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Compare health insurance in Washington

OLYMPIA, Wash. – The Washington Health Benefit Exchange reached another milestone recently when the Exchange Board provided final certification of health plans to be offered through Washington Healthplanfinder. Washington Healthplanfinder, the new online marketplace where you can find, compare and enroll in health insurance in Washington State, opens Oct., 1, 2013. Following initial approval by […]

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Northwest Trek offers seniors ½ price admission

Eatonville, Wash. – Seniors aged 65 and older receive special half-price general admission at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park throughout the month of September. They also receive 10 percent discounts in the Forest Cafe, gift shop and on the Zip Wild zip line/challenge courses. Northwest Trek is always a special place for grandparents who want to […]

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Washington wine industry faces threat

“It’s the single highest threat to sustainable wine grape production facing our industry,” says Todd Newhouse, owner of Upland Vineyards near Outlook, and one of the oldest vineyards in Washington. The threat Newhouse refers to is the lack of available clean plants for vineyard plantings. Viruses can reduce the life of a vineyard investment by […]

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Great Strait Sale

HWY 112 LAIRD’S CORNER TO NEAH BAY September 14, 9am-4pm  Garage/yard sales, fundraisers and fun along the 61 miles of Hwy 112, the Strait of Juan de Fuca National Scenic Byway.  Community sale sites will be located at Joyce Depot Museum, Clallam Bay school bus barn, and Neah Bay Village Market in a flea market […]

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Wooden Boat Festival

PORT TOWNSEND September 6-8, 2013 A celebration of Port Townsend’s rich maritime heritage. This family friendly festival includes lots of activities and educational opportunities. There are indoor and outdoor presentations about all aspects of boating- from boat building and maintenance to rowing and sea kayaking. More than 300 wooden boats participate in the festivities. There are […]

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Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival

Port Angeles–Taste the bounty of the Olympic coast and savor the riches from the region’s sparkling blue waters, magical forests, and organic farms at the 12th Annual Dungeness Crab and Seafood Festival, Friday-Sunday, October 11-13, 2013 in Port Angeles, Wash. “Crabfest is the annual celebration of our region’s diverse bounty, the seafood, agriculture and maritime […]

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Seattle on a Budget

Seattle offers an impressive array of free or affordable attractions. Additionally, savvy travelers take advantage of some major seasonal and year-around sightseeing, dining and accommodations packages. Seattle CityPass Visitors wanting the “full Seattle experience” often choose to purchase a Seattle CityPass to get the most for their money. Included in the CityPass are admission tickets […]

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Seattle's Major Attractions

  NEIGHBORHOODS & HISTORIC DISTRICTS Pike Place Market One of the oldest continuously-operated farmer’s markets in the U.S., Pike Place Market presides over a nine acre historic district in the heart of downtown Seattle. The market features fresh fish and produce stands, arts and crafts, ethnic groceries and gift stores, vintage clothing, antiques and collectibles, […]

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Vancouver Spotlight

Vancouver Spotlight Incomparable Special Event or Meeting-click here A Click Away from a Great Stay. Holiday Inn Express Enjoy all in one! A $30 value at the Hilton Residence Inn – It’s not a room. It’s a residence! Special Offers View all Best Western Plus Vancouver Mall’s Movie Night Getaway Package  Book a one night’s […]