged to resettle over the next year, Gov. Jay Inslee said Monday.