NW News Network http://nwnewsnetwork.org en President Tours Disaster Zone, Offers Support One Month After Deadly Landslide http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/president-tours-disaster-zone-offers-support-one-month-after-deadly-landslide <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">President Obama says the “whole country” is thinking about the victims of the </span>Oso<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> landslide in Snohomish County.</span></p><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:09:57 +0000 Austin Jenkins 1608 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org President Tours Disaster Zone, Offers Support One Month After Deadly Landslide Washington State Senator: Oil Trains 'Going To Be With Us For A While' http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/washington-state-senator-oil-trains-going-be-us-while <p>Environmental regulators in Washington state are expecting a lively crowd Thursday in the coastal city of Hoquiam.</p><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:21:56 +0000 Tom Banse 1607 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org Washington State Senator: Oil Trains 'Going To Be With Us For A While' Judge Won't Issue Immediate Decision In Oregon Gay Marriage Case http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/judge-wont-issue-immediate-decision-oregon-gay-marriage-case <p>A federal judge in Oregon will not issue an immediate decision Wednesday in a lawsuit seeking to overturn the state's ban on same-sex marriage.</p><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:50:53 +0000 Chris Lehman 1606 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org Judge Won't Issue Immediate Decision In Oregon Gay Marriage Case Wanapum Dam Fix Could Cost $61 Million http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/wanapum-dam-fix-could-cost-61-million <p>Officials in central Washington revealed the latest update on how much it will cost to fix the massive crack in Wanapum Dam -- and how long it will take.</p><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:32:02 +0000 Anna King 1605 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org Wanapum Dam Fix Could Cost $61 Million President Obama Tells Landslide Towns 'Whole Country is Thinking of You' http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/president-obama-tells-landslide-towns-whole-country-thinking-you <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">President Obama told an audience of first responders at the </span>Oso<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> fire house in Snohomish County that he and First Lady Michelle Obama "grieve with you."</span></p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:47:37 +0000 Austin Jenkins 1604 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org President Obama Tells Landslide Towns 'Whole Country is Thinking of You' Appreciative Crowd Awaits President Obama In Oso http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/appreciative-crowd-awaits-president-obama-oso <p>Snohomish County first responders are gathering in the Oso fire house for an appearance by President Barack Obama.</p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:41:39 +0000 Austin Jenkins 1603 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org Appreciative Crowd Awaits President Obama In Oso National Group Attempts 11th-Hour Intervention In Oregon Gay Marriage Case http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/national-group-attempts-11th-hour-intervention-oregon-gay-marriage-case <p>A national group that opposes same-sex marriage is trying to intervene in a case scheduled to go before a federal judge in Oregon this week.</p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:06:40 +0000 Chris Lehman 1602 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org National Group Attempts 11th-Hour Intervention In Oregon Gay Marriage Case Youth Access To Marijuana Remains A Concern Under Legalization http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/youth-access-marijuana-remains-concern-under-legalization <p>As Washington and Colorado go where no state or nation has gone before concerns remain about kids getting their hands on pot.</p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:40:21 +0000 Austin Jenkins 1601 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org Youth Access To Marijuana Remains A Concern Under Legalization Idaho Man Gets 9 Months Hard Time For Rock Theft http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/idaho-man-gets-9-months-hard-time-rock-theft <p>A man who supplied decorative stone to Boise-area lawns was sentenced to nine months in prison on Monday for rock theft.</p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:28:29 +0000 Jessica Robinson 1600 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org Idaho Man Gets 9 Months Hard Time For Rock Theft Campaign To Get Sherman Alexie Book To Idaho Students Tops Goal http://nwnewsnetwork.org/post/campaign-get-sherman-alexie-book-idaho-students-tops-goal <p>Two women in Washington have raised enough money to send 350 copies of a controversial book by Sherman Alexie to students in Meridian, Idaho.</p><p> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:35:48 +0000 Jessica Robinson 1599 at http://nwnewsnetwork.org Campaign To Get Sherman Alexie Book To Idaho Students Tops Goal