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» PCC Board of Trustees report: July 2015
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Labor Today

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Port of Oakland adopts $470 million b...
Oakland’s Board of Port Commissioners has approved a $470 million Fisca...
LA terminal expansion to allow better...
The Port of Los Angeles announced this week it will begin construction this s...
Swedish-Providence nurses call for be...
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In two weeks, the Washington State Labor Council will publish its 2015 Legisl...



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Local Forecast

National Weather Service thirty six hour forecast for Redmond, Washington and the Seattle area



Hi 90 °F

Sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind around 8 mph.


Mostly Clear

Lo 59 °F

Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.



Hi 86 °F

Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

View the full seven day National Weather Service forecast for Redmond, Washington.

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