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Accessed on 02 February 2019, 1445 UTC, Post 18363.
Eliminating the solar water tax credit, reclassifying small agriculture lots to residential and repealing an obsolete program are three ways the county could generate revenue and make its property tax code more equitable, according to a report to be considered next week by the County Council.
VANCOUVER, Wash. — A measles outbreak near Portland, Ore., revived a bitter debate about so-called “philosophical” exemptions to childhood vaccinations as public health officials throughout the Pacific Northwest scramble to limit the fallout.
HONOLULU — There was a half-empty bottle of vodka inside the pickup truck a suspected drunken driver plowed into a crowded Honolulu intersection, killing three people, according to a police statement filed in court Thursday.