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Articles from the October 22, 2012 edition

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 By Snohomish County Council    News    October 22, 2012

County Council Approves Countywide Transfer of Development Rights Program

The protection of farm and forest lands received a boost by the Snohomish County Council with the passage of a countywide Transfer of Development Rights program. Transfer of Development Rights (TDR) is a market-based mechanism that promotes growth...

 By Washington News Service    News    October 22, 2012

West Coast Salmon Show Up in Virginia Courtroom

SEATTLE - This week, a federal court in Virginia is being asked to overturn a decision that has major impacts on Northwest salmon and steelhead. In four western states, including Washington, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) recommends...

 By Staff    News    October 22, 2012


"Rick Larsen’s unqualified support of the Gateway Pacific Terminal has cost him the vote of many citizens in the Second Congressional District and the endorsement of his own party in Whatcom County. But, not for the reasons one would...