TIMES WATCHDOG: The continued presence of Dion Earl, left, with the Kent-based Seattle Impact FC raises questions about whether the Major Arena Soccer League conducted proper background checks on prospective team owners. Above, the Impact plays against Turlock before a small crowd at the ShoWare Center in Kent on Nov. 28. It was the first home game after a mass player walkout.
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Inslee proposes capital-gains tax to help fund budget
Gov. Inslee proposed a $39 billion, two-year budget plan that would raise taxes and other revenues by $1.5 billion.
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Even when challenges or misunderstandings arise, the truth is that we all want the same thing: safety for the public, protection for taxpayers and daylight for Bertha.Lynn Peterson guest column: "WSDOT explains the settling, liability and safety of the Highway 99 tunnel project"
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