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The U.S. Women's National Team coach has named four soccer pros from the Northwest to the World Cup roster Tuesday.

It’s been more than two months since the police shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes in Pasco, Washington.

People who support expanding background checks to include private gun sales in Oregon have tried for three years in a row to get their proposal through the legislature.

The Oregon Senate could vote Tuesday on expanding background checks to include private gun sales.

In California, March 31 is a legal holiday. Schools and government offices are closed for César Chávez Day.

It appears the days are numbered for Washington’s sprawling and largely unregulated medical marijuana marketplace.

The push to raise the gas tax by nearly 12 cents per gallon gas is still alive in the Washington legislature. But time is running out.

The Idaho legislature adjourned its overtime session over the weekend.

Idaho Lawmakers Approve Gas Tax Increase, Adjourn Session

Apr 13, 2015

Idaho’s gas tax is set to go up 7 cents per gallon under a bill now awaiting the governor’s signature.

Idaho Legislature Nears Gas Tax Deal, Adjournment

Apr 10, 2015

Idaho’s gas tax could go up 7 cents per gallon under a proposed deal between the House and Senate.